Dada and Surrealism A Very Short Introduction

A stimulating introduction to the many debates surrounding the Dadaist and Surrealist movements, such as the Marquis de Sade's position as a Surrealist deity, attitudes towards the city, the impact of Freud, and attitudes towards women.

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Dada and Surrealism: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 183
Authors: David Hopkins
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-04-08 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

A stimulating introduction to the many debates surrounding the Dadaist and Surrealist movements, such as the Marquis de Sade's position as a Surrealist deity, attitudes towards the city, the impact of Freud, and attitudes towards women.
Dada Magazines
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Emily Hage
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-24 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Dada magazines made Dada what it was: diverse, non-hierarchical, transnational, and defiant of the most fundamental artistic conventions. This first volume entirely devoted to Dada periodicals retells the story of Dada by demonstrating the centrality of these graphically inventive, provocative periodicals: Dada, New York Dada, Dada Jok, and dozens more
A Companion to Dada and Surrealism
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: David Hopkins
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This excellent overview of new research on Dada and Surrealism blends expert synthesis of the latest scholarship with completely new research, offering historical coverage as well as in-depth discussion of thematic areas ranging from criminality to gender. This book provides an excellent overview of new research on Dada and Surrealism
After Modern Art
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: David Hopkins
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Contemporary art can be baffling and beautiful, provocative and disturbing. This pioneering book presents a new look at the controversial period between 1945 and 2015, when art and its traditional forms were called into question. It focuses on the relationship between American and European art, and challenges previously held views
A Cinematic Artist
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Kim Knowles
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Peter Lang

The American artist Man Ray was one of the most influential figures of the historical avant-garde, contributing significantly to the development of both Dadaism and Surrealism. Whilst his pioneering work in photography assured him international acclaim, his activity in other areas, notably film, is to this day both unknown and