These interview-based profiles offer an excellent introduction to contemporary artists and their works and provide an ideal resource for a wide range of audience, including galleries, museums and colleges, as well as the individual art-lover.
Marc Quinn remains best known for his sculptures cast from parts of his body. The first of these, Self (initially cast in 1991), was created with nine pints of his frozen blood.
Matthew Bourne’s updates his sensational take on Swan Lake for the 21st century.
Bizet’s Carmen is transported to 1960s greasy garage-diner where sparks fly.