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The Resource Transformations in Australian art, Terry Smith

Transformations in Australian art, Terry Smith

Label
Transformations in Australian art
Title
Transformations in Australian art
Statement of responsibility
Terry Smith
Title variation
The twentieth century - modernism and Aboriginality
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discussion of the role of Aboriginal art in Australian modernist art movement; problems of modernism in Australia; comparative discussion of the work of Preston and Namatjira; contemporary Aboriginal art ? aspects of content and identity; modes of writing and the problem of criticism ? Kngwarreye; relation of individualism and communalism ? discussed in the analysis of the painting Yumari (directed by Uta Uta Tjangala) and in the works of Gordon Bennett, Harry Wedge, and Paddy Wainburranga
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Terry
Dewey number
709.9409034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7400.15
LC item number
.S65 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Art, Modern
  • Art, Australian
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Modernism (Art)
Label
Transformations in Australian art, Terry Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Vol. 2. The twentieth century - Modernism and Aboriginality : What was Australian modernism? -- Adopt, adapt, transform! : modernist strategies in Margaret Preston's Still Life, 1927 -- Albert Namatjira and Margaret Preston: chnaging an unequal exchange -- Abstraction in the 1950s and 1960s: making it local -- The provincialism problem -- Conceptual art in transit -- Aboriginality and post-modernity: parallel lives
Control code
000023814029
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Isbn
9781877004148
Isbn Type
(Vol. 2)
Lccn
2002489356
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Transformations in Australian art, Terry Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Vol. 2. The twentieth century - Modernism and Aboriginality : What was Australian modernism? -- Adopt, adapt, transform! : modernist strategies in Margaret Preston's Still Life, 1927 -- Albert Namatjira and Margaret Preston: chnaging an unequal exchange -- Abstraction in the 1950s and 1960s: making it local -- The provincialism problem -- Conceptual art in transit -- Aboriginality and post-modernity: parallel lives
Control code
000023814029
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Isbn
9781877004148
Isbn Type
(Vol. 2)
Lccn
2002489356
Other physical details
ill.

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