Itamar Gilboa: Food Chain Project by Nina SiegalItamar Gilboa: Food Chain Project by Nina Siegal

Itamar Gilboa: Food Chain Project

byNina Siegal

Hardcover | September 27, 2018

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.Comprehensive visual record of Gilboa's Food Chain Project.Landmark monograph on a critically acclaimed Israeli-Dutch artist.First of a number of monographs planned with this artistFor Food Chain Project, the Israeli-Dutch artist Itamar Gilboa took his own consumption as a starting point, keeping a diary of everything he ate and drank for the duration of a year. Thinking about his personal consumption habits, Gilboa started to research the social implications of individual consumption choices on global food issues. By presenting the 8,000 products he consumed over twelve months, Gilboa aimed to raise awareness and generate a wider discussion about global food issues. The installation is thought-provoking and uses an inventive approach to point out First World overconsumption, while hundreds of millions of people still suffer from hunger every day.
Born in Tel Aviv, in 1973, Itamar Gilboa is a multi-disciplinary artist who lives and works in Amsterdam. He has always been inspired by science and the power of numbers. Gilboa's works, based upon his own experiences living in Israel as well as in the Netherlands, are the result of extensive research and data collection. Gilboa's wor...
Title:Itamar Gilboa: Food Chain ProjectFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 11.5 × 9.75 × 0.98 inPublished:September 27, 2018Publisher:CircaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1911422111

ISBN - 13:9781911422112