Canvases And Careers Today: Criticism And Its Markets

April 4, 2008|
Canvases And Careers Today: Criticism And Its Markets by Daniel Birnbaum
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Canvases and Careers Today brings together contributions from the eponymous conference organized by the Institut für Kunstkritik, Frankfurt am Main. Its goal is to provide deeper insights and more complexity to current debates on the relationship between criticism, art, and the market.

“It was especially interesting for us to watch a kind of transatlantic divide happening. While the US-American participants mostly declared criticism as obsolete while hoping for turning its weakness into a strength, most European participants departed from the opposite diagnosis: that criticism has never been as strong as it is today, since it is now part of a knowledge-based economy.”—Isabelle Graw/Daniel Birnbaum

George Baker, Johanna Burton, Merlin Carpenter, Melanie Gilligan, Isabelle Graw, Tom Holert, Branden W. Joseph, John Kelsey, André Rottmann, Julia Voss

Institut für Kunstkritik Series

Daniel Birnbaum is a Swedish art critic, theoretician, and curator. He was the director of the Museum of Modern Art (Moderna Museet) in Stockholm from 2010 to 2018, and currently directs the VR company, Acute Art.Isabelle Graw (Frankfurt am Main/Berlin) is Professor of Art Theory and Art History at the Staatliche Hochschule für bi...
Title:Canvases And Careers Today: Criticism And Its Markets
Product dimensions:148 pages, 7.5 X 4.81 X 0.48 in
Shipping dimensions:148 pages, 7.5 X 4.81 X 0.48 in
Published:April 4, 2008
Publisher:MIT Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781933128474

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