Creativity, Contemporary Art, and Critical Aesthetics

Paul Crowther

in Critical Aesthetics and Postmodernism

Published in print February 1996 | ISBN: 9780198236238
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597268 | DOI:
Creativity, Contemporary Art, and Critical Aesthetics

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Concludes by paying further attention to the relation between creativity, contemporary art, and critical aesthetics. The discussion moves by way of a critique of Barthes's notion of the text, using ideas from throughout the present book. The final section explicitly summarizes the more important of these.

Keywords: Barthes; contemporary art; creativity; critical aesthetics; text

Chapter.  5666 words. 

Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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