Comic Iconoclasm

Wagstaff, Sheena and Eco, Umberto and Graham, Dan and Ashbery, John and Deitcher, David. Comic Iconoclasm. London, England: Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1987.

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Abstract (English)

A collection of essays and an historic survey of visual work divided into "characters", "narrative" and "style" as related to 20th Century comic art. The texts accompany comics as seen through the eyes of European and American artists ranging from Dubuffet to Bender. 32 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Wagstaff, Sheena (Curator); Wagstaff, Sheena (Author); Eco, Umberto (Author); Graham, Dan (Author); Ashbery, John (Author); Deitcher, David (Author); Blazwick, Iwona (Prefacer)
Dossier: 381 - GRANDE-BRETAGNE - INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS (Londres)
Collation: 104 p. : 137 ill. (32 col.) ; 30 cm
ISBN: 0905263618
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: Institute of Contemporary Arts
Artists: Adami, Valerio; Alechinsky, Pierre; Allington, Edward; Altmann, Roberto; Basquiat, Jean-Michel; Bender, Gretchen; Blake, Peter; Blanca, Paul; Brown, Roger; Combas, Robert; Crash; Crowley, Graham; Cutrone, Ronnie; Dennis, Jeffrey; Dubuffet, Jean; Erro; Fahlstrom, Oyvind; Fischli And Weiss; Frimkess, Michael; Frimkess, Magdalena; Fisher, Vernon; Gadea, Patricia; Gianakos, Steve; Guston, Philip; Who, Hairy; Hamilton, Richard; Haring, Keith; Jess; Johns, Jasper; Joseph, Tam; Kearns, Jerry; Lavier, Bertrand; Lemaitre, Maurice; Lichtenstein, Roy; Matta; Moufaregge, Nicholas; Murray, Elizabeth; Nutt, Jim; Oldenburg, Claes; Opie, Julian; Paolozzi, Eduardo; Pearlstein, Philip; Penck, A. R.; Pettibone, Richard; Picasso, Pablo; Pitt, Suzan; Polke, Sigmar; Raetz, Markus; Rammellzee; Rauschenberg, Robert; Reinhardt, Ad; Ruscha, Ed; Salle, David; Sandle, Michael; Saul, Peter; Scharf, Kenny; Schouten, Lydia; Colin, Self; Smith, Alexis; Smith, Susan; Snyder, William; Sujo, Glenn; Telemaque, Herve; Trockel, Rosemarie; Wachtel, Julie; Walker, Douglas; Warhol, Andy; Wesley, John; Weiner, Lawrence; Wirsum, Karl; von MALTZAN, GUDRUN; Yoshida, Ray
Critics / Curators / Historians: Wagstaff, Sheena
Art Organizations: United Kingdom - Institute Of Contemporary Arts (London)
Event Statement: Exhibition organised by the Institute of Contemporary Arts (London). Itinerary: June 1987 - Feb. 1988, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Douglas Hyde Gallery (Dublin), Cornerhouse Gallery (Manchester). Followed by a European tour in 1988.
Keywords: MASS MEDIA; POPULAR CULTURE; COMICS; KITSCH
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 30 Jul 1988
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:29
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/347
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