Learning to Love You More
by Miranda July
Publisher's Description
The best of the groundbreaking website learningtoloveyoumore.com, which asks ordinary people to complete out-of-the-ordinary assignments - with extraordinary results. In a world obsessed with 'reality' programming, the collaborative public art project known as 'Learning to Love You More' offers a refreshing take on how actual people think, act, and love. Created by Miranda July and Harrell Fletcher, the web-based project, begun in 2002, offers more than sixty 'assignments' that can be completed by anyone: 'Write the phone conversation you wish you could have'; 'Photograph two strangers holding hands'; 'Draw a constellation from someone's freckles'; 'Take a flash photo under your bed.' Completed assignments are posted on the web site; to date, more than 5,000 people have participated in the project - artists and non-artists of all ages, from New York to Cullowhee, North Carolina, and from Tel Aviv to Rio de Janeiro. July and Fletcher have curated a selection of the most memorable submissions - some moving,
ISBN: 3791337335
Publisher: Prestel
Paperback : 160 pages
Language: English
Dimensions: 7.7 x 9.5 x 0 inches
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