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Product Description: On a trip to Italy in 1828, German painter Carl Blechen (1798–1840) captured his surroundings in hundreds of exquisite drawings and oil sketches. In Landscapes, British artist Darren Almond (born 1971) traces Blechen’s path by photographing the same landscapes and juxtaposing his photos with the older artist’s sketches...read more

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9783935567787 | Bilingual edition (Holzwarth Pubns, February 23, 2016), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: On a trip to Italy in 1828, German painter Carl Blechen (1798–1840) captured his surroundings in hundreds of exquisite drawings and oil sketches.

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Product Description: This comprehensive reader explores the American landscape in the second half of the 20th century, showing how a romantic American tradition in the representation of the countryside reached its apotheosis at the same time in both hyperrealist painting, photography and land art.
By Katia Huemer (editor), Peter Pakesch (editor) and Katrin Bucher Trantow (editor)

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9783863357313 | Walther Konig, September 29, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This comprehensive reader explores the American landscape in the second half of the 20th century, showing how a romantic American tradition in the representation of the countryside reached its apotheosis at the same time in both hyperrealist painting, photography and land art.

By Jurgen Bock (introduced by), Peter Pakesch (introduced by) and Heimo Zobernig

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9783863353391 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, November 30, 2013), cover price $55.00

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Product Description: The California-based artist and filmmaker James Benning (born 1942) focuses on the relationship between technology and the promise of liberty in a culture bound to its pioneering spirit. Benning examines recent American history―specifically Thoreau and Theodor Kaczynski, the "Unabomber...read more

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9783863355487 | Walther Konig, October 31, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The California-based artist and filmmaker James Benning (born 1942) focuses on the relationship between technology and the promise of liberty in a culture bound to its pioneering spirit.

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Product Description: German photographer Josef Dabernig (born 1956) investigates the landscapes of sports fields. These often emotionally charged venues are similar in form and size all over the world, and this publication displays panoramas taken in countries such as Brazil, Ukraine, Egypt and Italy...read more
By Marina Brandtner (trans), Josef Dabernig (photographer), Chrsitof Huemer (trans), Peter Pakesch (editor) and Katrin Bucher Trantow (editor)

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9783866788268 | Bilingual edition (Kerber Christof Verlag, March 31, 2014), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: German photographer Josef Dabernig (born 1956) investigates the landscapes of sports fields.

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Product Description: This catalogue documents the latest project of Chinese painter Liu Xiaodong (born 1963), in which the artist lived and worked for a month in Eisenerz, Austria. The Process of Painting explores the striking resemblance between the industrial and cultural conditions of Eisenerz and China...read more
By Gunther Holler-Schuster (editor), Peter Pakesch (editor) and Liu Xiaodong (other contributor)

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9783869843827 | Pap/dvd mu edition (Verlag Fur Moderne Kunst, April 30, 2013), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This catalogue documents the latest project of Chinese painter Liu Xiaodong (born 1963), in which the artist lived and worked for a month in Eisenerz, Austria.

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Product Description: Addressing and reimagining the frailty of global economic systems and the precariousness of our era, Human Condition draws on works by Lida Abdul, Marcel Dzama, Maria Lassnig, Mark Manders, Kris Martin and Adrian Paci, and writings on ethics and judgment by Hannah Arendt, Judith Butler, Jeremy Rifkin and others, to reexamine conceptions of humanity in unstable times...read more
By Adam Budack (editor) and Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865608451 | Walther Konig, March 31, 2011, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Addressing and reimagining the frailty of global economic systems and the precariousness of our era, Human Condition draws on works by Lida Abdul, Marcel Dzama, Maria Lassnig, Mark Manders, Kris Martin and Adrian Paci, and writings on ethics and judgment by Hannah Arendt, Judith Butler, Jeremy Rifkin and others, to reexamine conceptions of humanity in unstable times.

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Product Description: This publication presents a sprawling installation by Tatiana Trouvé (born 1968). Inspired by a science-fiction novel by Dino Buzzatti of the same name and exploring the idea of a secret as a place of exile, Trouvé defines the space with small gardens and columns, plotting a rhythm of concealment and discovery...read more
By Adam Budak, Peter Pakesch (editor) and Tatiana Trouve (other contributor)

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9783865607539 | Walther Konig, August 31, 2010, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This publication presents a sprawling installation by Tatiana Trouvé (born 1968).

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Product Description: Ever since the Futurists, artists have recognized speed as a determinative quality of modern life. Catch Me features works exploring the intoxication of speed and acceleration, beginning with Ed Ruscha's "High-Speed Gardening" and including work by Daniel Hafner, Lisi Raskin, Anri Sala, Roman Signer and Markus Wilfling...read more
By Paul Aston (trans), Christof Huemer (trans), Johanna Ortner (editor), Peter Pakesch (editor) and Katrin Bucher Trantow (editor)

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9783865607843 | Walther Konig, August 31, 2010, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: Ever since the Futurists, artists have recognized speed as a determinative quality of modern life.

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Product Description: In the 1960s, this volume argues, Andy Warhol was looking to Barnett Newman as Wool looked to Warhol in the 1980s, to produce his "Word Paintings," a particular focus of this volume.
By Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865606938, titled "Warhol Wool Newman Painting Real/ Screening Real Conner Lockhart Warhol: Painting Real" | Walther Konig, March 31, 2010, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: In the 1960s, this volume argues, Andy Warhol was looking to Barnett Newman as Wool looked to Warhol in the 1980s, to produce his "Word Paintings," a particular focus of this volume.

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Product Description: Rock, Paper, Scissors brings together artists whose works have kept a close relationship with pop music: Saâdane Afif, Cory Arcangel, Art & Language, Kim Gordon & Jutta Koether, Renée Green, Mike Kelley, Lucy McKenzie, Dave Muller, Albert Oehlen and others.
By Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865606570, titled "Schere-Stein-Papier / Rock-Paper-Scissors: Pop-Musik als Gegenstand Bildender Kunst / Pop Music as Subject of Visual Art" | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, February 28, 2010), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Rock, Paper, Scissors brings together artists whose works have kept a close relationship with pop music: Saâdane Afif, Cory Arcangel, Art & Language, Kim Gordon & Jutta Koether, Renée Green, Mike Kelley, Lucy McKenzie, Dave Muller, Albert Oehlen and others.

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Product Description: Chinas Kultur ist in Bewegung. Sie steht in regem Austausch mit der globalen Kunstwelt. In dem Buch diskutieren der Künstler Ai Weiwei und der Architekt Yung Ho Chang mit dem Sammler Uli Sigg und dem Intendanten des Landesmuseums Joanneum, Peter Pakesch, über die Hintergründe und Auswirkungen dieses rasanten Wandels sowie über das Verhältnis von Kunst und Architektur zu Politik und Medien...read more

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9783211892404, titled "Art and Cultural Policy in China: A Conversation Between Ai Weiwei, Uli Sigg and Yung Ho Chang, Moderated by Peter Pakesch" | Bilingual edition (Springer Verlag, June 3, 2009), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Chinas Kultur ist in Bewegung.

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Product Description: Louise Bourgeois has said, "For me, sculpture is the body. My body is my sculpture." This volume examines existential questions in contemporary sculpture via organic, biological and anthropomorphic forms which expand upon the concept of matter...read more

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9783865605443 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, March 1, 2009), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Louise Bourgeois has said, "For me, sculpture is the body.

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Product Description: Featuring work by Thomas Hirschorn and Los Carpinteros among others, Volksgarten (People's Garden) explores identification systems and strategies of belonging within communities. This volume focuses on districts in Graz, Austria, as models for the possibilities and complexities of social utopias and communal life...read more

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9783865603104 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, March 1, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Featuring work by Thomas Hirschorn and Los Carpinteros among others, Volksgarten (People's Garden) explores identification systems and strategies of belonging within communities.

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Product Description: Narrations features a cross-generational sampling of works by artists from Austria and its neighboring countries. The publication, in association with an exhibition at Kuntzhaus Graz, weaves together the narratives of artists younger than 35 and older than 65.
By Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865601841 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, March 1, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Narrations features a cross-generational sampling of works by artists from Austria and its neighboring countries.

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Product Description: Painter Christopher Wool has written, “Some of the best stand-up performance I ever saw was Martin [Kippenberger] telling jokes in the back of some bar or restaurant.” Which is not to dismiss the legendary German artist, who was at the forefront of the much-storied Cologne art scene of the early 1990s--Kippenberger, who died in 1997, used humor like a laser, to illuminate power structures and taboos...read more
By Martin Kippenberger (contributor) and Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865603111 | Walther Konig, March 1, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Painter Christopher Wool has written, “Some of the best stand-up performance I ever saw was Martin [Kippenberger] telling jokes in the back of some bar or restaurant.

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Product Description: In this text-heavy volume, works by Ai Weiwei, Cao Fei, Duan Jianyu, Feng Mengbo, Guo Fengyi, Hu Xiaoyuan, Liu Wei, Lu Hao, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, Wang Jianwei, Xie Nanxing, Xu Zhen, Yang Fudong, Zang Peili and Zheng Guogu provide a connection between the revolutionary past and the globalized present...read more

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9783865602718 | Pck blg su edition (Walther Konig, January 15, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In this text-heavy volume, works by Ai Weiwei, Cao Fei, Duan Jianyu, Feng Mengbo, Guo Fengyi, Hu Xiaoyuan, Liu Wei, Lu Hao, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, Wang Jianwei, Xie Nanxing, Xu Zhen, Yang Fudong, Zang Peili and Zheng Guogu provide a connection between the revolutionary past and the globalized present.

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Product Description: This collection of key works by the London conceptualist Cerith Wyn Evans features chandeliers and fireworks that speak, plants that are able to generate light and installations that dramatize our experience. Magical and uncanny, excessive and yet minimal, the works radically alter our perceptions and challenge our visions...read more

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9783865602084 | Walther Konig, July 1, 2007, cover price $43.00 | About this edition: This collection of key works by the London conceptualist Cerith Wyn Evans features chandeliers and fireworks that speak, plants that are able to generate light and installations that dramatize our experience.

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Product Description: "I think that art per se is actually always striving to develop new conventions for seeing the world," says the Austrian artist Werner Reiterer. Known for his ironic leaps of the imagination, Reiterer is a professional questioner who investigates stereotypical ways of seeing and undermines expectations...read more

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9783865602077 | Walther Konig, July 1, 2007, cover price $43.00 | About this edition: "I think that art per se is actually always striving to develop new conventions for seeing the world," says the Austrian artist Werner Reiterer.

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By Marco De Michelis (editor) and Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783865600103 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, March 15, 2006), cover price $39.00

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Product Description: As Japan sped through modernization and technological advancement in the late twentieth century, complex influences shaped its Modern and contemporary art. Chikaku mixes media and generations in exploring that history through themes of time and memory...read more

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9783883759661 | Walther Konig, March 15, 2006, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: As Japan sped through modernization and technological advancement in the late twentieth century, complex influences shaped its Modern and contemporary art.

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Product Description: Panorama: Building Perspective Through Reading is a reading series of high-interest texts that correlate to academic disciplines, including the arts, science, technology, and history. Each unit contains three thematically-linked reading texts-the first on a person, the second on a related place, and the third on a related concept or event...read more

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9780194305433 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 12, 2006, cover price $25.31 | About this edition: Panorama: Building Perspective Through Reading is a reading series of high-interest texts that correlate to academic disciplines, including the arts, science, technology, and history.

By Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783883758381 | Bilingual edition (Walther Konig, November 30, 2004), cover price $35.00

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Product Description: In der Kunst der letzten Jahre ist die Menschendarstellung in unterschiedlichster Form erneut stark ins Blickfeld gerückt. Das herkömmliche Menschenbild in der Kunst wurde von Vorgaben geprägt, die sich im Wesentlichen in der Frührenaissance entwickelt haben...read more
By Peter Pakesch (editor)

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9783211837221 | Springer Vienna Architecture, March 1, 2002, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: In der Kunst der letzten Jahre ist die Menschendarstellung in unterschiedlichster Form erneut stark ins Blickfeld gerückt.

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