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Rita Ackermann: Mama


  • Pre-order now for delivery in February 2021
  • English, Hardcover
  • 25.4 x 28.6 cm
  • 178 pages
  • 9783906915593
  • February 2021
Hauser and Wirth
About this publication
Rita Ackermann’s vibrant, large-scale ‘Mama’ paintings layer drawings with applications and scrapings of impasto and oil stick, expressing complex histories and emotions. The immersive nature of the ‘Mama’ suite is fully illustrated and expressed in this book, with a critical essay by Gianni Jetzer that explores and contextualizes Rita’s evolution as an artist and the significance of the ‘Mama’ works, complementing filmmaker Harmony Korine’s fake interview with Ackermann and a tribute to the artist by Scott Griffin. The importance of Ackermann’s drawings in her painting practice...
Hauser & Wirth Publishers
In addition to an increase in the number of books produced and scholarship commissioned each year, Hauser & Wirth Publishers has a significant physical presence within Hauser & Wirth’s galleries globally.

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