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Wild Surmise A Dissident View

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ISBN-10: 1491825510

ISBN-13: 9781491825518

Edition: 2013

Authors: Rob Nilsson

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This "collection of thoughts, feelings, surmises, rants and rhapsodies" explores the world of art and cinema Nilsson has watched and experienced over the last 40 years. to him "post modern" developments in the gallery and museum Arts are largely fatuous and have resulted in market oriented novelties which pretend to significance but depend on profit. Following the lead of the original Duchampian art jokes, (FOUNTAIN or BICYCLE WHEEL) funny only once (in 1917), modern day cultural Sophists continue to promote Warhol's sly suggestions that someday, "everything will be art" by allowing it to happen. Catharsis, transcendence, or anything involving depth of emotion, complex human behavior or…    
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: AuthorHouse
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.61" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English