TITLE

Kenneth Evett on art

PUB. DATE
May 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;5/17/75, Vol. 172 Issue 20, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
10013819

 

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