The Resource Breaking resemblance : the role of religious motifs in contemporary art, Alena Alexandrova, (electronic resource)

Breaking resemblance : the role of religious motifs in contemporary art, Alena Alexandrova, (electronic resource)

Label
Breaking resemblance : the role of religious motifs in contemporary art
Title
Breaking resemblance
Title remainder
the role of religious motifs in contemporary art
Statement of responsibility
Alena Alexandrova
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book explores the complex relationship between contemporary art and religion. It focuses on the ways artists re-appropriate religious motifs as a means to reflect critically on our desire to believe in images, on the history of seeing them, and on their double power - iconic and political
Cataloging source
P@U
Dewey number
700/.4820218
Index
index present
LC call number
N72.R4
LC item number
A44 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Breaking resemblance : the role of religious motifs in contemporary art, Alena Alexandrova, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; BREAKING RESEMBLANCE; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; List of Figures; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: Situating Contemporary Art and Religion; 1. Veronicas and Artists; 2. Breaking the Religious Image: Reinventing Religion in Art; 3. Between Critical Displacements and Spiritual Affirmations; 4. Images between Religion and Art; 5. The Video Veronicas of Bill Viola; 6. Images That Do Not Rest: The Installations of Lawrence Malstaf; 7. Illusionism Cut: The Painting of Victoria Reynolds; 8. The Body Recast: The Sculpture of Berlinde de Bruyckere; Conclusion; Notes
Control code
ocn976145551
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823274499
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1nzfmqf
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36597922
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)976145551
  • jstor0823274497

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