Wolfgang Tillmans

Sound is Liquid

  • 2021
  • MUMOK / Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König
  • 30.00€
Sound is Liquid is published on the occasion of the exhibition Wolfgang Tillmans: Sound is Liquid at the Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien (MUMOK), from November 27, 2021 to April 24, 2022.
The catalogue features
an extensive photo spread designed by the artist himself. It also includes photographic documentation of the installation at mumok, as well as in-depth essays on specific aspects of the artist’s practice contributed by George T. Baker, Diedrich Diederichsen, Elisabeth Lebovici, and Felicity Scott.

At MUMOK, the exhibition Wolfgang Tillmans: Sound Is Liquid present early photographs produced in the pop-culture milieu of the 1990s along with abstract images, high-resolution photographs of the globalized and digitalized reality of the early 21st century, and photos taken shortly before and during the coronavirus pandemic. The two-channel video installation Book for Architects is also on view, as well as a number of recent music recordings and videos. Tillman's recently released debut album Moon in Earthlight is also presented in a sound-video installation in the exhibition space.

Edited by Matthias Michalka and Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien (MUMOK)
Foreword by Matthias Michalka, Karola Kraus
Texts by George T. Baker, Diedrich Diederichsen, Elisabeth Lebovici, Felicity D. Scott
Plates: Wolfgang Tillmans
Graphic design: Clemens Jahn

In English
Softcover, 20 x 27,5 cm, 248 p. with booklet including exhibition views
ISBN: 9783753301372

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