Thinking with Things

Toward a New Vision of Art by Esther Pasztory

Publisher: University of Texas Press

Written in English
Cover of: Thinking with Things | Esther Pasztory
Published: Pages: 264 Downloads: 821
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Subjects:

  • Theory of art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • History - General,
  • Art / History / General,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • History - Prehistoric & Primitive,
  • Art and anthropology,
  • Art and society,
  • Cognition,
  • Philosophy
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9597766M
ISBN 100292765975
ISBN 109780292765979

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"Thinking with Things is an ambitious essay that addresses some of the fundamental issues in the fields of art history, anthropology, and aesthetics. Extending the discourse of George Kubler’s classic The Shape of Time, Pasztory more directly confronts questions of form, representation, and the meaning of objects created by homo faber."5/5(4).

The first section of the book is an original essay entitled "Thinking with Things" that develops Pasztory's unified theory of what art is and why we create it. The second section is a collection of eight previously published essays that explore the art-making process in both Pre-Columbian and Western societies/5.

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