Bobby Baker: Redeeming Features of Daily Life by Michèle Barrett,Bobby Baker

By Michèle Barrett,Bobby Baker

Bobby Baker is certainly one of most generally acclaimed and well known functionality artists operating at the present time. Over the process a thirty-five-year profession she has toured the globe along with her wildly stimulating explorations of 'Daily existence' and has been generally written approximately and studied.

This fully-illustrated e-book brings jointly for the 1st time an account of Baker's occupation as an artist – from her first sculptures at crucial St Martins within the early Nineteen Seventies to her newest paintings, 'How to stay' and 'Diary Drawings' – with severe observation via reviewers and educational practitioners.

It includes:

  • Bobby Baker's personal 'Chronicle' of her paintings as artist and performer

  • illuminating serious writing approximately Baker's exhibits

  • transcripts of Baker's performances and different unique fabrics reproduced the following for the 1st time

  • significant new essays by way of Michele Barrett and Griselda Pollock

  • a new interview with Bobby Baker via Adrian Heathfield.

Under the guiding editorial hand of unusual cultural theorist Michèle Barrett, this quantity is an important textual content for college kids attracted to functionality, gender, and visible tradition, and a highly soaking up and obtainable account of Baker's work.

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