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Artist book on the performance artist and body builder who uses their own body in a sculptural fashion, thereby interrogating feminism, body art, and gay male aesthetics.

Artist / Author David J. Getsy and Julia Steinmetz
Publisher Stichting MU
ISBN 978-9079423088
Reference P3071
Date 2015
Type Publication

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