Kenneth Evett on art

May 1975
New Republic;5/17/75, Vol. 172 Issue 20, p30
Focuses on the portrayal of the concept of nihilism in the modern American art. Consequence of the progress toward an art of mechanized anonymity and soothing emptiness; Emphasis of artists on computerized graphs and geometric grids for the images in the art; Role played preoccupation of body-artist Chris Burden; Claim that the creation and exhibition of black canvases offers a temporary refuge for an audience.


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