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DAMAGE CONTROL: ART AND DESTRUCTION SINCE 1950. Kerry Brougher et al. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 2013. Published in association with DelMonico Books, Prestel Publishing, New York. 224 pp. with 181 ills. (134 col.). 29 x 25 cm. LC 2013-949930 ISBN 9783791353166 In English.
Features the work of more than 40 international artists working in a range of media -- painting, sculpture, photography, film, installation and performance -- who have used destruction as a means of responding to their historical moment and as a strategy for inciting spectacle and catharsis, as a form of rebellion and protest, or as an essential part of re-creation and restoration, including works by such diverse artists as Jean Tinguely, Andy Warhol, Bruce Conner, Yoko Ono, Gordon Matta-Clark, Pipilotti Rist, Yoshitomo Nara, and Laurel Nakadate.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1945 — Several Media
Plans: 74,01,05,07,08,09,17,20
Worldwide Number: 035652
Hardcover $60.00t (libraries receive a 20% discount on this title)    

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