Abstract I explore some implications of Larry Shiner’s view that fine art is a modern invention. In part I, I briefly summarize Shiner’s main thesis. The “Phantasia” During The Imperial Time. Arts Of The Word And Visual Arts / La «Phantasia» Dans La Periode Imperiale. Arts De La Parole Et Arts Plastiques. “A lucid book it should be a must-read for anyone active in the arts.”-Marc Spiegler, Chicago Tribune Books With The Invention of Art, Larry Shiner challenges.

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The Invention of Art: A Cultural History

Added to PP index Total shiber 38of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 19 24, of 2, How can I increase my downloads? What Makes Titles Names? Art as we have generally understood it is a European invention barely two hundred years old.

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What Shiner has added is a detailed proof of the Kristeller claim using the methods of intellectual, social, cultural, and syiner history. Constructing the Category of Fine Art. Neil Cooper – – Philosophy 66 The Changing Status of ArtisanArtists.

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Jul 06, David Livingstone added it. Critical Concepts in Historical Studies. The Invention of Art. With The Invention of ArtLarry Shiner challenges our conventional understandings of art and asks us to reconsider its history entirely, arguing that the category of fine art is a modern invention—that the lines drawn between art and craft resulted from key social transformations in Europe during the long eighteenth century.

Simply put this is probably one of the most important things you will read about art history. University of Chicago Press Amazon. The Descent of the Artisan. Cultural Theory and its Spaces for Invention and Innovation. The Idea of Beauty.


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A Cultural History “. Sign in Create an account. Wilson, Art Tye “A lucid book. A breath of fresh air in an otherwise stifling artistic environment. The Humanities and Dance Criticism.

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