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Understand Contemporary Art: Teach Yourself, Paperback / softback Book

Understand Contemporary Art: Teach Yourself Paperback / softback

Part of the Teach Yourself Educational series


A straightforward guide to contemporary artWhether you love or loathe it, contemporary art is bound to trigger a reaction.

Understand Contemporary Art delves deep into the art scene, exploring different forms including painting, scultpture, installation and video art.

The key personalities, galleries and themes are discussed in detail as well as controversial competitions like the Turner Prize.

Whether you are studying for a course of just want to be able to develop your own informed opinions on contemporary art, this straightforward guide will give you what you need. The colour plates referred to in this title can be downloaded at library.teachyourself.com


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 304 pages, 14 b/w halftones 16 colour plates
  • Publisher: John Murray Press
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  • Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
  • ISBN: 9781444111255

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