This publication from the artists and curators VestAndPage investigates the intimate tissue of creativity, questioning performance art as urgency.
The book features an introduction by Wolf-Gunther Thiel, Preface by Dana Altman and Foreword and Postface by Vedran Vucic.
VestAndPage press, 2010. 208 pages, hardback, 20 x 13 cm
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