A call to arms for creative freedom and critical thought, Art in Consumer Culture: Mis-Design asks the contemporary art world to be honest about the pervasive effects of commodification and the difficulty of staging critique. The book examines the collusion of art and design in the work of Murakami, Zittel, Kalkin, and Acconci, in order to find avenues of critique in a commercially driven cultural landscape.3 Adam Kalkin, Architecture and Hygiene, details, Bunny Lane sequence, colour photographs, London: Batsford, 2002. 4 Acconci Studio (Vito Acconci, Luis Vera, Dario Nunez, Sergio Prego, Thomas King, Azarakhsh Damood, Young-Eunanbsp;...
|Title||:||Art in Consumer Culture|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2011|