Bill Viola / Michelangelo, Life Death Rebirth, Publication
Accompanying the exhibition Bill Viola / Michelangelo, Life Death Rebirth at The Royal Academy of Arts, London, this publication presents the work of the two artists side by side, offering a new perspective on both. The hardback volume contains stills and sequences from ten key video pieces by Bill Viola alongside fourteen of Michelangelo’s presentation drawings, plus the ‘Taddei Tondo’, the only Michelangelo marble sculpture in the UK.
The catalogue also features texts by Martin Clayton, Head of Prints and Drawings for Royal Collection Trust; Kira Perov, Executive Director of Bill Viola Studio; and a conversation between Bill Viola and John Hanhardt, author and art historian.
Size: 23.5 x 26.5 x 2 cm
Published: January 2019 by The Royal Academy of Arts, London