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100 artists' manifestos

100 artists' manifestos

Danchev, Alex

In this collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years, Alex Danchev presents the contradictory and echoing spirits of such diverse movements as vorticism, feminism, dogme, surrealism, communism and cannibalism, taking in along the way cinema, architecture, fashion and cookery

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: edited with an introduction by Alex Danchev
ISBN: 0141191791, 9780141191799
Intended audience: Specialized.
Physical Description: xxxiii, 453 p. : 1 ill. ; 20 cm.
Series: Penguin modern classics
Subject: Art and Design.; Art, Modern 20th century Themes, motives.; Art movements Political aspects.; Art history; Art movements History 20th century.
Alternative Title: Hundred artists' manifestos; One hundred artists' manifestos
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.

Author note

Editor ALEX DANCHEV is the author of an acclaimed biography of artist Georges Braque and is Professor of International Relations at the University of Nottingham. His other works includeAlanbrooke War Diaries: Field Marshall Lord Alanbrooke,The Iraq War and Democratic PoliticsandOn Art and War and Terror.


The Manifesto is remarkable for its imaginative power ... it is the first great modernist work of art
Marshall Berman||This collection is a must ... because the passion that erupted in the early 20th century is in such counterpoint to our own more apathetic era
Independent||This ingenious an inspiring book
Scotland on Sunday||100 Artists' Manifestos [is] deftly selected and stylishly introduced by Alex Danchev
Times Literary Supplement||An absorbing capsule history of culture over the past century
Literary Review