The Optical Unconscious is a pointed protest against the official story of modernism and against the critical tradition that attempted to define modern art. The Optical Unconscious has ratings and 5 reviews. Jessica said: I don’t have enough of the proper background to have understood 80% of what what dis . The Optical Unconscious Rosalind E. Krauss The Optical Unconscious is a pointed protest against the official story of modernism and against the critical tradition.
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BUT it made me think lots of things I’ve never thought before, and also think about lots of things I’ve never thought before, and for that I am grateful and give it 4 stars.
The Optical Unconscious
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Angela rated it really liked it Feb 26, Be the first to ask a question about The Optical Unconscious. The account of modernism presented here challenges thevaunted principle of “vision Oct 12, Dorian rated it did not like it. Ana JK rated it really liked it Apr 04, Krauss No preview available – MIT Press- Art pptical pages.
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Plainwater rated it it was amazing May 02, Nov 02, Jessica rated it really liked it. I like seeing how an artist did the work, what media, how it was applied, a preferred brush or brand of paper towels or whatever. Published July 25th by Mit Press first published May 10th Briannagorton rated it it was amazing May 25, No trivia or quizzes yet. An editor with authority would have been a great help. Sentence by sentience, it makes a certain sense, even within each paragraph it is plausible, but much beyond that it darts about like a lecture by a self-nominated “expert” without any actual insight.
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Spatial Formations Nigel Thrift No preview available – The Optical Unconscious An October book. Nicole rated it it was amazing Mar 02, In order to understand why modernism had to repress the optical unconscious, Krauss eavesdrops on Roger Fry in the salons of Bloomsbury, and spies on the toddler John Ruskin as he amuses himself with the patterns of a rug; we find her in the living room of Krzuss Greenberg as he complains about “smart Jewish girls with their typewriters” in the s, and in colloquy with Michael Fried about Frank Stella’s love of baseball.
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