Item #4125 What the Songs Look Like. Frank Olinksy, The Talking Heads.

What the Songs Look Like

New York: Harper & Row, 1987. 4to (9 ¼ x 12 ¼ in.) in boards with dust jacket. 125 pp. Signed by Olinksy to Michael Shamberg. Very good condition. Item #4125

Visual artists interpret Talking Heads songs with their work, along with the lyrics to each song printed alongside the visual work of art. Featuring artists such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Jenny Holzer, Barbara Kruger, Robert Longo, Nam Jun Paik, Gary Panter, and many more, this book situates the Talking Heads’ art school rock in context among their contemporaries and influences.