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Avant-garde, internationalism, and politics [electronic resource] : Argentine art in the sixties / Andrea Giunta ; translated by Peter Kahn.

Author/Creator:
Giunta, Andrea.
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (445 p.)
Series:
Latin America otherwise.
Latin America otherwise
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Standardized Title:
Vanguardia, internacionalismo y política. English
Subjects:
Art, Argentine -- 20th century.
Art -- Political aspects -- Argentina.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Argentina -- History -- 20th century.
Argentina -- History -- 1955-1983.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
An exploration of the impact of the 1960s and the U.S. post-cold war moment on the reception of Latin American art and artists.
Contents:
Chapter 1. Modern Art on the Margins of Peronism
Postwar Chronicle / The North American Invasion / Abstract Artists
Between Communists and Liberals / The Platforms for the Displaced / The Official Policy Toward Art / The French Invasion / Controversies on Abstract Art / Between Peronism and Abstract Art: Coming to Terms / Ver y Estimar on the Ramparts of Modern Art
Chapter 2. Proclamations and Programs During the Revolución Libertadora
The Embassies of Art / A Revitalized Museum / A New Museum for the New Art / Boa, Phases, and the International Front of the Avant-Garde / Conflicting Internationalisms / The Exploration of Materials
Chapter 3. The "New" Art Scene
Journal of a Collector / Coming Out in Society / The First International Exhibition / The 150th Anniversary Celebrations / A Plan for Success
Chapter 4. The Avant-Garde as Problem
The Material Limits / The Art of "Things" / An Aesthetic of Violence / Argentines in Paris / Avant-Garde and Narration / The Total Art Object
Chapter 5. The Decentering of the Modernist Paradigm
Suspending Judgment and Embracing Novelty / Other Genealogies for Modern Art / An All-Consuming Aesthetic
Chapter 6. Strategies of Internationalization
The American Family / International Awards for National Recognition / The Circulating MoMA Exhibitions / 1964: The Year of Recognition / Biennial and Anti-Biennial / The Culmination of Internationalism / The Aporias of Internationalism
Chapter 7. The Avant-Garde Between Art and Politics
The Artist as Intellectual / A "Plastic" Crime / The Politics of Assemblage / The Avant-Garde Between the Two Boundaries / Art as a Collective and Violent Action
Notes:
Translated from the Spanish.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-395) and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 25. Nov 2020)
Contributor:
Kahn, Peter
Mignolo, Walter D., editor., Editor,
Saldívar-Hull, Sonia, editor., Editor,
Silverblatt, Irene, editor., Editor,
ISBN:
1-283-02316-4
9786613023162
0-8223-8969-X
OCLC:
657901689
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822389699 doi