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OP 4e BIENNALE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE LYON: L'AUTRE (4th Lyon Biennial of Contemporary Art: The Other). Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, 1997. Organized by Ville de Lyon in association with Ministere de la Culture, Delegation aux arts plastiques et al. Published by Reunion des musees nationaux, Paris. 224 pp. with 156 ills. (71 col.). 31 x 24 cm. ISBN 271183574X In French.
Prefaced by four essays discussing the significance of "the Other" as a theme in contemporary art, this catalogue documents a diverse array of installations, sculptures, paintings, performance pieces and other works created by more than 80 international artists who employ unconventional and often provocative imagery, materials and techniques to challenge traditional concepts of art and of personal, sexual and cultural identity. Fine illustrations of the exhibited pieces are accompanied by commentaries on or statements by the featured artists, among them Louise Bourgeois, Francis Bacon, Joseph Beuys, Arnulf Rainer, Gunter Brus, Valie Export, Hanne Darboven, Chris Burden, Wolfgang Laib, Guillermo Kuitca, Matthew Barney, and many emerging figures.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1970 — Several Media
Plans: 01,05,15,19,20
Worldwide Number: 026144
Paperbound Out of Print / No Longer Available.

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