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Thomas Houseago: Almost Human (PARIS MUSEES) Los Angeles based sculptor Thomas Houseago bornis part of a recent generation revisiting modernist sculpture through a contemporary lens, adding an array of nontraditional materials to the standard repertoire and finding new ways to dramatize figuration, often leaving the seams showing, so to speak His often monumental works thus possess a somewhat monstrous character probably the best known instance of this is his Baby, which he presented at theWhitney Biennial, and L Homme, which debuted at the Venice Biennale inPublished for hisshow at the Musee d Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, this book includes an interview between Houseago and Paul McCarthy a section of plates plus a focus on the two pieces produced for the exhibition in Paris and texts by David Hockney on the Leeds to Los Angeles trajectory, with which Hockney is himself familiar , Rudi Fuchs on one artwork , Lorna Simpson and Jan Dibbets

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