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Not at home : the suppression of domesticity in modern art and architecture

Author: Christopher Reed
Publisher: New York : Thames and Hudson, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores the relationship of modernism and domesticity, a contested realm which, perpetually invoked in order to be denied, has remained a crucial though marginalized element of modernism. From the Victorian period, through Aestheticism and the Arts and Crafts Movement, in fin-de-siecle France and Sweden and within the twentieth-century avant-gardes of Paris, Vienna, London, Boston, Berlin and New York, up
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Reed
ISBN: 0500016925 9780500016923
OCLC Number: 34726926
Description: 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Chic interior and the feminine modern : home decorating as high art in turn-of-the-century Paris / Lisa Tiersten --
Chromo and the art museum : popular and elite art institutions in late nineteenth-century America / Michael Clapper --
Model-families : the domesticated studio pictures of William Merritt Chase and Edmund C. Tarbell / Linda J. Docherty --
Psyche and sympathy : staging interiority in the early modern home / Susan Sidlauskas --
Ideal Swedish home : Carl Larsson's Lilla Hyttnäs / Michelle Facos. Frank Lloyd Wright's kindergarten : professional practice and sexual roles / David Van Zanten --
"Hi honey, I'm home" : weary (Neurasthenic) businessmen and the formulation of a serenely modern aesthetic / Joyce Henri Robinson --
Domesticity, decoration and consumer culture : selling art and design in pre-World War I France / Nancy J. Troy --
Forgotten ties : the suppression of the decorative in German art and theory, 1900-1915 / Jenny Anger --
"Room of one's own" : the Bloomsbury group's creation of a modernist domesticity / Christopher Reed. Homes for cyborgs / Anthony Vidler --
Domestic differences : Edith Farnsworth, Mies van der Rohe, and the gendered body / Alice T. Friedman --
Robert Rauschenberg's fabrics : reconstructing domestic space / Lisa Wainwright --
Master bedrooms, master narratives : home, homosexuality, and post-war art / Kenneth E. Silver --
Pop at home / Cécile Whiting --
Vito Acconci's bad dream of domesticity / Christine Poggi --
Coming home : a postscript on postmodernism / Sharon Haar and Christopher Reed.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Christopher Reed.

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The notion of domesticity has often been challenged and ridiculed by modernist artists, architects and designers. This book investigates domesticity in visual culture, tracing its alternate uses and  Read more...

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