Friday 16th November GMT – Sunday 18th November GMT: Payment facilities will be unavailable on Taylor & Francis Online. Book review: John Roberts The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade, Verso: London, ; pp.: , £ The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art After the Readymade. John Roberts. Verso, London, UK, ISBN/ISSN: Preface.
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The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade by John Roberts
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Dorm marked it as to-read Feb 04, Ecokosmokoi is currently reading it Aug 21, Sarah Riseborough rated it it was amazing Feb 02, Refresh and try again. Audrey marked it as to-read Mar 30, Ellery marked it as to-read Apr 20, By situating the instance of conceptual art within an environment of production marked by the structuring logic of the commodity intangibiljties and social division of labor, he has both restored to art criticism and art history a lost vocation, and delivered to cultural studies and its current explanatory ambitions a demanding challenge.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. I would maybe give this book four stars intangibilifies it weren’t for one issue – it is extremely difficult to read.
In doing so, he confronts a recurring theme of both conservative and radical detractors of modern art in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries: In this intellectually wide-ranging book John Roberts develops a labor theory of culture as a model for explaining the dynamics of avant-garde art and the expansion of artistic authority in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade. In explaining why the question of authorship has been so fundamental to avant-garde art and neo-avant-garde in the 20th century, “The Intangibilities of Form” is a formidable history of the hidden labours of the artwork. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Cassandre rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Jon added it Jan 04, Very few art writers take emancipatory social struggle this seriously, and Roberts’ take on “artistic thinking” re: Browse related items Start at call number: