Blackwell Companions to Art History: A Companion to Modern Art

Editor: Meecham, Pam
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Wiley

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-11-863984-9
Category: Arts & Leisure - Art & Art History
Image Count: 62
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

A Companion to Modern Art presents a series of original essays by international and interdisciplinary authors who offer a comprehensive overview of the origins and evolution of artistic works, movements, approaches, influences, and legacies of Modern Art.

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Ancient & Modern
  • Chapter 1: Revitalizing Romanticism; or, Reflections on the Nietzschean Aesthetic and the Modern Imagination
  • Chapter 2: A Cartography of Desires and Taboos: The Modern Primitive and the Antipodes
  • Chapter 3: Primitive/Modern/Contemporary
  • Chapter 4: Did Modernism Redefine Classicism? The Ancient Modernity of Classical Greek Art
  • Chapter 5: Robert Goldwater and the Search for the Primitive: The Asmat Project at the Museum of Primitive Art
  • Chapter 6: Surrealist Ireland: the Archaic, the Modern and the Marvelous
  • Part II: Displaying the Modern
  • Chapter 7: Picturing the Installation Shot
  • Chapter 8: Contemporary Displays of Modern Art
  • Chapter 9: Camera-Eye: Photography and Modernism
  • Chapter 10: Photographic Installation Strategies En-bloc and In-the-round
  • Chapter 11: Documenta 6: Memories of Another Modernism
  • Part III: Re-assessments: Modernism and Globalization
  • Chapter 12: Bijiasuo and Truth: Modernism Reassessed in an Era of Globalization
  • Chapter 13: Extensive Modernity: On the Refunctioning of Artists as Producers
  • Chapter 14: Architecture's Modernisms
  • Chapter 15: The Wide Margins of the Century: Rural Modernism, Pastoral Peasants, and Economic Migrations
  • Chapter 16: Destabilizing Essentialism through Localizing Modernism
  • Part IV: Locating Modernism: Multiple Modernisms and Nation Building
  • Chapter 17: The Many Modernisms of Australian Art
  • Chapter 18: Greek-Cypriot Locality: (Re) Defining our Understanding of European Modernity
  • Chapter 19: A Northern Avant-garde: Spaces and Cultural Transfer
  • Chapter 20: Modernisms, Genealogy, and Utopias in Finland
  • Chapter 21: The Engaged Artist: Considerations of Relevance
  • Chapter 22: Visualizing Figures of Caribbean Slavery through Modernism
  • Part V: The Modern Artist, the Modern Child, and a Modern Art Education
  • Chapter 23: A Modern Art Education
  • Chapter 24: Misrecognition: Child's Play, Modern Art, and Vygotskian Psychology
  • Chapter 25: MoMA and the Modern Child: The Critical Role of Education Programming in MoMA's Modernism
  • Chapter 26: Paul Cézanne's Young Girl at the Piano – Overture to “Tannhäuser” or “Le Haschisch des femmes”