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A HISTORY OF VIDEO ART

A HISTORY OF VIDEO ART

Titul: A History of Video Art

Autor: Chris Meigh-Andrews

Vydání: 2

Vydavatel: A&C Black, 2013

ISBN: 0857851888, 9780857851888

Počet stran: 408

A History of Video Art is a revised and expanded edition of the 2006 original, incorporating a wider range of artists and works from across the globe, and explores and examines developments in the genre of artists' video from the mid 1990s  up to the present day. In addition, the new edition profiles key theoreticians and thinkers whose ideas and concepts inform and underpin contemporary artists' video. 

Tracking the changing forms of video art in relation to the revolution in electronic and digital imaging that has taken place during the last 50 years, A History of Video Art orients video art in the wider art historical context, with particular reference to the shift from the structuralism of the late 1960s and early 1970s to the post-modernist concerns of the 1980s and early 1990s. The new edition also explores the implications of the internationalization of artists'video in the period leading up to the new millennium and its concerns and preoccupations including post-colonialism, the post-medium condition and the impact and influence of the internet. 

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