How New York Stole the Idea of Modern Art
Abstract Expressionism, Freedom and the Cold War New edition
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How New York Stole the Idea of Modern Art by Serge Guilbaut
Book Description"A provocative interpretation of the political and cultural history of the early cold war years. . . . By insisting that art, even art of the avant-garde, is part of the general culture, not autonomous or above it, he forces us to think differently not only about art and art history but about society itself."-- "New York Times Book Review"
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780226310398
(229mm x 150mm x 19mm)
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 1-Apr-1985
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Serge Guilbaut
Serge Guilbaut is professor and department head in the Department of Fine Arts at the University of British Columbia.
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