WorldCat Identities

Marclay, Christian

Overview
Works: 247 works in 419 publications in 5 languages and 3,523 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Catalogs  Music  Pictorial works 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Illustrator, Interviewee, Artist, Other, Designer, Author of introduction, zxx, Conceptor
Classifications: N6537.M3635, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christian Marclay
Winter was hard by Kronos Quartet( Recording )

6 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

KRONOS QUARTET. HARRINGTON, David (violin). SHERBA, John (violin) . DUTT, Hank (viola). JEANRENAUD, Joan (cello)
Christian Marclay by Christian Marclay( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spillane by John Zorn( Recording )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testament : a conduction collection by Lawrence Butch Morris( )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Mann and the use by Chris Mann( )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical perspectives by Sonic Youth (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amplified : new music meets rock, 1981-1986( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listening awry : Kimsooja, Christian Marclay, Santiago Sierra, Su-Mei Tse by Jim Drobnick( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Marclay by Christian Marclay( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Marclay is a New York-based, Swiss American artist who emerged in both the contemporary art and music scenes during the 1980s. He works across numerous visual media - sculpture, installation performance, found objects and collage - along with music and its artifacts, to create a unique, multidisciplinary art. Also a respected composer and DJ, he has collaborated with John Zorn and Elliott Sharp, among many others. In his visual works he sometimes simply evokes the memory of music, as in The Beatles (1989), a pillow crocheted out of Beatles audio tapes. Elsewhere he examines the cliched images of music-making, for example those found on LP record covers, charismatic, classical music conductors, smiling Easy Listening girls and sultry rock stars. These are then carefully sewn together to form hybrid figures echoing the splicing of the music itself (Body Mix, 1991-93). Marclay has presented his unique sound-and-vision works at the Whitney Biennial, New York, 1991 and 2002, and at the Venice Biennale, 1995 and 1999, among many other key international exhibitions. A major travelling retrospective of his work originated at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, in 2003 and ended its tour at the Barbican Art Gallery, London, in 2005. The highlight is his tour de force, Video Quartet (2003), a four-screen installation largely combining Hollywood film clips associated with music, edited together with virtuoso precision
Ensemble( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records 1981-1989 by Christian Marclay( Recording )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More encores by Christian Marclay( Recording )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Marclay by Christian Marclay( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in German and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Marclay : Snap! by Christian Marclay( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Replay : Marclay by Christian Marclay( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmworks. 1990-1995 by John Zorn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Christian Marclay ; Wilhelm Sasnal, Gillian Wearing]( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film works VIII : 1997 by John Zorn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving parts by Christian Marclay( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action : Christian Marclay by Christian Marclay( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The volume includes essays by Allen S. Weiss, Curator and Professor at New York University, and Gilda Williams, art critic and lecturer at Goldsmith College, London, and an introduction by Madeleine Schuppli, as well as a conversation between Christian Marclay, Olivier Mosset and Steven Parrino from 1991." from publisher's website
 
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Christian Marclay
Alternative Names
Christian Marclay

Christian Marclay Amerikaans componist

Christian Marclay amerikansk komponist

Christian Marclay amerikansk kompositör

Christian Marclay artista e compositore statunitense

CHRISTIAN MARCLAY (NEA)

Christian Marclay US-amerikanischer Künstler und Komponist

クリスチャン・マークレー

克里斯蒂安·馬克雷

Languages
English (84)

German (14)

French (9)

Spanish (3)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Listening awry : Kimsooja, Christian Marclay, Santiago Sierra, Su-Mei TseChristian MarclayEnsembleReplay : Marclay[Christian Marclay ; Wilhelm Sasnal, Gillian Wearing]Christian Marclay : Festival, issues 1-3The bell and the glass