Stieg Persson: History Painting
Considers the moral dimension of painting. The works tackle some of the ethical conundrums of our time by communicating certain attitudes to contemporary events. These works eschew postmodernist irony, or appropriated imagery and seek, instead, to express outrage, sorrow and a sense of perversity.Hardcover
Icons of contemporary American realism, the works of Richard Estes have established him as one of the pre-eminent realist painters of his generation. Photorealism emerged in the late 1960s and...
This chronological anthology reflects on the aesthetic, cultural and philosophical meaning of colour to artists within the broader context of anthropology, film, philosophy and science. Those who loathe colour have...
Museum Establishment and Contemporary Art
This book provides an in-depth account of the protests that shook France in 1968 and which served as a catalyst to a radical reconsideration of artistic practice that has shaped...