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Tickner, Lisa, author.

London's new scene : art and culture in the 1960s / Lisa Tickner.

London : Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 2020.
New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press
Physical Description:
ix, 414 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Reference Library
N6768 .T53 2020 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art, British -- England -- London -- 20th century.
Art, British.
Arts and society -- England -- London -- 20th century.
Arts and society.
Arts, British -- England -- London -- 20th century.
Arts, British.
England -- London.
London (England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Nineteen sixties -- Social aspects.
Popular culture -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture.
Social conditions.

  • Prologue: London in the 1960s : Art worlds and art scenes
  • 1962: Pop goes the easel : 'All the things we love and relish'
  • 1963: The Kasmin Gallery : 'A very heroic, grand and glamorous space'
  • 1964: 'A big year in modern art' : New Generation: 1964 ; Painting & sculpture of a decade: '54-'64
  • 1965: Private view : The lively world of British art
  • 1966: Antonioni's Blow-up : The cult of the photogenes
  • 1967: Export Britain : Art, mass culture and the export trade
  • 1968: Art school revolution : The Harnsey Affair
  • Epilogue: When attitudes became form.