!!> BOOKS ✷ AIDS and Representation ✭ Author Fiona Johnstone – Escortkibris724.live

!!> BOOKS ✷ AIDS and Representation  ✭ Author Fiona Johnstone – Escortkibris724.live
  • Hardcover
  • 304 pages
  • AIDS and Representation
  • Fiona Johnstone
  • 27 June 2017
  • 9781788311885

AIDS and Representation How Might An Artist Choose To Represent Themselves Before Their Own Death What Visual Language Can Possibly Convey The Experience Of Living With A Stigmatic And Life Threatening Condition That Was Misunderstood And A Source Of Hysterical Fear And Revulsion How Might An Artist Respond To The Loss Of A Loved One Under Such Circumstances, And How Can Art Transform Private Grief Into An Act Of Political Engagement In Representing AIDS, Fiona Johnstone Argues That The Disease Necessitated A Radical New Approach To Conceptualising And Visualising The Human Body In The Early Years Of The Crisis The Photographic Portrait Emerged As The Predominant Response And Established The Normative Imagery Of AIDS Victims And Heroes In Response, The Artists Explored In This Book Offered A Nuanced Consideration Of Their Own Condition And That Of Others They Rejected Stereotypical Direct Depiction To Produce Imaginative Self Portraits That Constitute Profoundly Moving Personal Narratives And Penetrating Critiques Into The Visual Politics Of An Epidemic.

About the Author: Fiona Johnstone

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