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Rediscovering aesthetics : transdisciplinary voices from art history, philosophy, and art practice

Author: Francis Halsall; Julia Jansen; Tony O'Connor
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2009.
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Rediscovering Aesthetics brings together prominent international voices from art history, philosophy and artistic practice who reflect on current notions, functions, and applications of aesthetics  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Halsall; Julia Jansen; Tony O'Connor
ISBN: 9780804759908 0804759901 9780804759915 080475991X
OCLC Number: 225876104
Description: xiv, 322 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Aesthetics in art history and art theory --
Kunstwissenschaft versus ästhetik : the historians' revolt against aesthetics / Richard Woodfield --
Aesthetics and the two cultures : why art and science should be allowed to go their separate ways / James Elkins --
Stones of solace / Michael Ann Holly --
The dogma of conviction / David Raskin --
Sensation in the wild : on not naming Newman, Judd, Riley, and Serra / Richard Shiff --
Kant's "free-play" in the light of minimal art / Thierry de Duve --
Aesthetics in philosophy --
The future of aesthetics / Arthur C. Danto --
Retrieving Kant's aesthetics for art theory after Greenberg / Diarmuid Costello --
Artistic creativity : illusions, realities, futures / Paul Crowther --
Gadamer and the ambiguity of appearance / Nicholas Davey --
Modernisms and mediations / Peter Osborne --
Aesthetics beyond aesthetics / Wolfgang Welsch --
Intuition and concrete particularity in Kant's transcendental aesthetic / Adrian Piper --
Aesthetics in artistic and curatorial practice --
Seasonal fractional political idiosyncratic aesthetics / Carolee Schneemann --
Toward an ophthalmology of the aesthetic and an orthopedics of seeing / Robert Morris --
The social turn : collaboration and its discontents / Claire Bishop --
The Richter effect on the regeneration of aesthetics / Michael Kelly.
Responsibility: edited by Francis Halsall, Julia Jansen, and Tony O'Connor.
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