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Jack Pierson Desire/Despair: A Retrospective: Selected Works 1985-2005 Hardcover – November 7, 2006


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Rizzoli (November 7, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0847828964
  • ISBN-13: 978-0847828968
  • Product Dimensions: 10 x 1.2 x 13.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,661,191 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Desire/Despair is just the kind of guilty pleasure anyone could be proud of." -- Nov06 PAPER

-- Review of book as well as being included in "Out 100" in same issue "A new milestone monograph" -- Dec06 OUT/LA OFFICE

About the Author

Richard D. Marshall was formerly a curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art and has organized international museum exhibitions and catalogues on the work of Ed Ruscha, Alexander Calder, Louise Bourgeois, Robert Mapplethorpe, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Joan Mitchell. He is currently organizing a survey of Jack Pierson's work for the Irish Museum of Modern Art.

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By Alan Maleh on July 14, 2014
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great book
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0 of 6 people found the following review helpful By P. N. on March 16, 2007
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Wow I really do love this book. It's like a mini mid career retrospective. I have many great art books

but this is one of the best. If your into Jack or important art from this time you will want this book.
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