Painting Between the Lines
Painting Between the Lines
CCA Wattis Institute, 2011
Hardcover, 71 pages


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Painting Between The Lines, continues the investigation into the relationship between literature and art by commissioning 14 contemporary artists to create paintings based on descriptions of paintings in historical and contemporary novels.

Artists and novels include:

Laylah Ali
Thomas Mann, The Magic Mountain
Michaël Borremans
Günter Grass, The Tin Drum
Marcel Dzama
Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore
Cecilia Edefalk
August Strindberg, The Red Room
Jordan Kantor
Albert Camus, Exile and the Kingdom
Michael van Ofen
Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose
Laura Owens
Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
Clare Rojas
Marcel Proust, Swann's Way
Wilhelm Sasnal
Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Maaike Schoorel
Daphne du Maurier, Rebecca
Raqib Shaw
Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov
Norbert Schwontkowski
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
Fred Tomaselli
Samuel Beckett, Watt
Jakub Julian Ziolkowski
Sándor Márai, Embers

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