Victor Burgin: Voyage to Italy

Publication, 7 December 2006

For the internationally known artist and theoretician Victor Burgin, a nineteenth-century photograph from the CCA collection, a view of the Basilica at Pompeii by Carlo Fratacci, prompted a series of images. Voyage to Italy documents the many perspectives of the artist’s reflections on Pompeii.

Voyage to Italy is part of the Tangent series.

Edited by Hubertus von Amelunxen and Thomas Zander. Essays by von Amelunxen and Victor Burgin. Designed by Lucy or Robert.

Softcover, 96 pages. Published in English. Co-published with Hatje Cantz.


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