Subjects & Subject Matter : Shelagh Alexander, Barbara Kruger, John Massey, Cindy Sherman, Laurie Simmons, Jeff Wall

Town, Elke. Subjects & Subject Matter : Shelagh Alexander, Barbara Kruger, John Massey, Cindy Sherman, Laurie Simmons, Jeff Wall. London, Ont.: London Regional Art Gallery, 1985.

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Abstract (English)

Examining recent photographic practices, Town foregrounds the critique of photographic conventions, the ubiquity and power of the photographic image in contemporary culture, and the analysis of the subject as constructed through photography. A reading of each artist's work is provided underlining its sources and structure. Biographical notes. 81 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Town, Elke (Curator); Town, Elke (Author)
Dossier: 351 - MUSEUM LONDON (London)
Collation: 64 p. : 37 ill. ; 30 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0920872549
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: London Regional Art Gallery
Artists: Alexander, Shelagh; Kruger, Barbara; Massey, John; Sherman, Cindy; Simmons, Laurie; Wall, Jeff
Critics / Curators / Historians: Town, Elke
Art Organizations: Museum London (London)
Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY; SUBJECTIVITY; QUOTATION; PHOTOMONTAGE; REPRESENTATION
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:33
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/2517
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