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Art of the 20th century

Author: Karl Ruhrberg; Ingo F Walther
Publisher: Köln ; Los Angeles : Taschen, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The term "art" has been defined and redefined so many times over the last 100 years that it has gained entirely new social, political, and technological meanings. Ranging across the full spectrum of disciplines available, including photography and new media, and thematically chaptered to highlight relationships between works and movements, this readable and encyclopaedic masterwork does just what it says on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Ruhrberg; Ingo F Walther
ISBN: 3822840890 9783822840894
OCLC Number: 64016401
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Translated from German.
"Original edition: c1998 Benedikt Taschen Verlag GmbH, c2005 for the illustrations: VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, the artists and the heirs of the artists"--Title page verso.
Description: 2 volumes (840 pages) : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. Painting / Karl Ruhrberg --
v. 2. Sculpture / Manfred Schneckenburger. New media / Christiane Fricke. Photography / Klaus Honnef. Lexicon of artists / Ingo F. Walther.
Other Titles: Art of the twentieth century
Responsibility: Ruhrberg [and others] ; edited by Ingo F. Walther.

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The term "art" has been defined and redefined so many times over the last 100 years that it has gained entirely new social, political, and technological meanings. Ranging across the full spectrum of disciplines available, including photography and new media, and thematically chaptered to highlight relationships between works and movements, this readable and encyclopaedic masterwork does just what it says on the cover. Whether you want Surrealism or Land Art, Fluxus or Bauhaus, this is your be-all, end-all guide to art of the 20th century. -- From product description.

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