Posted on January 29, 2018
Edited by Weerasethakul himself, Apichatpong Weerasethakul Sourcebook: The Serenity of Madness, offers a collection of perspectives on the multi-faceted practice of one of the leading artists and filmmakers of his generation. Read a review of the book from Art in America (January 2018) here.
Encompassing the full complexity of the artist’s practice across media, this publication compiles a wide range of source materials and texts that have informed his work over the last two decades, including personal photographs, email conversations among friends, excerpts of websites and scientific studies, and poetry. It also features interviews by the film curator Andrea Lissoni, the art curator Gridthiya Gaweewong, and the Thai political activist Withit Chandawong.
Purchase the book here.