Kid A Mnesia

by Setanta Books

2021

Signed

£300.00

Kid A Mensia by Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood / Radiohead. First edition first impression in new condition, signed by Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood to title page, no markings. this is a new book, please see pics. any questions please get in touch.

Whilst these records were being conceived, rehearsed, recorded and produced, Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood made hundreds of images. These ranged from obsessive, insomniac scrawls in biro to six-foot-square painted canvases, from scissors-and-glue collages to immense digital landscapes. They utilised every medium they could find, from sticks and knives to the emerging digital technologies.

The work chronicles their obsessions at the time: minotaurs, genocide, maps, globalisation, monsters, pylons, dams, volcanoes, locusts, lightning, helicopters, Hiroshima, show homes and ring roads. What emerges is a deeply strange portrait of the years at the commencement of this century. A time that seems an age ago - but so much remains the same.

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