June 24, 2018
Defining Contemporary Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-07 - Publisher: Phaidon Press
In the mid-1980s the sprouting of new movements that had driven modern art since the nineteenth century finally went dormant, sputtering out with a last few half-hearted lels ('pattern painting', 'neo-geo', 'commodity art'). But this was not the end of art history -- far from it. In the years since,
What Is Contemporary Art?
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-10 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Who gets to say what counts as contemporary art? Artists, critics, curators, gallerists, auctioneers, collectors, or the public? Revealing how all of these groups have shaped today’s multifaceted definition, Terry Smith brilliantly shows that an historical approach offers the best answer to the question: What is Contemporary Art? Smith argues
What Is Contemporary Art? a Guide for Kids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: The Museum of Modern Art
Presents an illustrated look at contemporary art, examining the work of over seventy artists from around the world, the themes they explore, the diverse materials they use, and the techniques they employ.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-24 - Publisher: Princeton University Press
How do dealers price contemporary art in a world where objective criteria seem absent? Talking Prices is the first book to examine this question from a sociological perspective. On the basis of a wide range of qualitative and quantitative data, including interviews with art dealers in New York and Amsterdam,
Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
Enth. u. a.: S. 74: Concrete art (1936-49) / Max Bill. - S. 74-77: The mathematical approach in contemporary art (1949) / Max Bill. - S. 301-304: Dieter Roth.