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Art's Prospect: The Challenge of Tradition in an Age of Celebrity

Author: Roger Kimball

Narrator: Christopher Lane

Unabridged: 7 hr 10 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 06/24/2005

Genre: Art - Criticism & Theory

Synopsis

In this series of essays written over the past twenty years, Roger Kimball, managing editor of the New Criterion and an art critic for the London Spectator, illuminates some of the chief spiritual itineraries of modern art. His wide range of subjects includes Vincent van Gogh, Clement Greenberg, the Barnes Foundation, Matthew Barney, Mark Rothko, and the Whitney Biennial, as well as the way in which Gilbert and George demonstrate the psychopathology of current cultural influences.

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