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Published: 10 December 2020

200 Pages | 29 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198826620

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Contemporary Art: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Julian Stallabrass

Very Short Introductions

  • Introduces the world of contemporary art, and explores how it is changing dramatically
  • Considers the effects of the decline in US dominance of the art world
  • New edition considers the consequences of the financial crisis and prolonged recession on the collection and sale of contemporary art
  • New edition explores the increasing influence of private collectors and private museums over the art world
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide