Eight People from Europe
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white & color
  • 8 vol. : 24.5 x 18.9 cm. (vols. 1-8) ; 25.6 x 19.2 cm. (box)
  • 8 vol. : vols. 1 - 6 and vols. 7 - 8: 31 pp.( each); vol. 6: 33 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Eight People from Europe

Marlene Dumas, Peter Fischli & David Weiss, Katharina Fritsch, Douglas Gordon, Sigmar Polke, Niele Toroni, Franz West, Kimio Nakayama, Kasper König, Laszlo Glozer, Lynne Cooke, Neal Benezra, Boris Groys, Valeria Liebermann, Julian Heynen, Stéphanie Moisdon, Nancy Spector, Anne Erfle, Bernard Marcadé

Eight People from Europe


Catalogue of the inaugural exhibition of the Museum of Modern Art, Gunma's contemporary art wing. Eight volume boxed exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held April - June, 1998. Curated by Kasper König. Artists include Marlene Dumas, Peter Fischli & David Weiss, Katharina Fritsch, Douglas Gordon, Sigmar Polke, Niele Toroni and Franz West. Each artist has their own dedicated volume, each of which includes an exhibition history and list of works by the artist in the exhibition, with texts in English and Japanese. Vol. 1: "Introduction," includes an introduction by Kimio Nakayama and a conversation between Laszlo Glozer and Kasper König. Vol. 2: "Marlene Dumas," includes statements and poems by Dumas and an essay by Neal Benezra; Vol. 3: "Peter Fischli + David Weiss," includes an essay by Boris Groys; Vol. 4: "Katharina Fritsch," includes an essay by Valeria Liebermann and Julian Heynen; Vol. 5: "Douglas Gordon," includes an interview with Gordon by Stéphanie Moisdon and an interview with Gordon by Nancy Spector; Vol. 6: "Sigmar Polke," includes an essay by Anne Erfle; Vol. 7: "Niele Tornoni," includes an interview between Bernard Marcadé and Tornoni, statements by Tornoni and an autobiography by Toroni; and Vol. 8: "Franz West," includes an essay by Lynne Cooke. Includes a list of corrigenda.

Condition:  Very Good. Box is slightly crushed with bumping and tearing at corners and creasing along spine with 5 mm. tear to recto. Glued in cover image has 5 mm. tear and creasing. Volumes have bumping to top and bottom right corners of the volumes. Contents clean and unmarked. 10.7 cm. dog-ear to list of corrigenda. Due to large size and weight of this publication additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 36638]