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Under the Skin: Biological Transformations in Contemporary Art / Unter der Haut: Transformationen des Biologischen in der Zeitgenossischen Kunst

Brockhaus, Christoph and Werner Bartens, Soke Dink


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Contemporary artists have, during recent years, shown great interest in, and sensitivity to, the vast developments in the fields of biotechnology. With sculptures, installations, photographs, videos, and more by 17 internationally known artists, Under Your Skin traces the transformations, manipulations, and constructions realized by artists during the 1990s using the same techniques and methods employed in modern biology and genetics. Softcover exhibition catalog, 135 pages; in English and German; Includes work by: Cindy Sherman, Jake and Dinos Chapman, Thomas Grunfeld, Lim Young Sun, Heather Sheehan, Eduardo Kac, Ken Feingold, Oleg Kulik, Tony Oursler, Thomas Florschuetz, Gary Schneider, Kevin Clarke, Andreas Horlitz, Birgitta Weimer. #0720

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AuthorBrockhaus, Christoph and Werner Bartens, Soke Dink
PublisherHatje Cantz and Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum
Year Published2001
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