Published by JRP|Ringier. Edited by Sigismond de Vajay, François Mussard, Rompo. Text by Mario Bellatín, et al.
This artist’s book, conceived of by the artist, curator and publisher Sigismond de Vajay (born 1972), combines 70 of his drawings with commissioned essays by Mexican novelist Mario Bellatín, French biologist and glaciology researcher Bruno Jourdain and geography and biotechnology expert Elizabeth R. Johnson.
Published by Ediciones Polar. Edited by Sigismond de Vajay.
The watercolors and drawings of French artist Sigismond de Vajay (born 1972) address globalization and power structures with what critic Pedro Donoso describes as “a healthy sarcasm that goes beyond the pessimistic campaign of fear orchestrated by the media. These Nouveaux Desastres show the symphonic beauty of the destruction of all things, without forgetting the unavoidable environmental impact caused by men and their big toys.”
PUBLISHER Ediciones Polar
BOOK FORMAT Clth, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 128 pgs / 62 color.
PUBLISHING STATUS Pub Date 5/31/2010 Active
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. Exclusive Catalog: SPRING 2010 p. 132
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9789872507909TRADE List Price: $35.00 CDN $40.00
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