Art & Visual Culture 1850-2010: Modernity to Globalization by Steve Edwards

By Steve Edwards

The essays during this quantity interact at once with topical concerns round paintings and gender, globalization, cultural distinction, and curating, in addition to explorations of key artists and routine and a few much less well-documented paintings via modern artists.

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But this impulse had a wide appeal, beyond the circles of abstract artists. It is important to understand that the art of this time does not follow a single track. Nevertheless, artists who were identified as modernist shared a belief that the old techniques and skills were increasingly inadequate, even redundant, in the face of new conditions, whether those concepts were thought to be social, spatial or aesthetic. Even in the few western metropolitan cities where modern art developed, it was invisible to most people and the spread was definitely uneven.

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