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    Charles Harrison(Editor) Paul Wood(Editor)

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This popular anthology of twentieth–century art theoretical texts has now been expanded to take account of new research, and to include significant contributions to art theory from the 1990s.
  • New edition of this popular anthology of twentieth–century art–theoretical texts.
  • Now updated to include the results of new research, together with significant contributions from the 1990s.
  • Includes writings by critics, philosophers, politicians and literary figures.
  • The editors provide contextual introductions to 340 texts.
  • Complements Art in Theory 1648–1815 and Art in Theory 1815–1900 to create a complete survey of the theories underpinning the development of art in the modern period.

"Occasionally one comes across a book that is at once compelling and frightening, a book that excites and disorientates, a book with intimations of the sublime.Art in Theory is such a book. An indispensable source book." ( Arlis News–Sheet)

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  • By Guest on 24 April 2016

    Was great help when writing my art history essay.

  • By Ramona Verallo on 20 July 2017

    Fantastic book purchased for my art studies. Full of interesting information which will definitely help with essay writing and art appreciation.

  • By annie on 16 April 2006

    I reluctantly bought this book believing it would join others on my bookshelf, however it has become my primary source of reference before starting any art essay. How did I manage before? For anyone with an interest in Fine Art this is a must have! I've noticed that it is difficult to obtain this book now -Phew! got my copy just in time. Seek it out and but it now!! This is one you really need!

  • By Laden Uyguroglu on 10 November 2009

    If you are looking for artists' own words about their art rather than analysis of other authors, I highly recommend you this book. Very helpful and informative. Full of interviews with hundreds of artists.

  • By K. Duke on 20 March 2010

    Hugely factual book. Love both artists sources and short preparatory remarks. Can and will dip endlessly!!!!! Can be hard going so some knowledge of artists work useful. Excellent brain and discussion fodder and a mine of stuff for the more intuitive.


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