‘M_US__EUM’ by TJ Norris in collaboration with Scott Wayne Indiana
‘M_US__EUM‘ is an edition of 3 and it will be published and appear in the book:BEYOND TREND | How to Innovate in an Over-designed World (Hardcover) by Matt Mattus (Author) in Spring 2008.
TJ Norris (1965, Boston) has been living in the Pacific Northwest since 2001. His photographic, sculptural and installation work has shown and been collected throughout North America and in Europe. Between 2002-03 he operated Soundvision, a multimedia gallery and installation space. His work has been called conceptual, ascetic and minimal and is published by MIT Press, Innova Recordings, New American Paintings, Visual Codec, among others. The recipient of a Massachusetts Arts Lottery Grant, Norris is also an independent curator and freelance writer. (have a look at his amazing portfolio here)
Book info :
Designer, trend hunter and horticulturist Matt Mattus is the author of Beyond Trend, How to innovate in an over designed world (July 2008), published by How Design Books, an imprint of F&W Publications. He is also the Creative Director of Entertainment and Intellectual Property Development for toy maker Hasbro. Matt lives and gardens in Worcester, Massachusetts. Matt also publishes the popular gardening blog, Growing with Plants and is editor for the Journal of the American Primula Society.
Matt Mattus is author of Beyond Trend, How To innovate in an over designed world, published by How Design Books, an imprint of F&W Publications. He is Creative Director of Entertainment and Intellectual Property Development for toy maker Hasbro, and lives and gardens in Worcester, Massachusetts. He publishes the popular gardening blog, Growing with Plants.
The Book: (2008 | F+W Publications | Matt Mattus, Author | ISBN-10: 1581809611 | ISBN-13: 978-1581809619 | 224 Pages, Hardcover)
Will include images are from highly recognized world leaders in many design fields, including architects like Zaha Hadid, Sir Norman Foster and Coop Himmelblau, as well as leading designers like Tord Boontje, design firms like London’s Attik, MK12 and Australia’s Rinzen. Other contributors that are more from pop culture are folks like Gary Baseman, Cartoon Net and Tim Biscup are here too. Company’s who’s creative contrubutions to culture through their brands and products include Cunard Lines’ QM2, Boeing, Nike, Target, Pixar, and many more.
New American Art Union is pleased to announce the stipend recipients for Couture (2008-09). TJ Norris is one of the 10 artists of “Couture”. His exhibition is callled “Electric Pictures” and debuts in May. The other nine artists are : Rose McCormick | Ty Ennis | Jim Lommasson | Jacqueline Ehlis | Stephen Slappe | Vanessa Renwick | Laura Fritz | Ethan Jackson | The Video Gentlemen (Carl Diehl, Jesse England and Mack McFarland)