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Miroslaw Balka : how it is

Author: Mirosław BałkaZygmunt BaumanPaulo HerkenhoffJulian HeynenLászló KrasznahorkaiAll authors
Publisher: London : Tate Publishing, 2009.
Series: Unilever series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How It Is by Polish artist Miroslaw Balka is a giant grey steel structure with a vast dark chamber, which in construction reflects the surrounding architecture - almost as if the interior space of the Turbine Hall has been turned inside out. Hovering somewhere between sculpture and architecture, on 2 metre stilts, it stands 13 metres high and 30 metres long. Visitors can walk underneath it, listening to the echoing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
utställningskataloger
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bałka, Mirosław, 1958-
Miroslaw Balka.
London : Tate Publishing, 2009
(OCoLC)653453322
Named Person: Mirosław Bałka; Mirosław Bałka; Miroslaw Balka; Miroslaw Balka
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mirosław Bałka; Zygmunt Bauman; Paulo Herkenhoff; Julian Heynen; László Krasznahorkai; Tate Modern (Gallery)
ISBN: 1854378473 9781854378477
OCLC Number: 431193246
Notes: Contributions by: Zygmunt Bauman, Paulo Herkenhoff, Julian Heynen, László Krasznahorkai.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Sponsor's forward --
Director's foreward --
On velocity / László Kraznahorkai --
Strangers are dangers- are they? / Zygmunt Bauman --
That's how it is / Julian Heynen --
The illuminating darkness of "how it is" / Paulo Herkenhoff --
A bitter happiness / Helen Sainsbury --
Chronology, bibliography, credits --
How it is.
Series Title: Unilever series.
Other Titles: How it is
Responsibility: edited by Helen Sainsbury.

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Born in Warsaw, Poland, in 1958, Miroslaw Balka is the tenth artist to be invited to transform the dramatic space of the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern. This book, with dramatic installation  Read more...

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