Essays on Art & Language

Harrison, Charles. Essays on Art & Language. Oxford, England: Basil Blackwell, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

Harrison contextualizes the work of the cooperative project "Art-Language" from its inception in 1968 to 1989; his critical text addresses a range of questions surrounding recent art theory and practice, and the problems of modern art history and criticism, referencing specific works from the modernist canon. Includes a comprehensive examination of conceptual art. Circa 200 bibl. ref.

Types: Monographs
All Contributors: Harrison, Charles (Author); Crow, Thomas (Prefacer)
Dossier: 440 - ART & LANGUAGE (Collectif)
Collation: xviii, 302 p. : 159 ill. (23 col.) ; 25 x 17 cm
ISBN: 0631178171
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Oxford, England: Basil Blackwell
Artists: ART & LANGUAGE; Pollock, Jackson; Louis, Morris; Noland, Kenneth; Duchamp, Marcel; Judd, Donald; Lewitt, Sol; Morris, Robert; Atkinson, Terry; Bainbridge, David; Baldwin, Michael; Hurrell, Harold; Kosuth, Joseph; Burn, Ian; Ramsden, Mel; Rothko, Mark; Johns, Jasper; Olitski, Jules; Caro, Anthony; Stella, Frank; Andre, Carl; Graham, Dan; Barry, Robert; Weiner, Lawrence; Picasso, Pablo; Schnabel, Julian; Deineka, Alexander; Cage, John
Keywords: MODERNISM; CONCEPTUAL ART; MINIMALISM; ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM; AUTHORSHIP; REALISM; ALLEGORY; PAINTING; COLD WAR CULTURE; POST-PAINTERLY ABSTRACTION; POSTMODERN, The; ABSTRACTIONIST THEORY; AUTONOMY; SEMIOLOGICAL ART; ARTIST'S STUDIO; MODERNIST THEORY; MODERNIST CRITICISM; ICONOCLASM; BENJAMIN, WALTER; GREENBERG, CLEMENT; FRIED, MICHAEL; BELL, CLIVE; FRY, ROGER; CLARK, T.J.; MEUREND, VICTORINE; RENOIR, AUGUSTE; MALEVICH, KASIMIR; VERMEER, JOHANNES; COURBET, GUSTAVE; MANET, ÉDOUARD; VAN VALLKENBORCH, LUCAS; MONET, CLAUDE; CÉZANNE, PAUL; BOUGUEREAU, WILLIAM-ADOLPHE; MONDRIAN, PIET; JAMIN, PAUL-JOSEPH; VELAZQUEZ, DIEGO; WRIGHT OF DERBY, JOSEPH; DURAN, E.A. CAROLUS; HOLBEIN, HANS; PIERO DELLA FRANCESCA; DAVID, JACQUES-LOUIS; PISSARRO, CAMILLE; WOLLHEIM, RICHARD
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Date Deposited: 11 Mar 1993
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:38
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4846
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