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The Resource Playing to the gallery : helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood, Grayson Perry

Playing to the gallery : helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood, Grayson Perry

Label
Playing to the gallery : helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood
Title
Playing to the gallery
Title remainder
helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood
Statement of responsibility
Grayson Perry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An insider's tour of the lighter side of the art world answers basic questions that people might be too embarrassed to ask in a gallery, from understanding what qualifies as "good" to why art matters
Tone
Writing style
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10416339
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Perry, Grayson
Dewey number
709.05
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Art, Modern
  • Art, Modern
  • Art appreciation
  • Art appreciation
  • Art, Modern
Target audience
adult
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helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood
Label
Playing to the gallery : helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood, Grayson Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How much? -- Democracy has bad taste : what is quality, how might we judge it, whose opinion counts, and does it even matter any more? -- Beating the bounds : what counts as art? Although we live in a era when anything can be art, not everything qualifies ; Nice rebellion, welcome in! : is art still capable of shocking us or have we seen it all before? -- I found myself in the art world : how do you become a contemporary artist? -- The end
Control code
1090921
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780143127352
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014032486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143127352
  • (OCoLC)890462540
Label
Playing to the gallery : helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood, Grayson Perry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How much? -- Democracy has bad taste : what is quality, how might we judge it, whose opinion counts, and does it even matter any more? -- Beating the bounds : what counts as art? Although we live in a era when anything can be art, not everything qualifies ; Nice rebellion, welcome in! : is art still capable of shocking us or have we seen it all before? -- I found myself in the art world : how do you become a contemporary artist? -- The end
Control code
1090921
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780143127352
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014032486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143127352
  • (OCoLC)890462540

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