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The Resource Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015., edited by Iwona Blazwick and Magnus af Petersens ; essays by Tanya Barson, Briony Fer, Jiang Jiehong, and Tom McDonough

Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015., edited by Iwona Blazwick and Magnus af Petersens ; essays by Tanya Barson, Briony Fer, Jiang Jiehong, and Tom McDonough

Label
Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015.
Title
Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015.
Statement of responsibility
edited by Iwona Blazwick and Magnus af Petersens ; essays by Tanya Barson, Briony Fer, Jiang Jiehong, and Tom McDonough
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring how the universal visual language of geometric abstraction was influenced by different societies, this volume also demonstrates how the movement's revolutionary aesthetic continues to impact culture around the globe. It traces a century of abstract art from 1915 to the present day, celebrating the accomplishments of both men and women and includes sculpture, film, photography and painting
Dewey number
  • 709'.04052
  • A 709.409 ABSTRACT (F)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blazwick, Iwona
  • Petersens, Magnus af
  • Barson, Tanya
  • Fer, Briony
  • Jiang, Jiehong
  • McDonough, Tom
  • Whitechapel Art Gallery
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  • Art, Abstract
  • Geometrical constructions in art
  • Art and Design
Target audience
specialized
Label
Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015., edited by Iwona Blazwick and Magnus af Petersens ; essays by Tanya Barson, Briony Fer, Jiang Jiehong, and Tom McDonough
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published to accompany the exhibition held at Whitechapel Gallery, London, 15th January - 6th April 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9783791354446
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9783791354446
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)
Label
Adventures of the black square : Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015., edited by Iwona Blazwick and Magnus af Petersens ; essays by Tanya Barson, Briony Fer, Jiang Jiehong, and Tom McDonough
Publication
Note
Published to accompany the exhibition held at Whitechapel Gallery, London, 15th January - 6th April 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9783791354446
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9783791354446
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)

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