Anish Kapoor-First Edition, Signed Copy
"Anish Kapoor's sculptures are as mysterious as they are beautiful.Although they employ a wide range of traditional and non-traditional materials,their real subject is oftenimmaterial and ungraspable: a chasm, a reflection, a column of air.Kapoor belongs to a generation of British sculptors (Tony Cragg, Richard Deacon, Antony Gormley) who revived sculpture by injecting it with new vitality, even playfulness, in the wake of Minimalism.It should come as no surprise, then, that he is one of the best-loved artists working today, the recipient of numerous international awards (including the Turner Prize) and thecreative forcebehind some of the most popularpublic sculptures incontemporary art,includingMarsyas in the Tate Modern Turbine Hall (2002) and Cloud Gate in Chicago's Millennium Park(2004)."
This copy is in immaculate condition throughout. There are a few dust marks on the cover. There are also one or two tiny dents in the back cover but these are barely noticeable. There are some minor scratches on the cover both front and back, mainly due to the texture of the cover which is shiny and reflective. The author has signed this copy in black ink on the second endpaper.