A selection of essays on art and artists, this text presents the authors arguments for the real values of art and outlines the way ahead for artist in the 1990s. He tackles the lives and works of over 80 artists, from Old Masters to his contemporaries, exploring their achievements (or lack of it).
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ROBERT HUGHES was born in Australia in 1938 and has lived in Europe and the United States since 1964. Since 1970, he has been art critic for Time magazine. He has twice won the College Art Association’s F.J. Mather Award for distinguished criticism. His books include The Art of Australia (1966) , Heaven and Hell in Western Art (1969) , and a chronicle of the settlement of Australia, The Fatal Shore (1987). His study of modern art, The Shock of the New (1981) , is being reissued in an updated edition simultaneously with the publication of Nothing If Not Critical, Mr. Hughes lives in Manhattan and on Long Island.
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