All Art is Political: Writings on Performative Art by Sarah LowndesAll Art is Political: Writings on Performative Art by Sarah Lowndes

All Art is Political: Writings on Performative Art

bySarah Lowndes

Paperback | June 17, 2016

Pricing and Purchase Info

$20.24 online 
$25.95 list price save 22%
Earn 101 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


All Art is Political: Writings on Performative Art is a collection of recent conversations and writings by Glasgow based writer and curator Sarah Lowndes (author of Social Sculpture: The Rise of the Glasgow Art Scene). The book opens with a previously unpublished conversation from 2008 between Lowndes, Art and Language collaborator Mayo Thompson and AMM member and forefather of electroacoustic sound, Keith Rowe. Also included are essays on Berlin-based artist Thea Djordjadze and Glasgow-based Turner Prize winner Richard Wright. A 2011 conversation between Lowndes and American conceptual artist Susan Hiller and an essay exploring the late autobiographical works of German-Swiss artist and writer Dieter Roth complete this series of investigations into the performative practices of leading contemporary artists.
Dr Sarah Lowndes is a lecturer, curator and writer based in Glasgow. Lowndes lectures in the Historical and Critical Studies Department at Glasgow School of Art, where her research focuses on artist-led projects, interdisciplinary and performance-related practice and contemporary art. She regularly contributes to publications including...
Title:All Art is Political: Writings on Performative ArtFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:June 17, 2016Publisher:Luath Press LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1910021423

ISBN - 13:9781910021422