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Jimmie Durham

  • 160 Pages
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  • English
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Phaidon , London
Durham, Jimmie -- Criticism and interpret
StatementLaura Mulvey, Dirk Snauwaert, Mark Alice Durant.
SeriesContemporary artists
ContributionsDurham, Jimmie., Snauwaert, Dirk., Durant, Mark Alice.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNX512.D87 M85 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL562250M
ISBN 100714833487
LC Control Number96146318

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Civil Rights Movement and served as a political organizer for the American Indian Movement. His artistic practice Nationality: American. In this short but brilliant book, Jimmie Durham uses the page to describe, de-mystify, humanize, and complicate the way the average European-American understands American history and cutlure, Native Americans and the First Nations of the U.S.

and the Americas (and Cherokees in particular) and challenges the reader to understand their own relationship to power.5/5(1). Jimmie Durham is an artist, writer and poet based in Berlin and Jimmie Durham book.

Laura Mulvey is Professor of Film and Media Studies at Birkbeck College, University of London. Kate Nesin is an Associated Curator for Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago. Dirk Snauwaert is the Artistic Director of WIELS Contemporary Art Centre in : Kate Nesin, Dirk Snauwaert, Mark Alice Durant.

Artist, performer, poet, essayist, and activist Jimmie Durham (b. Washington, Arkansas) is one of the most compelling, inventive, and multifaceted artists working internationally today.

For American audiences, however, he has been an elusive figure. After studying art in Geneva and working for the American Indian Movement for several years, Durham became an active.

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Jimmie Durham is an artist, writer and poet based in Berlin and Naples. Laura Mulvey is Professor of Film and Media Studies at Birkbeck College, University of London.

Kate Nesin is an Associated Curator for Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago. Dirk Snauwaert is the Artistic Director of WIELS Contemporary Art Centre in Brussels. This book of photographs and drawings by American artist Jimmie Durham (born ) is described by the artist as a “road book.” Its story begins with the French founding of Detroit, explores the city's race riots in the twentieth century and then segues into a brief history of the American automobile industry.

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Born of Cherokee descent, in s Arkansas, Jimmie Durham takes up such. Jimmie Durham is an internationally acclaimed artist, writer and poet of Cherokee descent.

His intricate sculptures and installations mimic the attributes of humans and animals, and the ways they make or are made into history. Durham collages discarded objects and fragments of organic matter, transforming them with dazzling colour into startling, anthropomorphic configurations.

About Jimmie Durham. Published in conjunction with the first North American survey of the work of Jimmie Durham, this beautifully illustrated catalogue explores Durham’s vital contributions to contemporary art since the s, both in the US and internationally.

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Artist and activist Jimmie Durham (b. ) has worked as a visual artist, performer, essayist, and poet for more than forty-five years.

A political organizer for the American Indian Movement during the s, he was an active participant in the downtown New York City artistic community in the s. JIMMIE DURHAM: AT THE CENTER OF THE WORLD "I feel fairly sure that I could address the entire world if only I had a place to stand." —Jimmie Durham, “The Ground Has Been Covered,” Jimmie Durham (b.

) has worked as a visual artist, activist, performer, essayist, and poet for more than forty-five years.

While Jimmie Durham has listed his birthplace as Nevada County, Arkansas (BenallySwann and Krupat n.p.) and Washington, Hempstead County, Arkansas (McAdams, Hobson, and Walkiewicz ; Johansen ; Power ), in fact, Jimmie Bob Durham was born J in Harris County, Texas, to Jerry Loren Durham (Ap –Ma Born in Arkansas in and based in Europe sincethe Cherokee Jimmie Durham has spent his life alternating between the world of contemporary art and his work as an activist for the American Native Indian movement and United Nations representative of the International Indian Treaty Council.

The politics of Durham's art also take place on the broadest terms: “My work. Jimmie Durham (born ) is an artist, political activist, and writer living in Berlin and Rome.

"Material" is his contribution to the Documenta Notes - Thoughts publishing project. "We live in a world of our own construction, and I want to look at that strangeness in the framework of material," the artist Jimmie Durham says. Jimmie Durham “Venice: Objects, Work and Tourism” – During the 56th Venice Biennale, American artist and poet Jimmie Durham presents at Fondazione Querini Stampalia “Venice: Objects, Work and Tourism”, an exhibition curated by Chiara Bertola.

The exhibition is accompanied by an artist book composed of observations, texts and. I met Jimmie Durham the day after the opening of his retrospective at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris in February of At that time I was working on a project entitled An Inquiry on Chaos, a series of conversations, workshops, and artist collaborations envisioned as an architecture of documents and a collective presence of Jimmie Durham in the.

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This artist book is a companion to the exhibition Jimmie Durham: Knew Urk, held at the Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff (Novem - Ma ). The book is written in Durham’s unique style, complete with original illustrations.

Berlin-based, Durham, of Cherokee heritage, was Pages: Jimmie Durham (born ) is an American-born sculptor, essayist and poet, living and working in Europe since He was active in the United States in the civil rights movements of African Americans and Native Americans in the s and s, serving on the central council of the American Indian Movement (AIM).Birth place: Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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We found 33 records in 20 states for Jimmie Durham in the US. The top state of residence is Texas, followed by Virginia. The average Jimmie Durham is around 74 years of age with around 43% falling in to the age group of 81+.

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