Art of the Postmodern Era: From the Late 1960s to the Early 1990s / Edition 1

Art of the Postmodern Era: From the Late 1960s to the Early 1990s / Edition 1

by Irving Sandler
     
 


Irving Sandler discusses the major and minor artists and their works; movements, ideas, attitudes, and styles; and the social and cultural context of the period. He covers postmodernist art theory, the art market, and consumer society. American and European art and artists are included.See more details below

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Irving Sandler discusses the major and minor artists and their works; movements, ideas, attitudes, and styles; and the social and cultural context of the period. He covers postmodernist art theory, the art market, and consumer society. American and European art and artists are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813334332
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
680
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 10.06(h) x 1.92(d)
Lexile:
1400L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Postminimalism21
2The Impact of 1968 on European Art86
3First-Generation Feminism114
4Pattern and Decoration Painting141
5Architectural Sculpture164
6New Image Painting194
7The Art World of the 1970s214
8American Neoexpressionism222
9The Italian Transavantguardia and German Neoexpressionism281
10Media Art319
11Postmodernist Art Theory332
12The Consumer Society and Deconstruction Art375
13The Art World in the First Half of the 1980s425
14East Village Art461
15Commodity Art, Neogco, and the East Village Art Scene482
16The "Other": From the Marginal into the Mainstream523
17Into the 1990s544
Bibliography557
Index617

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