Teresa Burga (Hardcover)

Teresa Burga By Teresa Burga (Artist), Heike Munder (Editor), Heike Munder (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Teresa Burga (Artist), Heike Munder (Editor), Heike Munder (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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Encompassing paintings and environments in the vein of pop art, as well as conceptual drawings and cybernetic installations, the oeuvre of Peruvian artist Teresa Burga (born 1935) highlights the individual's ability to influence social conditions. Her early attraction to conceptual art led her to become a founding member of the Peruvian avant-garde movement Grupo Arte Nuevo (1966-68). In 1968, as a Fulbright scholar, Burga left Peru to study at the Art Institute of Chicago, where she developed her mature pop-conceptual practice, moving away from painting to produce installations, research-based projects and happenings. This volume provides an overview of her work from the 1960s to the present, reflecting on Burga's strategies and themes.



Product Details
ISBN: 9783037645260
ISBN-10: 3037645261
Publisher: Jrp Ringier
Publication Date: August 28th, 2018
Pages: 288
Language: English