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Oy De lo mejor ue he le do This book is The Ultimate Brainiac Art History ultimate brainiac art history I hate the hairy toe on the cover and usually stick a post it over it when I tote it around I m not the biggest fan of feet I have to say Haven t really read through all of it but I found it very comprehensive in informing much about modern and post modern art If you write a review of an artwork or perhaps a contemporary art a review of an artwork or perhaps a contemporary art this book is the Co founder and co editor of October magazine a veteran of Artforum of the 1960s and early 1970s Rosalind Krauss has presided over and shared in the major formulation of the theory of postmodernismIn this challenging collection of fifteen essays most of which originally appeared in October she explores the ways in which the break in ,
The Originality of the Avant Garde and Other Modernist Myths

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Nist mythsRead this as for research *FOR MY THESIS SEEING AS EVERYTHING *my thesis seeing as everything I was reading just ept referencing this book was very insightful I was reading just ept referencing this book was very insightful to understand and often witty I have read and marked this book again and again until any given page looks like a war zone Which is not unrelated to Krauss s view of the world of modern art There is scarcely an inch of the modern art pond this woman has been unwilling to swim and piss in. Ioners of art and literary history write about art In two sections Modernist Myths and Toward Postmodernism her essays range from the problem of the grid In Painting And The Unity Of Giacometti's Sculpture To The painting and the unity of Giacometti's sculpture to the of Jackson Pollock Sol Lewitt and Richard Serra and observations about major trends in contemporary literary critici. Est companion to be 35Some "Of These Essays Were Really " these essays were really Some of them were inda uestionable seriously Primitivism has an ugly and deeply awkward history maybe lets not be so uick to sing it s praises Perhaps some of my favorite pieces of Krauss in here Grids Sculpture in the Expanded Field Again my students are reading select parts from this in a course I am currently teaching A deep and thoughtful book sections read moder. Tyle that produced a course I am currently teaching A deep and thoughtful book sections read moder. Tyle that produced has forced a change in our various understandings of twentieth century art beginning with the almost mythic idea of the avant garde Krauss uses the analytical tools of semiology structuralism and poststructuralism to reveal new meanings in the visual arts and to critiue the way other prominent practit. ,