Highly recommended massive 578 page hardcover monograph about the life and work of Henning Christiansen, including texts and anecdotes by HC himself, an extensive & complete illustrated documentation about his performances & actions and musical compositions, plus countless photographs and prints of artworks, paintings & scores. Bilingual english & danish.
Henning Christiansen (28 May 1932 - 10 December 2008) was a composer, artist and a central figure of the Danish branch of the Fluxus movement. He worked with artists such as Joseph Beuys, Nam June Paik, Bazon Brock and Wolf Vostell as well as with his wife Ursula Reuter Christiansen. Following studies at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Copenhagen, he attended the Darmstadt Summer School in 1962, where he became involved with the Fluxus movement and later, the radical Danish art movement Ex School.