Edited with text by Nicole Schweizer. Texts by Emmanuel Alloa, Nora M. Alter, Erika Balsom, Juli Carson, Gil Z. Hochberg.
This first monograph dedicated to the work of Israeli-born artist Yael Bartana (born 1970) gives a comprehensive overview of the artist’s films, installations, performative projects, photographs, and sound works of the past 15 years.
Pbk, 9.25 x 11.25 in. / 160 pgs / 120 color. | 8/22/2017 | In stock $55.00
Published by JRP|Ringier. Edited with text by Nicole Schweizer. Texts by Emmanuel Alloa, Nora M. Alter, Erika Balsom, Juli Carson, Gil Z. Hochberg.
From Bartana’s early video vignettes to her most recent project What if Women Ruled the World? (2017), by way of her monumental trilogy And Europe Will Be Stunned (2007–11) with which she represented Poland at the 54th Venice Biennale, the book highlights the artist’s fascination with the ways that social rituals shape both individual identities and collective memory. Bartana’s works are themselves modeled on the aesthetics of the ritual, and are therefore performances that unapologetically seduce us. Her films draw attention to the fact that cinema is a ritual, and that the camera, perhaps better than any other device, mimics the ritualistic in its ability to fetishize, seduce and draw us into the ceremony we are watching.
Published by Petzel. Text by Eyal Danon, Benjamin Seroussi.
This volume documents Inferno, a new film by Israeli artist Yael Bartana (born 1970), which depicts the inauguration and destruction of a temple based on the true reconstruction of Solomon's Temple by an evangelical neo-Pentecostal group in São Paulo, Brazil.
BOOK FORMAT Hardcover, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 52 pgs / 56 color / 18 bw.
PUBLISHING STATUS Pub Date 5/26/2015 Out of stock indefinitely
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. Exclusive Catalog: FALL 2015 p. 171
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9780986323003FLAT40 List Price: $30.00 CDN $40.00 GBP £27.00
Published by Hatje Cantz. Edited by Yilmaz Dziewior. Text by Meike Behm, Galit Eilat, Moshe Ninio, Eva Birkenstock.
Bartana's works reflect the relationship between the individual and society while taking into consideration the specific political situation in her homeland, Israel. This publication contains an extensive visual and written presentation of all of the artist's works, as well as a complete videography.
Published by Veenman Publishers. Essays by Galit Eilat and Charles Esche.
Yael Bartana (born in 1970 in Israel) makes work largely about her conflicted homeland. She has an exceptionally sensitive eye for public ritual and ceremony, both organized and spontaneous. Her videos document such moments, often slowing them down or editing them in ways that focus on the intimate actions that define a person's public persona and private uncertainties.
PUBLISHER Veenman Publishers
BOOK FORMAT Paperback, 6.5 x 8 in. / 56 pgs / 85 color.
PUBLISHING STATUS Pub Date 8/15/2006 No longer our product
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. Exclusive Catalog: FALL 2006 p. 103
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9789086900039TRADE List Price: $20.00 CDN $25.00