By Gavin Butt
Issues addressed contain the 'performing' of art's histories; the results for feedback of embracing boredom, distraction and different 'queer' sorts of (in)attention; and the significance of exploring writerly approach in responding to aesthetic event. Bringing jointly newly commissioned paintings from the fields of artwork historical past, functionality stories, and visible tradition with the writings of up to date artists, After Criticism presents a collection of experimental essays which exhibit how 'the severe' may well survive as a necessary and efficacious strength inside modern culture.
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