Overview:Dara Birnbaum: The Dark Matter of Media Light - Since the 1970s Dara Birnbaum has been studying and making art about mass media. Her videos and installations often focus on the way we look at political events and how we are influenced and manipulated by images, television, and the media in general.In pieces such asTechnology/Transformation: Wonder Woman,A" Birnbaum studied the language of television to explode the stereotypes of a comic book heroine. HerTranslation of FaustA" trilogy re-imagines Wagner's heroine, Marguerite, through video images and visual motifs. In the installationHostage,A" Birnbaum uses news footage and found objects to tell the horrific story of the abduction and murder of a German businessman by a militant faction. This book combines photographs of these and other works with fascinating dialogues between Birnbaum and the curator Hans Ulrich Obrist as well as numerous insightful critical essays. Including never-before-released images from the artist's personal archives and bringing together early and recent works, this book is the most comprehensive resource available on this important figure in contemporary art.
This book is on page /a06b960ac9dc90216ed4e00b41bc8290/book/1603726808-9783791351247. It was written by the following authors: Giel Vandecaveye, Barbara Schroder, Karen Kelly. Book Dara Birnbaum: The Dark Matter of Media Light, which can be read online, published by the company: Prestel. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Fashion, Art, Photography. The book was published on 2011-01-01. File for download Dara Birnbaum: The Dark Matter of Media Light has PDF format and is called dara-birnbaum-the-dark-matter-of-media-light.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our topcanal.eu site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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