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Encounters & reflections

art in the historical present
  • 355 Pages
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University of California Press , Berkley
Art, Modern -- 20th cen
Other titlesEncounters and reflections
StatementArthur C. Danto.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6490 .D237 1990b
The Physical Object
Pagination355 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL989313M
ISBN 100520208463
LC Control Number96027590

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Encounters and Reflections brings together many of his recent critical writings—on artists such as Andy Warhol, David Hockney, and Robert Mapplethorpe; and on the significance of issues like the masterpiece and the museum.

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"[Encounters and Reflections] is a remarkable collection of accounts of Seth Benardete’s encounters with various people, now mostly obscure, and his reflections on topics, more obscure still. Benardete, the classical scholar and philosopher who died last year, sat down in the early s with three of his students to recapture their.

Encounters and Reflections presents a captivating and unconventional portrait of the life and works of Seth Benardete.

With vignettes about fellow students and colleagues who were to become major intellectual figures, this book is the closest thing we will have to an autobiography of one of the 20th century's leading intellectuals. Encounters and Reflections Buy this book Forty-two brief ``encounters'' guide readers through the variously hallowed and embattled halls of New York City's cultural institutions as Danto.

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In the book's second part, Benardete reflects on his own intellectual growth and on his ever-evolving understanding of the texts and ideas he spent a lifetime studying.

Revisiting some of his recurrent themes—among them eros and the beautiful, the city and the law, and. As an essayist, Danto's style is at once rigorous, incisive, and playful.

Encounters and Reflections brings together many of his recent critical writingson artists such as Andy Warhol, David Hockney, and Robert Mapplethorpe; and on the significance of issues like.

Get this from a library. Encounters & reflections: art in the historical present. [Arthur C Danto] -- Item is a collection of essays and reviews previously published in a variety of periodicals.

By turns wickedly funny and profoundly illuminating, Encounters and Reflections presents a captivating and unconventional portrait of the life and works of Seth Benardete. One of the leading scholars of ancient thought, Benardete here reflects on.

The Paperback of the Encounters and Reflections: Art in the Historical Present by Arthur C. Danto at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : This book presents a portrait of the life and works of Seth Benardete that reflects on both the people he knew and the topics which fascinated him throughout his career.

The first part of the book discloses vignettes about fellow students, colleagues, and acquaintances of Benardete's who later became major figures in the academic and intellectual life of twentieth-century America.

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In the book's second part, Benardete reflects on his own intellectual growth and on his ever-evolving understanding of the texts and ideas he spent a life.

Encounters and Reflections brings together many of his recent critical writings—on artists such as Andy Warhol, David Hockney, and Robert Mapplethorpe; and on the significance of issues like the masterpiece and the museum.

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Although artists are justifiably skeptical of critics (who too often smugly dismiss a work before understanding it) we have nonetheless come to depend on the critic's words to help us see more clearly. Arthur C. Danto ENCOUNTERS & REFLECTIONS Art in the Historical Present 1st Edition 1st Printing Softcover New York Noonday Press Very Good+ in wraps.

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In DecemberI published a paper in Geo: Geography and Environment, entitled “Sublime Encounters: Commodifying the experience of the Geos”. The paper engages with theoretical approaches around the materiality and liveliness of the geos, and the ways in which its nonhuman forces have been commodified via volcano tourism.

This book's status requires us to check for more information to determine availability Description In Encounters and Reflections, Danto broadens the debate on painting and sculpture in the late eighties to include not only major points on the map but also current assumptions about great masters.

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