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News from Nowhere
Xavier Antin [see all titles]
Crèvecœur Gallery [see all titles]
Xavier Antin News from Nowhere
Text by Yoann Gourmel, interview with Xavier Antin by Alex Balgiu.
published in April 2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
24 x 34 cm (softcover)
72 pages (ill.)
€20.00
ISBN: 978-2-95413-693-6
EAN: 9782954136936
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This catalogue documents two exhibitions by Xavier Antin inspired by William Morris' anticipation novel News from Nowhere. The French artist draws from the thinking of The Arts & Crafts movement's inspirer to provide a reflection on the mutations of craftsmanship and design.
Published following Xavier Antin's exhibitions “News from Nowhere”, MABA – Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur-Marne, from September 4 to October 19, 2014, and “An Epoch of Rest”, isdaT – Institut supérieur des arts de Toulouse, from November 7 to November 29, 2014.
French artist Xavier Antin (born 1981, lives and works in Paris) started his career as graphic designer. His artistic practice revolves mostly on print and publishing.