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Arakawa, Shūsaku 1936-2010

Overview
Works: 178 works in 385 publications in 8 languages and 6,090 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Designs and plans  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Creator, Editor, Engraver, Other
Classifications: N7359.A7, 700.922
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Most widely held works about Shūsaku Arakawa
 
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Most widely held works by Shūsaku Arakawa
The mechanism of meaning : work in progress (1963-1971, 1978) based on the method of Arakawa by Shusaku Arakawa( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reversible destiny : Arakawa/Gins by Andrew E Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the last three decades, Arakawa (Shusaku Arakawa, b. 1936) and Madeline Gins (b. 1941) have created a remarkable body of work that bridges disciplines and seeks to expand the definition of artistic practice. This volume, published on the occasion of a major exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum SoHo, features two important collaborations, The Mechanism of Meaning, 1963-73, 1996, and their "reversible destiny" architecture projects, begun in 1971
Architectural body by Madeline Gins( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This manifesto is a verbal articulation of the authors' visionary theory of how the human body, architecture, and creativity define and sustain one another. This revolutionary work by artist-architects Arakawa and Madeline Gins demonstrates the inter-connectedness of innovative architectural design, the poetic process, and philosophical inquiry. Together, they have created an experimental and widely admired body of work--museum installations, landscape and park commissions, home and office designs, avant-garde films, poetry collections--that challenges traditional notions about the built envir
Making dying illegal : architecture against death : original to the 21st century by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Making Dying Illegal is the latest installment of the ongoing Arakawa and Gins Reversible Destiny Project. By making the on-the-surface absurd proposal to legislate against dying, a strong political and satirical strategy is produced as a series of architectural principles that relate to Arakawa's buildings in Europe and Japan. Having read the book over many times in editing, we feel that MDI can become what the reader wants to make it. This flexible text smacks of Alice in Wonderland, Dada tract, and contemporary self-help political critique--a truly exciting text."--Publisher's website
Arakawa : le signifié ou si by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in German and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situation concepts; Arakawa [et al( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and Germanic and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa : the Arts Club of Chicago, November 18 through December 31, 1981 by Danielle Rice( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mechanismus der Bedeutung (Werk im Entstehen: 1963-1971) by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour ne pas mourir = To not to die by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in French and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa : Bilder und Zeichnungen 1962-1981 : 18. Dezember 1981 bis 31. Januar 1982, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Niemals sterben!! : Architektur gegen den Tod by Madeline Gins( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situation concepts : Arakawa [... et al.] : Galerie im taxispalais, 9.2-4.3.1971( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in Dutch and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four contemporary painters : Arakawa, Bruce Boice, Ronald Davis, Agnes Martin : [Exhibition, 20 September through 29 October 1978] by Cleveland Museum of Art( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in German and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For example (a critique of never) : a melodrama from the mechanism of meaning = Per esempio : una critica del mai : melodramma da Il meccanismo del significato by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa : Daadgalerie, 30. Juni-5. August 1990 by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa Shūsaku no jikkenten, miru mono ga tsukurareru ba by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in Japanese and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arakawa and Madeline Gins : architecture : sites of reversible destiny (architectural experiments after Auschwitz-Hiroshima) by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the collaboration of over 30 years between the New York-based artists Arakawa and Madeline Gins, this book is a unique and predominantly visual exploration into architecture and its centrality to the project of human self-knowledge and self-formation, carrying philosophical argument into the realm of construction. It asks what is the nature of perception? and how does the human being relate to surrounding space?
Arakawa : dal 3 al 31 ottobre 1967, Galleria Schwarz by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mechanism of meaning by Shūsaku Arakawa( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arakawa

Arakawa 1936-

Arakawa 1936-2010

Arakawa, Schusaku 1936-2010

Arakawa Shusaku

Arakawa, Shūsaku 1936-

Arakawa, Shūsaku 1936-2010

Arakawa, Syusaku

Shūsaku Arakawa

Shusaku Arakawa artista e architetto giapponese

Shusaku Arakawa Japanese artist and architect

Shūsaku Arakawa japanischer Architekt, Maler und Grafiker

Shusaku Arakawa Japans kunstenaar (1936-2010)

Аракава, Сюсаку

شوساکو آراکاوا هنرمند و معمار ژاپنی

アラカワ, シュウサク

アラカワ, シュウサク 1936-2010

荒川修作

荒川修作 1936-2010

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Making dying illegal : architecture against death : original to the 21st centuryHelen Keller, or, Arakawa