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Since '45 : America and the making of contemporary art

Author: Katy Siegel
Publisher: London : Reaktion, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
For the USA, 1945 was a victory not over only the Axis powers, but over the hegemony of European power and culture too. This book explores how, since then, American social and artistic history has shaped what we know as contemporary art, and how American art has responded to the unique cultural conditions of recent times.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Siegel, Katy.
Since '45.
London : Reaktion, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Katy Siegel
ISBN: 9781780232386 1780232381
OCLC Number: 863158320
Description: 1 online resource (254 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Beginning and end --
Black and white --
Success and failure --
One and the many --
First and last.
Responsibility: Katy Siegel.


Since 45 details the collision of American history and modern art.  Read more...


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'Katy Siegel's newest addition to art criticism, Since '45, continues to view the contemporary art world in a way that opens readers up to new ideas without casting judgement. An incisive and Read more...

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