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Interpreting contemporary art

Author: Stephen Bann; William Allen
Publisher: London : Reaktion, 1991.
Series: Critical views.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Each contributor to Interpreting contemporary art has looked at his chosen painting, sculpture, photograph or installation with a conviction that the work's own importance can be enhanced by what is written about it. The range of contributions covers a broad international field, touching upon virtually all the most significant art-forms of the present day.--BACK COVER.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Interpreting contemporary art.
London : Reaktion, 1991
(OCoLC)653463761
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Bann; William Allen
ISBN: 0948462159 9780948462153 0948462140 9780948462146
OCLC Number: 22888816
Description: xix, 229 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Art and literature : Robert Motherwell's Riverrun / Marcelin Pleynet --
The shining cuckoo / Wystan Curnow --
Jannis Kounellis and the question of high art / Stephen Bann and William Allen --
David Reed : an abstract painter in the age of 'postmodernism' / David Carrier --
Romance of the real : Jonathan Lasker's Double-Play / Rainer Crone and David Moos --
Susan Smith's archaeology / Yve-Alain Bois --
Perverse space / Victor Burgin --
'Salle/Lemieux' : elements of a narrative / Paul Smith --
Echo and reflections / David Reason --
From world to earth : Richard Deacon and the end of nature / Michael Newman.
Series Title: Critical views.
Responsibility: edited by Stephen Bann and William Allen.

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Each contributor to Interpreting contemporary art has looked at his chosen painting, sculpture, photograph or installation with a conviction that the work's own importance can be enhanced by what is written about it. The range of contributions covers a broad international field, touching upon virtually all the most significant art-forms of the present day.--BACK COVER.

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