Grayson Perry : The Vanity of Small Differences
The Vanity of Small Differences is the beautiful publication accompanying the Hayward Touring exhibition with the same name and features Perry’s six vibrant and highly detailed tapestries.
The book includes an extensive array of full-colour reproductions of Perry’s tapestries, complete with photos of the artist’s sketches and preparatory material for the tapestries themselves.
Journalist Suzanne Moore contributes to the book with an incisive and highly personal reflection on questions of class, taste and their relative values. Also featuring a new text by Grayson Perry, alongside extensive commentary on each of the tapestries, while curator Adam Lowe’s essay explores the process of their making and their place in the digital age.
- Author: Grayson Perry
- Hardcover: 128 pages
- Date published: October 2011
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-1853323157
- Product Dimensions: 21.5 x 25 cm