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AUTHENTICITY IN TRANSITION: CHANGING PRACTICES IN ART MAKING AND CONSERVATION -- PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW, 1-2 DECEMBER 2014. Ed. by Erma Hermens and Frances Robertson. Archetype Publications Ltd, London, 2016. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Antique Collectors' Club, New York. 218 pp. with 107 ills. (104 col.). 25 x 18 cm. ISBN 9781909492363 In English.
Publisher's description: This volume contains papers from the NeCCAR 2014 conference "Authenticity in Transition". The papers debate the various ways that changing artistic practices affect our interpretation, conservation, and curation of contemporary art, with a special reference to the shifting concepts of authenticity and artistic intent. The papers examine the topic through many mediums including artists' viewpoints, the ephemeral nature of materials, historical perspective. The volume especially focuses on the problems caused by a shifting concept of authenticity to the conservation of artworks and conservation ethics.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Several Media — Conservation/Restoration
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 167984
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