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DESN 3440 Module Reading List

Studio Practice 3A, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Andrea Thoma
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

A Capsule Aesthetic: Feminist Materialisms in New Media Art, MONDLOCH Kate. Minneapolis, London: University of Minnesota Pres, 2018. 

Apocalypse : beauty and horror in contemporary art ROSENTHAL Norman  Royal Academy of Art, 2000.

Appropriation Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, 2010.

The archive Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, 2010.

Art and artifact : the museum as medium PUTNAM James. Thames and Hudson, 2001.

Art since 1940: strategies of being FINEBERG Jonathan. Laurence King Publishing, 2000. 

Atlas of emotion : journeys in art, architecture, and film, by Giuliana Bruno, New York: Verso, 2002.

The battle for realism : figurative art in Britain during the Cold War, 1945-1960 HYMAN James Yale University Press, 2001.

Biennale Architettura 2021: How will we live together?, SARKIS, Hashim. Silvana Editoriale, 2021.

Century city : art and culture in the modern metropolisTate Gallery Publishing, 2001.

The cinematic Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, 2010.

Contemporary art and memory : images of recollection and remembrance GIBBONS Joan.  I.B.Tauris, 2009. ISBN-13: 978-1845116194

Creamier : contemporary art in culture ; 10 curators, 100 contemporary artists, 10 sources MARTINEZ Chus ,TIRDAD Zolghadr and WOOD Catherine. Phaidon, 2010.

Design and Art. COLES Alex. Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, 2007.

Design as Art, MUNARI Bruno, Penguin Classics, 2008.

Design as Attitude, RAWSTHORN Alice, JRP Ringier, 2018.

Duty Free Art. STEYERL Hito, London: Verso, 2017.  

Exhibition : Documents of Contemporary Art, STEEDS Lucy (Ed), London: Whitechapel Gallery, 2014. Extracts available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva.

The global contemporary and the rise of new art worldsBELTING Hans , BUDDENSIEG Andrea  and WEIBEL Peter  (Eds) , Karlsruhe, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Cambridge Mass; London: MIT Press, 2013.

How to write about contemporary artWILLIAMS Gilda. London: Thames & Hudson, 2014.

Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life, GODFREY Mark, Tate, 2019.

Installation art in the new millennium : the empire of the senses OLIVEIRA, OXLEY and PETRY Thames and Hudson, 2003.

Making contemporary art : how today's artists think and work SOLLINS Susan (introduction) and WEINTRAUB Linda. Thames and Hudson, 2003.

Kader Attia: The museum of emotionHayward Publishing, 2019.

The new décor .ISBN: 9781853322853 (hbk.) : £24.99; 1853322857 (hbk.) : £24.99 RUGOFF Ralph.  Hayward, 2010. ISBN 18533 22857, 9781853322853

Postproduction : culture as screenplay : how art reprograms the worldBOURRIAUD Nicholas , New York: Lukas and Sternberg, 2005.

Practice. BOONE Marcus and LEVINE Gabriel. Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, 2016.

Public intimacy : architecture and the visual arts (Writing Architecture). BRUNO Giordana, MIT Press, 2007.

Race, sex and gender in contemporary art : the rise of minority culture. LUCIE SMITH Edward (1994) Art Books International

Simryn Gill: Here art grows on trees, DE ZEGHER Catherine (Ed). Text by Kajri Jain, Carol Armstrong, Ross Gibson. Conversation with Brian Massumi. MER/Paper Kunsthalle, 2013. ISBN 9789490693718

Situation Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel; London, MIT Press, 2010.

Timing : on the temporal dimension of exhibiting - Cultures of the Curatorial 2, FRANK Rike, MEYER-KRAHMER Benjamin , SCHAFAFF Jörn , VON BISMARCK Beatrice , WESKI Thomas, Sternberg Press, 2014. 

Women and art : contested territory CHICAGO Judy and LUCIE-SMITH Edward. Weidenfeld and Nicholson Whitechapel publications, 1999.



This list was last updated on 20/08/2021