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  1. John Giorno, YOU GOT TO BURN TO SHINE, Pencil on paper 38,5 x 38,5 cm John Giorno, LIFE IS A KILLER, Acrylic on canvas, music and performance, the exhibition reveals the significant influence of Giorno’s life and work on several generations of artists who have portrayed him, from Andy Warhol’s cinematic masterpiece Sleep.
  2. From Cahiers d'Art, John Giorno, YOU GOT TO BURN TO SHINE (), Acrylic on Canvas, × cmBrand: John Giorno.
  3. Installation view: John Giorno: DO THE UNDONE, Sperone Westwater, New York, Courtesy Sperone Westwater, New York. Courtesy Sperone Westwater, New York. Although there have been others who worked consistently with words and images—Ed Ruscha and Barbara Kruger come to mind—Giorno’s message functions on a somewhat different level.
  4. LIFE IS A KILLER is the name of a poem and YOU GOT TO BURN TO SHINE is the title of an anthology of his writings, and Giorno’s retort to an audience member after an attempted firework attack at a performance. Excerpted on rainbow backgrounds, the phrases read like mantras or koans to contemplate, public notices or signs, monuments to queerness.
  5. Oct 11,  · John Giorno is the author of You Got to Burn to Shine ( avg rating, 68 ratings, 6 reviews, published ), Subduing Demons in America ( avg rati /5(22).
  6. LIFE IS A KILLER: John Giorno () In John Giorno said he wanted to make poetry “a razor blade cutting through the ego of American karma,” and for fifty years he was true to his aim. His provocative poems and powerful performances eviscerated the body politic, conventional mores and sexual hypocrisy. During.
  7. "You Got To Burn To Shine / Du Musst Brennen Um Zu Strahlen" English and German texts in separate booklets (8 x 12 cm each) superimposed one above the other and held together as one unit by means of removable cover sleeves. Issued in a cardboard slipcase together with another cardboard case containing the audio cassette "You Got To Burn To Shine".
  8. John Giorno (December 4, – October 11, ) was an American poet and performance yozshushicagegagoreandronn.xyzinfo founded the not-for-profit production company Giorno Poetry Systems and organized a number of early multimedia poetry experiments and events, including yozshushicagegagoreandronn.xyzinfo became prominent as the subject of Andy Warhol's film Sleep (). He was also an AIDS activist and fundraiser, and a long-time.
  9. LIFE IS A KILLER, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France (solo) You Got To Burn To Shine, Serpent's Tail Press, New York, NY / London, UK Grasping At Emptiness, Kulchur Foundation, New York, NY Poems By John Giorno, Mother Press, New York, NY. Performances.

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