Seams: Art as a Philosophical Context / Edition 1

Seams: Art as a Philosophical Context / Edition 1

by Stephen Melville, Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe
     
 

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789057010316
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/01/1996
Series:
Critical Voices in Art, Theory and Culture Series
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Series
Preface
Introduction: Stephen Melville and Art's Philosophical Attitude Toward History1
1Robert Smithson: "A Literalist of the Imagination"30
2Description41
3Aesthetic Detachment: Review of Jacques Derrida, The Truth in Painting61
4Positionality, Objectivity, Judgment68
5Psychoanalysis and the Place of Jouissance89
6Division of the Gaze, or Remarks on the Color and Tenor of Contemporary "Theory"111
7Color Has Not Yet Been Named: Objectivity in Deconstruction129
8Notes on the Reemergence of Allegory, the Forgetting of Modernism, the Necessity of Rhetoric, and the Conditions of Publicity in Art and Criticism147
9Compelling Acts, Haunting Convictions187
10Painting Put Asunder: Moments Lucid and Opaque Like Turner's Sun and Cindy Sherman's Face199
11Postscript209
Notes213

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