Painting's double: Andrew Benjamin's Disclosing Spaces
Murphy, Peter (2011) Painting's double: Andrew Benjamin's Disclosing Spaces. Thesis Eleven, 104 (1). pp. 108-113.
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Andrew Benjamin's book Disclosing Spaces (2004) presents a theory of painting. The theory is developed via a meticulous analysis of a series of individual artworks. The pivot of Benjamin's theory of painting is the idea of relationality. The theory is critically reviewed with reference to the works of Edward Hopper, Gerhard Richter and Jacques-Louis David.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
|Keywords:||doubles, painting, relationality, uncanny, undecidability|
|Date Deposited:||18 Sep 2012 02:09|
|FoR Codes:||22 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES > 2203 Philosophy > 220301 Aesthetics @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||95 CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING > 9501 Arts and Leisure > 950104 The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) @ 100%|
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