Art Since 1940

Art Since 1940

Art Since 1940

A survey of modern art includes looks at Calder, Gorky, Motherwell, de Kooning, Pollock, Newman, Rothko, Dubuffet, Giacometti, Bacon, Rauschenberg, Oldenburg, Johns, Warhol, Christo, Borofsky, and Basquiat

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Genre : Art
Author : Jonathan David Fineberg
Publisher : Pearson College Division
Release : 2000
Total Pages : 528 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39076002220833


Art Since 1940

Art Since 1940

This survey looks at art from 1940 to the present as an accumulation of unique contributions by individual artists. These are examined in depth together with chapters which concern the broader context of the past six decades.

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Genre : Art, American
Author : Jonathan David Fineberg
Publisher :
Release : 1995
Total Pages : 496 Pages
ISBN : 185669058X


Art Since 1940 3rd Ed

Art Since 1940 3rd Ed

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Author : JONATHAN. FINEBERG
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Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : OCLC:852798476


Art Since 1940

Art Since 1940

"This book helps us understand the "strategies of being" of the greatest postwar artists, and by extension other artists both well-known and little celebrated. Professor Fineberg focuses on artists' lives and how they intersected with broader cultural issues. Individual artists looked at in depth include Calder, Hofmann, Gorky, Motherwell, de Kooning, Pollock, Newman, Rothko, David Smith, Dubuffet, Giacometti, Bacon, Rauschenberg, Oldenburg, Johns, Beuys, Klein, Warhol, Rosenquist, Westermann, Arneson, Hesse, Nauman, Christo, Polke, Guston, Bearden, Aycock, Kiefer, Clemente, Borofsky, Basquiat, and Wojnarowicz." "Professor Fineberg's thematic discussion treats ideas and events that are critical to understanding how social and cultural climates have affected creative people from the 1940s to the present. The accent is on individual artists and their experience. Interspersed are fascinating considerations of scores of major tendencies - from the CoBrA, art informed, British Pop Art, Bay Area figurative painters in the 1950s, and the artists and writers of the Beat Generation to the Minimalists, the impact of feminism, minority artists, conceptual art. European neo-expressionism. East Village scene-makers of the 1980s, recent artists of appropriation, and the return to the body in the art of the 1990s."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Genre : Art, American
Author : Jonathan David Fineberg
Publisher : ABRAMS
Release : 1995
Total Pages : 496 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015031722773


Art Since 1940 Second Edition

Art Since 1940 Second Edition

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Genre : Advertising
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Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
Release : 1999
Total Pages : 186 Pages
ISBN : 1856691810


Art Since 1940 And Internet Guide 97

Art Since 1940 And Internet Guide 97

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Author : Fineberg
Publisher : Prentice Hall
Release : 1998-01-01
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 0130807621


Culture And Consensus Routledge Revivals

Culture And Consensus Routledge Revivals

Culture and Consensus, first published in 1995 and a revised edition in 1997, explores the history of the relationship between politics and the arts in Britain since 1940, and shows how the search for a secure sense of English identity has been reflected in official and unofficial attitudes to the arts, architecture, landscape and other emblems of national significance. Illustrating his argument with a series of detailed case histories, Robert Hewison analyses how Britain’s cultural life has reached its present enfeebled condition and suggests a way forward. This book will be of interest to students of art and cultural studies.

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Genre : Art
Author : Robert Hewison
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2015-06-11
Total Pages : 366 Pages
ISBN : 9781317512387


Art And Visual Perception

Art And Visual Perception

Gestalt theory and the psychology of visual perception form the basis for an analysis of art and its basic elements

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Genre : Psychology
Author : Rudolf Arnheim
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Release : 2004
Total Pages : 508 Pages
ISBN : 0520243838


British Social Realism In The Arts Since 1940

British Social Realism In The Arts Since 1940

This is the first book of its kind to look across disciplines at this vital aspect of British art, literature and culture. It brings the various intertwined histories of social realism into historical perspective, and argues that this sometimes marginalized genre is still an important reference point for creativity in Britain.

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Genre : Literary Criticism
Author : D. Tucker
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2011-07-01
Total Pages : 222 Pages
ISBN : 9780230306387


American Artists On Art

American Artists On Art

From the Preface: The fact that so much of modern art has devoted itself to the exploration and assertion of its own identity is reflected in, but does not explain, the increasing amount of writing and talking on the part of contemporary artists. Rather, the whole history of the changing role of art and artists in a democratic, industrial, and technological society stands behind the spate of artists' words and the public's hunger for them--even some of the general public out there beyond art's little circle. Statements by artists appeal somewhat the way drawings do: they bring us, or at least they hold the promise of bringing us, closer to the artist's thoughts and feelings and to an understanding of his or her modus operandi; they hold the keys to a mysterious realm. And sometimes they offer us the sheer pleasure of good reading. Such is the primary raison d'etre of this book.Its other motivation is educational, and stems from the frustrating lack, in teaching contemporary art, of any single compilation of statements by American artists from 1940 to the present.... This anthology differs in several respects from those others that do include documents of American art since 1940.... The selection I have made is devoted exclusively to statements of artists; it is limited to the last four decades; it presents in a single volume a representative and fairly comprehensive coverage of major developments in American art beginning with Abstract Expressionism; and, whenever possible, it cities the first, or among the very earliest, documents signalizing a shift in the definition, intent, or direction of art."

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Genre : Art
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Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2018-02-20
Total Pages : 292 Pages
ISBN : 9780429973826