Introduction * I. Constructing and deconstructing paint * II. Painting after Auschwitz * III. Reviving the myth * IV. The work of Kiefer, daughter of Lilith * V. Celebrating Women of anger and revolt * VI. Shares Books: the Concept at Work * VII. Photographs and Film: between art and paper * VIII. Cycles and Spirals, Sediment and Palimpsests
A monograph that examines the foundation of Kiefer's work: memory and our response to it
An art historian and critic and a lecturer at the University of Paris VIII, Dominique Baque writes widely on art and photography. She is the author of a number of books on those subjects.
'Magnificently illustrated and extremely thought-provoking ... I can recommend this book as the best one I've read in the past year because it addresses a difficult body of work in a highly intelligent and thoughtful way' - The Art Newspaper