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Title Realizing the impossible : art against authority / Josh MacPhee and Erik Reuland.

Imprint Oakland, CA : AK Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  701.03 R229i 2007    ---  DUE 05-10-24
Description 319 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Towards anarchist art theories... / Erik Reuland and Josh MacPhee -- Life, labor, art : a discussion with Carlos Koyokuikatl Cortez / Christine Flores-Cozza -- Flavio Costantini : artist of anarchy / Bill Nowlin -- Reveil anarchiste : salon painting, political satire, modernist art / Patricia Leighten -- Clifford Harper : anarchist illustrator / Icky A. -- El grito del diseņo : diseņo mestizo and the radical visual language in Chicana/o newspapers / Dylan Miner -- Gee Vaucher : crass art / Erik Reuland -- Shadows in the streets : the stencil art of the new Argentina / Erick Lyle -- Subversive multiples : a conversation between contemporary printmakers / Meredith Stern -- Taring Padi : under siege in Indonesia / Roger Peet -- A magical land of roving Santa Claus armies, pirated energy drinks and a giant squatted urban village : political art activities in Denmark / Brett Bloom -- A conversation with black mask / Iain McIntyre -- The process is in the streets : challenging media America / Dara Greenwald -- When magic confronts authority : the rise of protest puppetry in N. America / Morgan Andrews -- Beyond authenticity : aesthetics strategies and anarchist media / Kyle Harris -- The department of space and land reclamation / Josh MacPhee and Nato Thompson -- Movements and militant media : communications technology and Latin American grassroots politics / Carlos Fernandez -- Queer art/queer anarchy : an interview with Luis Jacob / Alllan Antliff -- The twilight of vanguardism / David Graeber -- Struggles at haymarket : an embattled history of static monuments and public interventions / Nicolas Lampert -- Better a one-legged man than a woman / Erika Biddle -- Branding anti-consumerism : the capitalistic nature of anti-corporate activism / Anne Elizabeth Moore -- Reappropriate the imagination! / Cindy Milstein.
Summary Exploring the close relationship between aesthetics and politics in anti-authoritarian social movements, 'Realizing the Impossible' discusses an influence which has been felt in both directions - from cubism and surrealism to political resistance and activism.
Subject Authority in art.
Anarchism in art.
Art -- Political aspects.
Reuland, Erik.
Cortez, Carlos, 1923-2005.
Jacob, Luis, 1971-
Harper, Clifford.
Vaucher, Gee.
Klein Stahl, Miriam.
Matthes, Colin.
Andrews, Morgan F.P.
Peet, Roger.
Added Author MacPhee, Josh.
Reuland, Erik.
ISBN 1904859321 (alk. paper)
9781904859321 (alk. paper)

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