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The golden avant-garde : idolatry, commercialism, and art

Author: Raphael Sassower; Louis Cicotello
Publisher: Charlottesville ; London : University Press of Virginia, 2000.
Series: Cultural frames, framing culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Since the 18th century, artists have played a conflicting role in society. Part of the reason for this, argues this analysis, is the survival of the culture of idolatry in the modern age. They can  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raphael Sassower; Louis Cicotello
ISBN: 0813919347 9780813919348 0813919355 9780813919355
OCLC Number: 42786184
Description: [ix], 147 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Romancing science and technology --
Consuming art as commodity --
Private and public art : selling out --
Unveiling the Christos --
Theory out of practice.
Series Title: Cultural frames, framing culture.
Responsibility: Raphael Sassower and Louis Cicotello.


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