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Cosmopolitan modernisms / edited by Kobena Mercer.

London : Institute of International Visual Arts ; c2005.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2005.
Physical Description:
208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
N72 G55 C675 2005 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Art and globalization -- History -- 20th century.
Modernism (Art) -- Cross-cultural studies.
Multiculturalism in art.
Mercer, Kobena, 1960-

  • Reflections on modern art and national identity in colonial India: an interview / Partha Mitter
  • White walls, white skins: cosmopolitanism and colonialism in inter-war modernist architecture / Paul Overy
  • Surrealism faced with cultural difference / Michael Richardson
  • The post-modern modernism of Wifredo Lam / Lowery Stokes Sims
  • Norman Lewis: how to get black / Ann Eden Gibson
  • Romare Bearden, 1964 : Collage as Kunstwollen / Kobena Mercer
  • CLR James as critical theorist of modernist art / David Craven
  • Neoconcretism an minimalism : on Ferreira Gullar's theory of the non-object / Michael Asbury.