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By Jonathan Vickery,Diarmuid Costello

the previous few many years have witnessed an explosion in principles and theories on paintings. paintings itself hasn't ever been so topical, yet a lot fresh considering continues to be inaccessible and hard to exploit. This e-book assesses the paintings of these thinkers (including artists) who've had an important impression on making, criticizing and examining paintings because the Nineteen Sixties. With entries via top foreign specialists, this publication offers a concise, serious appraisal of thinkers and their principles approximately artwork and its position within the wider cultural context. A consultant to the major thinkers who form trendy international of artwork, this publication is a crucial reference for an individual attracted to glossy and modern paintings, its historical past, philosophy and practice.Theodor ADORNO * Roland BARTHES * Georges BATAILLE * Jean BAUDRILLARD * Walter BENJAMIN * JM BERNSTEIN * Pierre BOURDIEU * Nicolas BOURRIAUD * Benjamin BUCHLOH * Daniel BUREN * Judith BUTLER * Noël CARROLL * Stanley CAVELL * TJ CLARK * Arthur C. DANTO * Gilles DELEUZE * Jacques DERRIDA * George DICKIE * Thierry DE DUVE * James ELKINS * Hal FOSTER * Michel FOUCAULT * Michael FRIED * Dan GRAHAM * Clement GREENBERG * Fredric JAMESON * Mike KELLEY * Mary KELLY * Melanie KLEIN * Joseph KOSUTH * Rosalind KRAUSS * Julia KRISTEVA * Barbara KRUGER * Niklas LUHMANN * Jean-François LYOTARD * Maurice MERLEAU-PONTY * WJT MITCHELL * Robert MORRIS * Linda NOCHLIN * Adrian PIPER * Griselda POLLOCK * Robert SMITHSON * Jeff WALL * Albrecht WELLMER * Richard WOLLHEIM

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