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Title:
Twentieth-century art of Latin America
Author:
Barnitz, Jacqueline.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2001.
Physical Description:
400 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 31 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Modernismo and the break with academic art, 1890-1934 -- The avant-garde of the 1920s : cosmopolitan or national identity? -- Social, ideological, and nativist art : the 1930s, 1940s, and after -- Surrealism, wartime, and New World imagery, 1928-1964 -- Torres-García's constructive universalism and the abstract legacy -- New museums, the São Paulo Biennial, and abstract art -- Functionalism, integration of the arts, and the postwar architectural boom -- Geometric, optical, and kinetic art from the 1950s through the 1970s -- Concrete and neoconcrete art and their offshoots in the Brazilian context -- Neofiguration, representational art, pop, and environments : the 1960s and 1970s -- Graphic art, painting, and conceptualism as ideological tools -- Some trends of the 1980s.
ISBN:
9780292708570

9780292708587
Format :
Book