20th Century Modern Art Products

  • Flirting with Space

    Journeys and Creativity, 1st Edition

    By David Crouch

    The idea of 'flirting' with space is central to this book. Space is conceptualised as being in constant flux as we make our way through various contexts in our daily lives, and is considered in relation to encounters with complexities and flows of material culture. This book focuses on journeys,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Marketing Art in the British Isles, 1700 to the Present

    A Cultural History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Gould, Sophie Mesplède

    A cultural history of the first truly modern art market, Marketing Art in the British Isles, 1700 to the Present furthers the burgeoning exploration of Britain's struggle to carve a niche for itself on the international art scene. Bringing together scholars from the UK, US, Europe, and Asia, this…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • German Art History and Scientific Thought

    Beyond Formalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mitchell B. Frank, Daniel Adler

    A fresh contribution to the ongoing debate between Kunstwissenschaft (scientific study of art) and Kunstgeschichte (art history), this essay collection explores how German-speaking art historians of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century self-consciously generated a field of study.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • Art and Visual Culture on the French Riviera, 1956–1971

    The Ecole de Nice, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary O'Neill

    The Riviera in the 1950s and 1960s was culturally rich with modernist icons such as Matisse and Picasso in residence, but also a burgeoning tourist culture, that established the Côte d'Azur as a center of indigenous artists associated with Nouveau Réalisme, Fluxus, and Supports/Surfaces, emerged…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14
    Routledge

  • Framing the Ocean, 1700 to the Present

    Envisaging the Sea as Social Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tricia Cusack

    Before the eighteenth century, the ocean was regarded as a repulsive and chaotic deep. Despite reinvention as a zone of wonder and pleasure, it continued to be viewed in the West and elsewhere as ’uninhabited’, empty space. This collection, spanning the eighteenth century to the present, recasts…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14
    Routledge

  • Australian Art and Artists in London, 1950-1965

    An Antipodean Summer, 1st Edition

    By Simon Pierse

    Subtle and wide-ranging in its account, this study explores the impact of Australian art in Britain in the two decades following the end of World War II and preceding the 'Swinging Sixties'. In a transitional period of decolonization in Britain, Australian painting was briefly seized upon as a…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14
    Routledge

  • John La Farge, A Biographical and Critical Study

    1st Edition

    By James L. Yarnall

    John La Farge, A Biographical and Critical Study is the first biography in a century of the American painter, illustrator, muralist, stained-glass artist, and writer. Examining La Farge's career from his youth to his late rebound as a decorative artist-from New York City and New England to Europe…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Place in South Asian and Islamic Art, 1500-Present

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah S. Hutton, Rebecca M. Brown

    Place plays a fundamental role in the structuring of the discipline of Art History. And yet, place also limits the questions art historians can ask and impairs analysis of objects and locations in the interstices of established, ossified categories. The chapters in this interdisciplinary volume…

    Hardback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Heidegger and the Work of Art History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Boetzkes, Aron Vinegar

    Heidegger and the Work of Art History explores the impact and future possibilities of Heidegger’s philosophy for art history and visual culture in the twenty-first century. Scholars from the fields of art history, visual and material studies, design, philosophy, aesthetics and new media pursue…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Eye hEar The Visual in Music

    1st Edition

    By Simon Shaw-Miller

    'Eye hEar The Visual in Music' employs the concept of the visual in proximate relation to music, producing a tension: 'is it not the case that there is a gulf between painting and music, between the visible and the audible? One is full of colour and light yet silent; one is invisible and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Scale in Contemporary Sculpture

    Enlargement, Miniaturisation and the Life-Size, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Wells

    The first book to devote serious attention to questions of scale in contemporary sculpture, this study considers the phenomenon within the interlinked cultural and socio-historical framework of the legacies of postmodern theory and the growth of global capitalism. In particular, the book traces the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    Routledge

  • Fashion, Interior Design and the Contours of Modern Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alla Myzelev, John Potvin

    Challenging the notion that fashion and furniture were or are separate enterprises and distinct material aesthetic traditions, this collection focuses on three material and conceptual links central to understanding the relationship between interior design and fashion-the body, fabric, and space.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

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