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In The Return of the Real Hal Foster discusses the development of art and theory since 1960 and reorders the relation between prewar and postwar avant gardes Opposed to the assumption that contemporary art is somehow belated he argues that the avant garde returns to us from the future repositioned by innovati. Goes through art from the 60's to the 90's with in depth philosophical and critical histories surrounding the practices Posits minimalism as the point of departure of many future art forms and goes through the critical texts which formulated the role of the theorist and artist

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The Return of the Real Art and Theory at the End of the Century October BooksVe practice in the present And he poses this retroactive model of art and theory against the reactionary undoing of progressive culture that is pervasive todayAfter the models of art as text in the 1970s and art as simulacrum in the 1980s; Foster suggests that we are now witness to a return to the real; to ar. I read this about 15 years ago so too long ago to write a proper review Foster does raise some important points to ponder when considering contemporary art so a good read for students of art and art historycriticism

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free read The Return of the Real Art and Theory at the End of the Century October Books 106 Â In The Return of the Real Hal Foster discusses the development of art and theory since 1960 and reorders the relation between prewar and postwar avant gardes Opposed to the assumption that contemporary art iT and theory grounded in the materiality of actual bodies and social sites; If The Return of the Real begins with a new narrative of the historical avant garde; it concludes with an original reading of this contemporary situation; and what it portends for future practices of art and theory culture and politic. The artist as an etnographer is an important essay on contemporary art and the representations of the so called other