All of her observations are unfailingly original and provocative.(Art Documentation)
Krauss's essays, for their erudition, for their interpretations (particularly of artists whose work we thought we knew well), and for their siting of the art within the fullest possible range of discourses, stand as paradigmatic models for contemporary criticism."(J. T. Paoletti, Wesleyan University)
Rosalind E. Krauss, University Professor at Columbia University and an editor and cofounder of October magazine, is the author of The Originality of the Avant-Garde and Other Modernist Myths (1985), The Optical Unconscious (1993), The Picasso Papers (1999), and Bachelors (1999), all published by the MIT Press, and coauthor (with Yve-Alain Bois) of Formless: A User's Guide (Zone Books, 1997).
The content of the book suits my needs.
The physical condition of it did not meet my expectations. I find myself considering the purchase of it in hard back. Read more
This book was very good from an art student point of view. It is very revealing of some subtle changes that took place early in the 20th century and became part of the... Read morePublished on November 22, 2000 by Martin Wallace