The Vanhaerents Art Collection contains hundreds of top art pieces and installations by modern artists. It was founded by Walter Vanhaerents and has recently been moved to a restored dock house in the centre of Brussels. This book is the catalogue that goes with the first exhibition of this collection. A bold mix of installations, video art and paintings from international artists such as Bruce Nauman, Paul McCarthy, Mariko Mori, Takashi Murakami, Tom Sachs, Francesco Vezzoli, Matthew Barney. (source: Nielsen Book Data) 9789020991055 20160604
From Jerusalem with Love tells the story of the images of the Holy Land created by artists, photographers and travellers from 1799-1948. The objects are chosen from the famous Willy Lindwer Collection. The interaction between European and local styles and the special significance of Eretz Israel for the Jewish people to create a unique visual language. (source: Nielsen Book Data) 9789040086380 20160604
Rotterdam, The Netherlands : Witte de With Publishers ; Berlin, Germany ; New York, NY : Sternberg Press ; New York : Distribution, D.A.P., c2008.
Book — 127 p. ; 19 cm.
On (surplus) value in art
Mehrwert und Kunst
Meerwaarde en kunst.
Drawing on fresh readings of Marxist and postmodern thought, renowned German cultural critic Diedrich Diederichsen compares the abstract and climbing values of artworks with the plunging value of music--a traditionally immaterial art--in order to formulate a broad reflection on the current "crisis of valuation in the arts.". (source: Nielsen Book Data) 9789073362819 20160527