Steven Parrino: Nihilism Is Love
Published by Walther König, Köln.
Edited with text by Friedemann Malsch, Fabian Flückiger. Text by Konrad Bitterli, Catherine Dossin, Reinhard Ermen, Amy Granat, Pierre Huber, Matthew McCaslin, Olivier Mosset, Bob Nickas, Steven Parrino, Mai-Thu Perret, Amy O’Neill, Rolf Ricke, Marc-Olivier Wahler.
The first comprehensive monograph on the art and music of Steven Parrino, beloved doyen of ’80s New York
By the mid-1980s, painter and musician Steven Parrino (1958–2005) was one of the most influential artists in New York—yet this is the first book to appraise his subversive work blending subculture and fine art.