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The Contemporary World, 1968-2000

Gerald C. Horne

The Contemporary World, 1968-2000

by Gerald C. Horne

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages712
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10133580M
ISBN 100195167821
ISBN 109780195167825

world of contemporary art, primarily as a result of their monetary muscle. Although Williamson acknowledges this situation in her introductory essay, "Art and Life in South Africa, ," she avoids its negative consequences and instead contrasts the healthy market for contemporary art today with the virtually nonexistent one for. An overview of artists' use of new technology and an excellent introduction to new media art. This pioneering book, originally published in under the title New Media in Late 20th-Century Art, discusses the most influential artists internationally from Eadweard Muybridge to Robert Rauschenberg, Bill Viola, and Pipilotti Rist—and the works that have radically transformed the map of world art.

Hagar (; Hebrew: הָגָר, Modern Hagar, Tiberian Hāgār, of uncertain origin [1] Arabic: هاجر ‎ Hājar; Latin: Agar) is a biblical person in the Book of Genesis Chapter She was an Egyptian handmaid of Sarai (Sarah), [2] who gave her to Abram (Abraham) "to wife" to bear a child. (The prefix "to", as in "took to wife", may indicate that the wife is a concubine or inferior wife. [3]). These are just a few examples of reference resources that summarize information on contemporary artists and their work. Use references such as these with more in-depth information resources such as artist's monographs (a book dedicated to one artist), exhibition catalogs (individual or group shows), museum catalogs, periodicals, and viable open-web : Mo Dawley.

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