Published by Walther König, Köln. Edited with text by Scott Watson. Text by Nora M. Alter, Maria Eichhorn, Pamela M. Lee, Nina Power.
The publication focuses on two ongoing projects by German installation artist Maria Eichhorn (born 1962), both of which explore the representation and regulation of sexual imagery. Prohibited Imports now consists of four books that were censored by Japanese customs; Film Lexicon of Sexual Practices currently comprises 20 films.
Published by Walther König, Köln. Text by Tilman Bezzenberger, Charles Esche, Maria Eichhorn
This publication presents documentation surrounding the public-limited-company-as-artwork, “Maria Eichhorn Aktiengesellschaft,” which was a star of 2002’s Documenta XI and won that year’s Arnold Bode Prize. In addition to texts establishing the political, economic, judicial and theoretical context of the work, this volume contains revealing tax and contractual documents.