Madrid: Publicaciones EXIT, 2006. b/w and color plates, color pict. flexible boards. Item #83261
The book brings together a selection of the best currently active Latin American artists, chosen through the consultation and debate of a committee of experts on Latin American art and presented alphabetically ordered and illustrated with 600 color plates. There are 4 pages on each artist, including: texts analyzing their work and career, written by a group of specialists on contemporary art, and an extensive selection of images that reflect the evolution of their artistic production. An appendix at the end with the most relevant biographical information on each artist completes and concludes the volume. Some names included in the list of the 100 Latin American Artists selected are: Francis Alÿs, Carlos Amorales, Miguel Calderón, Los Carpinteros, Rolando Castellón, Arturo Duclos, León Ferrari, Beatriz González, Silvia Gruner, Yishai Jusidman, Guillermo Kuitca, David Lamelas, Jac Leirner, Carlos Leppe, Fabián Marcaccio, Teresa Margolles, Vik Muniz, Jorge Pardo, Liliana Porter, Rosângela Rennó, José Alejandro Restrepo, Miguel Rio Branco, Graciela Sacco, Tunga, Pablo Vargas Lugo and many more. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXT.