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Author Malone, Meredith.

Title Chance aesthetics / Meredith Malone ; essays by Susan Laxton, Janine Mileaf ; catalog entries by Bradley Bailey, Emily Hage.

Imprint St. Louis, Mo. : Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis ; Chicago, IL : Distributed by the University of Chicago Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.04 MAL    Available
Description 172 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Sept. 18, 2009-Jan. 4, 2010.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 160-165) and index.
Contents Introduction / Meredith Malone -- Drop, drip, scatter : chance arrangements in art since Dada / Janine Mileaf -- The good fairy automatism / Susan Laxton -- Precarious practices : chance and change in Nouveau Réalisme and Fluxus / Meredith Malone -- Collage, assemblage, and the found object -- Automatism -- Games and systems of random ordering -- Checklist of the exhibition/supplemental illustrations.
Subject Modernism (Art) -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Chance in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Laxton, Susan.
Mileaf, Janine A.
Bailey, Bradley.
Hage, Emily.
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.
ISBN 9780936316277

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