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Shrigley, David
David Shrigley : brain activity / [curator: Cliff Lauson].
Additional Title(s):
Brain activity
London : Hayward Publishing ; c2012.
New York, NY : Distributed in North, Central and South America by D.A.P. / Distributed art Publishers, c2012.
Physical Description:
175 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm. + 1 sound disc (7 in.)
Reference Library
NJ18.Sh7252 A12 2012 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'David Shrigley: Brain Activity, ' Hayward Gallery, London, 1 February - 13 May 2012.
"David Shrigley: brain activity, ..., 7-inch vinyl picture disc"--P. 173.
Includes one "vinyl picture disc" in transparent plastic bag with title printed on front cover.
Based on Amazon.com book description, the vinyl picture disc "featuring an exclusive recording by the artist"; From Wikipedia, "picture disc are gramophone (phonograph) records that shows images on their playing surface, rather than being of plain black or coloured vinyl. Collectors traditionally reserve the term picture disc for records with graphics that extend at least partly into actual playable grooved area".
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Shrigley, David -- Exhibitions.
Shrigley, David -- Interviews.
Rugoff, Ralph, 1957-
Lauson, Cliff.
Herbert, Martin, 1973-
Eggers, Dave.
Hayward Gallery.

  • Foreword / Ralph Rugoff
  • David Shrigley : larger than life (and sometimes death) / Cliff Lauson
  • You are about to meet yourself : Shrigley's drawings / Martin Herbert
  • Notes, nowts and owts / Jonathan Monk
  • A long-distance conversation between Dave Eggers and David Shrigley
  • List of works
  • (Auto)biography.