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Title Art and phenomenology / edited by Joseph D. Parry
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Plates -- Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Permissions -- Introduction -- 1 The Phenomenological Relevance Of Art -- 2 Phenomenology And Aesthetics; Or, Why Art Matters -- 3 Objectivity And Self-Disclosedness: The Phenomenological Working Of Art -- 4 Horizon, Oscillation, Boundaries: A Philosophical Account Of Mark Rothko8217;S Art -- 5 Representing The Real: A Merleau-Pontyan Account Of Art And Experience From The Renaissance To New Media -- 6 The Judgment Of Adam: Self-Consciousness And Normative Orientation In Lucas Cranach8217;S Eden -- 7 Describing Reality Or Disclosing Worldhood?: Vermeer And Heidegger -- 8 Phenomenological History, Freedom, And Botticelli8217;S Cestello Annunciation -- 9 Showing And Seeing: Film As Phenomenology -- Index
Summary Art and Phenomenology is one of the first books to explore visual art as a mode of experiencing the world itself, showing how in the words of Merleau-Ponty 'Painting does not imitate the world, but is a world of its own'. Essential reading for anyone interested in phenomenology, aesthetics, and visual culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aesthetics.
Art -- Philosophy.
Phenomenology and art.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203833945 (electronic bk.)
0415774497 (electronic bk.)
0415774500 (electronic bk.)
1283041588
9780203833940 (electronic bk.)
9780415774499 (electronic bk.)
9780415774505 (electronic bk.)
9781283041584
9781136846854