pressPLAY draws together the full texts of the complete Phaidon interviews with with 50 of the world's most significant contemporary artists since 1995.
The artists in pressPLAY work in every variety of media - from painting to video, sculpture to installation. Interviews include Louise Bourgeois, Vija Celmins, Robert Gober, Antony Gormley, Benjamin Buchloh, Raymond Pettibon, Lawrence Weiner and Alex Katz to Eric Fischli and Jenny Holzer to Maurizio Cattelan, Pipilotti Rist and more. Musician-artist Christian Marclay discusses performance, music and art with Kim Gordon from the legendary rock band Sonic Youth. The players in pressPLAY explain in full what it means to be an artist today.
- 808 pages, 6.75 x 9.62 in.
- 100 color and 100 b&w illustrations