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Uncommon Goods - a book by Faris, Jaimey Hamilton

Uncommon Goods

Global Dimensions of the Readymade

Uncommon Goods( )
Author: Faris, Jaimey Hamilton
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Intellect, Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $23.00
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Since Marcel Duchamp created his “readymades” a century ago—most famously christening a urinal as a fountain— the practice of incorporating commodity objects into art has become ever more pervasive. Uncommon Goods traces one particularly important aspect of that progression: the shift in artistic concern toward the hidden ethical dimensions of global commerce. Jaimey Hamilton Faris discusses the work of, among many others, Ai Weiwei,...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / Conceptual
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 9 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.858 Pounds

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