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Who's Afraid Of Contemporary Art?

If you've ever been baffled by contemporary art - from what makes it contemporary, why it is so expensive, or even just, what am I looking at - this is the book for you. Who's Afraid Of Contemporary Art? is a concise A to Z of today's art scene, explaining everything from how art students become artists, to what curators do.
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Dimensions 15 x 1.5 x 20cm
Fabric & material Hardback
No. of Pages 136
No. of Illustrations Throughout
SKU 02085685

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In Who's Afraid Of Contemporary Art? authors Kyung An and Jessica Cerasi answer all the questions you have ever had about the art world.

The authors offer playful explanations and draw on key artworks, artists and events from around the globe without any of the usual jargon or artspeak that can leave you feeling baffled.

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