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Thanks for telling us about the problem. From his first major writing, “The Legacy Jul 20, George Kzprow rated it really liked it. Ships from and sold by Amazon. I’m sure I’ll be coming back to this book again and again. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Nov 01, Caitlin rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: From his first major writing, “The Legacy of Jackson Pollock”to his recent essay “The Meaning of Life”Kaprow has conducted a sustained philosophical inquiry into the paradoxical relationship of art to life, and thus into the nature of meaning itself.

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Beverly rated it it was amazing Jan 20, Ironically they lose something through description as his Artistic vocabulary was constrained by the times while being urged to evolve and explain his work into an increasingly systematic approach. Edited and introduced by critic Jeff Kelley, these essays bring into crisp focus the thinking of one of the most influential figures in the varied landscape of American art since the late s.

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Famous for creating Happenings in the s, he is also known for having written and published some of the most thoughtful, provocative, and influential essays of his generation.

John rated it really liked it Jan 21, Read this book and you will look at the world in a whole new way!

While not my total area, I thought it was a at review of events in essay form surveying the 50s through the 90s in essay form. University of California Press- Art, Modern – pages. Posted on November 5, liff jamie. Ugolino and His Sons. Expanded Edition Allan Kaprow Limited preview – From the modernist avant-garde of the s to fin-de-siecle postmodernism, from the early days of television to the laptop computer, Kaprow has written about – and from within – the shifting, blurring boundaries of genre, media, culture, and experience.


The whole concept of “nonart art” esaays moving beyond the gallery and museum–removing the separation of “art” from “life”–feels so alive. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

Mar 10, Kathy Augustine rated at really liked it Recommends it for: As for reading books like this, they work well for me when I’m having a bit of insomnia. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. One person found this helpful. Especially the topics dealing with ‘work vs.

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