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Wendy Ewald: Secret Games, Collaborative Works with Children 1969-1999

Publisher: Zürich (Zurich): Scalo Verlag, in association with the Addison Gallery for American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina and Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland, 2000
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 3908247284
Condition: New / New
Item #: 100172

$50.00

Specifics

First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Paper-covered boards, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Edited by Wendy Ewald. Preface by Adam D. Weinberg and Urs Stahel and text by Wendy Ewald. Includes a biography and bibliography. 336 pp. with 21 four-color plates and 221 duotone plates. 11-5/8 x 9-1/4 inches. Published on the occasion of the 2000 exhibition Wendy Ewald: Secret Games, Collaborative Works with Children 1969-1999 at the Addison Gallery for American Art, Andover, Massachusetts and Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland (also traveled to The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark, the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri).

Condition

New in publisher's shrink-wrap.

Description

From the publisher: "Secret Games offers a comprehensive overview of Ewald's collaborative works. The extraordinary scope and breadth of her longtime project is revealed here for the first time. In-depth texts by Ewald trace the evolution of her work and the ideas guiding it. Secret Games takes you on an unusual trip around the world, confronting you with fundamental cultural differences and the radicality of children's vision of the world. Secret Games challenges our concepts of authorship, art, childhood and adulthood, forcing the reader to re-examine familiar and comfortable assumptions. This beautiful and passionate book presents truly new and stunning images that transcend the artworld's often predictable approach to image-making."