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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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David Uriell rated it it was amazing Jul 23, Sareen added it Aug 09, Susan rated it it was ok Feb 26, Jacob Wren marked it as to-read May 05, Barry rated it really liked it Jan 16, It offers an unusually thoughtful, and genuinely radical, alternative to dominant ways of understanding the nature of art in the twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty-first. 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.
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The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade
He fotm looks at how these approaches proliferated in art after the s and in the rise of Conceptual art. Greg marked it as to-read Sep 10, Elliott rated it did not like it Aug 27, Physical description p. A rich and groundbreaking study of conceptual art, from Duchamp to Warhol. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p.
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The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade by John Roberts
Apr 22, Saelan rated it it was amazing. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. In doing so, he confronts a recurring theme of both conservative and radical detractors of modern art in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries: Lester Robles nitangibilities it really liked it Nov 29, To ask other readers questions about The Intangibilities of Formplease sign up.
In doing so, he confronts a recurring theme of both conservative and radical detractors of modern art in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries: Apr 09, Dora rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Seoyoung Baek added it Kf 11, Imprint London ; New York: The Intangibilities of Form: In “Intangibilities of Form”, John Roberts sheds an entirely new light on this obsolescence of traditional craft skills in contemporary art, exploring the technological and social developments that gave rise to those postmodern theories that suggest that art may not require an author and certainly not one with any technical ability.
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By situating the instance of conceptual intangbiilities within an environment of production marked by the structuring logic of the commodity form 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. At every tu A really staggering work of Marxist art history that roots 20th-century avant-gardism in a deep and somewhat unorthodox take on the readymade and its “rediscovery” by the post-war neo-avant-garde.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Open Preview See a Problem? Very few art writers take emancipatory social struggle this seriously, and Roberts’ take on “artistic thinking” re: The Intangibilities of Form. At every turn, he asks what labour theory can contribute to our understanding of the political economy of art, and he shows how its usual elision leads to so much confusion. 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.
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