Exhibition, design, participation : "an Exhibit" 1957 and related projects / Elena Crippa ; with additional essays by Martin Beck and Owen Hatherley ; texts by Lawrence Alloway and David Sylvester ; interviews with artists Richard Hamilton (conducted by Dorothy Morland) and Victor Pasmore (conducted by Leif Sjöberg) ; and an introduction by Lucy Steed.

The radical project "an Exhibit" emerged from a decade of testing the formats and possibilities of exhibition-making. A collaboration between two artists, Richard Hamilton and Victor Pasmore, and critic Lawrence Alloway, the show was simultaneously an investigation into abstract environmental forms and a participatory experiment that would fundamentally transform the role of the viewer. Comprehensive documentation of the original exhibition is presented alongside coverage of other key projects from the era and contextualised through the detailed analysis of Elena Crippa. Archival texts conveying the different voices of "an Exhi...

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Main author: Crippa, Elena.
Corporate author: Bard College. Center for Curatorial Studies.
Other authors: Hatherley, Owen., Beck, Martin., Steeds, Lucy., Alloway, Lawrence., Morland, Dorothy., Sjöberg, Leif., Hamilton, Richard, 1922-2011., Pasmore, Victor, 1908-1998., Sylvester, David.
ISBN: 978-1-84638-167-6 (Afterall Books)
978-3-86335-897-6 (Koenig Books)
Language: English
Published: London : Afterall Books in association with the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, cop. 2016.
Note: Exposición Colección 2023
Series: Exhibition Histories (Afterall Books)
More information: Índice del libro
CN: 174062
Format: Book
Physical description: 239 p. : fot. ; 22 cm

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