PUBLISHER
Hatje Cantz

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Hardcover, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 40 color / 10 bw.

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Out of print

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Catalog: FALL 2004

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ISBN 9783775714730 TRADE
List Price: $35.00 CDN $40.00

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HATJE CANTZ

Teresa Margolles

Essays by Santiago Sierra, Udo Kittelmann, Elmer Mendoza and Gabriela Jauregui.

The work of Mexican artist Teresa Margolles revolves around what is perhaps the last great taboo topic of our time: death. Her approach is even more daring, for she is not interested in folklore and ritual but in the palpable reality of the corpse. “What does a corpse have to go through?” wonders Margolles, who is also a forensic medical assistant and a scholar in the field of communications. Employing a minimalist aesthetic, she transforms extinguished life, rendering it perceptible through artistic intervention, thereby rescuing “her” decedents from anonymous oblivion. This first publication devoted to Margolles' work presents an examination of her place in art history by Gabriela Jauregui, concluding remarks by the Spanish artist Santiago Sierra, and a literary text by the Mexican crime novelist Elmer Mendoza. His short story, written in experimental prose, offers impressions of life in Culiacan, one of the bastions of the narcotics business in Mexico.
Teresa Margolles

STATUS: Out of print | 11/28/2010

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Teresa Margolles: Ya Basta Hijos de Puta

TERESA MARGOLLES: YA BASTA HIJOS DE PUTA

Edited with text by Diego Sileo.

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ISBN: 9788836639168
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Teresa Margolles: Frontera

TERESA MARGOLLES: FRONTERA

Text by Alpha Escobedo, Leobardo Alvarado, Rein Wolfs, Letizia Ragaglia.

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Pub Date: 2/29/2012
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Teresa Margolles: What Else Could We Talk About?

TERESA MARGOLLES: WHAT ELSE COULD WE TALK ABOUT?

Edited by Cuauhtémoc Medina. Text by Taiyana Pimentel, Elmer Mendoza, Ernesto Diazmartínez, Teresa Margolles, Antonio Escohotado, Mariana Botey.

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Pub Date: 3/31/2010
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Teresa Margolles: 127 Cuerpos

TERESA MARGOLLES: 127 CUERPOS

Text by Heriberto Yepez, Nike Bätzner, Patrizia Dander.

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Teresa Margolles

TERESA MARGOLLES

Essays by Santiago Sierra, Udo Kittelmann, Elmer Mendoza and Gabriela Jauregui.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775714730
USD $35.00
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Pub Date: 8/2/2004
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