What Are You Looking At?: The Surprising, Shocking, and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 Years of Modern Art

What Are You Looking At?: The Surprising, Shocking, and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 Years of Modern Art

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For skeptics, art lovers, and the millions of us who visit art galleries every year—and are confused—What Are You Looking At? by former director of London’s Tate Gallery Will Gompertz is a wonderfully lively, accessible narrative history of Modern Art, from Impressionism to the present day.

What is modern art? Who started it? Why do we either love it or loathe it? And why is it such big money? Join BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz on a dazzling tour that will… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


What Are You Looking At? is a book that most readers would probably not wish to read straight through over one or two evenings (it is, after all, 395 pages of text!). Each chapter, while building on the ones before, can also be read on its own.

The only knock against What Are You Looking At? is that it doesn't come with its own slideshow.

A bounteous buffet for passengers aboard the cruise ship Modern Art.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Plume (October 25, 2012)

Format: EPUB

File size: 23 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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