Art & Visual Culture: Contemporary Art

  • The Venice Biennale and the Asia-Pacific in the Global Art World book cover

    The Venice Biennale and the Asia-Pacific in the Global Art World

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Naylor

    This monograph uses the national pavilions of the Venice Biennale as a vehicle to examine the development of international contemporary art trends within the Asia-Pacific region including Australia, Japan and Korea, and sixteen additional national entities who have had less continuous participation…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art Museums and Exhibitions

  • Artist-Parents in Contemporary Art: Gender, Identity, and Domesticity book cover

    Artist-Parents in Contemporary Art

    Gender, Identity, and Domesticity, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Kutis

    This book examines the increasing intersections of art and parenting from the late 1990s to the early 2010s, when constructions of masculine and feminine identities, as well as the structure of the family, underwent radical change. Barbara Kutis asserts that the championing of the simultaneous…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • The Contemporary Art Scene in Syria: Social Critique and an Artistic Movement book cover

    The Contemporary Art Scene in Syria

    Social Critique and an Artistic Movement, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Bank

    This book focuses on the expanding contemporary art scene in Syria, particularly Damascus, during the first decade of the twenty-first century.  The decade was characterized by a high degree of experimentation as young artists began to work with artistic media that were new in Syria, such as…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • The Australian Art Field: Practices, Policies, Institutions book cover

    The Australian Art Field

    Practices, Policies, Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Bennett, Deborah Stevenson, Fred Myers, Tamara Winikoff

    This book brings together leading scholars and practitioners to take stock of the frictions generated by a tumultuous time in the Australian art field and to probe what the crises might mean for the future of the arts in Australia. Specific topics include national and international art markets;…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Hot Art, Cold War – Southern and Eastern European Writing on American Art 1945-1990 book cover

    Hot Art, Cold War – Southern and Eastern European Writing on American Art 1945-1990

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Hopkins, Iain Boyd Whyte

    Hot Art, Cold War – Southern and Eastern European Writing on American Art 1945-1990 is one of two text anthologies that trace the reception of American art in Europe during the Cold War era through primary sources. Translated into English for the first time from sixteen languages and introduced…

    Hardback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Art in Heritage Spaces book cover

    Contemporary Art in Heritage Spaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Cass, Gill Park, Anna Powell

    Contemporary Art in Heritage Spaces considers the challenges that accompany an assessment of the role of contemporary art in heritage contexts, whilst also examining ways to measure and articulate the impact and value of these intersections in the future. Presenting a variety of perspectives from…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Earth Matters on Stage: Ecology and Environment in American Theatre book cover

    Earth Matters on Stage

    Ecology and Environment in American Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Theresa May

    Earth Matters tells the story of how American theatre has shaped popular understandings of the environment throughout the 20th century as it argues for theatre’s potential power in the age of climate change. Using cultural and environmental history, seven chapters illuminate key moments in American…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum: Practicing And Theorizing Critical Art Therapy With Adolescents book cover

    Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum

    Practicing And Theorizing Critical Art Therapy With Adolescents, 1st Edition

    By Eva Marxen

    Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum explores the possibility of the "nomadic museum" to facilitate social and political resistance through engagement with critical art practices and imagery. Grounded in a decade-long art therapy project in a contemporary art museum setting, this book…

    Hardback – 2020-05-04 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Museums of the Commons: L’Internationale and the Crisis of Europe book cover

    Museums of the Commons

    L’Internationale and the Crisis of Europe, 1st Edition

    By Nikos Papastergiadis

    Museums of the Commons examines L’Internationale, an ongoing confederation between six museums and contemporary art institutions in Europe. Drawing on extensive interviews with the directors, curators, public programs officers in all the museums, as well as artists, critics and members associated…

    Hardback – 2020-04-21 
    Routledge

  • Cultures of Violence: Visual Arts and Political Violence book cover

    Cultures of Violence

    Visual Arts and Political Violence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Kinna, Gillian Whiteley

    Investigating art practitioners’ responses to violence, this book considers how artists have used art practices to rethink concepts of violence and non-violence. It explores the strategies that artists have deployed to expose physical and symbolic violence through representational, performative and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The History of Chinese Animation II book cover

    The History of Chinese Animation II

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lijun Sun

    China has been one of the first countries to develop its own aesthetic for dynamic images and to create animation films with distinctive characteristics. In recent years, however, and subject to the influence of Western and Japanese animation, the Chinese animation industry has experienced several…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • The History of Chinese Animation book cover

    The History of Chinese Animation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lijun Sun

    China has been one of the first countries to develop its own aesthetic for dynamic images and to create animation films with distinctive characteristics. In recent years, however, and subject to the influence of Western and Japanese animation, the Chinese animation industry has experienced several…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

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