Publisher: JRP Ringier
Dimensions: 240mm x 310mm
Ugo Rondinone’s 3 volumes, Pure Sunshine, Kiss Now Kill Later, New Horizon document three of his most renowned series. The Landscape paintings, the Horizon paintings and the Sun paintings. In Kiss Now Kill Later, Bice Curiger proposes and historical and poetical reading of the Landscape paintings whilst Anne Buschhoff offers an iconographic perspective on them. In New Horizon, Phong Bui retraces the genealogy of stripe paintings from Barnett Newman to Rondinone, while critic Bob Nickas examines the making and meaning of painting in his work. Pure Sunshine is dedicated to Rondinone’s Sun paintings between 1992-2012. Lionel Bovier offers a visual and perceptual analysis, whilst Morgan Falconer examines the main characteristics of this series in relation to Rondinone’s work and biography.