The extraordinary life of AA Bronson has seen him cofound an artist collective, be president of Printed Matter, Inc., and even initiate the NY Art Book Fair. A highly successful artist with a huge international profile, Bronson was born Michael Wayne Tims in Vancouver, Canada in 1946. After finishing university Bronson formed the artist collective General Idea in 1969. Renowned for their magazine FILE, 1972-1989, the highly influential… Read more
About the artwork
life and works is a book made of transparent plastic sheets. It is free of any markings, except for the cover, which includes a mention of the publisher—Michèle Didier—,the name of the artist—AA Bronson—, the title as well as the place and year of the edition—Brussels, 2009. This concept identically reproduces Piero Manzoni's life and works, published by Jes Petersen in 1963.