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Criticism, Art and Theory in 1970s Britain : The Critical War by JJ Charlseworth


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A critical study of the life of art criticism in the 1970s, this volume traces the evolution of art and art criticism in a pivotal period in post-war British history.

Description

JJ Charlesworth explores how art critics and the art press attempted to negotiate new developments in art, faced with the challenges of conceptualism, alternative media, new social movements and radical innovations in philosophy and theory. This is the first comprehensive study of the art press and art criticism in Britain during this pivotal period, seen through the lens of its art press, charting the arguments and ideas that would come to shape contemporary art as we know it today.

This book will be of interest to those interested in art criticsm, British cultural history, and history of journalism and critique.

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg
Title

Criticism, Art and Theory in 1970s Britain : The Critical War

Publisher

Routledge

Author

JJ Charlseworth

Book binding

hardback

Release date

12/03/2024

Condition

new

ISBN/EAN        9781138480803

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