ARTIST MONOGRAPHS

Adrian Piper

Museum Exhibition Catalogues, Monographs, Artist's Projects, Curatorial Writings and Essays


     

ACTIVE BACKLIST

Adrian Piper: A Reader

Edited by Cornelia Butler and David Platzker. With texts by Diarmuid Costello, Jörg Heiser, Kobena Mercer, Nizan Shaked, Vid Simoniti, and Elvan Zabunyan.

Pbk, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 280 pgs / 52 color / 75 bw. | 5/22/2018 | In stock
ISBN 9781633450332 | $45.00


Adrian Piper: A Synthesis of Intuitions 1965–2016

Edited by Christophe Cherix, Cornelia Butler, and David Platzker. With texts by Christophe Cherix, Cornelia Butler, David Platzker, and Adrian Piper. Backmatter compiled by Tessa Ferreyros

Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 352 pgs / 373 color. | 5/22/2018 | In stock
ISBN 9781633450493 | $65.00


Adrian Piper

Edited with text by Begum Yasar. Text by Aliza Shvarts.

Pbk, 7.25 x 10 in. / 92 pgs / illustrated throughout. | 5/22/2018 | In stock
ISBN 9781944379209 | $25.00


  

OUT OF PRINT LISTING

Adrian Piper: A Retrospective, 1965-2000

Artwork by Adrian Piper. Edited by Maurice Berger. Contributions by Jean Fisher, Kobena Mercer. Text by Laura Cottingham.

Paperback, 9 x 12 in. / 230 pgs / 30 color / 50 bw | 11/2/1999 | Not available
ISBN 9781890761028 | $25.00


Adrian Piper: A ReaderAdrian Piper: A Reader

Published by The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Edited by Cornelia Butler and David Platzker. With texts by Diarmuid Costello, Jörg Heiser, Kobena Mercer, Nizan Shaked, Vid Simoniti, and Elvan Zabunyan.

Published for MoMA’s retrospective exhibition and in collaboration with the artist, this volume presents new critical essays that expand on Piper's practice in ways that have been previously under- or unaddressed. Focused texts by established and emerging scholars assess themes in Piper’s work such as the Kantian framework that draws on her extensive philosophical studies; her unique contribution to first-generation conceptual art; the turning point in her work, in the early 1970s, from conceptual works to performance; the connection of her work with her yoga practice; her ongoing exposure of and challenge to xenophobia and sexism; and the relation between prevailing interpretations of her work and the viewers who engender them.



PUBLISHER
The Museum of Modern Art, New York

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 280 pgs / 52 color / 75 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2018 p. 22   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9781633450332 TRADE
List Price: $45.00 CDN $60.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

in stock  $45.00


Free Shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S.
FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

Adrian Piper: A Synthesis of Intuitions 1965–2016Adrian Piper: A Synthesis of Intuitions 1965–2016

Published by The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Edited by Christophe Cherix, Cornelia Butler, and David Platzker. With texts by Christophe Cherix, Cornelia Butler, David Platzker, and Adrian Piper. Backmatter compiled by Tessa Ferreyros

Adrian Piper has consistently produced groundbreaking work that has profoundly shaped the form and content of conceptual art since the 1960s. Strongly inflected by her longstanding involvement with philosophy and yoga, her pioneering investigations into the political, social, psychological and spiritual potential of conceptual art have had an incalculable influence on artists working today.

Published in conjunction with the most comprehensive exhibition of her work to date, this catalog presents more than 280 artworks that encompass the full range of Piper’s mediums: works on paper, video, multimedia installation, performance, painting, sound and photo-texts. Essays by curators and scholars examine her extensive research into altered states of consciousness; the introduction of the Mythic Being—her subversive masculine alter-ego; her media and installation works from after 1980, which reveal and challenge stereotypes of race and gender; and the global conditions that illuminate the significance of her art. Previously unpublished texts by the artist lay out significant events in her personal history and her deeply felt ideas about the relationship between viewer and art object. This publication expands our understanding of the conceptual and post-conceptual art movements and Piper’s pivotal position among her peers and for later generations.

Adrian Piper (born 1948) is a first-generation conceptual artist and analytic philosopher. She received an AA in Fine Art from the School of Visual Arts in 1969, a BA in Philosophy with a minor in Medieval and Renaissance Musicology from the City College of New York in 1974 and a PhD in Philosophy from Harvard University in 1981. Piper’s artwork is in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, the Centre Pompidou, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Generali Foundation and the Museum of Contemporary Art of Los Angeles, among others.



PUBLISHER
The Museum of Modern Art, New York

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 9.5 x 12 in. / 352 pgs / 373 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2018 p. 22   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9781633450493 TRADE
List Price: $65.00 CDN $87.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

in stock  $65.00


Free Shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S.
FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

Adrian PiperAdrian Piper

Published by Lévy Gorvy.
Edited with text by Begum Yasar. Text by Aliza Shvarts.

Marking Lévy Gorvy’s first solo exhibition with acclaimed conceptual artist and philosopher Adrian Piper (born 1948), this focused presentation includes examples from The Mythic Being series (1973–75), It’s Just Art (1980) and Here, an installation work conceived in 2008 and realized for the first time at the gallery. Together, these three bodies of work delve into interrelated themes Piper has explored throughout her career—the intersubjective formation of self, identity, race and gender; racism, sexism, xenophobia and competing conceptions of political responsibility. The book includes an essay by Begum Yasar and Aliza Shvarts, “Alienation, Too, Has Its Uses,” which thinks through Piper’s writings and works to discuss contemporary manifestations of xenophobia and racism. Also included are a biography of the artist and color plates of the works.



PUBLISHER
Lévy Gorvy

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 7.25 x 10 in. / 92 pgs / illustrated throughout.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2018 p. 111   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9781944379209 TRADE
List Price: $25.00 CDN $34.50

AVAILABILITY
In stock

in stock  $25.00


Free Shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S.
FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

Adrian Piper: A Retrospective, 1965-2000

Issues in Cultural Theory, No. 3

Published by Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, UMBC.
Artwork by Adrian Piper. Edited by Maurice Berger. Contributions by Jean Fisher, Kobena Mercer. Text by Laura Cottingham.



PUBLISHER
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, UMBC

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 9 x 12 in. / 230 pgs / 30 color / 50 bw

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Out of print

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 1999

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9781890761028 TRADE
List Price: $25.00 CDN $30.00

AVAILABILITY
Not available

STATUS: Out of print | 8/15/2005

For assistance locating a copy, please see our list of recommended out of print specialists




ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the art world's source for books on art & culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
75 Broad Street, Suite 630
New York NY 10004
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2017 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com