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MONOGRAPHS & CATALOGSChantal Akerman: Moving Through Time and Space
BLAFFER GALLERY, THE ART MUSEUM OF THE UNIVERISTY OF HOUSTON
Hardcover, 8 x 10 in. / 72 pgs / 80 color. | 5/1/2008 | Awaiting stock
ISBN 9780977802852 | $24.95
Chantal Akerman: Too Far, Too Close
Pbk, 8.75 x 10.5 in. / 112 pgs / 55 color / 25 bw. | 8/31/2012 | In stock
ISBN 9789461300447 | $40.00
Published by Ludion.
Edited by Anders Kreuger. Introduction by Dieter Roelstraete. Text by Giuliana Bruno, Tim Griffin, Vivian Sky Rehberg, Steven Jacobs. Interview by Elisabeth Lebovici.
This retrospective monograph documents the career of director Chantal Akerman (born 1950), who made her breakthrough in 1975 with Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, a film about the everyday activities of a housewife. Her work since then has continued to investigate ideas of biography, gender, identity and memory.
Paperback, 8.75 x 10.5 in. / 112 pgs / 55 color / 25 bw.
PUB DATE 8/31/2012
CATALOG: FALL 2012 p. 159
ISBN 9789461300447 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $40.00 CDN $40.00
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Published by Blaffer Gallery, The Art Museum of the Univeristy of Houston.
Edited by Terrie Sultan. Preface and Acknowledgments by Paul Ha, Jane Farver, Rina Carvajal, Terrie Sultan. Texts by Claudia Schmuckli, William Arning, Klaus Ottmann, Rina Carvajal, Terrie Sultan.
Since 1968, Brussels-born, Paris-based Chantal Akerman has produced over 50 film and video works, in the genres of documentary and French New Wave-inspired fictional narrative. She is one of the foremost auteur-directors working today, yet she has never had a solo museum exhibition in the United States, nor has there been significant scholarly inquiry into her body of work. Her early experiments with Structuralist, Marxist and Feminist filmmaking have expanded what is possible in film today. Asserting Akerman's contribution to the genre, this volume introduces her work to those who have not had a chance to see it firsthand. With interpretive and anecdotal commentary on Akerman's oeuvre, the documentary films covered here have not been explored elsewhere.
Hardcover, 8 x 10 in. / 72 pgs / 80 color.
PUB DATE 5/1/2008
CATALOG: SPRING 2008 p. 80
ISBN 9780977802852 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $24.95 CDN $24.95
STATUS: Out of stock
Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.
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