How To Read Contemporary Art

How To Read Contemporary Art

Experiencing The Art Of The 21st Century

Book - 2013
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Today's artists create work that's challenging, complicated, and often perplexing, and this book offers a guide to understanding--and enjoying--the wide range of works on display in museums and galleries worldwide. How to Read Contemporary Art provides a thoughtful, accessible, and lavishly illustrated look at the ever-changing world of art at the beginning of the 21st century. Organized alphabetically, the book encompasses photography, installation, sculpture, painting, video art, performance, and more. Author Michael Wilson explores the impact of a broad selection of the most prominent artists at work around the world today, including Francis Al#65533;s, Allora & Calzadilla, Luc Tuymans, and Marina Abramović.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Distribution General, 2013.
ISBN: 9781419707537
Branch Call Number: 709.05 WIL
Characteristics: 395 p.


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