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VERMESSUNG DER WELT: HETEROTOPIEN UND WISSENSRAUME IN DER KUNST/MEASURING THE WORLD: HETEROTOPIAS AND KNOWLEDGE SPACES IN ART. Kunsthaus Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, 2011. Published by Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, Cologne. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Artbook|D.A.P., New York. 324 pp. with 256 ills. (83 col.). 23 x 17 cm. ISBN 9783865609922 Bilingual in German and English.
Focusing especially on the role of museums in classifying and presenting knowledge and art objects, this catalogue documents a wide-ranging exhibition designed to explore the human desire for order and systematization and man's urge to measure his world through cartography and other means, featuring a diverse selection of works by such contemporary artists as Franz Ackermann, Ai Weiwei, Alighiero e Boetti, Marcel Broodthaers, Hanne Darboven, Mark Dion, Joseph Kosuth, Zoe Leonard, Sharon Lockhart, Matt Mullican, Vik Muniz, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Dieter Roth, Daniel Spoerri, Hiroshi Sugimoto and Terry Winters.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1970 — Several Media
Plans: 73,75
Worldwide Number: 075671
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