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anecdoted topography of chance

by Daniel Spoerri

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Published by Atlas Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDaniel Spoerri; done with the help of his very dear friend, Robert Filliou ; and translated from the French, and further anecdoted by their very dear friend, Emmet Williams ; enriched with still further anecdotations by their very dear friend Dieter Roth ; translated out of the German for the first time by Malcolm Green ; with 100 reflective illustrations by Topor.
SeriesAtlas arkhive ;, 4
ContributionsFilliou, Robert., Williams, Emmett., Roth, Dieter, 1930-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2679.P6 T6313 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination241 p. :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL575526M
ISBN 100947757880
LC Control Number96162845

  For an exhibition of these works in Paris, Spoerri devised An Anecdoted Topography of Chance, a page booklet mapping all the objects on the table in his Parisian flat, then forensically extrapolating from them in “the way of Sherlock Holmes” to create a . Artist's book. With commentary by Robert Filliou and drawings by Topor. Daniel Spoerri - An Anecdoted Topography of Chance (Re-Anecdoted Version) - New York/Cologne/Paris, Something Else Press, - x, p. - paperback - x cm In good condition.

He also is widely acclaimed for his book, Topographie Anécdotée* du Hasard (An Anecdoted Topography of Chance), a literary analog to his snare-pictures, in which he mapped all the objects located on his table at a particular moment, describing each with his personal recollections evoked by the object. Daniel Spoerri with snare-picture. Topographie Anecdotée du Hasard (An Anecdoted Topography of Chance). On the front page of this first edition of the work was printed a footnote by French art critic Pierre Restany, pointing out that “anecdotée" (anecdoted) isn’t really a word and neither is the verb it presupposes: anecdoting.

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Anecdoted topography of chance by Daniel Spoerri Download PDF EPUB FB2

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this book can be a lot of things; it can be a pin-hole autobiography, a fluxus-informed theory of art, an /5. An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is arguably the most important and entertaining "Artist's Book" of the post-war period.

This edition is the definitive appearance to date of a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with the FLUXUS and Nouveau Anecdoted topography of chance book movements, and is substantially larger than the three previous versions published in France, the USA and Germany/5(3).

Originally published by Something Else Press in and now acknowledged as one of the most important and entertaining artists’ books of the postwar period, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with the Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme movements, here released in a new edition.

Following a rambling conversation with his friend Robert /5(5). Originally published by Something Else Press in and now acknowledged as one of the most important and entertaining artists' books of the postwar period, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with the Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme movements, here released in a new edition.

Originally published by Something Else Press in and now acknowledged as one of the most important and entertaining artists' books of the postwar period, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with the Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme movements, here released in a new edition.

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is an archaeological game, a poem to the arbitrary, an anecdoted topography of chance book, and above all else, a celebration of friendship and creativity.

The Topography personifies and predates the spirit of Fluxus and constitutes one of Price: $ TOPOGRAPHY OF CHANCE The AATOC app offers a new experience of this timeless artist book by allowing the user to personalize, interact and navigate throughout the collaborative works between four witty Fluxus artists.

This experience simplifies navigation by limiting cross referencing between content while also offer new supplementary materials. Daniel Spoerri ; done with the help of his very dear friend, Robert Filliou ; and translated from the French, and further anecdoted by their very dear friend, Emmet Williams ; enriched with still further anecdotations by their very dear friend Dieter Roth ; translated out of the German for the first time by Malcolm Green ; with reflective illustrations by Topor.

The Topography personifies (and pre-dates) the whole FLUXUS spirit and constitutes one of the strangest and most compelling insights into the artist’s life. From out of the banal detritus of the everyday a virtual autobiography emerges.” Translated from the French and further anecdoted by poet Emmett Williams.

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance By Daniel Spoerri. I believe this is one of the most famous artist’s books of all time. I first heard about it in school but it was expensive and out of print at the time.

Now, though, the nicely designed new edition is mine. Announcement of the publication of 'An Anecdoted Topography of Chance' a colaborative work between Spoerri, Robert Filliou, Emmett Williams and Dieter Roth with reflective illustrations by Topor.

With details of the editions to be published, noting that it is volume four in the Atlas press Arkhive series.

"An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is now acknowledged as the most important, and most entertaining "Artists' Book" of the post-war period, and this edition is the definitive appearance of a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with various avant-garde art movements, including Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme.

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is an archaeological game, a poem to the arbitrary, an encyclopaedia, and above all else, a celebration of friendship and creativity.

The Topography personifies and predates the spirit of Fluxus and constitutes one of the strangest and most compelling insights into the artist's life/5(62).

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is now acknowledged as the most important, and most entertaining "Artists' Book" of the post-war period, and this edition is the definitive appearance of a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with various avant-garde art movements, including Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme/5(5).

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is arguably the most important and entertaining "Artist's Book" of the post-war period. This edition is the definitive appearance to date of a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with the FLUXUS and Nouveau Realisme movements, and is substantially larger than the three previous versions published in France, the USA and /5(62).

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance (Re-Anecdoted Version) Daniel Spoerri. First Edition pages. A Fluxus classic.

"Done with the help of his [Spoerri's] very dear friend Robert Filliou and translated from the French and further anecdoted at random by their very dear friend Emmett Williams. With one hundred reflective illustrations by Topor." *** "Following a rambling conversation with his Seller Rating: % positive.

The Anecdoted Topography of Chance has been called “arguably the most important and entertaining 'Artist's book' of the post-war period.” Inthe Something Else Press in New York City published an English translation of Topographie Anécdotée du Hasard by Emmett Williams, entitled An Anecdoted Topography of Chance (Re-Anecdoted Version).

Spoerri is also known for his book An Anecdoted Topography of Chance. “Daniel Spoerri: An Anecdoted Topography of Chance. In after a conversation with the poet Robert Filliou, Fluxus artist Daniel Spoerri mapped the objects lying at random on the table in his room, adding a rigorously scientific description of each.

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance is now acknowledged as the most important, and most entertaining “Artists’ Book” of the post-war period, and this edition is the definitive appearance of a unique collaborative work by four artists associated with various avant-garde art movements, including Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme.

Daniel Spoerri, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance (Topographie Anécdotée du Hasard), London: Atlas Press, / This accordion slipped into the back of the latest iteration of this iconic artists' book hardly meets the definition on an accordion with its 2 : Box of Water.

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance Daniel Spoerri, Robert Filliou, Emmett Williams, and Dieter Rother, illus. by Topor. Atlas (DAP, dist.), $35 (p) ISBN Printed Matter, Inc. is an independent (c)(3) non-profit organization founded in by artists and art workers with the mission to foster the appreciation, dissemination, and understanding of artists' books and other artists' publications.Title: An Anecdoted Topography of Chance (Atlas Arkhive) Link Read Online / Download: Author: Daniel.