Lincoln Kirstein's Modern

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Price
$55.00  $51.15
Publisher
Museum of Modern Art
Publish Date
Pages
200
Dimensions
9.4 X 10.8 X 0.9 inches | 2.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781633450820

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About the Author

Director of the National Football Museum, Manchester
Samantha Friedman is assistant professor of sociology at Northeastern University.

Reviews

The 200-work showcase discovers Kirstein's development of the art of dance, integrating music, movement, and design.--L'Officiel
Lincoln Kirstein's Modern takes a close look at a period when patriotism was distinct from nationalism, populism did not equal demagoguery, and left-wing radicalism was the coin of the aesthetic realm.--Thomas Micchelli "Hyperallergic "
If there is a lesson that Lincoln Kirstein has to teach us, it is that an infatuation with the ephemeral can only be justified by a hunger for the eternal.--Jed Perl "New York Review of Books "
"Lincoln Kirstein's Modern" illustrates what Keynes called "the variable spectra of taste" by showing Kirstein's position on painting in a context where it is merely one item in the vast range of his eclectic interests.--Barry Schwabsky "The Nation "