Odyssey Works

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Odyssey Works infiltrates the life of one person at a time to create a custom-tailored, life-altering performance. It may last for one day or a few months and consists of experiences that blur the boundaries of life and art - is that subway Mariachi band, used book of poetry, or meal with a new friend real or a part of the performance? Central to this book is their 2013 performance for Rick Moody, author of The Ice Storm. His Odyssey lasted four months and included a fake children's book, introducing the themes of his performance, and a cello concert in a Saskatchewan prairie (which Moody almost missed after being stopped at customs with, suspiciously, no idea why he was travelling to Canada).
ISBN 9781616895150. Princeton Architectural Press.
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Odyssey Works infiltrates the life of one person at a time to create a custom-tailored, life-altering performance. It may last for one day or a few months and consists of experiences that blur the boundaries of life and art - is that subway Mariachi band, used book of poetry, or meal with a new friend real or a part of the performance? Central to this book is their 2013 performance for Rick Moody, author of The Ice Storm. His Odyssey lasted four months and included a fake children's book, introducing the themes of his performance, and a cello concert in a Saskatchewan prairie (which Moody almost missed after being stopped at customs with, suspiciously, no idea why he was travelling to Canada).
  • Subtitle
    Transformative Experiences for an Audience of One
  • Author
    Abraham Burickson and Ayden LeRoux
  • Publisher
    Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release
    September 2016
  • Binding
    pb
  • Format
    224 pages. 100 colour ills. 17.5 x 23.5 cm
  • Status for WholeSale
    in stock
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    available
  • Date added
    September 2016