shu and joe


Published on November 6, 2007

Hans Ulrich Obrist has been developing DO IT for the past 14 years. DO IT is a manual that includes projects contributed by several hundred global artists that can be realized by anyone who follows the instructions provided in the book. For the release of a new expanded Chinese language version of the book, HUO came to Beijing to discuss the project. His talk was marred by a noisy crowd, painful mic reverb and posters that repeatedly fell from the walls, but despite the distractions, HUO managed to offer some insight into the value of archives, the challenges of translation and the peculiarities of working with artists.

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