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Polly Apfelbaum: Deep Purple, Red Shoes
MER. PAPER KUNSTHALLE

Hbk, 11.5 x 11.5 in. / 32 pgs / 10 color / 8 bw. | 5/24/2016 | Awaiting stock
ISBN 9789491775963 | $70.00



Polly Apfelbaum
ICA PHILADELPHIA

Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 88 pgs / 40 color. | 5/2/2003 | Not available
ISBN 9780884541035 | $25.00



Polly Apfelbaum: Deep Purple, Red ShoesPolly Apfelbaum: Deep Purple, Red Shoes

Published by MER. Paper Kunsthalle.

New York–based Polly Apfelbaum’s (born 1955) oeuvre, a mixture of two- and three-dimensional art, is situated at the intersection of painting, sculpture and installation, and often introduces various techniques considered "female"—such as weaving—into the realm of contemporary art. In her new artist’s book, Deep Purple, Red Shoes, published on the occasion of her eponymous exhibition at Be-Part in Waregem, Belgium, Apfelbaum combines a modern-day discourse with the tradition of handwoven carpets from a village in Oaxaca, Mexico, where the entire community is involved in carpet making, designing carpets that practically covered her exhibition space. The volume begins with a few enigmatic cut-out pages in bright red, orange and purple, representing the shapes of the Be-Part rugs. These are followed by installation views in black and white, while a series of details in full color unveils the installation bit by bit.

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MER. PAPER KUNSTHALLE

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 11.5 x 11.5 in. / 32 pgs / 10 color / 8 bw.

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Forthcoming

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CATALOG: SPRING 2016 p. 82   

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Polly ApfelbaumPolly Apfelbaum

Published by ICA Philadelphia.
Artwork by Polly Apfelbaum. Contributions by Ingrid Schaffner. Text by Tim Griffin, Irving Sandler, Claudia Gould.

Polly Apfelbaum creates what she calls “fallen paintings,” hybrid works of rare beauty that exist in a contentious, ambivalent space between painting, sculpture and installation. These works transform the colors of mass culture into wild oscillating spectra bordering on the organic. This volume accompanies the first large museum survey of her work, and features new and recent installations as well as a range of work from the past 15 years.

PUBLISHER
ICA PHILADELPHIA

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 88 pgs / 40 color.

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PUB DATE
Out of print

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CATALOG: SPRING 2003

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ISBN 9780884541035 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $25.00 CDN $30.00

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STATUS: Out of print | 00/00/00

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