Catalogue accompanying Jim Shaw's first retrospective.
Published on the occasion of the eponymous exhibitions at Casino Luxembourg
in 1999 and at MAMCO, Geneva, in 2000.
Jim Shaw (born 1952 in Midland, Michigan, lives and works in Los Angeles) is an atypical figure in the Californian
art world, sharing with Paul McCarthy
and Mike Kelley
a similar desire to produce an immersive visual oeuvre aimed at exploring the dark side of the American psyche.
Interview with Jim Shaw by Mike Kelley
, texts by Doug Harvey, Amy Gerstler, Noëllie Roussel, Fabrice Stroun.
Published with Casino Luxembourg
and Smart Art Press (Santa Monica).
published in 1999
bilingual edition (English / French)
21 x 25,5 cm (softcover)
128 pages (79 colour & 43 b/w ill.)
ISBN : 978-2-919893-23-2
EAN : 9782919893232