Robertson, Jean, 1950-,

Themes of contemporary art : visual art after 1980 / Jean Robertson, Craig McDaniel. - 2nd ed. - xv, 344 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-329) and index.

Ch. 1. The art world expands -- Ch. 2. Identity -- Ch. 3. The body -- Ch. 4. Time -- Ch. 5. Place -- Ch. 6. Language -- Ch. 7. Science -- Ch. 8. Spirituality -- Timeline (1980-2008) -- Bibliography -- Index -- Color plate section follows page 176.

"A compact and accessible introduction to recent contemporary art history, Themes of Contemporary Art: Visual Art after 1980, Second Edition, focuses on seven important themes that have recurred in art over the past few decades: identity, the body, time, place, language, science, and spirituality." - back cover.

9780195367577 019536757X

2008048622

GBB049093 bnb

015358365 Uk


Art, Modern--Themes, motives.--20th century
Art, Modern--Themes, motives.--21st century

N6490 / .R5487 2010

709.04