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Title The age of modernism : art in the 20th century / edited by Christos M. Joachimides and Norman Rosenthal ; essays by Brooks Adams ... [et al.] ; co-ordinating editors, Gerti Fietzek and Henry Meyric Hughes.

Imprint Berlin : Zeitgeist-Gesellschaft e.V. ; Ostfildern-Ruit [Germany] : G. Hatje ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the US by Distributed Art Publishers, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Reference    709.04 AGE    Available
Description 672 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Note Catalog from an exhibition held at the Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, May 7-July 27, 1997.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The age of modernism / Christos M. Joachimides -- A century of self-analysis : philosophy in search of an identity / Arthur C. Danto -- A self-critical modernity or Europe's century nears its end / Wolf Lepenies -- Presentation off duty and depoliticised revolution : philosophical remarks on art and politics / Odo Marquard -- Questions to a broken mirror / Norman Rosenthal -- Masks or identities? / Shearer West -- Purity and belief : the lure of abstraction / Anna Moszynska -- Like smoke : a Duchampion legacy / Brooks Adams -- Magic realities, dream, myth, fiction / Wieland Schmied -- The premisses of modern art / Stephen Bann -- The two utopias / Beat Wyss -- The will to totality / Boris Groys -- Art outside the museum / Robert C. Morgan -- Art and media / Dieter Daniels -- For Waldo : an essay on art criticism / Peter Schjeldahl.
Language Some essays translated from German.
Subject Modernism (Art) -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Joachimides, Christos M.
Rosenthal, Norman.
Adams, Brooks.
Fietzek, Gerti.
Hughes, Henry Meyric.
Martin-Gropius-Bau (Berlin, Germany)
Added Title Art in the 20th century
ISBN 3775706828 : $80.00

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