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Modernism in South Asian Muslim Art

Introduction This book traces the emergence of modernism by artists associated with “Pakistan” since the early twentieth century, but it…

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Deconstruction, Christopher Norris, Third Edition PDF

Deconstruction, Christopher Norris, Free PDF download

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Traces, Hosted By O Art Space Gallery

O ART SPACE strives to celebrate Pakistani art and artists- enhancing a soft image of our country. Traces is an…

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David Evans, Seven Types of Appropriation in Art , PDF File

Types of Appropriation in Art NOTE: DOWNLOAD PDF FILE CLICK HERE  Steve Lafreniere, you weren’t at Douglas Crimps” Pictures” display,…

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Kristie Miller Thing and Object//2008

Things and objects are evenly original, they are utterly two distinct classes of an entity, where ‘entity’ concerns, in this…

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Susan Stoops, Artist Martha Rosler: Bringing the War Home (1967-2004)//2007

I started assembling agitational works ‘regarding’ the Vietnam conflict, collaging magazine pictures of the Misfortunes and warriors of the battle…

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Arjun Appaduari , The Thing Itself // 2006, Documents of Contemporary Arts

Arjun Appadurai is an influential Indian-American anthropologist perceived as a significant theorist in globalization subjects. He explains the value of…

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Jacques Derrida, Signéponge/Signeponge//1975, Subject, Object, Thing

Jacques Derrida   Algerian-born French scholar,  known for cultivating a pattern of semiotic critique known as deconstruction, which he addressed in…

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Karl Marx, Grundrisse//1858, Everyday objects, Useful objects

Everyday objects, Useful objects Unprocessed material is gulped by being modified, developed by labour and the apparatus of labour is…

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Julia Kristeva, Thing and Object//1987, Documents of Contemporary Art

Thing and Object The pessimistic narcissist suffers not an object yet the Thing. Let me declare the ‘Thing’ as the…

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Kurt Von Meier, Piles//1968, Documents of Contemporary Art

Piles A pile being a work of art is no problem  – not since Marcel Duchamp. Art is not a…

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Jacques Lacan Das Ding (The Thing)// 1959-60, Documents of Contemporary Art

French psychiatrist and psychoanalyst  who has been described “the most provocative psycho-analyst since Freud” Born: April 13, 1901, Paris, France Died: September 9,…

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Jean Baudrillard, In Conversation with Guy Bellavance//1983// (Subject, Object, Thing), Documents of Contemporary Art

Jean Baudrillard: one of the most influential French philosopher, sociologist,  political commentator, cultural theorist and photographer. known best for his…

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On subject and Object//1969, Theodor W. Adorno, Documents of Contemporary Art

On subject and Object The difference between the subject and the object is divided by both subjects and through the…

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Damian Ortega, Mexican Artist, Born in 1967 , Mexico City

Damian Ortega artworks depict the application and impressions of human interaction with the physics intervenes into deeper imagery resulting in…

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Takashi Murakami, Japanese contemporary artist, Born February 1, 1962 (age 57 years)

The contemporary artist is known for blurring the edges between high and low art; work in fine art media painting…

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Jeff Koons, American Artist, Born January 21, 1955

An American artist is known for practising pop culture subjects and reshaping of ordinary objects widely acclaimed as one of…

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Shahzia Sikander, Pakistani-American visual artist, Born 1969 (age 50 years), Lahore

A Pakistani artist and painter specializes in Indian and Persian miniature painting fused the traditional style that is highly schematic…

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Kader Attia, French Artist, Born: December 30, 1970 (age 48 years)

A contemporary French installation artist and photographer with poetic and symbolic approach explored the diversity of modernized western supremacy and…

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Object-Oriented Returns ,Chapter III

In 1999, Krauss put forward the expression ”post-medium condition” not only to argue that the era of the discreet identifiable…

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De- and Re- Materialization of the (Art) Object, Chapter II

Artists are still associated as the maker of the objects, the particularity of the artist’s objects may be the multiple…

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Chris Ofili, Contemporary Painter , British Born Oct 10, 1968

An English turner prize-winning contemporary painter and member of British Artist Movement. Chris Ofili large-scale paintings are reputed for deploying…

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Each object is Art

Antony Hudek is a writer and senior lecturer at Liverpool school of art and Design, he is also the translator…

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James Rosenquist, American Artist, 1933 – 2017, Pop Art

James Rosenquist pioneered in pop art movement by narrating craftsmanship into his oeuvres made a 20th-century intriguing artist; known as…