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From Margin to Center The Spaces of Installation Art by Julie H. Reiss

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Conceptual art,
  • Installations,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Conceptual,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • New York,
  • General,
  • Art / Fine Arts,
  • Assemblage Art

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9323478M
ISBN 10026268134X
ISBN 109780262681346

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