Renowned art historian Dario Gamboni is the first to tackle this weighty Compelling and thought-provoking, The Destruction of Art forces us to. : The Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm and Vandalism since the French Revolution (Picturing History) (): Dario Gamboni: Books. The book The Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm and Vandalism since the French Revolution, Dario Gamboni is published by Reaktion Books.
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Monika rated it really liked it Nov 01, Gamboni uncovers here a disquieting phenomenon that still thrives today worldwide. Outside the First World 6.
The Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm and Vandalism since the French Revolution
In The Destruction of Art you distinguish between iconoclasm and vandalism. The sculpted foot of Michelangelo’s David was damaged in by a purportedly mentally ill artist. University of Sydney Library. Jessica rated it really liked it Sep 26, The exhibition Iconoclashin which you took part, endeavoured to find ways out of this loop.
Thomas Daniel rated it really liked it Jan 22, None of your libraries hold this item. Although the cost and the utopian character of this tabula rasa ideal have become painfully visible in the course of the twentieth century, its allure still appeals to us.
Iconoclasm came about in a battle fought around images, mainly, though not only, for religious reasons.
Aditid rated it liked it Feb 06, Write your own review. Account Options Sign in. E O marked it as to-read Dec 07, Sonia marked it as to-read Sep 02, Fogheart marked it as to-read Jan 01, The Degradation of Art in Public Places Natascha marked it as to-read Jul 11, The Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm is deeply connected with the attitude defined as avant-gardism, with the call for a complete break with traditions and heritage.
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Compelling and thought-provoking, The Destruction of Art forces us to rethink the ways that we interact with art and react to its power to shock or subdue. Found at destructkon bookshops Searching – please wait When, however, Alexander Brener sprayed in a green dollar sign on a Malevich Suprematist painting in the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and claimed that the conservators, by immediately cleaning the painting, had thereby destroyed his own work, it was another story.
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Compelling and thought-provoking, The Destruction of Art forces us to rethink the ways destrucion we interact with art and react to its power to shock or subdue. May not be open to the public ; N Arf rated it liked it Nov 26, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Initially galvanized by the sweeping obliteration of architecture and art under the Communist regimes of the Soviet Union and eastern bloc countries, Gamboni investigated other fo of destroyed art and architecture around the globe, uncovering a disquieting and surprisingly widespread phenomenon that still thrives today.
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Outside the First World. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. With each incident, artists and intellectuals must confront the unsettling dynamic between destruction and art. Gamboni brings together a great deal of fascinating information”— The Independent “Erudite and entertaining, Gamboni’s book is an excellent guide to the outrageous in art.
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