Modern Art : A Misrepresentation

Holubizky, Ihor; Girling, Oliver; Bilney, John. Modern Art : A Misrepresentation. Toronto, Ont.: The Art Gallery at Harbourfront, 1985.

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Abstract (English)

Holubizky, with references to desire and consumerism, describes the appropriation of imagery from Modern Art, and its subsequent use as myth, in advertising. Girling demonstrates the importance of packaging in his analysis of specific advertisements. Bilney enumerates recent technical advances in posters. 12 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Holubizky, Ihor (Curator); Holubizky, Ihor (Author); Girling, Oliver (Author); Bilney, John (Author); Boyle, William J.S. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 351 - POWER PLANT, The (Toronto)
Collation: 30 p. : 20 ill. ; 22 x 18 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Toronto, Ont.: The Art Gallery at Harbourfront
Critics / Curators / Historians: Holubizsky, Ihor
Art Organizations: Exhibition Centres > Canada > Ontario > Power Plant, The (Toronto)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 32 Feb. - 31 Mar. 1985, The Art Gallery at Harbourfront (Toronto).
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Date Deposited: 18 Apr 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:33
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