Art-as-art: The Selected Writings of Ad Reinhardt
Ad Reinhardt is probably best known for his black paintings, which aroused as much controversy as admiration in the American art world when they were first exhibited in the 1950s. Although his ideas about art and life were often at odds with those of his contemporaries, they prefigured the ascendance of minimalism. Reinhardt's interest in the Orient and in religion, his strong convictions about the value of abstraction, and his disgust with the commercialism of the art world are as fresh and valid today as they were when he first expressed them.
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A Contribution to a Journal of Some Future Art Historian 1958
Black Symbol undated
On Negation undated
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What are Artists Crimes as Artists? 1963
Creation as Content undated
Twelve Rules for a New Academy 1957
To Be Part of Things undated
Timeless ArtWords undated
Angkor and Art 1961
Art vs History 1966
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