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Performing Modernism : A Jewish Avant-Garde in Bucharest

Performing Modernism : A Jewish Avant-Garde in Bucharest

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Abstract: This volume examines the reach of modernism in design and performance in interwar Romania. It follows the transnational trajectories of several remarkable Jewish avant-garde artists, actors, and directors based in Bucharest, the country's capital, in t...

Art, History, and Anachronic Interventions Since 1990

Art, History, and Anachronic Interventions Since 1990

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Abstract: This book examines contemporary artistic practices since 1990 that engage with, depict, and conceptualize history. Examining artworks by Kader Attia, Yael Bartana, Zarina Bhimji, Michael Blum, Matthew Buckingham, Tacita Dean, Harun Farocki and Andrei U...

ALFREDO ORTEGA DÍAZ, UN NUEVO PINTOR DE LA ESCUELA DE LA SABANA.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Quiroga: Revista de Patrimonio Iberoamericano. oct2022, Issue 21, p284-295. 12p.

Abstract: El reciente redescubrimiento de la obra pictórica Alfredo Ortega Díaz (Bogotá, 1874-1959) despertó interés por parte de sus descendientes por reivindicar su nombre dentro de la historia del arte en Colombia. Este artículo hace una breve introducción a ...

Rhapsodic Objects : Art, Agency, and Materiality (1700–2000)

Rhapsodic Objects : Art, Agency, and Materiality (1700–2000)

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Abstract: Circulation and imitation are key factors in shaping the material world. The authors in this volume explore how technical knowledge, immaterial desires, and political agendas impact the production and consumption of visual and material culture across t...

Iridescent Kuwait : Petro-Modernity and Urban Visual Culture Since the Mid-Twentieth Century

Iridescent Kuwait : Petro-Modernity and Urban Visual Culture Since the Mid-Twentieth Century

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Abstract: Petro-modernity is a local phenomenon essential to the history of Kuwait, while also a global experience and one of the prime sources of climate change. The book investigates petroleum's role in the visual culture of Kuwait to understand the intersecti...

Beyond the Mirror : Seeing in Art History and Visual Culture Studies

Beyond the Mirror : Seeing in Art History and Visual Culture Studies

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Abstract: Since the late 1980s visibility has become a currency of social recognition, and a political issue. It also brought forth a new discipline, visual culture studies, and a hotly contested debate unfolded between art history and visual culture studies ove...

[A brief history of syphilis. The disease through the art and the artist].

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revue medicale de Liege [Rev Med Liege] 2018 Jul; Vol. 73 (7-8), pp. 363-369.

Abstract: Considering its strong symbolic connotations and its rich history, syphilis could be regarded as the perfect example of venerian disease. It could also be seen as a representative disease of the whole medical history and the evolution of both medical w...

Materiality in Roman Art and Architecture : Aesthetics, Semantics and Function

Materiality in Roman Art and Architecture : Aesthetics, Semantics and Function

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Abstract: DECOR ist die erste Reihe, die sich mit Decor-Phänomenen im umfassenden Sinn beschäftigt. Dabei werden Decor-Formen nicht als isolierte Einzelelemente, sondern in ihrem räumlich-architektonischen und visuellen Wirkzusammenhang betrachtet. Dies bedeutet...

Disordering the Establishment : Participatory Art and Institutional Critique in France, 1958–1981

Disordering the Establishment : Participatory Art and Institutional Critique in France, 1958–1981

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Abstract: In the decades following World War II, France experienced both a period of affluence and a wave of political, artistic, and philosophical discontent that culminated in the countrywide protests of 1968. In Disordering the Establishment Lily Woodruff exa...

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