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The Night of Lead
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Ugo Rondinone The Night of Lead
Edited by Agustín Pérez Rubio and Madeleine Schuppli.
Texts by Klaus Biesenbach, Agustín Pérez Rubio, Beatrix Ruf, Madeleine Schuppli.
published in 2010
bilingual edition (English / German)
24,8 x 31,5 cm (hardcover)
384 pages (288 color ill.)
ISBN: 978-3-03764-127-9
EAN: 9783037641279
out of print
 
This exhaustive monograph recreates the Swiss artist's work in all its richness, documenting all pieces since 2005, organized by typologies.
Ugo Rondinone (*1963, Switzerland) has lived in New York for several years. Using photography, video, painting, drawing, sculpture, sound, and text by turns, Rondinone is a virtuoso of forms and techniques. Developing surprising sensorial environments, he especially likes destabilizing our perceptions and unsettling our certainties. Rearranging content and formal elements, a personal poetic with elements taken directly from the outside world, he draws us into a synesthetic experience.

See also Palais #22 – Ugo Rondinone – I Love John Giorno; Bomb #140; Album – On/around the work of Urs Fischer, Yves Netzhammer, Ugo Rondinone and Christine Streuli.