The Use of Art in the Construction of Personal Identity: A Phenomenology of Aesthetic Self-consciousness

The Use of Art in the Construction of Personal Identity: A Phenomenology of Aesthetic Self-consciousness

By: Gregory V. Loewen (author)Hardback

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Contents

1. On the Construction of Aesthetic Selfhood; The subjectivities of art as art; 'Artism' and its vacancies; The autism of the artist; The role of the 'autist'; 2. Art as Projection; Throwing the Project; The Hell of Mirrors; Can You See the Real Me?; 3. Art as Memorialization; Self-Preservation; The Fact of Art as Artifact; The Next Exhibition; 4. Art as the Uncanny; The Full Presence of the Present; The Good and Evil Beyond; 'It was Nothing'; 5. Art as Identity; Focusing Finite Fragwurdigheit; Catching the Project; The 'Myth of Fingerprints'.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773439290
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780773439290
  • ISBN10: 0773439293

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