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Title:
Discrepant abstraction / edited by Kobena Mercer.
Published/Created:
London : Institute of International Visual Arts ; c2006.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2006.
Physical Description:
232 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N6494 A2 D57 2006 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-226).
Contents:
Abstract expressionism and third world art: a post-colonial approach to 'American' art / David Craven -- To avoid the inscrutable: abstract expressionism and the 'Oriental mode' / Stanley K. Abe -- Abstraction and modern Chinese art / David Clarke -- Rethinking calligraphic modernism / Iftikhar Dadi -- Abstraction as infection and cure / Mark A. Cheetham -- Autobiography of an (ex)coloured surface: monochrome and liminality / Angeline Morrison -- 'It's not enough to say "black is beautiful"': abstraction at the Whitney, 1969-1974 / Kellie Jones -- Black Atlantic abstraction: Aubrey Williams and Frank Bowling / Kobena Mercer -- Quantum ghosts: an interview with Wilson Harris / Nathaniel Mackey.
Subject Terms:
Art, Abstract.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Cross-cultural studies.
Contributors:
Mercer, Kobena, 1960-
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