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By Michèle Barrett,Bobby Baker

Bobby Baker is one in all most generally acclaimed and renowned functionality artists operating this day. Over the process a thirty-five-year profession she has toured the globe together with her wildly stimulating explorations of 'Daily existence' and has been largely written approximately and studied.

This fully-illustrated ebook brings jointly for the 1st time an account of Baker's occupation as an artist – from her first sculptures at valuable St Martins within the early Seventies to her most modern paintings, 'How to reside' and 'Diary Drawings' – with serious remark by means of reviewers and educational practitioners.

It includes:

  • Bobby Baker's personal 'Chronicle' of her paintings as artist and performer

  • illuminating severe writing approximately Baker's exhibits

  • transcripts of Baker's performances and different unique fabrics reproduced right here for the 1st time

  • significant new essays via Michele Barrett and Griselda Pollock

  • a new interview with Bobby Baker via Adrian Heathfield.

Under the guiding editorial hand of special cultural theorist Michèle Barrett, this quantity is an important textual content for college students drawn to functionality, gender, and visible tradition, and a highly soaking up and available account of Baker's work.

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