Reading Things

Cummings, Neil; Wentworth, Richard; Joselit, David; Miller, Daniel; Cussans, John; Dibosa, David; Miller, John. Reading Things. London, England: Chance Books, 1993.

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Abstract (English)

Guest editor Cummings explores issues surrounding art, the commodity, and "procedures of use." Joselit differentiates between Johns' and Duchamp's approach to the readymade. D. Miller examines the use of kitchens in a London district, treating issues of value, race, and gender. Cussans explores text and subjectivity, while Dibosa discusses the use of metonymy and the construction of social identity.

Types: Monographs
All Contributors: Cummings, Neil (Editor); Cummings, Neil (Artist); Cummings, Neil (Author); Wentworth, Richard (Artist); Wentworth, Richard (Author); Joselit, David (Author); Miller, Daniel (Author); Cussans, John (Author); Dibosa, David (Author); Miller, John (Author); Lewandowska, Marysia (Editor); Lewandowska, Marysia (Prefacer)
Dossier: 390 - CHANCE BOOKS (Londres, Grande-Bretagne)
Collation: 176 p. : 117 ill. ; 20 x 17 cm. - (Sight Works ; 3)
ISBN: 0951393235
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: Chance Books
Artists: Cummings, Neil; Batty, Lolly; Wentworth, Richard; Estop, Roger; Evans, Rachel; Johns, Jasper; Duchamp, Marcel
Art Organizations: Misc. Organizations > Chance Books (Londres, Grande-Bretagne)
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Date Deposited: 01 Feb 1994
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:41
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