Blockbuster presents a selection of artworks by the Austrian artist Axel Stockburger from the period between 2000 and 2014. Stockburgers work focuses on the aesthetical and political transformations emerging from the rise of globally mediated consumer culture. His video installations and text pieces engage with the idiosyncratic worlds of contemporary fan cultures, ranging from computer games over anime and manga towards cosplay.
ed. Axel Stockburger; with essays by Isabelle Arvers, Diana Baldon, Angus Carlyle, Gerald Nestler, Antonia Rahofer & Marc Ries and Felix Stalder (English, Design: Isabella Kohlhuber
Revolver Publishing, Berlin 2014, 128 pp., 21 x 14,5 cm, 128 pp., num. col. ill., paperback