pressPLAY: Contemporary Artists in Conversation by the editors of Phaidon Press is a collection of fifty full-text interviews held with important contemporary artists between 1995 and 2005. The interviewers are often from creative fields as well – Kim Gordon )of Sonic Youth) interviews Christian Marclay, novelist Dennis Cooper chats with Raymond Pettibon. Other artists in conversation include Louise Bourgeois, Alex Katz, Pippilotti Rist and Maurizio Cattelan, all packaged in a volume that is a contemporary coffee table keepsake.
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Turtleback, 716 pages. Phaidon Press, 2005. $32.97 at Amazon.