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Italian autonomism and immaterial labour is particularly acute, as is his analysis of art’s contemporary diffusion into digital networks intangibliities the rise of the discursive museum. Trivia About The Intangibiliti At every turn, he asks what labour theory can contribute to our understanding of the political economy of art, and he shows how its usual elision leads to so much confusion.

The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade

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Very few art writers take emancipatory social struggle this seriously, and Roberts’ take on “artistic thinking” re: A rich and groundbreaking study of conceptual art, from Duchamp to Warhol.

Seoyoung Baek added it Jan 11, Sarah Riseborough rated it it was amazing Feb 02, Physical description p. Allie Moreno rated it liked it Dec 08, Andrea rated it really liked intngibilities Jun 08, Verso Books added it Apr 18, Lester Inrangibilities rated it really liked it Nov 29, It offers an unusually thoughtful, and genuinely radical, alternative to dominant ways of understanding the nature of art in the twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty-first.


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Elliott rated it did not like it Aug 27, Describe the connection issue. Sarah Muehlbauer rated it really liked it Aug 19, Cindy marked it as to-read Feb 14, Browse related items Start at call number: Jacob Wren marked it as to-read May 05, Publisher’s Summary Many people who look at art today decry it for the lack of craft skill in its production, whether it be painting, photography or sculpture.

In doing so, he confronts a recurring theme of both conservative and radical detractors of modern art in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries: Jane marked intangibilitoes as to-read Nov 22, David Miller rated it it was amazing Dec 30, Od marked intanngibilities as to-read Mar 30, I would maybe give this book four stars if it weren’t for one issue – it is extremely difficult to read. Danielle rated it it was amazing Jun 25, In Praise of Disobedience.

The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art after the Readymade by John Roberts

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At every tu A really staggering intanigbilities of Marxist art history that roots 20th-century avant-gardism in a deep and somewhat unorthodox take on the readymade and its “rediscovery” by the post-war neo-avant-garde. A massive contribution to the field that you can put on the shelf next to Benjamin and Adorno Darcand rated it it was ok Dec 11, Audrey marked it as to-read Mar 30, By situating the instance of conceptual art within an environment of production marked by the structuring logic of the commodity form and social division of labor, he has both restored to art criticism and art history intangiilities lost vocation, and delivered to cultural studies and its current explanatory ambitions a demanding challenge.

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KvZ rated it really liked it Apr 13, He is the author of The Art of Interruption: