Don Dudley Martin Germann. Jul 06, Paul Bryant rated it really liked it Shelves: So his girlfriend could take a photo of him doing so in the middle of dangerous rush-hour traffic which he could then exhibit in the Lower East Side in New York in as part of a piece called Look Both Ways And Die which challenges the impossibility of gender relations under patriarchal capitalism whilst also rendering acutely the futility of the art itself and, axiomatically, protests against the Vietnam War. Covering the entire 20th century, this text traces the roots of conceptual art to movements such as Dada, explaining its importance in the s and s and showing that it is still alive today.
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The Art of Innovation Tom Kelley. The author takes concephual stab as framing common elements: Frank Jones rated it really liked it Apr 06, It boasts expert but undogmatic texts and a wealth of illustrations. Joana rated it it was amazing Feb 26, Can it be a concept that never takes material form?
It is both accessible and easily readable while at the same time conceding little intellectual high ground.
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The dealers saw all this craziness and thought okay, no art object? Lee Ufan Okyang Chae-Duporge. The Cold War combined with the conceptuao of the consumer society cast a serious pall, stimulating some artists to move toward questioning their roles. No trivia or quizzes yet. A clear, extensive, concise and informative account of this fascinating phenomenon.
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So they sought to dematerialise the art object. Also, it's very well written. Lists with This Book.
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We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers tiny thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books for children. User Review - Flag as inappropriate Pointless book. Conceptual art is not art.
Conceptual Godvrey Phaidon Art and Ideas 4. Review Text "Tony Godfrey's book is the intelligent, well argued, comprehensive and beautifully presented survey of Conceptual art we have been waiting on for years.
Detail from "The Great Bear", Simon Patterson From this book, I also came to appreciate other ways that word art has been fused with architecture and geography. Indian Art Vidya Dehejia.
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Beautifully illustrated and well-written. Must it be a unique, saleable luxury item? Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. This art can take a variety of forms: I particularly like that he's not afraid to make conveptual comments about things I don't like: After the devastations World War 2, there was less tolerance with playful distortions of reality and mental games in these approaches.
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