A blackly hilarious satirical novel of great black humour, Boogie Woogie plunges deep into the dark excesses of the international art scene of the 1990s.
Driven by the pursuit for a hugely valuable twentieth-century masterpiece, the appetites and morality of the art world' are acidly revealed as sex, money, drugs and art all converge in a hothouse of obsession and ambition.
As dealers, collectors, artists and wannabees vie with one other for recognition by peers and the public, success and failure rest on a knife-edge, with every player willing to do whatever it takes to reach the top...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: Atlantic Books
- Publication Date: 01/11/2008
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781843549932