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Politics and painting at the Venice Biennale, 1948-64 : Italy and the idea of Europe

Author: Nancy Jachec
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press, ©2007.
Series: Critical perspectives in art history.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenging the dominant view that American Abstract Expressionism triumphed in Western Europe in the immediate post-war period, this book considers the proliferation of gesture painting there from a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Exhibitions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Jachec
ISBN: 9780719068966 0719068967
OCLC Number: 148904921
Description: x, 213 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction: the Idea of Europe 1 --
1 The abstraction-realism debate and its background, 1938-48 18 --
2 Communism, anti-communism and government intervention at the Venice Biennale, 1948-52 36 --
3 The Biennali of 1954 and 1956: the politics of realism 64 --
4 The 1958 Biennale: the collapse of the Ente and the rise of gesture painting as the 'European Idea' 86 --
5 The Biennali of 1960 and 1962: from European to global cultural policy 106 --
6 Gesture painting in communist Europe 130 --
7 Gesture painting in Africa, Asia and Latin America 155 --
8 Epilogue: the 1964 Biennale --
the end of gesture painting 182.
Series Title: Critical perspectives in art history.
Responsibility: Nancy Jachec.

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