The Art Form #2
170 x 240 mm, 100 pages. Leicester, UK
On the Journal:
‘At 78 years old, Daniel Buren is the oldest artist in issue two. For over 50 years Buren has created unforgettable interventions, controversial critical texts and thought provoking public art projects. He is internationally recognised for his contribution to Conceptual Art and is France’s most celebrated and influential living artist.
The other artists featured in issue two are Ryan Gander, who has recently been awarded an OBE for services to art; Rob Pruitt, who has a varied practice that includes ecopolitics and the panda bear, American youth, global consumerism and the narcissistic shallows of contemporary visual culture; Jordan Nickel, aka POSE, is a graffiti artist who now mainly makes work for a gallery environment, he talks about this transition from street to gallery; Evan Robarts is an artist who uses everyday materials and processes to create sculptures, installations and paintings; Paul Wackers is a painter and ceramicist who started his art career working for conceptual art pioneer Sol LeWitt.’ From At work with Andrew Townsend, creative director.