Hardcover: 312 pages
Publisher: DuMont Buchverlag; Bilingual edition (July 31, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 7.8 x 1.2 x 10.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 5342798
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
In 1968, artist Daniel Spoerri founded Restaurant Spoerri in Düsseldorf; two years later he opened the Eat Art Gallery, where artists such as Joseph Beuys, Roy Lichtenstein and Dieter Roth exhibited objects made of foodstuffs. Taking the activities of Eat Art as its starting point, Eating the Universe gathers together artworks that have been made using edible materials, starting in the 1970s and continuing through to the present day. Over the pas...