Short Story of Dutch Video Art / Una breve historia del video arte holandes*

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Author: Sebastián López
Publisher: Jap Sam Boos (Episode)
Year: 2005
ISBN: 978-90-5973-031-1

softcover, 224 pages, bilingual (English and Spanish)
Condition: NEW
Short History of Dutch Video Art is a compilation of the fundamental contributions of artists from diverse cultural backgrounds involved in the developments of Dutch video art.

This publication gives an account of works produced during the last 30 years by 30 artists living and working in the Netherlands. It includes work  from Martina Abramovic & Ulay, Babak Afrassiabi, Tiong Ang, Barbara Bloom, Daniel Brun, Miguel-Angel Grdenas, Ulises Carrin, Yæl Davids, Alicia Framis, Henryk Gajewski, David Garcia & Annie Wright, Claudio Goulart & Flavio Pons, Noel Harding, Heiner Holtappers & Klaus Boegel, Nan Hoover, Madelon Hooykaas & Elsa Stansfield, Christina Linaris-Corridou & Robert J. Nottrot, Mariano Maturana, Raul Marroquin, Atsushi Ogata, Dan Oki, Michal Shabtay, Jeffrey Shaw, Debra Solomon, Sandra Sterle, Nasrin Tabatabai, and Lawrence Wiener.
 The publication catalogues the exhibition A Short History of Dutch Video Art, which was curated by Sebastián López and organized by the Gate Foundation in Amsterdam, and has already been shown in 7 museums around the world. With its 224 pages, this publication is bilingual (English and Spanish) and contains 340 colour illustrations and descriptions of the works as well as comprehensive videographies, thereby providing the most complete overview of the artist's achievements.  This publication also includes an essay by Sebastián López, reflecting on Dutch artistic and cultural dynamics around the new medium of video introduced in the 1970s. Martina Abramovic & Ulay, Babak Afrassiabi, Tiong Ang, Barbara Bloom, Daniel Brun, Miguel-Angel Grdenas, Ulises Carrin, Yæl Davids, Alicia Framis, Henryk Gajewski, David Garcia & Annie Wright, Claudio Goulart & Flavio Pons, Noel Harding, Heiner Holtappers & Klaus Boegel, Nan Hoover, Madelon Hooykaas & Elsa Stansfield, Christina Linaris-Corridou & Robert J. Nottrot, Mariano Maturana, Raul Marroquin, Atsushi Ogata, Dan Oki, Michal Shabtay, Jeffrey Shaw, Debra Solomon, Sandra Sterle, Nasrin Tabatabai, and Lawrence Wiener.  

Awarded 'Best Dutch Book Design 2005' 

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