- 276 pages : portraits, photographs (some colour) ; 25 cm
- Additional Authors
- Butler, Cornelia H.,Costello, Diarmuid,Heiser, Jörg,Mercer, Kobena,Platzker, David,Shaked, Nizan,Simoniti, Vid,Zabunyan, Elvan,
- Contents:Includes bibliographical references and index.Published in conjunction with the exhibition Adrian Piper: a synthesis of intuitions, 1965-2016 at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, March 31-July 22, 2018.Summary: "Published for MoMA's retrospective exhibition and in collaboration with the artist, this volume presents new critical essays that expand on Piper's practice in ways that have been previously under- or unaddressed. Focused texts by established and emerging scholars assess themes in Piper's work such as the Kantian framework that draws on her extensive philosophical studies; her unique contribution to first-generation conceptual art; the turning point in her work, in the early 1970s, from conceptual works to performance; the connection of her work with her yoga practice; her ongoing exposure of and challenge to xenophobia and sexism; and the relation between prevailing interpretations of her work and the viewers who engender them"