A book on the multi-disciplinary and experimental practice of artist David Medalla, who was born in the Philippines. Based in London since the 1960s, he has made an effort to remain independent of the art market and the institutional structure.

Artist biography, bibliography and illustrated documentation of works included.
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Onsite

artist

David MEDALLA

author

Guy BRETT

Location code MON.MED
Language

English

Publication/Creation date

1995

No of pages

215

ISBN / ISSN

0947753060

No of copies

1

Content type

artist monograph

Chapter headings
Foreword - 'An Impromptu for David Medalla and Guy Brett'

- Dore ASHTON

A Certain Way of Life
Biokinetics
Agitation and Festivity
Any Number of People
Instant Stages
Painting Against the Grain
Coda: Unfinished Business
Appendix I: A partial list of Performances and Impromptus between 1967-70 and 1976-94
Appendix II: David Medalla's notes on Parables of Friendship: Myself and Lovato Guerrino at Castello in Venice, 1985
Envoi - 'Virtual'

- Yve-Alain BOIS

Exploding Galaxies: The Art of David Medalla
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Exploding Galaxies: The Art of David Medalla

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