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Sticky Sublime

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ISBN-10: 158115092X

ISBN-13: 9781581150926

Edition: 2001

Authors: Bill Beckley

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Combining classic theory with current discourse surounding art history's infamous S word, this colection contains some of today's most highly esteemed critics', artists', and poets' approaches to contemporary sublime.
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/1/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Bill Beckley has exhibited in America and Europe since 1970. His works are in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum, and the Guggenheim Museum in New York; the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston; and Sammlung Hoffmann in Berlin. He teaches semiotics, literature, and film at the School of Visual Arts in New York and is the editor for the Aesthetics Today series from Allworth Press, which includes Uncontrollable Beauty, and his latest work Sticky Sublime.

Preface
The American Sublime
Sticky Sublime
Emerson and Whitman: The American Sublime
Nothing Like the Son: On Robert Mapplethorpe's X Portfolio
On the Track of the "S" Word: A Reporter's Notes
Turned Upside Down and Torn Apart
I'm Not Sure It Is Sticky
The Sublime, as Love "a la Colle"
Blowtorch
The Awakening: Waking Up at the End of the Line
New Mexico
The New Dionysianism
The Epiphanic Sublime
The Dalliance of the Eagles
Frank Gehry's Anti-Sublime
The Sublime Shudder
Naked
The Sublime Was Then: The Art of Barnett Newman
A Burning Interior
Acknowledgments
Photography Credits
About the Authors
Index