Seeing differently : a history and theory identification and the visual arts / Amelia Jones.

Seeing Differently offers a history and theory of ideas about identity in relation to visual arts discourses and practices in Euro-American culture, from early modern beliefs that art is an expression of an individual, the painted image a "world picture" expressing a comprehensive and cohe...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Main Author: Jones, Amelia
Other title:Identification, contemporary art, and visual culture.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Abingdon, Oxon [England] ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.
Edition:1st ed.
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Summary:Seeing Differently offers a history and theory of ideas about identity in relation to visual arts discourses and practices in Euro-American culture, from early modern beliefs that art is an expression of an individual, the painted image a "world picture" expressing a comprehensive and coherent point of view, to the rise of identity politics after WWII in the art world and beyond. The book is both a history of these ideas (for example, tracing the dominance of a binary model of self and other from Hegel through classic 1970s.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxx, 254 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:1136509275
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