Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture

Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture

by Hal Foster
     
 

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Sophisticated essays display a concrete grasp of contemporary art practices. Probably the most useful, serious and rewarding anthology of its kind. [art][postmodernism][photography]

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Sophisticated essays display a concrete grasp of contemporary art practices. Probably the most useful, serious and rewarding anthology of its kind. [art][postmodernism][photography]

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Village Voice
A Best Book of the Year.
Art in America
[P]robably the most useful, serious and rewarding anthology of its kind.
Glyn Banks
Essential.
Vantage Point
[M]ay have initiated the rising wave of books that both criticize modernist art and take new critical approaches to art in general.
From the Publisher

"Essential."
—Glyn Banks, Studio International

"[M]ay have initiated the rising wave of books that both criticize modernist art and take new critical approaches to art in general."
Vantage Point

"[P]robably the most useful, serious and rewarding anthology of its kind."
Art in America

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565844629
Publisher:
New Press, The
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
159
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.41(d)

Meet the Author


Hal Foster is the Townsend Martin '17 Professor of Art and Archaeology at Princeton University.

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