- A richly illustrated and accessible guide to politically engaged art of the twenty-first century, exploring some of the most daring and ambitious art projects of our time.
- Explores political art as a form of engagement with live issues in the real world – whether globalization or technology, labour or activism.
- Thematic chapters offer a clear account of the major issues and contexts, weaving in detailed discussion of individual artworks.
- Features the work of more than 200 international artists, including Ai Weiwei, Chantal Akerman, Harun Farocki, Omer Fast, Thomas Hirschhorn, Carsten Höller, Steve McQueen, Teresa Margolles, Adrian Paci, Walid Raad, Doris Salcedo, Bruno Serralongue and Santiago Sierra.
Format: Softcover, 240 pages
Dimensions: 21.3 x 28.2 cm
Author: Anthony Downey
Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 2014