Compared to literary studies, the discipline of art history has been slow to theorize the complex relationship between historical reality and its representations. Anselm Kiefer and Art after Auschwitz examines the legacy of German-Jewish culture in the aftermath of the Holocaust. Positioning Kiefer as a deeply learned. Anselm Kiefer and Art After Auschwitz examines the possibilities and limits of painting in the aftermath of the Holocaust. Positioning Kiefer as a.

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Although Mulvey describes how the male gaze dominates the female body in film, Saltzman interprets the essay as an example of a post-modern ethics based on the Mosaic injunction against the worship of images.

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Cambridge Studies in New Art History and Criticism: Anselm Kiefer and Art after Auschwitz

Art Books Art History: Kiefer’s work mediates the relation between a deeply traumatic history that he, as a German born after the Second World War, and we, his post-Holocaust spectators, cannot fully know but to which his work bears witness and provides access. Cambridge Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology: Cambridge University PressDec 28, – Art – pages.

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Molly marked it as to-read Jan 28, Positioning Kiefer as a deeply learned artist who encounters and aafter history in painted, rather than written form, Lisa Saltzman contends that his work is unique among post-war Contact Contact Us Help. Unlike the strict injunction against iconography in the paradigmatic essays by Adorno and Mulvey, however, Kiefer registers ambivalence about the prohibition against image making.


Anselm Kiefer and art after Auschwitz

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