Art and Ventriloquism
Looking In: The Art of Viewing
Looking Back to the Future: 1990-1970
Framing Formalism: Riegl's Work
February 08, 2006
Bringing together twenty-nine of Lawrence Alloway’s most influential essays in one volume, this fascinating collection provides valuable perspectives on the art and visual culture of the second half of the twentieth century. Lawrence Alloway ranks among the most important critics of his time, and...
Donald Preziosi, Johanne Lamoureux
December 01, 2005
By juxtaposing issues and problems, Donald Preziosi's latest collection of essays, In the Aftermath of Art, opens up multiple interpretive possibilities by bringing to the surface hidden resonances in the implications of each text. In re-reading his own writings, Preziosi opens up alternatives to...
September 26, 2005
This exciting collection of David Goldblatt's essays, available for the first time in one volume, uses the metaphor of ventriloquism to help understand a variety of art world phenomena. It examines how the vocal vacillation between ventriloquist and dummy works within the roles of artist, artwork...
March 07, 2001
This book focuses on Aby Warburg (1866-1929), one of the legendary figures of twentieth century cultural history. His collection, which is now housed in the Warburg Institute of the University of London bears witness to his idiosyncratic approach to a psychology of symbolism, and explores the...
Moira Roth, Jonathan D Katz
October 20, 1998
First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....