Richard Prince : Collected Writings
  • artists' book
  • cloth boards issued without dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 24.6 x 16.5 cm.
  • 216 pp.
  • edition size 50
  • signed and numbered
  • ISBN 9780983587019

Richard Prince : Collected Writings

[Limited Edition]

Richard Prince, Kristine McKenna, Jonathan Lethem

Richard Prince : Collected Writings Richard Prince : Collected Writings


"Richard Prince: Collected Writings" gathers together for the first time a selection of short works of fiction by Richard Prince written between 1974 and 2009. Incorporates thirty-five essays and prose pieces exploring everything from Franz Kline to Woodstock, and include revealing musings on the revolutionary approach to photography that's been central to Prince's art-making practice. Includes: "Bomb Dream Enameled," "The Ways of the World," "The Counterfeit Memory," "The 8-Track Photograph," "Portraits," "Sex Picture," "Little Richard," "Pissing on Ice," "The Perfect Tense," "The Wonderful World of Video," "Anyone Who Is Anyone," "The Bela Lugosi Law," "Extra-Ordinary*," "An Undesired Fidelity," "Eleven Conversations," "Shelley Takes Speed," "Flea Market," "Mount Rushmore," "Horror Picture," "Menthol Pictures," "1992 : What Year Was That?," "George Washington," "War Pictures," "Guns and Poses," "Over-Determination," "Bettie Kline," "Practicing WIhtouth a License," "South American Joe," "The Velvet Wall," "On Bruce Nauman," "Art Is Subjective," "Second House," "Bringing it All Back Home," "In My Movie," and "Mermaid." Edited and with an introduction by Kristine McKenna, also includes "Richard Prince Stories," a fictional essay by Jonathan Lethem.

Richard Prince: Collected Writings is available in a limited edition that includes a copy of the book, along with three greeting cards, each with a different foil stamped joke, hand-written by the artist. The cards are signed by the artist, the edition is numbered and produced in an edition of fifty, and each copy is wrapped in archival paper." -- publisher's statement.


No. 68 in "Bibliothèque d'un Amateur : Richard Prince's Publications 1981 - 2014" by Vincent Pécoil, Yann Sérandour, Francine Delaigle, Christophe Daviet-Thery, Jérôme Saint-Loubert Bié. Paris / Foligno, France / Italy : &: Christophe Daviet-Thery / VIAINDUSTRIAE Publishing, 2014, pp. 118, 198.

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