Jean-François Lyotard

Jean-François Lyotard

Writings on Contemporary Art and Artists
Edited by Herman Parret

This specially-priced set includes all seven volumes in the series, Jean-François Lyotard: Writings on Contemporary Art and Artists—

Karel Appel, A Gesture of Colour

Sam Francis, Lesson of Darkness

Duchamp's TRANS/formers

Miscellaneous Texts, Volume I: Aesthetics and Theory of Art

Miscellaneous Texts, Volume II: Contemporary Artists

Que peindre?/What to Paint?: Adami, Arakawa, Buren

The Assassination of Experience by Painting, Monory

Each volume reprints the original French text and English translations on facing pages and includes significant numbers of illutrations of the artists under discussion.

Herman Parret

Herman Parret is Professor Emeritus of Aesthetics and Philosophy of Language at the Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven.


Contributions:




Que peindre?/What to Paint?
Adami, Arakawa, Buren
Jean-Francois Lyotard



Miscellaneous Texts
Contemporary Artists
Jean-François Lyotard



Miscellaneous Texts
Aesthetics and Theory of Art
Jean-François Lyotard



Miscellaneous Texts
"Aesthetics and Theory of Art" and "Contemporary Artists"
Jean-François Lyotard






Sam Francis, Lesson of Darkness
Jean-François Lyotard
The second volume in the series Jean-François Lyotard—Writings on Contemporary Art and Artists introduces forty-two poetical reflections and comments on the work of the well-known Californian painter Sam Francis (1923–1994). This new edition reprints...



Que peindre?/What to Paint?
Adami, Arakawa, Buren
Jean-Francois Lyotard



Karel Appel, A Gesture of Colour
Jean-François Lyotard
The first volume in the new series Jean-François Lyotard: Writings on Contemporary Art and Artists is dedicated to the Dutch Abstract Expressionist painter, sculptor, and poet Karel Appel (1921–2006). Originally published in German, the book's...