Comic Iconoclasm

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

On-site consultation

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)
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: Exhibition Centres > Europe > 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.
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 30 Jul 1988
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:29
Edit this item (login required):
View Item