Mike Nelson: AN INVOCATION – Five hundred and thirty books from Southend Central Library

Using a selection of books chosen from the former library’s withdrawn stock, Nelson has created a permanent installation, concealed within the internal cavity walls of the new gallery. As the only visible record of the hidden artwork, this artist’s publication documents the covers of the five hundred and thirty books, which have been methodically documented and reproduced over 1000 pages. This limited edition artist’s book (with PVC jacket) contains an interview between Director of Focal Point Gallery, Andrew Hunt and the artist Mike Nelson.

cm 15×22; pp. 1056; 1056 COL; paperback. Publisher: Focal Point Gallery, 2013.

ISBN: 9781907185151| 1907185151

 60,00

ID: 17283

Product Description

Using a selection of books chosen from the former library’s withdrawn stock, Nelson has created a permanent installation, concealed within the internal cavity walls of the new gallery. As the only visible record of the hidden artwork, this artist’s publication documents the covers of the five hundred and thirty books, which have been methodically documented and reproduced over 1000 pages. This limited edition artist’s book (with PVC jacket) contains an interview between Director of Focal Point Gallery, Andrew Hunt and the artist Mike Nelson.