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Allegory of the cave painting : a reader / edited by Mihnea Mircan and Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei ; with contributions by Haseeb Ahmed [and twenty-five others]
Bib ID 6972771
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description Milan, [Italy] : Mousse Publishing, [2015] 
©2015 
454 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9788867491162 (paperback)
8867491164 (paperback)
Full contents
  • Figure 1
  • Interview with Jack Pettigrew
  • Symbiotic art and shared nostalgia
  • To preserve effacement
  • Lonely rocks
  • Unhinging prehistory, unbecoming humanity : Bataille on Lascaux
  • A strange image you speak of, he said
  • Allegories of knowing and the desire for meaning
  • The absolute hand of poetry
  • Living paint, even after the death of the colony
 
Notes

"This reader is published in conjunction with "Allegory of the Cave Painting", a project by Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp"--Colophon.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Conceptual art -- Exhibitions.  |  Cave paintings -- Exhibitions.  |  Sculpture -- Exhibitions.  |  Archaeology.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Mircan, Mihnea, editor  |  Gerven Oei, Vincent W.J. van, 1983- editor  |  Ahmed, Haseeb  |  Extra City--Center for Contemporary Art, host institution  |  Openluchtmuseum voor Beeldhouwkunst Middelheim (Antwerp, Belgium), host institution  |  Cinema Zuid (Antwerpen), host institution
Exhibited "Allegory of the Cave Painting", Extra City Kunsthal, 20 September -7 December 2014 ; "Allegory of the Cave Painting : The Other Way Around", Braem Pavilion, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, 26 October 2014-29 March 2015 ; Book launch, performance, and screening program, Cinema Zuid, Antwerp, 18 March 2015. 

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