Marc Jancou Gallery Contemporary

John Miller & Richard Hoeck: More Alive Than Those Who Made Them

Monograph and Essay: Text by Bob Nickas, Publisher Whitewalls, 2015
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About The Publication

54 pages and 24 color plates
6 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches
 

This book brings together for the first time an influential series of sculptures made with department store mannequins that American artist and writer John Miller created, often in collaboration with Austrian artist Richard Hoeck. The book is built around beautifully reproduced full-page photographs of all the mannequin works, which were widely praised when first exhibited and have proved enduringly influential since. Rounding out the book is a revealing interview with Miller by curator and critic Bob Nickas, a longtime friend of Miller. The result is a book that will appeal to any fans of contemporary art.