Published by Edizioni Periferia. Text by Christoph Lichtin, Rainer M. Mason, Vallerio Dehň.
In this handsome and juicy Bible-style leatherette artist's book, Swiss-born artist Urs Lüthi (born 1947) looks back on 40 years of artistic production. Art is the Better Life contains over 500 reproductions of Lüthi's prolific oeuvre of sculptures, paintings, essays and installation shots of exhibitions dating from1970 to 2009'smajor retrospective at the Lucerne Museum of Fine Art.
PUBLISHER EDIZIONI PERIFERIA
BOOK FORMAT Hardcover, 4 x 6 in. / 1824 pgs / 96 color / 400 bw.
PUBLISHING STATUS PUB DATE 3/31/2010 Active
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE CATALOG: SPRING 2010 p. 127
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9783907474518TRADE LIST PRICE: $69.00 CDN $85.00
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Published by Hatje Cantz Publishers. Artwork by Urs Lthi. Edited by Helmut Friedel. Text by Anne Maier, Heiner Georgsdorf.
An artist's book totally conceived and designed by Urs Lthi on his computer*and as such the book reflects in a truly direct way Lthi's pictorial ideas. The book's central theme is the satirizing of global leisure culture.