Book measures 8.25" wide by 11.75" high. 64 pages. Includes Insightful essays by CRAIG OWENS, and Jane Weinstock. Plus an exhibition chronology and bibliography .
Barbara Kruger (born January 26, 1945) is an North American feminist conceptual artist . Much of her work consists of black-and-white photographs overlaid with declarative captions—in white-on-red Futura Bold Oblique or Helvetica Ultra Condensed . The phrases in her works often include pronouns such as "you", "your", "I", "we", and "they", addressing cultural constructions of power, identity, and sexuality. Kruger lives and works in New York and Los Angeles.Kruger's first dealer was Gagosian Gallery , with which she did two shows in Los Angeles in the early 1980s. In 1988, she was the first woman to join the prominent contemporary art gallery of Mary Boone  and has had eight solo shows there since. Kruger is also represented by Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago; Yvon Lambert , Paris; and Sprüth Magers Berlin London and L&M Arts in Los Angeles. In late 20 ... read more