George Condo: Mental States

Straddling the line between comedy and pathos, the grotesque and the beautiful, the rich pictorial inventions of the American painter George Condo (b. 1957) have made him one of the most inventive artists of his generation. This survey, which includes essays by Will Self, Ralph Rugoff and Laura Hoptman, along with a specially commissioned short story by David Means, is published to accompany a major exhibition in the USA and Europe.

Text: Self Will, Hoptman Laura et al. cm 28×30; pp. 160; hardcover. Publisher: Hayward Gallery, London, 2011.

ISBN: 9781853322891| 185332289X

ID: 12912

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Straddling the line between comedy and pathos, the grotesque and the beautiful, the rich pictorial inventions of the American painter George Condo (b. 1957) have made him one of the most inventive artists of his generation. This survey, which includes essays by Will Self, Ralph Rugoff and Laura Hoptman, along with a specially commissioned short story by David Means, is published to accompany a major exhibition in the USA and Europe.

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