Published by August Verlag. Text by Frédéric Paul.
The graphic, diagrammatic paintings of New York–based painter and filmmaker Sarah Morris (born 1967) play with notions of social space and identity through rigorous abstraction. This publication explores themes such as power, geometry and manipulation in both her paintings and films.
Sarah Morris (born 1967) has explored surface as a means of investigating power, psychology and urban and bureaucratic structures through her layered artistic practice including films, paintings, drawings and site-specific installations. This audio CD documents an interview between Morris, Robert Eikmeyer and Thomas Knoefel from the inauguration of her large-scale site-specific work titled Hornet at Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen in Düsseldorf, Germany in 2010.
Published by Walther König, Köln. Text by Anthony Lane, Andrea Phillips, Colin Chinnery.
Sarah Morris' Beijing continues her series of films and paintings dealing with cities as sites of spectacle, bureaucracy and conspiracy. Morris spent several years visiting and observing Beijing in the lead up to the 2008 Olympic Games exploring the authoritarian turbo-capitalist state. This book provides an array of images captured from her film as well as her investigation of the city that inspired her paintings.
Published by Walther König, Köln. Text by Matthias Mühling.
This artist's book presents "1972," a film by British-American artist Sarah Morris that depicts the Federal Republic of Germany at the time of the 1972 Munich Olympics. According to Diedrich Diederichsen, Morris' oeuvre works out the "fundamental and paradoxical condition characteristic of a semiotic capitalism... "
Sarah Morris is interested in archetypes, in using the iconographic language of images and materials already fraught with significance. Known for her perspectival color-field images of apartment buildings, Capital, her first work in book form, pulls sped-up images and stills from her video project of the same name.
BOOK FORMAT Clothbound, 8.75 x 7.75 in. / 96 pgs / 40 color.
PUBLISHING STATUS Pub Date 2/2/2002 Out of print
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. Exclusive Catalog: SPRING 2002
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9783896110985SDNR30 List Price: $35.00 CDN $40.00