Published by Walther König, Köln. Foreword by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Yolanda Romero. Text by Claire Bishop, Ellen Blumenstein, Eva Fabbris, Chus Martinez, Carmen Roll.
The third in a trilogy of books addressing marginality and outsider art as an artistic position, Mad Marginal Number 3 looks at the work of Spanish artist Dora García (born 1965), who explores the limits of art discourse in her text-based works.
Published by Jovis. Edited by Julia Schäfer, Dora Garcia.
Is there an “imaginary GDR?” How reliable are our recollections? What fixed patterns are followed by fictionalization of the past? Spanish artist Dora García asks these questions in this dense collage of photographic stills, archival material from the Ministry of State Security, sections of surveillance videos and literary excerpts.