Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia

Blauvet, Andrew and Castillo, Greg and Choi, Esther and Clarke, Alison J. and [et alii]. Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia. Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center, 2015.

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Abstract (English)

"Hippie Modernism examines the art, architecture and design of the counterculture of the 1960s and early 1970s. The catalog surveys the radical experiments that challenged societal norms while proposing new kinds of technological, ecological and political utopia. It includes the counter-design proposals of Victor Papanek and the anti-design polemics of Global Tools; the radical architectural visions of Archigram, Superstudio, Haus-Rucker-Co and ONYX; the installations of Ken Isaacs, Joan Hills, Mark Boyle, Hélio Oiticica and Neville D'Almeida; the experimental films of Jordan Belson, Bruce Conner and John Whitney; posters and prints by Emory Douglas, Corita Kent and Victor Moscoso; documentation of performances by the Diggers and the Cockettes; publications such as Oz and The Whole Earth Catalog; books by Marshall McLuhan and Buckminster Fuller; and much more." -- Site web du distributeur.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections ; Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Blauvelt, Andrew (Editor); Blauvet, Andrew (Author); Castillo, Greg (Author); Choi, Esther (Author); Clarke, Alison J. (Author); [et alii]
Dossier: 360 - WALKER ART CENTER (Minneapolis, MN)
Collation: 448 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm
ISBN: 9781935963097
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center
Critics / Curators / Historians: Blauvelt, Andrew
Art Organizations: Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN)
Event Title: Hippie Modernism : The Struggle for Utopia.
Type: Exhibition
Location: Walker Art Center (Minneapolis) ; Cranbrook Art Museum (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan) ; University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (Berkeley, Carlifornia).
Dates: 24 October 2015 - 28 February 2016 (Minneapolis) ; 19 June - 9 October 2016 (Michigan) ; 8 February - 21 May 2017 (California).
Keywords: COUNTERCULTURE; ART AND SOCIETY; MODERNISM
Copyright Statement: Walker Art Center; second printing, 2016
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Deposited by: Collections
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2019 16:09
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2019 14:07
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/30904
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