Focus on Danto – Arthur Danto’s Andy Warhol. Leitmotiv – 0/ http://www. Warhol’s philosophical contribution actually manifests. In a work of great wisdom and insight, art critic and philosopher Arthur Danto delivers a compact, masterful tour of Andy Warhol’s personal. Former Nation art critic and Columbia philosophy professor emeritus Danto (After the End of Art) argues that Andy Warhol radically redefined.
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Andy Warhol (Icons of America): Arthur C. Danto: : Books
He also expresses that a lot of the content of this book is largely subjective. Hugely recommended to any fan of contemporary art and of Warhol and his Factory.
Considering the breadth of Warhol’s work, arthru narrowness is welcome, but it yields a number of troubling generalizations and omissions. Trivia About Andy Warhol. I like the accessibility of Danto’s book.
Andy Warhol by Arthur C. Danto
Showing of 8 reviews. He received a B. Witness who is in the white house right now and reality TV that created him. Write a customer review. Damto 21, Zhiyi Li rated it really liked it. In a work of great wisdom and insight, art critic and philosopher Arthur Danto delivers a compact, masterful tour of Andy Warhol’s personal, artistic, and philosophical transformations.
Was much less interested in the parts near the warhll all about the Moles and Solanas, but Danto t I have somehow made it through an entire undergrad education without really learning too much about Warhol a few days in Contemporary Art History, tops. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Religion and Common Experience.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Icons of America Paperback: You still need to have a good knowledge of art history and modern art, though.
Who Was Andy Warhol? I remember as a kid thinking that Andy Warhol didn’t do art — and then I tried to draw a soup can. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.
He is also the art critic for The Nation and an editor for the Journal of Philosophy. I heard words like philosophy and ideas come up a lot. Aug 12, Zachary rated it liked it.
This is a arhur quick read, and I think for the Warhol curious, it will them check out other books -and dsnto the artwork and the films. He offers close readings of individual Warhol works, including their social context and philosophical dimensions, key differences with predecessors such as Marcel Duchamp, and parallels with successors like Jeff Koons. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
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I think now we are drowning in the wave he saw in its leading edge. Items can be more than they appear a Brillo Box can be art just as an ordinary cup could have been the Holy Wahol or as Jesus is not just a man as you would imagine This short book was a great introduction to Warhol’s life and art.
A Philosophy of Art. Danto’s personal philosophical opinion on this controversial but seminal artist. Is there reason for another one? I have spoken with some lovers of art who also feel that much of what is contemporary read here after is a sort of con job.
Books by Arthur C. Return to Book Page. I have somehow made it through an entire damto education without really learning too much about Warhol a few days in Contemporary Art History, tops.
Danto is very clear about his sources and what is his opinion or not. The Andy Warhol Diaries. A wonderful summation of the basic philosophy of Warhol.