Statement of responsibility: [edited by] Kristine Stiles and Peter Selz
Edition statement: by Kristine Stiles.
ISBN: 0520253744, 0520257189, 9780520253742, 9780520257184
Intended audience: Specialized.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
"Ahmansan Murphy fine arts imprint."
xxii, 1141 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.
Art, Modern 20th century.; Art and Design.; Modern art; Installation art; Performance art; Art, Modern 21st century.; Interviews
- Preface to the Second Edition
- Preface to the First Edition
- General Introduction to the Second Edition (Kristine Stiles)
- 1. Gestural Abstraction
- 2. Geometric Abstraction
- 3. Figuration
- 4. Material Culture and Everyday Life
- 5. Art and Technology
- 6. Installations, Environments, and Sites
- 7. Process
- 8. Performance Art
- 9. Language and Concepts
- The Bibliography may be downloaded at www.ucpress.edu/go/theories.
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