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Anselm Kiefer and the Philosophy of Martin Heidegger

Anselm Kiefer and the Philosophy of Martin Heidegger

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Part of Contemporary Artists and their Critics

  • Date Published: May 2000
  • availability: Unavailable - out of print May 2001
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521598347

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  • Anselm Kiefer and the Philosophy of Martin Heidegger is a work of cultural history that situates the art works of one of the most important contemporary painters in relation to the existential, phenomenological and hermeneutic philosophy of Heidegger. Analyzing the development of Kiefer's art in terms of subjectivity, intersubjectivity, history, and technology, Matthew Biro demonstrates that the artist's subjects reflect and transform the philosopher's theoretical interests and intellectual development. The works of Kiefer and Heidegger, Biro argues, present a constellation of issues that unite German art and theory for most of the twentieth century. Showing the aesthetic relevance of the three stages of Heidegger's philosophical thought to Kiefer's work, this book also demonstrates the impact of Kiefer's art works on contemporary art and theory.

    • Interdisciplinary: of interest to philosophers of art as well as art historians.
    • Non-specialist language
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    • Date Published: May 2000
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521598347
    • length: 334 pages
    • dimensions: 204 x 254 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.93kg
    • contains: 109 b/w illus.
    • availability: Unavailable - out of print May 2001
  • Table of Contents

    1. Reworking the subject
    2. Decisiveness and undecidability
    3. Modernity, saturation, history
    4. Art and technology.

  • Author

    Matthew Biro, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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