Máquinas de vanguardia

Máquinas de vanguardia - Rubén Gallo - Sexto Piso
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Art and literature hold complex relationships - diverse, never linear, of circulation and reciprocal influences - with technology: poems, stories, paintings and sculptures convey the desires, anxieties and fantasies of the deepest historical period. In Avant-garde Machines, Rubén Gallo explores with mastery the relationship between the technological revolution and the cultural productions of the 20th century. In five chapters, the author dissects the artistic impact of the invention of artifacts as diverse as the camera, typewriter, radio, cement or stadium in the artistic avant-gardes of the time. Beyond inspiring technophilic texts, these new media produced a radical transformation of our ideas about art, culture and society. Through the pages of this book, names such as Diego Rivera, Tina Modotti, Edward Weston, Mariano Azuela, Martín Luis Guzmán, Manuel Maples Arce, Kyn Taniya and...read more


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Book: Máquinas de vanguardia

ISBN: 9786077781752