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Ice Cream

Hardcover, 448pages, 29.7 × 25.7 × 4.7cm


"A compendium of cutting-edge art."
- Miami Herald

An exhibition-in-a-book that presents 100 contemporary artists Selected by 10 internationally renowned curators, these artists will be the stars of tomorrow Each artist is featured over four pages with a selection of their most interesting work together with a commentary by the curator who selected them, an exhibition history, and a bibliography Each curator has also selected a source artist who has inspired or influenced the younger generation, providing readers with a broader historical perspective A must-have for art-world insiders, an essential soucebook for students and all those who follow the contemporary art scene

The 10 Curators of ICE CREAM

-Sergio Edelsztein founded The Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv in 1995, where he has been the Director since 1997.
-Jens Hoffmann is a curator and writer based in San Francisco where he is the newly appointed Director of the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts.
-Lisette Lagnado was the Chief Curator of the 27th São Paulo Biennial (2006) and, since 2001 she has been editor of the online journal, Trópico.
-Midori Matsui is an art critic who has written extensively on Japanese and Western art for a wide variety of periodicals and catalogues.
-Shamim Momin is an Associate Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She co-curated the Whitney Biennial (2004).
-Pi Li is a lecturer at the Central Academy of Fine Arts and Curator at The Loft New Media Art Space, Beijing.
-Gloria Sutton is a former Helena Rubinstein Fellow in Critical Studies at the Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York and is currently working with the Kunsthalle, Zurich.
-Olesya Turkina is a critic, curator and Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Contemporary Art at the State Russian Museum, St Petersburg.
-Philippe Vergne is the Chief Curator and Deputy Director at the Walker Art Center Minneapolis. He co-curated the Whitney Biennial (2006).
-The Wrong Gallery, set up by the artist Maurizio Cattelan, and the curators Massimiliano Gioni and Ali Subotnick, was a tiny, not-for-profit, half-metre-square exhibition space located in a shallow doorway in Chelsea, New York's gallery district. Evicted in July 2005, the gallery space is currently housed at London's Tate Modern. The Wrong Gallery also curated the 4th Berlin Biennial (2006).
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