Published by Gregory R. Miller & Co.. Edited by David Norr. Text by Carla Acevedo-Yates, Mark Godfrey, Legacy Russell. Interviews by Thelma Golden and Eva Respini.
This is the first monograph to collect the complete works to date of New YorkĖbased multimedia artist Firelei BŠez (born 1981), fully illustrated with images of her immersive installations, sculptural commissions, paintings and more than 150 works on paper. Major new texts explore the artistís biography, symbolism and the historical foundations of her works, from curator Mark Godfrey, MCA Chicago curator Carla Acevedo-Yates, ICA Boston curator Eva Respini and an in-depth conversation with Studio Museum Director Thelma Golden. Bringing together more than 10 years of exhibitions and installations, from her acclaimed 2016 exhibition at the Perez Art Museum Miami to her 2021 commission for the ICA Boston, Firelei BŠez: to breathe full and free is a landmark presentation of the work of this exciting emerging artist.