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Hardback. English.
Published Munich; London: Prestel, 1999
Cosmos emphasises the need for artists to interpret the realm of outer space as photography depicts the farthest objects visible to man. The book celebrates...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Whitechapel, 2007
'The Artist's Joke' surveys the use of humour in art, from the early 20th-century avant garde to the present, and features writings by and interviews...

By Hopkins, David
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000
This title sets out to provide a concise interpretation of the period 1945 to 2000. Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Cindy Sherman, and Damien Hirst are...

By Tribe, Mark
Paperback. English.
Published Köln; London: Taschen, c2006
The authors address new media art as a specific art historical movement, focusing on technologies and forms, plus thematic content and conceptual strategies...

By Townsend, Chris
Paperback. English.
Published London: I. B. Tauris, 2008
This text looks closely at the way contemporary Western artists negotiate death, both as personal experience and in the wider community. Townsend discusses...

By Watson, Gray
Paperback. English.
Published London: I. B. Tauris, 2008
This 'no-holds barred' book surveys the vast array of images of sex and sexuality in contemporary art, finding sex in some surprising places and drawing...

By Lucie-Smith, Edward, 1933-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Phaidon, 1995
This is a lucid, authoritative and richly illustrated survey of movements in world art since 1960. The author's central argument is that the art world...

By Godfrey, Tony
Hardback. English.
Published London: Thames and Hudson, 2020
A lively introduction to and history of international contemporary art from 1960 to the present

By Mey, Kerstin
Paperback. English.
Published London: I. B. Tauris, 2007
Explicit material is more widely available in the internet age, yet the concept of 'obscenity' remains as difficult to pin down as it is to approach without...

By Gibbons, Joan
Paperback. English.
Published London: I. B. Tauris, 2007
Joan Gibbons explores the subject of memory as it appears in its many guises in contemporary art. Looking at both personal and public memory, Gibbons...
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