Sophie Thun

Sophie Thun, Secession

The artist’s book “Secession” that Sophie Thun has designed in connection with the exhibition adds to this appeal to the viewer to understand artistic practice through a production-aesthetic lens rather than focus on the finished work alone. Dozens of test strips, a byproduct of her labor in the darkroom, and a notebook containing technical information document the tentative character of her process, giving the viewer a sense of how she arrives at creative decisions—while also bearing witness to the all-important question: How to begin …?


Sophie Thun
accompanying the exhibition Sophie Thun. Stolberggasse
Format: 18 x 33 cm
Details: Swiss broschur, softcover, thread binding, 208 pages
Concept: Sophie Thun
Text: Sophie Thun in conversation with Daniel Spoerri
Secession 2020
Vertrieb: Revolver Publishing
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