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1968 / Michael Desmond and Christine Dixon. (1995)

Authors: Desmond, Michael, 1950-, Dixon, Christine., National Gallery of Australia
Publisher:Canberra, ACT : National Gallery of Australia ; New York : Distributed by Thames and Hudson,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 42 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 42 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Nineteen sixty eight
Author:
  • Desmond, Michael, 1950-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 96 p. : ill (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 30 cm.
Summary:
  • The book contains artworks from 1967-1969. Topics covered include art on the streets, art in music, high and low art, the citadel of the avant-garde, minimal art, the ascendancy of sculpture, photography, art into fashion and the legacy of 1968.
Contents:
  • 1968
  • Public and private
  • Art on the streets
  • Seeing music
  • High and low art
  • The citadel of the avant-garde
  • Minimal art
  • The ascendancy of sculpture
  • Into the ether
  • The mind's eye
  • Photography/​Materiality
  • The look: Art into fashion
  • The legacy of 1968.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Includes index.
  • "Distributed by Thames and Hudson".
  • "This catalogue is published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Australia, 29 July - 29 October 1995"--T.p. verso.
  • CIP confirmed.
  • Bibliography: p. 88.
Other Form:
  • Online version Desmond, Michael, 1950- 1968. Canberra, ACT : National Gallery of Australia ; New York : Distributed by Thames and Hudson, c1995
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 064213037X
  • 0500974330 (USA)
Dewey Number:
  • 709.046074947
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 11636139
  • 11636139
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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