5 edition of Art Since 1940 found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||November 3, 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 92 p. :|
|Number of Pages||77|
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The accent is on individual artists and their experience. Art Since 1940 book is designed to encourage the process of tearing down walls and building bridges. The art selections and information accurately portray the vast majority of the important artistic thought, movements and personalities, as viewed both in their time and in hindsight. There are several punctuation mistakes and excessively long sentences from the beginning and throughout the body of the text.
Reddy, Mona Hatoum, Ghada Amer, and Yinka Shonibare, MBE. Los Angeles: Art Issues Press. Expanded discussion of both Susan Rothenberg and Elizabeth Murray.
Spine may also show signs of wear. For anyone interested in Postwar Art. His book, then, is a series of astute biographical profiles linked by illuminating discussions of such inspirations as myths and existential introspection on the one hand, and social commentary and irony on the other. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. Not only does Fineberg analyze artists such as Alexander Calder, Willem Art Since 1940 Kooning, Barnett Newman, Mark Rothko, David Smith, James Rosenquist, Jasper Johns, Romare Bearden, Christo, Martin Puryear, Alice Aycock, and Elizabeth Murray, but he also responds to their art from the heart, thus imbuing this survey with a distinctive intensity.
His other books include: Christo and Jeanne-Claude: On the Way to the Gates New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004The Innocent Eye: Children's Art and the Modern Artist Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997Imagining America: Icons of 20th Century American Art with John Carlin; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005; also a two-hour television special on PBSand When We Were Young: New Perspectives on the Art of the Child Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006.
The Popular Culture of Modern Art: Picasso, Duchamp, and Avant-Gardism. From Calder to Christo, from pop art to minimalists. While the author attempts to relate art to the reader, ninety per cent of this book is filled with paintings and sculptures.
Best Sellers Rank: 990,079 in Books• New section on Global Culture and Local Meaning introducing the work of Louise Lawler, Fred Wilson, Yto Barrada, Shazia Sikander, Ravinder G. British Pop section moved to Chapter 9. The Peculiar Case of the Russians Valerii Gerlovin, Komar and Melamid, and Ilya Kabakov moved here from Chapter 13, with revised discussion of Ilya Kabakov.
Art is a "mode of thought," the result of creative personalities formulating visual metaphors. More than 40 reviewers -- both generalists and specialists Art Since 1940 contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition.
Some of the omitted or hardly mentioned art forms include architectutre, photography and music, as well as art forms like minimalism and cubism.