• Lust For Light: A New Book of Illuminated Installations, Sculpture, and Images in Contemporary Art

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    Liz West
    Once only used to illuminate a painting or photograph, light is now commonly used as the medium itself-glowing brightly from neon tubes, programmed as an interactive installation, projected to create an intangible feeling of warmth, or flashing as an LED spectacle. In her book Lust for Light published by Gingko Press , Hannah Stouffer culls the practices of a variety of artists such as Liz West , Miguel Chevalier , James Clar , Jun Hao Ong , and Yayoi Kusama to present a wide selection of more traditional and daring examples of light-based work.
    Stouffer tells Colossal that while...
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