Sarah SzeInterview by Okwui Enwezor, Survey by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Focus by Laura Hoptman, Artist's Writings by Sarah Sze

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The first substantial monograph on an artist whose sculptures capture the proliferation of information and objects in contemporary life.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Size: 290 × 250 mm (11 3/8 × 9 7/8 in)
  • Pages: 160 pp
  • Illustrations: 200 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9780714870465

Benjamin H. D. Buchloh is Professor of Modern Art in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University and an editor of October magazine. He divides his time between New York and Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Okwui Enwezor is a curator, art critic, editor and writer. Since 2011 he has been the Director of the Haus der Kunst in Munich. In 2015 he directed the 56th Venice Biennale.

Laura Hoptman is a curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture at The Museum of Modern Art in New York.

"Sarah Sze's extraordinary work is a rare convergence of beauty, passion, energy, and intelligence." —Pauline Willis, Director, American Federation of the Arts

"Sarah Sze's sculptures are models of how we think – or don't or don't often think enough – about time and space. In that sense they are everything a sculpture can and should hope to be." —Nick Compton, Wallpaper

"Sze's work routinely refuses the viewer the safety of a single viewpoint. Sculpture that's insistently on the brink, it seesaws constantly from art to life, and back again." —Christian Viveros Faune, Village Voice

"Sarah Sze's impossibly intricate installation pieces are wonders of balance and imagination."—Christian Viveros Faune, City A.M.

On the Contemporary Artists Series

"The boldest, best executed, and most far-reaching publishing project devoted to contemporary art. These books will revolutionize the way contemporary art is presented and written about."—Artforum

"The combination of intelligent analysis, personal insight, useful facts and plentiful pictures is a superb format invaluable for specialists but also interesting for casual readers, it makes these books a must for the library of anyone who cares about contemporary art."—Time Out

"A unique series of informative monographs on individual artists."—The Sunday Times

"Gives the reader the impression of a personal encounter with the artists. Apart from the writing which is lucid and illuminating, it is undoubtedly the wealth of lavish illustrations which makes looking at these books a satisfying entertainment."—The Art Book