Irish Art Now: From the Poetic to the Political
Heavily illustrated, Irish Art Now presents a rounded perspective on Irish art and artists working in the 1990s, a tumultuous period in Ireland’s history. The artwork displayed in this book represent the changing Irish identity as past tradition and culture come to a head with overwhelming global influence. The media covered include video, photography and installations as well as orthodox painting and sculpture.
Levin, Kim, McGonagle, Declan, and O’Toole, Fintan, Irish Art Now: From the Poetic to the Political, Independent Curators International (ICI), New York and Merrell Holberton Publishers, London, in association with the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, 1999. 96 Pages. 10.9 x 9.1 inches, softcover. ISBN: 1858940893. $22.95