High Art Lite: The Rise and Fall of Young British Art
A scathing and incisive critique of the contemporary art world, in an updated new edition.
This extensively illustrated book is a lacerating account of the new British art scene which emerged in the 1990s, its legacy in the 21st century, and what it tells us about the fate of high art in contemporary society. High Art Lite takes a critical look at the phenomenal success of YBA, young British artists obsessed with commerce, mass media and the cult of personalityDamien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Jake and Dinos Chapman, Marcus Harvey, Sarah Lucas, among othersand questions whether their success is at the price of dumbing down and selling out. In a new chapter, Stallabrass explains how YBA lost its critical immunity and explores the ways in which the leading YBA figures have altered their work in recent years.
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Review: High Art Lite: The Rise and Fall of Young British ArtUser Review - Darran Mclaughlin - Goodreads
A mixed bag. I have been reading quite a lot about contemporary art recently. I have been going to a lot of exhibitions and thinking about art and I have moved from hating contemporary art and ... Read full review
Review: High Art LiteUser Review - Mary Cecilia - Goodreads
This book took on the tricky task of analyzing Young British Art (or High Art Lite as it is called sometimes). I was fascinating, but I'm trying to wrap my head around everything he wrote... Read full review
I Want to Spend the Rest of My Life Everywhere, with Everyone, One to One ...
Damien Hirst,Gordon Burn,Stuart Morgan
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Famous for being famous
Artistcurators and the alternative scene
Dumb and dumber?
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Blackwell Synergy - Art Book, The, Volume 14 Issue 3 Page 70-70 ...
To cite this article: ALEXANDRA M KOKOLI (2007) HIGH ART LITE: THE RISE AND FALL OF YOUNG BRITISH ART (REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION) BY JULIAN STALLABRASS ...
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High Art Lite: The Rise and Fall of young british art · High Art Lite: The Rise and Fall of young british art di Julian Stallabrass - Verso - October 2006 ...