Publisher: Intellect Books Ltd
Publication Date: January 15, 2019
Binding: Kobo eBook
This publication is the first major monograph about the performance work of the artist Anne Bean, a major international figure who has been working actively since the 1960s. Anne Bean: Self Etc. includes extensive visual documentation of Anne Bean’s performances, critical essays by leading scholars of art and performance, and a series of new visual essays by the artist. Additional contributions include documentation of collaborations with influential artists, such as Bean’s Drawn Conversations made during an International Fellowship at Franklin Furnace, New York, in collaboration with Harry Kipper, Karen Finley, Kim Jones and Fiona Templeton; and TAPS: Improvisations with Paul Burwell, the work generated during her Legacy: Thinker in Residence award from Tate Research/LADA, involving numerous diverse artists including Paul McCarthy, Steven Berkoff, Evan Parker, Brian Catling, Carlyle Reedy, Rose English, David Toop, Lol Coxhill, Jacky Lansley and Maggie Nicols.