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The contemporary sublime : sensibilities of transcendence and shock.

London : Academy Editions, 1995.
Physical Description:
xvi, 95 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Reference Library
N6490 C65675 1995 (LC)+ Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Guest-edited by Paul Crowther--Cf. t.p., verso.
Title page follows preliminary pages.
"Art & design profile 40 is published as part of Art & design vol. 10 1/2 1995"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Sublime, The, in art.
Crowther, Paul.

  • The postmodern sublime : installation and assemblage art / Paul Crowther
  • The sublime is how : Philip Taaffe and Will Barnet / Cliff McMahon
  • Kant and Malevich : the possibility of the sublime / Mojca Oblak
  • Sublimity as process : Hegel, Newman and Shave / Richard Hooker
  • Damien Hirst and the senbility of shock / Loura Wixley Brooks
  • Silent visions : Lyotard on the sublime / Renée van de Vall
  • 'Religion', transcendence, the light and the dark : the work of Jo Volley and Marcus Rees Roberts / Edward Winters
  • The containment of memory : Duchamp, Fahrenholz, and the box / Paul Crowther.