Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars

By Camille Paglia

Modern lifestyles is a sea of pictures. With quite a bit visible facts bombarding us—from own units to mass media—our brains needs to swiftly adapt to make experience of all of it. the following to lead us is America's foremost highbrow provocateur, Camille Paglia.
   In those pages, Paglia returns to the topic that made her well-known, situating our present visible surroundings in the epic scope of all of artwork background. With trademark audacity, Paglia excursions via greater than dozen seminal work, sculptures, architectural kinds, functionality items, and electronic paintings works that experience reworked our international. Combining shut research with historic context, she trains our eye to every image—from an Egyptian tomb to Jackson Pollock's summary Green Silver to Renée Cox's bold functionality piece Chillin' with Liberty. And in her attractive end, she announces the avant-garde culture lifeless and picture director George Lucas the world's maximum residing artist. Written with strength, erudition, and wit, Glittering Images will profoundly swap the best way we see.

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