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Painting now /

by Hudson, Suzanne [author.].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Thames & Hudson, 2015Description: 216 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780500239261 (hardback); 0500239266 (hardback).Subject(s): 1900 - 2099 | Painting -- 21st century | Painting, Modern -- 21st century -- History | Painting, Modern -- 21st century -- Themes, motives | Painting | Painting -- 20th century | Painting, Modern -- 20th century | Painting, Modern -- 21st century | Painting -- Appreciation | Malerei | Art -- History | Art, Modern
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1.Appropriation -- 2.Attitude -- 3.Production and Distribution -- 4.The Body -- 5.Beyond Painting -- 6.About Painting.
Summary: Painting is a continually expanding and evolving form of creative expression whose ongoing relevance is here convincingly asserted by renowned critic and art historian Suzanne Hudson. Her book offers an original survey of contemporary work a critical snapshot that brings together more than 200 artists from around the world who are defining the painterly ideas and aesthetics of our time. The introduction maps out the history of painting in the modern and postmodern eras, followed by six chapters that offer a wideranging thematic analysis of the field, addressing such ideas as appropriation, attitude, production and distribution, the body, painting about painting, and painters who introduce performance, installation and textiles into their work to critique painting itself. List(s) this item appears in: Painting 1.1 | Painting Tonal Realism 2.1 & 2.2 | Painting Non-Representational Painting 2.1 & 2.2 | Painting Life 2.2 | Painting Life 2.1 | Painting 3.1 & 3.2 | Painting 1.2
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Machine generated contents note: 1.Appropriation -- 2.Attitude -- 3.Production and Distribution -- 4.The Body -- 5.Beyond Painting -- 6.About Painting.

Painting is a continually expanding and evolving form of creative expression whose ongoing relevance is here convincingly asserted by renowned critic and art historian Suzanne Hudson. Her book offers an original survey of contemporary work a critical snapshot that brings together more than 200 artists from around the world who are defining the painterly ideas and aesthetics of our time. The introduction maps out the history of painting in the modern and postmodern eras, followed by six chapters that offer a wideranging thematic analysis of the field, addressing such ideas as appropriation, attitude, production and distribution, the body, painting about painting, and painters who introduce performance, installation and textiles into their work to critique painting itself.

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