TITLE

From a better history to a better politics

AUTHOR(S)
Werckmeister, O.K.
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep95, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p387
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the political history of art. Acceleration of the urgency to redefine political perspectives in art with the demise of socialist governments in 1989-91; Analysis of art genres during the economic depression in the 1930s; Propositions in reassessing the political history of twentieth-century art and art-historical scholarship.
ACCESSION #
9509231712

 

Related Articles

  • Learning About Political Art in the Classroom and Community. Ulbricht, J. // Art Education;May2003, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p6 

    Offers suggestions for teaching about political art in the classroom. Discussion on political aspects of art; Definition of political art; Information on related literature on political art.

  • The virgin of Guadalupe. Peterson, Jeanette Favrot // Art Journal;Winter92, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p39 

    Examines the image of the Virgin of Guadalupe and its political significance in Mexico. Challenging aspects of the cult of Guadalupe as a unifying force and Guadalupe as a symbol of freedom for the oppressed native populations; Image and legend of the Virgin of Guadalupe; Introduction of the...

  • The Peace Project. Montgomery, Angus // Design Week (Online Edition);9/28/2012, p1 

    The article reviews the exhibition "The Peace Project" at the Gallery Different in London, England from October 12-19, 2012.

  • In the Shadows of September 11, 2001. Botstein, Leon // Musical Quarterly;Fall2001, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p405 

    Focuses on issues comprising the Fall 2001 issue of the journal 'Musical Quarterly.' Future significance of traditions of concert and classical music on teaching and writing about music; Connections between music and politics in the past; Centrality of piano to the musical culture and the...

  • Editor's Desk. Fortin, Sylvie // Art Papers Magazine;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p9 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Noah Simblist on an interview with artist Walead Beshty, one by Niels Van Tomme on biennalism, and one on the relationship between art and politics.

  • Attache art. Horowitz, Janice M.; Labi, Nadya // Time;6/16/1997, Vol. 149 Issue 24, p20 

    Discusses diplomatic art, or art placed in diplomatic residences by United States ambassadors. The US State Department's Art in Embassies program, which provides American paintings, sculptures, drawings and weavings to ambassadors; Popular artists for American diplomats; Artwork as an outreach...

  • GOOD ART ENLIGHTENS HUMAN UNDERSTANDING. Kaplan, Morton A. // World & I;Jul2001, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p12 

    Observes the distinction between art that has political implications and political art. Problem with political art; Why political art is bad art; Characteristic of good art.

  • Virginia Bottomley loves Damien Hirst! True or false, it reveals again the vacuum in arts politics. Glaister, Dan // New Statesman;11/1/96, Vol. 125 Issue 4308, p40 

    Focuses on the vacuum in arts politics. Defense of artists; Endorsement of the delinquents of modern art; Commentaries and debates.

  • Dear Mr. Taylor,.  // Art Journal;Spring/Summer2010, Vol. 69 Issue 1/2, p72 

    A letter is presented from Bryan Robertson, director of the Whitechapel Gallery in London, England to Richard Taylor, cultural officer of the American Embassy in London, dated December 30, 1952, regarding art exhibits and politics.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics