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The Optical Unconscious is a pointed protest against the official story of modernism and against the critical tradition that attempted to define modern art. The Optical Unconscious has ratings and 5 reviews. Jessica said: I don’t have enough of the proper background to have understood 80% of what what dis . The Optical Unconscious Rosalind E. Krauss The Optical Unconscious is a pointed protest against the official story of modernism and against the critical tradition.
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I frequently have trouble with art criticism but I’m going to give this a try because a photographer I respect recommended it. Plainwater rated it it was amazing May 02, Unconscous JK rated it really liked it Apr 04, Girt By rated it it was amazing Sep 18, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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Soohyun Kim rated it really liked it Mar 20, Partly, I am trying to decide if the main reason I always end up being so annoyed by art criticism is because it is usually written by people for whom the story about the art is more important than the image itself. No trivia or quizzes yet. Daniel Phelps rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Nov 02, Jessica rated it really liked it. Trivia About The Optical Uncon Lists with This Book.
The Optical Unconscious by Rosalind E. Krauss
Mar 13, Egor Sofronov rated it it was amazing. American art critic, professor, and theorist who is based at Columbia University, teaching Modern Art and Theory. Books by Rosalind E.
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Mat rated it it was amazing Jun 09, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My library Help Advanced Book Search. In order to understand why modernism had to repress the optical unconscious, Krauss eavesdrops on Roger Fry in the salons of Bloomsbury, and spies on the toddler John Ruskin as he amuses himself with the patterns of a rug; we find her in the living room of Clement Greenberg as he complains about “smart Jewish girls with their typewriters” in the s, and in colloquy with Michael Fried about Frank Stella’s love of baseball.
Half-way through and I am done. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Sentence by sentience, it makes a certain sense, even within each paragraph it is plausible, but much beyond that it darts about like a lecture by a self-nominated “expert” without any actual insight. Nicole rated it it was amazing Mar 02, It’s not that I don’t love wo I frequently have trouble with art criticism but I’m going to give this a try because a photographer I respect recommended it.
The Optical Unconscious
Juliet Jacobson rated it it was amazing Nov 14, The Optical Unconscious is a pointed protest against the official story of modernism and against the critical tradition that attempted to define modern art according to certain sacred commandments and self-fulfilling truths. I like seeing how uncoonscious artist did the work, what media, how it was applied, a preferred brush or brand of paper towels or whatever.
Krauss has such and interesting way of slicing up the last years of art production that this book, along with Formless: Angela rated it really liked it Feb 26, This book unfortunately, confirms my worst reactions to art criticism.
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