WAHLER, Marc-Olivier (ed.)
The Transported Man
In the novel The Prestige, Christopher Priest depicts a trick he calls ''the Transported Man'', which exemplifies the three phases of any magic trick: a magician appears onstage (the Pledge), disappears through a door (the Turn), and reappears through a door (the Turn), and reapppears immediately from another door located a few yards away (the Prestige). [publisher's note]
The first exhibition catalague curated by Marc-Olivier Wahler as director of the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.