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E-FLUX JOURNAL What is Contemporary Art?

Date
2010
Publisher
Sternberg Press
Format
Artists' Books
Details
Softcover
ISBN
978-1-934105-10-8
Size
11 × 18 × 1.5 cm
Length
216 
Description

This book began as a two-part issue of e-flux journal devoted to the question: What is contemporary art? At this point, has modernity become our antiquity? A single hegemonic “ism” has replaced clearly distinguishable movements and grand narratives. But what exactly does it mean to be working under the auspices of this particular ism? This absorbing collection of writings puts the apparently self-evident term into doubt, asking critics, curators, artists and writers to contemplate the nature of this catchall category. Contributors include Julieta Aranda, Brian Kuan Wood, Anton Vidokle, Cuauhtémoc Medina, Boris Groys, Raqs Media Collective, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Hu Fang, Jörg Heiser, Martha Rosler, Zdenka Badovinac, Carol Yinghua Lu, Dieter Roelstraete, and Jan Verwoert.

  1. E-FLUX JOURNAL

What is Contemporary Art?
 

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