Pop life : art in a material world (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Pop life : art in a material world

Author: Jack BankowskyAlison M GingerasCatherine WoodTate Modern (Gallery)Hamburger Kunsthalle.All authors
Publisher: London : Tate Pub. ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Harry N. Abrams, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book examines the legacy of Pop art and its most celebrated exponent in the lives and work of succeeding generations of artists"--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pop life.
London : Tate Pub., 2009
Named Person: Andy Warhol; Ashley Bickerton; Tracey Emin; Cosey Fanni Tutti; Keith Haring; Damien Hirst; Martin Kippenberger; Jeff Koons; Takashi Murakami; Piotr Uklański; Andy Warhol; Kippenberger; Ashley Bickerton; Tracey Emin; Keith Haring; Damien Hirst; Martin Kippenberger; Jeff Koons; Takashi Murakami; Piotr Uklański; Andy Warhol; Andy Warhol
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Bankowsky; Alison M Gingeras; Catherine Wood; Tate Modern (Gallery); Hamburger Kunsthalle.; National Gallery of Canada.
ISBN: 9781854379207 1854379208 9781854378330 1854378333
OCLC Number: 466344258
Notes: Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at Tate Modern, London, Oct. 1, 2009-Jan. 17, 2010, at the Hamburger Kunsthalle, Feb. 15-May 9, 2010, and at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, June 11-Sept. 19, 2010.
Credits: Includes essays by Scott Rothkopf and Nicholas Cullinan.
Description: 207 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Pop life / Jack Bankowsky --
Made in heaven: Jeff Koons and the invention of the art star / Scott Rothkopf --
Capitalist realness / Catherine Wood --
Dreams that money can buy / Nicholas Cullinan --
Lost in translation: the politics of identity in the work of Takashi Murakami / Alison M. Gingeras.
Responsibility: edited by Jack Bankowsky, Alison M. Gingeras and Catherine Wood.
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Examines how certain artists, from Salvador Dali to Damien Hirst, have wholeheartedly embraced both the cult of celebrity and the commercial cut and thrust of the art market. This book examines those  Read more...


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