Postmodernism

    Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, Journeys 1967--2017

    By Rachel Adams

    Hardback £19.23

    Artists as voyagers who leave their studios to make art, including Nancy Holt, Vito Acconci, Sophie Calle, and Richard Long. Wanderlust highlights artists as voyagers who leave their studios to make art. This book and the exhibition it accompanies is the first comprehensive survey of the artist's need to roam...

    Sifting the Trash: A History of Design Criticism

    By Alice Twemlow

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    Outgrowth of the author's thesis doctoral--Royal College of Art, 2013 under the title: Purposes, poetics, and publics: the shifting dynamics of design criticism in the US and UK, 1955-2007.

    Unpacking: The Marciano Art Foundation

    Paperback £26.45

    This first book from the Marciano Art Foundation offers an in-depth look at one of the world's premier private collections of contemporary art and celebrates its dynamic new public home in Los Angeles.

    Beyond Objecthood: The Exhibition as a Critical Form since 1968

    By James Voorhies

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    In 1968, Robert Smithson reacted to Michael Fried's influential essay "Art and Objecthood" with a series of works called non-sites. While Fried described the spectator's connection with a work of art as a momentary visual engagement, Smithson's non-sites asked spectators to do something more: to take time looking, walking, seeing,...

    Reset Modernity!

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    Texts and images document the disconnection between modernity and ecological crisis: do we need to reset modernity's operating system?

    Thomas Hirschhorn: Deleuze Monument

    By Anna Dezeuze

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    Thomas Hirschhorn: Deleuze Monument

    By Anna Dezeuze

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    Under the Sign of [sic]: Sturtevant\'s Volte-Face

    By Bruce Hainley

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    The first book-length monograph on Elaine Sturtevant, who has focused her career on the artistic copy. Asked to sum up her artistic pursuit, the American artist Elaine Sturtevant once replied: "I create vertigo." Since the mid-1960s, Sturtevant has been using repetition to change the way art is understood. In 1965,...

    John Knight

    Paperback £12.63

    Essays and interviews discuss the art of John Knight, a pioneering figure in site-specific art and institutional critique. For more than four decades, the elusive but influential Los Angeles-based artist John Knight has developed a practice of site specificity that tests both architectural and ideological boundaries of the museum, gallery,...

    Relive: Media Art Histories

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    Leading historians of the media arts define a new materialist media art history, discussing temporality, geography, ephemerality, and the future. In Relive, leading historians of the media arts grapple with this dilemma: how can we speak of "new media" and at the same time write the histories of these arts?...

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