0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture by Paul Crowther

There are as many meanings to drawing and painting as there are cultural contexts for them to exist in. But this is not the end of the story. Drawings and paintings are made, and in their making embody unique meanings that transform our perception of space-time and sense of finitude. These meanings have not been addressed by art history or visual studies hitherto, and have only been considered indirectly by philosophers (mainly in the phenomenological tradition). If these intrinsic meanings are explained and further developed, then the philosophy of art practice is significantly enhanced. The present work, accordingly, is a phenomenology of how the gestural and digital creation of visual imagery generates self-transformation through aesthetic space.

Buy What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture by Paul Crowther from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780367331443
Format: Paperback / softback
(246mm x 174mm x mm)
Pages: 168
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-May-2019
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture by Paul Crowther

Book Reviews - What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture by Paul Crowther

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture book by Paul Crowther and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.