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Most popular Installation art books

The most popular Installation art books currently available. Updated weekly.
Installation Art
What has been loosely termed installation Art dominates the exhibition programmes of galleries worldwide. However, while it is much discussed it has rarely been clearly defined.
Tania Bruguera
The fourth in a series accompanying annual site-specific commissions at Tate by some of the world's leading artists. The publication reveals the full background behind the making of Tania Bruguera's upcoming installation in the famous Turbine Hall at Tate Modern, as well as a broader survey of the artists' life and work.
Jeff Koons: At the Ashmolean
Jeff Koons is one the most famous, important, subversise and expensive artists in the world. Here he curates a range of works from his entire career, many having never been shown in the UK.
Andre Romao: Fauna
Cornelia Parker
Cornelia Parker is one of the most thoughtful and profound artists working in Britain today. Exploring everything from ghosts and gravity to relics and the unconscious, she transforms everyday, ordinary objects into compelling works of art. This book traces the development of her art from the late 1970s onwards.
Stone Talks
Stone Talks brings together poems and four essays by Alyson Hallett on the subject of stones, somatics and our relationship with our environment. It invites us to listen again to the world around us, reawakens a childlike curiosity, makes connections we had forgotten, and gives us permission to experience the world in an embodied, vibrant way.
Fabric of Reality
Of cities and humanity-a photographic itinerary
Alicja Kwade
The most recent installation by the internationally acclaimed artist Alicja Kwade (b. 1979), who comes from Katowice, explores the French physicist Leon Foucault's (1819-1868) proof that the world rotates and develops the experiment further. The present volume illustrates the playful exploration of space and time using recent pictures from the Schirn rotunda.
Cornelia Parker
Tinguely: Jean Tinguely: Retrospective
A comprehensive survey of Jean Tinguely's work and life.
Meeting House / Build Therefore Your Own World
The Meeting House / Build Therefore Your Own World is a full-colour photo documentation of projects by Sam Durant in Concord, MA and Los Angeles, CA as well as new essays by Pedro Alonzo and poetry by Tisa Bryant, Robin Coste Lewis, Danielle Legros Georges, and Kevin Young.
Brian Eno - Light Music
Rashid Johnson. Within Our Gates
The second in a series of monographs that contextualize an artist's practice by focusing on the production of a commission by Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, wherein artists are invited to develop a project for the Atrium Space that visitors experience as they first enter the building.
Olafur Eliasson: Experience
Experience spans Eliasson's career to date via images of his installations, sculptures, paintings, photographs, films, architectural projects, and interventions in public space - each with an extended caption to guide readers through the work
Luke Jerram: Art, Science & Play
Installation and the Moving Image
Traces the lineage of moving-image installation through architecture, painting, sculpture, performance, expanded cinema, film history, and countercultural film and video
Rodinsky's Room
Combining the history of East End London with a personal quest, this book weaves together Lichtenstein's quest for Rodinsky - which took her to Poland, Israel and around Jewish London - with Iain Sinclair's meditations on her journey into her own past.
Site-Specific Art: Performance, Place and Documentation
Site-Specific Art is the first major study of site-specific theatre and performance in North America and Europe since the 1950s. This volume is an astonishing addition to the debates around experimental performance and its documentation.
Michael Landy: Everything Must Go
Last Days of Jack Sheppard: Anja Kirschner and David Panos
Unexpected Art: Serendipitous Installations, Site-Specific Works, and Surprising Interventions
Isa Genzken
Generously illustrated essays consider Isa Genzken's remarkable body of work, from her early elegant floor pieces to her later explosive assemblages.
Paul Schwer
Installation Art Between Image & Stage
Caroline Bergvall: Ghost Pieces: Four Language-Based Installations
Abraham Cruzvillegas: The Hyundai Commission
Since Tate Modern opened, the Turbine Hall has hosted some of the most memorable and acclaimed site-specific art installations of the twenty-first century, reaching an audience of millions.
Imi Knoebel: Primary Structures 1966/2006
Sophie Calle: And So Forth
As multi-faceted as the artist herself, this stunningly illustrated book on Sophie Calle's recent installations displays her genius for entwining personal experience with universal truth.
Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008-18
To accompany The Design Museum's opening exhibition, which explores the anxiety and optimism inherent in contemporary design
Dan Graham: Rock/Music Writings
Nick Cave Until
This generously illustrated book takes readers inside Nick Cave's newest work: an enormous, elaborate journey through the workings of the artistic mind.
Christian Boltanski: Animitas Les Ames Qui Murmurent
Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into The Future
Russian-born conceptual artists Ilya and Emilia Kabakov are among the most celebrated artists of their generation. Known for their pioneering large-scale environments and installations, the artists' work fuses the everyday with the conceptual.
Teresita Fernandez: Wayfinding
This visually arresting book provides the first complete overview of artist Teresita Ferna ndez's multi-faceted body of work.
Rebecca Louise Law: Life in Death
Life in Death is the most comprehensive collection to date of work by artist Rebecca Louise Law.
Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World
Accompanying his first UK survey exhibition, this unique publication focusses on five major works by the American conceptual artist Mark Dion.
Suzanne Lacy: We Are Here
Acutely aware of how popular culture acts as a carrier of social prejudice and invective, Shaheen Merali's work is exercised specifically by the racial and racist content of popular culture. This title covers the last decade of his work while referring to his earlier work of the 1980s.
Cathy Wilkes
Installation Art and the Practices of Archivalism
Making Sense
Ilya Kabakov: The Man Who Flew into Space from his Apartment
An illustrated study of one of Ilya Kabakov's most fantastic installations.
Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees: Expanded Edition
Chronicles three decades of conversation between Lawrence Weschler and light and space master Robert Irwin. This book surveys many of Irwin's site-conditioned projects - in particular the Central Gardens at the Getty Museum and the design that transformed an abandoned Hudson Valley factory into Dia's new Beacon campus.
Installations and Experimental Printmaking
In this book, Alexia Tala explores and investigates the new experimental forms of printmaking, which are today pushing the traditional boundaries of this technique in contemporary art. These include the usage of photo-emulsion, glass and paper, Perspex and paint stripper, printing with sand and digital prints mounted on relief surfaces.
Hanne Darboven: Cultural History 1880-1983
An illustrated study of Hanne Darboven's masterwork, the massive Kulturgeschichte 1880-1983 (Cultural History 1880-1983).
Sol LeWitt: 100 Views
Published to accompany MASS MoCA's installation of Lewitt's wall drawings, this book celebrates the artist and his illustrious 50-year career.
Look Here
Suitable for children and adults alike, this picture book features various images from the British Museum.
Thomas Schutte: Big Buildings
Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation
The historical roots, key practitioners, and artistic, theoretical, and technological trends in the incorporation of new media into the performing arts.