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Art since 1900 : modernism, antimodernism, postmodernism /

by Foster, Hal [author.]; Krauss, Rosalind E [author.]; Bois, Yve-Alain [author.]; Buchloh, B. H. D [author.]; Joselit, David [author.].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookEdition: Third edition.Description: 896 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780500239537 (hardcover).Other title: Art since nineteen hundred.Subject(s): Postmodernism | Art, Modern -- 20th century | Art, Modern -- 21st century | Modernism (Art)Summary: Groundbreaking in both its content and its presentation, Art Since 1900 has been hailed as a landmark study in the history of art. Conceived by some of the most influential art historians of our time, this extraordinary book has now been revised, expanded and brought right up to date to include the latest developments in the study and practice of art. With a clear year-by-year structure, the authors present 130 articles, each focusing on a crucial event - such as the creation of a seminal work, the publication of an important text, or the opening of a major exhibition - to tell the myriad stories of art from 1900 to the present. All the key turning-points and breakthroughs of modernism and postmodernism are explored in depth, as are the frequent antimodernist reactions that proposed alternative visions. This expanded edition includes a new introduction on the impact of globalization, as well as essays on the development of Synthetic Cubism, early avant-garde film, Brazilian modernism, postmodern architecture, Moscow conceptualism, queer art, South African photography, and the rise of the new museum of art. Acclaimed as the definitive work on the subject, Art Since 1900 is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the complexities of art in the modern age. List(s) this item appears in: Art History and Theory 3.1 | Contemporary Studio Practice 2.1 | Contemporary Studio Practice 2.2 | Sculpture 2.4 Objects and Invention
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Previous edition: 2011.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Groundbreaking in both its content and its presentation, Art Since 1900 has been hailed as a landmark study in the history of art. Conceived by some of the most influential art historians of our time, this extraordinary book has now been revised, expanded and brought right up to date to include the latest developments in the study and practice of art. With a clear year-by-year structure, the authors present 130 articles, each focusing on a crucial event - such as the creation of a seminal work, the publication of an important text, or the opening of a major exhibition - to tell the myriad stories of art from 1900 to the present. All the key turning-points and breakthroughs of modernism and postmodernism are explored in depth, as are the frequent antimodernist reactions that proposed alternative visions. This expanded edition includes a new introduction on the impact of globalization, as well as essays on the development of Synthetic Cubism, early avant-garde film, Brazilian modernism, postmodern architecture, Moscow conceptualism, queer art, South African photography, and the rise of the new museum of art. Acclaimed as the definitive work on the subject, Art Since 1900 is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the complexities of art in the modern age.

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Art since 1900 : ©2004

Thames and Hudson, (London :) 704 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.