Beyond the Brillo Box: The Visual Arts in Post-Historical Perspective. Arthur Coleman Danto, Author Farrar Straus Giroux $25 (p) ISBN 4. In Danto’s view, Andy Warhol’s Brillo Box was not only a radical attack on traditional definitions of the art work; it brought the history of Western art to a close. In. Beyond the Brillo Box: The Visual Arts in a Post-Historical Perspective · Arthur C. Danto · Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 51 (3) (). Like.

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Danto’s Beyond the Brillo Box: What do you think Danto would say about this? Sometimes difficult and erudite, and always thoughtful beyonf creative, Danto cites sources from Proust to Feuerbach, from Boltanski to Gombrich to Warhol. The Museum of Museums. Nothing New Under the Sun: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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By focusing on mere appearances, art distracts us from the truth and appeals to socially destructive. English Choose a language for shopping. He helped create a style of art called Pop Art.

When reading the first several chapters of Beyond, the reader has to work to find their bearings in Danto’s non-linear style of writing.

The difference must be conceptual, not visible. It looks just like a carton of Brillo boxes, but in fact it is an art work. His sense that we can no longer tell the story of art as a story of progress towards increasingly accurate representation has led him to seek to identify what makes art art in other ways, and the essays in this book address that question.


Get to Know Us. The book is well quoted and references a great deal outside of itself, yet specific references are not given or stated, although they might easily be found by obtaining the original essays.

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What is Digital Art? His interests span thought, brollo, philosophy of art, theories of representation, philosophical psychology, Hegel’s aesthetics, and the philosophers Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Arthur Schopenhauer. To make this website work, we log user data and share it with processors. From the Publisher via CrossRef no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if brillp affiliation does not provide a proxy.

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