Cover of Ragnar Kjartansson's book "Barbican," with full color image of a family picnicking.
Interior image of Ragnar Kjartansson's book "Barbican," pages 42 and 43.
Image of interior of Ragnar Kjartansson's book "Barbican," with a two-page image of a man in the snow pointing a rifle.
Image of the interior of Ragnar Kjartansson's book "Barbican," featuring images and text from his 2016 performance "Woman in E".


Ragnar Kjartansson
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This fully illustrated book features a pictorial autobiography compiled by Kjartansson himself, an introductory essay by Markús Andrésson, two commissioned essays by curator Kelly Gordon and Art Forum writer Jeffrey Kastner, as well as a new text by Canadian essayist and poet Anne Carson.

Edited by Leila Hasham. Designed by John Morgan studio.

Hardcover: 240 pages
Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 11 inches (21 cm x 28 cm)

Published by Koenig Books London in association with Barbican Art Gallery, 2016.