Seven Days In The Art World

Written By Sarah Thornton
Seven Days In The Art World
  • Publsiher : Granta Books
  • Release : 08 March 2012
  • ISBN : 1847086934
  • Pages : 304 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 175 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Seven Days In The Art World written by Sarah Thornton which was release on 08 March 2012, this book published by Granta Books. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Contemporary art has become a mass entertainment, a luxury good, a job description and, for some, a kind of alternative religion. Sarah Thornton's shrewd and entertaining fly-on-the-wall narrative takes us behind the scenes of the art world, from art school to auction house, showing us how it works, and giving us a vivid sense of being there.

Seven Days In The Art World

Seven Days In The Art World
  • Author : Sarah Thornton
  • Publisher : Granta Books
  • Release Date : 2012-03-08
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : Contemporary art has become a mass entertainment, a luxury good, a job description and, for some, a kind of alternative religion. Sarah Thornton's shrewd and entertaining fly-on-the-wall narrative takes us behind the scenes of the art world, from art school to auction house, showing us how it works, and giving ...

Seven Days in the Art World

Seven Days in the Art World
  • Author : Sarah Thornton
  • Publisher : Granta Books
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : A revelatory and witty account of the workings of the contemporary art world....

Contemporary Art a Very Short Introduction

Contemporary Art  a Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Julian Stallabrass
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-12-10
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : Contemporary art has never been so popular - but the art world is changing. In a landscape of increasing globalization there is growing interest in questions over the nature of contemporary art today, and the identity of who is controlling its future. In the midst of this, contemporary art continues ...

Still Life

Still Life
  • Author : Fernando Domínguez Rubio
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : "Iconic works of art such as Jackson Pollock's One and Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night draw around 3 million viewers to New York's Museum of Modern Art annually. However, between the museum's permanent collection and its temporary exhibits on display, only just a fraction of MoMA's vast collection and the infrastructures ...

Canadian Art

Canadian Art
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Business Week

Business Week
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Art in America

Art in America
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005-08
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Resurgence

Resurgence
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
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Contemporary Perspectives on the Detection Investigation and Prosecution of Art Crime

Contemporary Perspectives on the Detection  Investigation and Prosecution of Art Crime
  • Author : Dr Saskia Hufnagel,Professor Duncan Chappell
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2014-10-28
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : In the world of law enforcement art and antiquity crime has in the past usually assumed a place of low interest and priority. That situation has now slowly begun to change on both the local and international level as criminals, encouraged in part by the record sums now being paid ...

9 5 Theses on Art and Class

9 5 Theses on Art and Class
  • Author : Ben Davis
  • Publisher : Haymarket Books
  • Release Date : 2013-07-02
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : 9.5 Theses on Art and Class seeks to show how a clear understanding of class makes sense of what is at stake in a broad number of contemporary art's most persistent debates, from definitions of political art to the troubled status of "outsider" and street art to the question of how ...

Experiencing Art

Experiencing Art
  • Author : Arthur Shimamura
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-10
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : How do we appreciate a work of art? Why do we like some artworks but not others? Is there no accounting for taste? Awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship to explore connections between art, mind, and brain, Shimamura considers how we experience art. In a thoughtful and entertaining manner, the book explores ...

33 Artists in 3 Acts

33 Artists in 3 Acts
  • Author : Sarah Thornton
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2014-11-03
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : This compelling narrative goes behind the scenes with the world’s most important living artists to humanize and demystify contemporary art. The best-selling author of Seven Days in the Art World now tells the story of the artists themselves—how they move through the world, command credibility, and create iconic ...

The Art of Engagement

The Art of Engagement
  • Author : Elaine Lally,Ien Ang,Kay Anderson
  • Publisher : Uwa Pub
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : Art should be an integral and natural part of the community. In Australia, four art facilities - the Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney), the Casula Powerhouse Arts Center, the Penrith Visual and Performing Arts, and the Campbelltown Arts Center - stand alone as prominent cultural institutions. But when four artists ...

In Search of a Lost Avant Garde

In Search of a Lost Avant Garde
  • Author : Matti Bunzl
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-16
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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Summary : In 2008, anthropologist Matti Bunzl was given rare access to observe the curatorial department of Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art. For five months, he sat with the institution’s staff, witnessing firsthand what truly goes on behind the scenes at a contemporary art museum. From fund-raising and owner loans to ...

Modern Painters

Modern Painters
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1847086934
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