From Space in Modern Art to a Spatial Art History : Reassessing Constructivism through the Publication "Circle" (1937) /

This book traces artists' theories of constructive space in the first half of the twentieth century. Drawing on these concepts and recent theories on space, it develops a methodology termed 'Spatial Art History' that conceives of artworks as physical spatio-temporal things, which prod...

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Main Author: Vinzent, Jutta (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: München ; Wien : De Gruyter Oldenbourg, [2019]
Series:SpatioTemporality / RaumZeitlichkeit ; 6
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Summary:This book traces artists' theories of constructive space in the first half of the twentieth century. Drawing on these concepts and recent theories on space, it develops a methodology termed 'Spatial Art History' that conceives of artworks as physical spatio-temporal things, which produce the social, to overcome the reductive understanding of art as a mere mirror or facilitator of society.
Physical Description:1 online resource (VII, 233 pages)
ISBN:9783110592733
3110592738
3110595338
9783110595338