Alighiero e Boetti

May 18, 2013 - February 17, 2014

<p>Alighiero e Boetti, <i>Mappa (Map)</i>, 1972. Dia Art Foundation; 
Gift of Louise and <br>Leonard Riggio. 
© Alighiero Boetti by SIAE / ARS, 2013</p>

Alighiero e Boetti, Mappa (Map), 1972. Dia Art Foundation; Gift of Louise and
Leonard Riggio. © Alighiero Boetti by SIAE / ARS, 2013


A new installation of embroidered works and large-scale works on paper by Alighiero e Boetti will be on view at Dia:Beacon through February 17, 2014. Selected from Dia's collection, the works include Ammazzare il Tempo (1978), Mappa (1972), Opera Postale (1980), Untitled (January-December) (1986), and the groundbreaking Untitled (Victoria Boogie Woogie) (1972), consisting of 5,040 envelopes the artist mailed to himself in Turin from different cities in Italy.



Curiger, Bice, ed. Parkett 24 (June 1990). Essays by Jean-Christophe Ammann, Alighiero e Boetti, Jean Pierre Bordaz, Rainer Crone and David Moos, Friedemann Malsch, and Giovan Battista Salerno.

Von Fürstenberg, Adelina, ed. Alighiero e Boetti, De Bouche à Oreille. Grenoble: Magasin-Centre National d'Art Contemporain, 1993. Essays by Giovan Battista Salerno and Angela Vettese.

Sauzeau Boetti, Annemarie. Alighiero e Boetti: Shaman/Showman. Cologne: Walther König, 2003.

Gute, Charles and Giorgia Kapatsoris, eds. Alighiero e Boetti. Milan: Charta, 2004. Text by Rolf Lauter.

Cerizza, Luca. Alighiero e Boetti: Mappa. London: Afterall Books, 2008.

Fisher, Anna, ed. Alighiero e Boetti: Mappa. Zurich: JRP Ringier, 2010. Text by Jean-Christophe Ammann.

Godfrey, Mark. Alighiero e Boetti. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2011.

Maffei, Giorgio and Maura Picciau, eds. Alighiero e Boetti: Oltre il libro [Beyond Books]. Mantova, Italy: Corraini Edizioni, 2011. Texts by Giacomo Corna Pellegrini, Arianna Di Genova, Roberto Giunti, Maria Vittoria Marini Clarelli, Annemarie Sauzeau, and Fabrizio Scrivano.

Cooke, Lynne, Mark Godfrey and Christian Rattemeyer, eds. Alighiero Boetti: Game Plan. New York: The Museum of Modern, 2012. Essays by Lynne Cooke, Claire Gilman, Mark Godfrey, Christian Rattemeyer and Jason E. Smith. Interview by Bruno Corà.

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