20th Century Modern Art Products

  • 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

  • Francesca Woodman and the Kantian Sublime

    1st Edition

    By Claire Raymond

    In her feminist inquiry into aesthetics and the sublime, Claire Raymond reinterprets the work of the American photographer Francesca Woodman (1958-1981). Placing Woodman in a lineage of women artists beginning with nineteenth-century photographers Julia Margaret Cameron and Clementina, Viscountess…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Painting, Politics and the Struggle for the École de Paris, 1944–1964

    1st Edition

    By Natalie Adamson

    Painting, Politics and the Struggle for the École de Paris, 1944-1964 is the first book dedicated to the postwar or 'nouvelle' École de Paris. It challenges the customary relegation of the École de Paris to the footnotes, not by arguing for some hitherto 'hidden' merit for the art and ideas…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Eileen Gray and the Design of Sapphic Modernity

    Staying In, 1st Edition

    By Jasmine Rault

    The first book-length feminist analysis of Eileen Gray's work, Eileen Gray and the Design of Sapphic Modernity: Staying In argues that Gray's unusual architecture and design - as well as its history of abuse and neglect - emerged from her involvement with cultures of sapphic modernism. Bringing…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Children's Stories and 'Child-Time' in the Works of Joseph Cornell and the Transatlantic Avant-Garde

    1st Edition

    By Analisa Leppanen-Guerra

    Focusing on his evocative and profound references to children and their stories, Children's Stories and 'Child-Time' in the Works of Joseph Cornell and the Transatlantic Avant-Garde studies the relationship between the artist's work on childhood and his search for a transfigured concept of time.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23
    Routledge
    Studies in Surrealism

  • The Screen in Surrealist Art and Thought

    1st Edition

    By Haim Finkelstein

    An interrogation of the notion of space in Surrealist theory and philosophy, this study analyzes the manifestations of space in the paintings and writings done in the framework of the Surrealist Movement. Haim Finkelstein introduces the 'screen' as an important spatial paradigm that clarifies and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Anarchism and the Advent of Paris Dada

    Art and Criticism, 1914–1924, 1st Edition

    By Theresa Papanikolas

    Anarchism and the Advent of Paris Dada sheds new light on Paris Dada's role in developing the anarchist and individualist philosophies that helped shape the cultural dialogue in France following the First World War. Drawing on such surviving documentation as correspondence, criticism, periodicals,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Revisualizing Visual Culture

    1st Edition

    By Chris Bailey, Hazel Gardiner

    In the past twenty years digital technology has had a radical impact on all the disciplines associated with the visual arts - this book provides expert views of that impact. By looking at the advanced ICT methods now being employed, this volume details the long-lasting effects and advances now…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Surrealism, Feminism, Psychoanalysis

    1st Edition

    By Natalya Lusty

    How did women Surrealists such as Leonora Carrington and Claude Cahun take up the question of female identity in terms of their own aesthetic and intellectual practice? What was the response of women analysts such as Joan Riviere to Freud's psychoanalytic construction of femininity? These are…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

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