PUBLISHER
DelMonico Books/Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago/Hammer Museum

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 9 x 11.5 in. / 208 pgs / 200 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Forthcoming

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D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: MID WINTER 2020 p. 15   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9781942884835 TRADE
List Price: $60.00 CDN $84.00 GBP £53.00

AVAILABILITY
Awaiting stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Chicago, IL
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
02/20/21–05/02/21

Los Angeles, CA
Hammer Museum, 06/06/21–08/29/21

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Andrea Bowers

Edited with text by Connie Butler, Michael Darling. Foreword by Ann Philbin, Madeleine Grynsztejn. Text by Deena Metzger, Lucía Sanromán, Lucia Allain, Julia Bryan-Wilson.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Andrea Bowers.'

Between art and activism, from climate change to immigration: the multimedia work of Andrea Bowers

Based in Los Angeles, Andrea Bowers (born 1965) constructs her practice around the notions of collaboration, representation and engagement. Through her dedication to social and environmental justice, as well as her partnerships with activist organizations and various protest movements, Bowers has renegotiated her role as artist in society. Running throughout her drawings, paintings, videos and installations is a rigorous reevaluation of the concepts, structures and images that have guided our relentless search for meaning and justice. With work that is at once hyper-conceptual and socially engaged, Bowers creates spaces within which to share and evaluate the potential of art as a tool for social progress—while serving as witness and documentarian to the work of activists worldwide.

This book is a comprehensive and definitive survey of Bowers’ work to date and investigates some of the key, longstanding interests that have guided her practice. Critical pieces from writers of various backgrounds and fields position Bowers’ practice in the context of the movements, histories and struggles that make up these broader concerns. Accompanying these illuminating texts are full-color illustrations of works, including a selection of Bowers’ well-known neon sculptures and large-scale installations, as well as numerous other drawings, paintings, photographs and video works.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Andrea Bowers.'

Andrea Bowers

STATUS: Forthcoming | 2/16/2021

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Andrea Bowers

ANDREA BOWERS

DELMONICO BOOKS/MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CHICAGO/HAMMER MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781942884835
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 2/16/2021
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Andrea Bowers

ANDREA BOWERS

Edited by Rebecca McGrew, Ciara Ennis. Introduction by Rebecca McGrew. Text by Maria Elena Buszek, Peter Kalb. Interview by Ciara Ennis.

POMONA COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART

ISBN: 9780985625139
USD $39.95
| CAN $50

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Out of print | Not available



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