2 edition of Roman Signer found in the catalog.
|Statement||exhibition organized by Elsa Longhauser ; texts by Bice Curiger ... [et al.].|
|Series||Moore international discovery series ;, 3|
|Contributions||Longhauser, Elsa Weiner., Curiger, Bice, 1948-, Goldie Paley Gallery.|
|LC Classifications||NX564.Z9 S552 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||33 p. :|
|Number of Pages||33|
|LC Control Number||96007964|
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Steidl Publishing, June Trade Paperback. New. This book presents photos taken by Roman Signer on a journey through the Carpathian Mountains, which took him to the Ukraine and Romania. The photos evidence brief stops at the side of the road an Author: Roman Signer. Type of Research: Book Creators: Schneider, Nikolaus G and Signer, Roman and Withers, Rachel and Zwirner, Dorothea: Description: A sole-authored book commissioned by Dumont/Flick Collection; with English and German editions published Spring , launched Autumn alongside a major solo show of Signer at the Rieckshalle, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin.
Born in Switzerland in , Roman Signer is famous for his “explosive” performances. Since , he has been conceiving a piece combining sculpture, performance, photography and film archive. One of the most acclaimed European artists today, Roman Signer has created a vast and enigmatic oeuvre marked by his use of a diverse array of materials, including water, sand, explosives, and vehicles. Roman Signer: Vernissage celebrates the seventieth birthday of this extraordinary artist through an exploration of the cards used to promote Signer’s vibrantly illustrated.
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Children, art lovers, philosophers and comedians have all found delight in the work of Swiss artist Roman Signer (born ), the Buster Keaton of contemporary art. Using constituents such as water, fire, air and earth, Signer makes a playground of the whole world, devising absurdist experiments in all kinds of environments, from desolate Author: Rachel Withers.
Roman Signer is an artist like no other. Although he identifies himself as a sculptor, he is best Roman Signer book for actions in which simple materials (rockets, balloons, rushing water) react with natural forces to yield surprisingly lyrical results. Roman Signer: Neue Arbeiten / New Works; Kat.
Kestnergesellschaft Hannover and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles Roman Signer book now at ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Interview / Paula van den Bosch in conversation with Roman Signer tions of time and space: the work of Roman Signer / Gerhard Mack weg / Jeremy Millar --Artist's ball lightning / F.
Sauter --Artist's writings. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: Seiten: zahlreiche Illustrationen ; 29 cm. Contents: Interview - Paula van den Bosch asks Roman Signer about his choreography of explosions and other volatile forces.
Roman Signer. by Jeremy Millar (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover from $ Author: Jeremy Millar. Roman Signer (born in Appenzell, Switzerland) is principally a visual artist who works in sculpture, art installations photography, and video.
Early life and career. Born in Appenzell, Switzerland, Signer started his career as an artist later in life at the age of 28, after working as an architect’s draughtsman, a radio engineer.
If Roman Signer is best known for his spectacular actions involving explosions, transformations, and demolitions, these represent only one aspect of his oeuvre. Since the 70s, Signer has devoted much of his creative energy to a redefinition of sculpture, incorporating time, acceleration, and change into the sculptural process.
His artistic ideas revolve around the relationships between. Swiss artist Roman Signer has been redefining sculpture for more than 40 years and is now regarded as one of the finest representatives of Process and Conceptual art.
He produces elementary dynamic sculptures and installations, also known as time sculptures for their preoccupation with the transformation of materials and objects through time. This book, published by Mousse Publishing (, 80 pages), records the work of Roman Signer for ALL'APERTO.
Through a rich set of documentary images, it illustrates the project, production and installation of "Horloge", as well as the explosive action which marked its unveiling.
Roman Signer has always lived and worked in St. Gallen, in eastern Switzerland. I visited him at his studio recently, where he showed me how sand trickles down from the ceiling onto a violin suspended below and makes music in the process. One could say that while sand is the performer of the piece, Signer is the producer of the musical performance.
Charming in conception and sober in execution, Roman Signer's drawings beg to be expanded upon by the viewer's imagination. They offer construction guides and stage directions for the sculptures--works with titles like "After Observations of the Wind," "Volcano," and "Waiting for the Fall"--which entail often comical experiments pursued with an almost Beckett-esque sense of humorous futility.
Most artists are pleased if their work appeals to a modest proportion of the human race. However, as Roman Signer proudly notes in our monograph, his has also attracted a notable bovine the book, the year-old Swiss artist recalled how, inhe sat in a Kayak while it was dragged along a rural German road.
Swiss artist Roman Signer (b. ) makes work that is literally explosive, harnessing natural forces via rockets, fuses and dynamite, as well as rushing water, gravity and catapults. At work since the early s, Signer is a prolific artist who is highly respected worldwide/5(6).
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Free shipping for many products. Biography: Roman Signer was born in in Appenzel Switzerland. He lives and works in Saint Gallen, Switzerland. His work is present, among others, by the following institutions: Museum Of Old And New Art (MONA), Tasmania; Musée National d’Art Moderne, Paris; FNAC, Paris-La défense; FRAC Ile-de-France, Paris; Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main; KunstmuseumSt.
Roman Signer (bornSwitzerland) works in a variety of media, including sculpture, video, and performance—although he refers to his work as “action sculptures” or “time sculptures.” Signer previously held jobs as an architect’s draughtsman, a radio engineer apprentice, and a.
Gerhard Mack is the author of Roman Signer (Contemporary Artists ( avg rating, 6 ratings, 1 review, published ), Herzog & de Meuron (/5.A Roman singer, by Crawford, F. Marion and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Roman Signer | Four Rooms, One Artist Sep 14 - Nov 13 Image: Roman Signer in the installation Waiting for Harold Edgerton, Photo credit: Jason Schmidt.
Swiss Institute is proud to present one of the rare solo exhibitions of Roman Signer in the United States.