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Conversations – Artists and collectors
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Nathalie Guiot Conversations Artistes et collectionneurs
published in November 2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
23,9 x 37,8 cm (hardcover)
232 pages (color ill.)
€27.00 €16.00
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ISBN: 978-2-918063-33-9
EAN: 9782918063339
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Crossed interviews with artists and their collectors.
“This book is a gallery of portraits. It sketches a subjective and non-exhaustive typology of the collector. Who collects? Why do they collect? What is a collection? "Being a collector is a vocation, it is neither a job, nor a hobby, nor or a feather in your hat", wrote Pierre Assouline quoting Roger Dutilleul, a great admirer of Braque and Picasso. Throughout these personal conversations between internationally renowned artists and their collectors, the reader will discover their commitment to the creation of art.” (Nathalie Guiot)
Interviews with David Claerbout and Hélène Lemoine, Michelangelo Pistolandto and Giuliana Sandari Carusi, François Morelland and Erika Hoffmann, Camille Henrot and Sandra Mulliez, Lawrence Weiner and Jack Wendler, Doug Aitken and Patrizia Sandrandto Re Rebaudango, Jeff koons and Dakis Joannou, Luc Tuymans and Åke Skeppner, Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige and Sheikha Hoor Al-Qasimi.