Art & Visual Culture: Contemporary Art

  • The DIY Movement in Art, Music and Publishing: Subjugated Knowledges book cover

    The DIY Movement in Art, Music and Publishing

    Subjugated Knowledges, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Lowndes

    This book considers the history of Do It Yourself art, music and publishing, demonstrating how DIY strategies have transitioned from being marginal, to emergent, to embedded. Through secondary research, observation and original interviews, each chapter details the peak period of a city’s…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Artists Working Outside the City: Creative Retreat book cover

    Contemporary Artists Working Outside the City

    Creative Retreat, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Lowndes

    This book reflects on the motivations of creative practitioners who have moved out of cities from the mid-1960s onwards to establish creative homesteads. The book focuses on desert exile painter Agnes Martin, radical filmmaker and gardener Derek Jarman, and iconoclastic conceptual artist Chris…

    Hardback – 2018-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Artistic Interventions in Organizations: Research, Theory and Practice book cover

    Artistic Interventions in Organizations

    Research, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulla Johansson Sköldberg, Jill Woodilla, Ariane Berthoin Antal

    Artistic intervention, where the world of the arts is brought into organizations, has increasingly become a research field in itself with strong links to both creativity and innovation. Opportunities for the arts to interact with public and private organizations occur worldwide, but during the last…

    Paperback – 2018-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • The Evolution of the Image: Political Action and the Digital Self book cover

    The Evolution of the Image

    Political Action and the Digital Self, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Bohr, Basia Sliwinska

    This volume addresses the evolution of the visual in digital communities, offering a multidisciplinary discussion of the ways in which images are circulated in digital communities, the meanings that are attached to them and the implications they have for notions of identity, memory, gender,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Artistic Visions of the Anthropocene North: Climate Change and Nature in Art book cover

    Artistic Visions of the Anthropocene North

    Climate Change and Nature in Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gry Hedin, Ann-Sofie N. Gremaud

    In the era of the Anthropocene, artists and scientists are facing a new paradigm in their attempts to represent nature. Seven chapters, which focus on art from 1780 to the present that engages with Nordic landscapes, argue that a number of artists in this period work in the intersection between art…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Arts Leadership in Contemporary Contexts book cover

    Arts Leadership in Contemporary Contexts

    1st Edition

    By Josephine Caust

    This book explores and critiques different aspects of arts leadership within contemporary contexts. While this is an exploration of ways arts leadership is understood, interpreted and practiced, it is also an acknowledgement of a changing cultural and economic paradigm. Understanding the broader…

    Hardback – 2018-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Monographic Exhibitions and the History of Art book cover

    Monographic Exhibitions and the History of Art

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maia Wellington Gahtan, Donatella Pegazzano

    This edited collection traces the impact of monographic exhibitions on the discipline of art history from the first examples in the late eighteenth century through the present. Roughly falling into three genres (retrospectives of living artists, retrospectives of recently deceased artists, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01
    Routledge
    Studies in Art Historiography

  • Remixing and Drawing: Sources, Influences, Styles book cover

    Remixing and Drawing

    Sources, Influences, Styles, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Mueller

    This succinct book articulates a clear framework for remixing in drawing at intermediate and advanced levels. It begins by walking through the ideas of copyright and fair use, providing context, examples, and advice. Mueller directs students through building a collection of sources and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-16
    Routledge

  • Feminist Perspectives on Art: Contemporary Outtakes book cover

    Feminist Perspectives on Art

    Contemporary Outtakes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacqueline Millner, Catriona Moore

    When the body is foregrounded in artwork – as in much contemporary performance, sculptural installation and video work – so is gendered and sexualised difference. Feminist Perspectives on Art: Contemporary Outtakes looks to interactions between art history, theory, curation, and studio-based…

    Paperback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge

  • Diffractive Technospaces: A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation book cover

    Diffractive Technospaces

    A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Federica Timeto

    The entanglements of information and materiality in our media environment, that new information and communication technologies make increasingly mobile and locative, changes the mediations between space and society. The fluidity and continual reworking of the boundaries of contemporary technospaces…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • The Contemporaneity of Modernism: Literature, Media, Culture book cover

    The Contemporaneity of Modernism

    Literature, Media, Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael D'Arcy, Mathias Nilges

    At a juncture in which art and culture are saturated with the forces of commodification, this book argues that problems, forms, and positions that defined modernism are crucially relevant to the condition of contemporary art and culture. The volume is attuned to the central concerns of recent…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Michael Fried and Philosophy: Modernism, Intention, and Theatricality book cover

    Michael Fried and Philosophy

    Modernism, Intention, and Theatricality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mathew Abbott

    This volume brings philosophers, art historians, intellectual historians, and literary scholars together to argue for the philosophical significance of Michael Fried’s art history and criticism. It demonstrates that Fried’s work on modernism, artistic intention, the ontology of art, theatricality,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

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