Place Published: London, México
Publisher: British Council, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil
Date Published: 2003
Size: 24.5 cm
Book Id: 72871
b/w and color plates, facs., draws., ind., bio/chrons., color pict. fldg. wrps
Explores traditional artistic genres, takes a broad look at many of the themes and ideas implicit the subject of still life in the 21st century by 16 contemporary British artists. The travelling exhibition presents various frameworks of everyday objects in different scales of installation, digital and video art, paintings, drawings and photography. Includes the works of : Bank, Anna Barriball, Martin Boyce, Emma Kay, John Riddy , Rebecca Warren and Richard Wentworth among others. 12 artists from and/or living in Mexico, present their creations using by graphic and digital art, mixed techniques, installation and video in a modern version of the "Still Life" (Bodegón) style. Another module of 12 artists from or working in Mexico was added to this travelling show of 16 artists from the U. K. See the separate catalogue issued for the Mexican module.