Item description for Timer 1: Contemporary Art after Nine Eleven by Demetrio Paparoni...
Artists play a fundamental role as mirrors of society and can, in particular, give expression to specific corners of the world in our global economy. Timer 1 presents the work of eighty international artists from all generations. The overarching theme of this volume is "Intimit/Intimacy" and deals with the relationship the artist has with him/herself in the age of the telecommunications revolution. All works date from September 11th, 2001, a date forever stamped in our memories and a turning point in our history. Timer 1 explores the interior spaces of a new social context created after the attack on the Twin Towers.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.08" Width: 9.51" Height: 1.12" Weight: 4.2 lbs.
Release Date Aug 5, 2008
ISBN 8861302963 ISBN13 9788861302969
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More About Demetrio Paparoni
Gianni Mercurio, curator and writer, lives and works in Rome. He is the author of The Andy Warhol Show (2004), The Keith Haring Show (2005), and The Jean-Michel Basquiat Show (2006) published by Skira. Demetrio Paparoni founded the contemporary art magazine Tema Celeste in 1983, acting as its editor-in-chief until 2000. He teaches the history of contemporary art at the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Catania.