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The Resource Acts of engagement : writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002, Michael Brenson

Acts of engagement : writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002, Michael Brenson

Label
Acts of engagement : writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002
Title
Acts of engagement
Title remainder
writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002
Statement of responsibility
Michael Brenson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Addresses the fundamental humanity and necessity of the visual arts : what they are about, why artists are indispensible, and why art and artists matter
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brenson, Michael
Dewey number
701/.03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N72.S6
LC item number
B74 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Culture and politics series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and society
  • Art, Modern
  • Beeldende kunsten
  • Kunstkritiek
  • Instellingen
  • Literatur
  • Kunst <Motiv>
  • Beeldende kunsten
  • Instellingen
  • Kunstkritiek
  • USA
Label
Acts of engagement : writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002, Michael Brenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I.
  • Language
  • Part II.
  • Identity
  • Part III.
  • Audience
  • Part IV.
  • Power
  • Fighting words -- Experience, complicity, and quality -- Conversation -- Juan Muñoz : sound, sight, statuary -- Art criticism and the aesthetic response -- Where do we go from here? The place of the artist and the NEA -- Resisting the dangerous journey : the crisis of journalistic criticism -- Art museums and "the public" -- The curator's moment -- The artist as person -- Healing in time -- Audience, artist, institution, community -- Maya Lin's time -- Sometimes out of sight, never out of mind : the story of the hand in modernist sculpture -- Giacometti's Dog -- Power corrupts : for Daumier, humanity was in the streets -- Magdalena Abakanowicz's War games : monumental horizontality -- The media and museums -- Convenience and process : private versus public arts funding -- The Guggenheim, corporate populism, and the future of the corporate museum
Control code
54817522
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780742529816
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004006819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54817522
Label
Acts of engagement : writings on art, criticism, and institutions, 1993-2002, Michael Brenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I.
  • Language
  • Part II.
  • Identity
  • Part III.
  • Audience
  • Part IV.
  • Power
  • Fighting words -- Experience, complicity, and quality -- Conversation -- Juan Muñoz : sound, sight, statuary -- Art criticism and the aesthetic response -- Where do we go from here? The place of the artist and the NEA -- Resisting the dangerous journey : the crisis of journalistic criticism -- Art museums and "the public" -- The curator's moment -- The artist as person -- Healing in time -- Audience, artist, institution, community -- Maya Lin's time -- Sometimes out of sight, never out of mind : the story of the hand in modernist sculpture -- Giacometti's Dog -- Power corrupts : for Daumier, humanity was in the streets -- Magdalena Abakanowicz's War games : monumental horizontality -- The media and museums -- Convenience and process : private versus public arts funding -- The Guggenheim, corporate populism, and the future of the corporate museum
Control code
54817522
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780742529816
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004006819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54817522

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