PUBLISHER
Koenig Books

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 8 x 9.5 in. / 248 pgs / 72 color / 23 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2015 p. 121   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783863357337 TRADE
List Price: $55.00 CDN $72.50

AVAILABILITY
In stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Barcelona, Spain
Fundació Antoni Tapies, 02/27/15-05/31/15

BROWSE THE 2020 FALL CATALOG

Preview our FALL 2020 catalog, featuring 500 new books on art, photography, design, architecture, film, music and visual culture.

  

KOENIG BOOKS

Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings

Text by Silvia Eiblmayr, Maria Lassnig, Laurence Rassel.

Maria Lassnig, “Naked (Lying) / Lying Naked (Rainer)”, 1948/9 is reproduced from <i>Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries, & Writings</i>. Focusing on Maria Lassnig's (1919-2014) elaborations of the self-portrait and her exploration of her personal relations with the object, the animal and the machine, Works, Diaries & Writings includes work made by the artist from 1942 up until shortly before her death in 2014 at age 94.
As an artist, Lassnig was preoccupied with a relentless self-questioning that she continued throughout her life. Her painting aimed at "body awareness," an effort to represent on canvas how her body felt to her from the inside. Her self-portraits were frequently expressed in traumatic, surrealistic forms that merged the human figure with the animal and the machine. This new volume presents 45 of Lassnig's paintings alongside a selection of her watercolors, videos, letters, photographs, drawings, writings (including from the artist's diaries) and archival material.

Maria Lassnig, “Naked (Lying) / Lying Naked (Rainer)”, 1948/9 is reproduced from Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries, & Writings.

Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings

in stock  $55.00


Free Shipping

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

FROM THE ARTBOOK BLOG

CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 3/11/2016

Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings

Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings, Myself as Alpine Cow

"Reality may look deformed but isn't because it takes place on another level, the level of feelings. If this often coincides with the level that's seen visually, then it's because my feeling of distance, trained by dealing with external things, has acquired a blind confidence so that external reality—the body everyone sees—is congruent with felt reality, the reality that's so difficult to define." Maria Lassnig's 1987 painting Myself as Alpine Cow is reproduced from Walther König's excellent study, Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings, a featured title at ARTBOOK @ Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, where we will be highlighting books on women artists of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. continue to blog


MARIA LASSNIG MONOGRAPHS + ARTIST'S BOOKS

Maria Lassnig: Letters to Hans Ulrich Obrist

MARIA LASSNIG: LETTERS TO HANS ULRICH OBRIST

Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Peter Pakesch, Hans Werner Poschauko. Text by Maria Lassnig, Hans Ulrich Obrist.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783960988175
USD $45.00
| CAN $63

Pub Date: 8/18/2020
Forthcoming


Woman Power: Maria Lassnig in New York 1968–1980

WOMAN POWER: MARIA LASSNIG IN NEW YORK 1968–1980

Edited by Janine Latham. Text by Elisabeth Bronfen.

PETZEL

ISBN: 9780986323089
USD $35.00
| CAN $47.5 UK £ 30

Pub Date: 6/27/2017
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Maria Lassnig: The Future Is Invented with Fragments from the Past

MARIA LASSNIG: THE FUTURE IS INVENTED WITH FRAGMENTS FROM THE PAST

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783960981244
USD $39.95
| CAN $53.95

Pub Date: 9/26/2017
Active | In stock


Maria Lassnig: Works, Diaries & Writings

MARIA LASSNIG: WORKS, DIARIES & WRITINGS

Text by Silvia Eiblmayr, Maria Lassnig, Laurence Rassel.

KOENIG BOOKS

ISBN: 9783863357337
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Active | In stock


Maria Lassnig: The Location of Pictures

MARIA LASSNIG: THE LOCATION OF PICTURES

Edited by Günther Holler-Schuster, Peter Pakesch. Text by Gottfried Boehm, Silvia Eiblmayr, Oswald Wiener, Peter Pakesch, Günther Holler-Schuster.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783863352752
USD $47.50
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Out of print | Not available


Maria Lassnig: In the Mirror of Possibilities

MARIA LASSNIG: IN THE MIRROR OF POSSIBILITIES

Edited by Julia Friedrich. Text by Elisabeth Bronfen, Julia Friedrich, Oswald Wiener.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775724180
USD $60.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 9/30/2009
Out of print | Not available


Maria Lassnig

MARIA LASSNIG

Text by Julia Peyton-Jones. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783865604552
USD $58.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 9/1/2008
Out of print | Not available



print icon


arrow back


arrow next


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