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Eretica. The Transcendent and the Profane in Contemporary Art

Eretica. The Transcendent and the Profane in Contemporary Art
Library Shelf Location 05.PAPA
Publication Date 09 Oct 2007
Description Focusing on concepts of spirituality, Eretica looks at themes such as the contrast between good and evil, sacredness, and the relationship between eroticism, sex, and death in the production of forty contemporary artists, including Marina Abramovic, Nobuyoshi Araki, Vanessa Beecroft, Robert Mapplethorpe, Paul McCarthy, and Joel-Peter Witkin. This richly illustrated anthology includes critical essays by prominent philosophers, anthropologists, and art historians such as Gore Vidal, Faye Waddleton, Jean Baudrillard, Arthur C. Danto, Vito Mancuso, Michel Maffesoli, Pierre Riches, Julien Ries, Arturo Schwarz, and others
ISBN 9788861302129
Quantity 1
Pages 264
Editor Demetrio Paparoni
Format Paperback
Publisher Skira, Milan
Category Theory
Keywords Death, Sexuality, Spirituality, Eroticism
Language English

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