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
Published: Abingdon, Oxon [England] ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.
Edition:1st ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. The leaking frame of the argument on how to see differently
  • Art as a binary proposition; identity as a binary proposition
  • Fetishizing the gaze and the anamorphic perversion : "the other is you"
  • Multiculturalism, intersectionality, and "post-identity"
  • Queer feminist durationality : time and materiality as a means of resisting spatial objectification
  • Seeing and reconceiving difference, concluding thoughts, without final conclusions.