Olafur Eliasson

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Distributed Art Pub Incorporated, 2008 - Art - 182 pages
Hans Ulrich Obrist and Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson have known each other for many years, and have worked together intimately--on exhibitions, book projects, performances and more. Their legendary conversations, gathered here, are revealing, challenging, philosophical--and essential to both oeuvres.

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About the author (2008)

Olafur Eliasson is born in Copenhagen in 1967. Studies at the Royal Danish

Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen from 1989 to 1995. Lives in Copenhagen and Berlin.

Hans Ulrich Obrist was born in Zu?rich in 1968. He was curator at the Mus e d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris and has curated many international exhibitions. In 2006 he was appointed Co-Director of Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Projects at the Serpentine Gallery, London. His prolific publications on contemporary art include The Conversation Series, Do it, dontstopdontstopdontstopdontstop, A Brief History of Curating.

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