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Title Varieties of modernism / edited by Paul Wood.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press in association with the Open University, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    709.04 JAR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 411 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Series Art of the 20th century ; [bk. 3]
Art of the 20th century (Yale University Press) ; bk. 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I: The European avant-garde in the 1930s -- Art in Paris in the 1930s / Emma Barker -- Surrealism's other side / Niru Ratnam -- II: Art in America: from realism to abstraction -- Realism and modernism / Pam Meecham -- Jackson Pollock / Charles Harrison -- Abstract expressionism and masculinity / Fionna Barber -- III: American modernism in the 1960s -- The critical terrain of 'high modernism' / Gail Day, Chris Riding -- Minimalism's situation / Ann Reynolds -- Vernacular modernism / Steve Edwards -- IV: The resumption of the avant-garde -- The 'neo-avant-garde' / Paul Wood -- How New York queered the idea of modern art / Gavin Butt -- Warhol's 'factory': painting and the mass-cultural spectator / John Roberts -- In search of a revolutionary consciousness: further adventures of the European avant-garde / Robert Graham.
Summary This work discusses the art of the middle third of the twentieth century. It consists of a short general introduction and four parts, each concentrating on a key aspect of the art of the period.
Subject Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956.
Pollock, Jackson <1912-1956>
Modernism (Art)
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Beeldende kunsten.
Modernisme (cultuur)
Modernisme (Art)
Art -- 20e siècle.
Modernisme (Art)
20e siècle
Mouvement artistique.
20e siècle.
Beeldende kunsten.
Modernisme (cultuur)
Mouvement artistique.
Indexed Term Aufsatzsammlung
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Added Author Wood, Paul.
ISBN 0300101422 (cloth)
9780300101423 (cloth)
0300102968 (paper)
9780300102963 (paper)

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