Shop > Artists' Books

#14533

1—130: Selected works Ghassan Bishouty b. 1941 Safad, Palestine — d. 2004 Amman, Jordan.

Artist
Nour Bishouty
Editor
Jacob Korczynski
Price
$30.00
Date
2020
Publisher
Art Metropole and Motto Books
Format
Artists' Books
ISBN
978-1-989010-06-8
Genre
Book, Biography, Art History
Description

SPECIAL Pre-order offer $35 $30
Anticipated arrival in November 2020

Which images are made manifest across an artist’s practice and which are the ones that disappear? How do objects—whether seen or unseen—and the knowledge they possess traverse across place and time to avow their resistance? These are amongst the questions asked by artist Nour Bishouty in her artist’s book 1—130, a project that draws upon her ongoing research into the works of her father, Ghassan Bishouty (b. 1941 Palestine – d. 2004, Jordan). In 1—130, she borrows from methods of indexing and object classification to act as figurative codes for identification and cross-reference within the contexts of value and legacy. All the while employing paratactic strategies of text and image to understand the life and work of an artist faced with the discontinuity of deracination.

1—130 constitutes reflexive encounters with a series of 130 selected paintings and sculptures made circa 1965-2004 in Lebanon and Jordan, and concludes with an afterword by editor and curator Jacob Korczynski.

  1. 1—130
  2. 1—130
  3. 1—130
  4. 1—130
Images:1234
 

Related Items

  1. Andrew J Paterson: Andrew James Paterson: Collection/Correction
  2. Tanya Busse and Joar Nango: Vestavin
  3. Query
  4. JImmy Robert: Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line
  5. Jacob Fabricius: Yours Truly
  6. Zora Mann’s Magical Coloring Book
  7. Michael Snow: Signed Walking Woman Shopping Bag
  8. James Carl, FASTWURMS, Jill Henderson, and David Shrigly: ABC.....WITH LOVE (TOO COOL FOR SCHOOL)
  9. Albert Mertz: CINEMA
  10. Marc Fischer: Deliverance
  11. Contestations
  12. Alejandro Tamayo: The Book of the Present Moment (And its Near Past)
  13. Posters: November 1965-April 1986
  14. Hibridos
  15. Mapping Spaces: A Topological Survey of the Work by James Turrell
  16. Peter MacCallum: Material World
  17. First Son: Portraits by C.D. Hoy
  18. Jeff Wall: Transparencies
  19. Micah Lexier: A Portrait of David
  20. Roger Aksadjuak, Shuvinai Ashoona, Pierre Aupilardjuk, Shary Boyle, Heather Igloliorte, Jessie Kenalogak, John Kurok, Leo Napayok, Naomi Potter, and Shauna Thompson: Earthlings (ESKER FOUNDATION)
  21. agent.NASDAQ aka Reinhold Grether ,  Edward Poitras , Zeigam Azizov, Isabelle De Baets, Karl Beveridge, Chris Burden, Heather Cassils, Maurizio Cattelan, Carole Condé, Jane Crawford, Wim Delvoye, Maria Eichhorn, Hu Fang, Gerald Ferguson, Elizabeth Ferrell, and Andrea Fraser: Commerce By Artists
  22. Dodie Bellamy and Kota Ezawa: Behind Your Stumbling
  23. Chris Kraus, Yaniya Lee, and Jacob Wren: P/PP Issue 02: In Different Situations Different Behaviour Will Produce Different Results
  24. Scapegoat Issue 9
  25. A feast is...
  26. #2
  27. Illusory Self #2
  28. Peter Land: Playground
  29. Ryan Foerster: Foerster 7
  30. General Idea and Image Bank: Golden Streams: Artists’ Collaboration and Exchange in the 70’s