Why I Got into Art by Anonymous

Publisher: Buchhandlung Walther König / Jablonka Gallery

Year: 1991

Format: Softcover

Edition: First, limited edition of 1,000

Condition: Very good

An artist's book by "Anonymous" (aka: Mike Kelley), detailing why he got into art (naked women). Essay by Diedrich Diederichsen. Contains 22 photographs, in black-and-white, manipulated to have soft-core porn qualities of Yoko Ono, Lynda Benglis, Hannah Wilke, Carolee Schneemann and other woman engaged in nude dance performances, guerrilla actions, happenings, avant-garde theatre, actions, performances, gallery advertisements, body art, gesture art, etc. Published as two entities, back-to-back & upside down from each other, in one volume. Text in English and German.


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  • Why I Got into Art by Anonymous