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Themes in Contemporary Art (Art of the Twentieth Century)

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Criticism,
  • History - Contemporary (1945- ),
  • Art / General,
  • Reference,
  • 20th century,
  • Art, Modern,
  • Postmodernism,
  • Themes, motives

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGill Perry (Editor), Paul Wood (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9608566M
    ISBN 100300101430
    ISBN 109780300101430

    Offering a unique thematic approach to recent art history, Themes of Contemporary Art: Visual Art after , Third Edition, focuses on eight central ideas recurring in art over the past few decades: identity, the body, time, memory, place, language, science, and ing vivid illustrations (23 in color and in black and white), this wide-ranging introduction presents Book Edition: 3rd   Art in Theory – An Anthology of Changing Ideas offers a complete collection of the 20th century’s numerous theories about ing the new and updated research and significant contributions made in art theory since the ’s, the book includes writings by critics, philosophers, politicians, and literary figures.

    A compact and accessible introduction to recent contemporary art history, Themes of Contemporary Art: Visual Art after , Second Edition, focuses on seven important themes that have recurred in art over the past few decades: identity, the body, time, place, language, science, and opening chapter provides a concise overview of the period, analyzing how five key changes (the /5(93). Get this from a library! Themes of contemporary art: visual art after [Jean Robertson; Craig McDaniel] -- This volume presents an introduction to recent contemporary art history. It focuses on seven important themes that have recurred in art over the past few decades -- .

    Themes of Contemporary Art: Visual Art After │ By (author) Professor of Art History Jean Robertson, By (author) Associate Dean and Director of Graduate Programs Craig McDaniel Offering a unique thematic approach to recent art history, Themes of Contemporary Art: Visual Art after , Third Edition, focuses on eight central ideas recurring in art over the past few decades: identity. Religious Themes in Contemporary Art: /ch The relationship between art and religion, evident throughout the entire history of art, can be deciphered at two levels – that of the essence of art, andAuthor: Codrina Laura Ionita.


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These books, individually and as a group, provide an unusually coherent and comprehensive survey of the complex phenomenon of modern art over the whole course of the twentieth century.”—Alex Potts, University. Themes in Contemporary Art Book 4 of Art of the 20th century: forms part of an Open University course AA Art of the twentieth century Book 4 of Art of the 20th century Volume 4 of Art of the twentieth century Open University art of the twentieth century series: Editors: Gillian Perry, Paul Wood: Contributor: Open University: Themes in Contemporary Art book illustrated: Publisher.

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Contemporary art is the art of our lifetime—the art being made now and about this moment. As an art historical movement it eludes easy definition, often characterized as contradictory, confusing, and open ended. Contemporary art tends to be tied to conceptual practice, and while it may manifest through any materials and methods, it often directly challenges traditional notions of what art.

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