100 Artists' Manifestos

From the Futurists to the Stuckists

Edited by: Alex Danchev

  • Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Published: 27 Jan 2011
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Synopsis

In this remarkable collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years, Alex Danchev presents the contradictory and echoing spirits of such diverse movements as Vorticism, Feminism, Dogme, Surrealism, Communism and Cannibalism, taking in along the way cinema, architecture, fashion and cookery.

Written by a wide range of artists including Wassily Kandinsky, Wyndham Lewis, Claes Oldenburg, Derek Jarman, Gilbert and George, Rem Koolhaas, Werner Herzog, Takashi Murakami and Billy Childish, the revolutionary spirit is clear in each manifesto, as they promote and critique every aspect of Art from fun and fearlessness to violence and freedom.

Product details

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780141191799
  • Size: 129 x 198mm
  • Pages: 496
  • Published: 27 Jan 2011
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics
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