MORE REAL? Art in the Age of Truthiness

MORE REAL? Art in the Age of Truthiness
Library Shelf Location 06.TRUT
Publication Date 2012
Description A 300-page catalogue accompanies the exhibition and includes essays by Elizabeth Armstrong, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, and by contributors D. Graham Burnett, of Princeton University; Mark Levy, California State University; Tom Gunning, University of Chicago; Carrie Lambert-Beatty, Harvard University; Norman Klein, California Institute of the Arts; and Glenn Lowry, Museum of Modern Art. The fully-illustrated book also includes an entry about each of the artists featured in the exhibition. Over the past century, a period of unprecedented technological change and global social upheaval, once agreed-upon beliefs, or “truths,” have been cast into doubt, changing and shaping our understanding and experience of reality. More Real? Art in the Age of Truthiness features work by 28 of today's most accomplished and promising international artists, including Ai Weiwei, Vik Muniz and Thomas Demand, who explore our shifting experience of reality.
ISBN 9783791352305
Quantity 1
Pages 300
Editor Karen Jacobson
Publishers Prestel Publishing, New York, Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Category Art by Subject
Keyword Truth
Language English

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