Great Artist Statements: Jeff Wall and Encouraging Conversation
August 31, 2017
Jeff Wall Works and Collected Writings © Ediciones Poligrafa; Jeff Wall Selected Essays and Interviews © The Museum of Modern Art; Jeff Wall Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés © Verlag für moderne Kunst
Along with making images, Jeff Wall has written extensively about his own work and the work of other artists—his essays have been collected in several books. One strength of his writing is that it “never seems to hold tight to one interpretation,” says artist and educator John Pilson.