The 1st booklet through Hélène Cixous on portray and the modern arts. This assortment gathers such a lot of Hélène Cixous' texts dedicated to modern artists, equivalent to the painter Nancy Spero, the photographer Andres Serrano, the visible artist Roni Horn, the style fashion designer Sonia Rykiel and the choreographer Karine Saporta, between others. The works of art belong to varied genres and media - images, portray, installations, movie, choreography and model layout - whereas the commentaries all care for a few of Hélène Cixous' privileged subject matters: exile, warfare, violence (against girls) and exclusion, in addition to love, reminiscence, good looks and tenderness.Neither paintings feedback nor a suite of severe essays, Hélène Cixous responds to those works of art as a poet, interpreting them as though they have been poems. Written among 1985 and 2010, almost all these essays are unpublished in English, or released merely in infrequent catalogues or artwork books.
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