Appropriation/Expropriation

Barber, Bruce and Peacock, Jan. Appropriation/Expropriation. Halifax, NS: The Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University, 1983.

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Abstract (English)

Barber questions the notions of originality, authenticity and copy through a brief outline of appropriation in the visual arts, insisting on the influence of photography and Dada. Peacock analyses appropriation through a discussion of each artist's work. Artists' statements. Circa 30 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Barber, Bruce (Author); Peacock, Jan (Author); Sparling, Mary (Prefacer)
Dossier: 343 - MOUNT SAINT VINCENT UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY (MSVU ART GALLERY) (Halifax)
Collation: 29 p. : 28 ill. ; 28 x 22 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: The Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University
Artists: Adams, Rose; Bean, Bob; Campbell, Bruce; Eyland, Cliff; Ferguson, Gerald; Geller, Wendy; Gourlay, Sheena; Kennedy, Garry; Kibbins, Gary; Koenig, Ingrid; Lexier, Micah; Mceachern, Susan; Needham, Wilma; Slopek, Edward; Quinn, Cathy; Lounder, Barbara
Critics / Curators / Historians: Barber, Bruce; Peacock, Jan
Art Organizations: Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery (MSVU ART GALLERY) (Halifax)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 11 Mar. - 3 Apr. 1983, Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University (Halifax).
Keywords: APPROPRIATION; POLITICAL ART; AUTHENTICITY; AVANT GARDE; COPYRIGHT; QUOTATION; ART AND SOCIETY; PHOTOGRAPHY; DADA
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 1989
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:30
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/881
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