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The artist outsider : creativity and the boundaries of culture / edited by Michael D. Hall and Eugene W. Metcalf, Jr. ; with Roger Cardinal. (1994)

Authors: Cardinal, Roger., Hall, Michael D., Metcalf, E. W.
Publisher:Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 23 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 23 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Physical Description:
  • xvii, 350 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Contents:
  • 1. Crossing into Uncommon Grounds /​ Lucy R. Lippard
  • 2. Toward an Outsider Aesthetic /​ Roger Cardinal
  • 3. Folk Sculpture without Folk /​ Daniel Robbins
  • 4. An Anti-Museum: The Collection de l'Art Brut in Lausanne /​ Michel Thevoz
  • 5. Rebels, Mystics, and Outcasts: The Romantic Artist Outsider /​ Joanne Cubbs
  • 6. The Merry-Go-Round of Pierre Avezard: A Masterpiece of French Outsider Art /​ Laurent Danchin
  • 7. Bounded in a Nutshell: Reflections on the Work of Martin Ramirez /​ David Maclagan
  • 8. Jahan Maka: Symbolist on the Precambrian Shield /​ Michael D. Hall
  • 9. Folk Art and Outsider Art: A Folklorist's Perspective /​ Charles G. Zug III
  • 10. The Snake in the Garden /​ Richard Nonas
  • 11. The Reception of New, Unusual, and Difficult Art /​ Constance Perin
  • 12. The History and Prehistory of the Artists' House in Gugging /​ Leo Navratil
  • 13. From Domination to Desire: Insiders and Outsider Art /​ Eugene W. Metcalf, Jr.
  • 14. French Clinical Psychiatry and the Art of the Untrained Mentally Ill /​ Mark Gisbourne
  • 15. Outside Outsider Art /​ Kenneth L. Ames
  • 16. Mistaken Identities: Meret Oppenheim /​ Maureen P. Sherlock
  • 17. Elijah Pierce, Woodcarver: Doves and Pain in Life Fulfilled /​ Gerald L. Davis
  • 18. How Do You Get Inside the Art of Outsiders? /​ Michael Owen Jones
  • 19. Outside in the City: Street Performers in New York's Washington Square Park /​ Sally Harrison-Pepper.
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Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1560983345
  • 1560983353 (pbk.)
Dewey Number:
  • 700/​.1/​03
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 10760734
  • 10760734
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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