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Various Fires - and Four Running Boys

Artist
Thomas Galler
Date
2010
Publisher
Edition Fink
Format
Artists' Books
Details
Softcover
ISBN
3-03746-142-X
Size
40 × 50 × 0.5 cm
Length
48 
Description

Galler’s work examines notions of media representation and of authorship and exchange around found materials from a position of societal critique and mass culture.

A collection of images of the artist’s own production since 1999 combined with those appropriated from newspaper and magazine images (the ‘Fires’)

Excerpts are taken from news-report images of global crises and political unrest that featured fires and which changed societal interactions beyond the affected regions.

Galler’s book references Ed Rucha’s 1964 bookwork ‘Various Small Fires.’

First Edition of 500

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