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Author Polsky, Richard.

Title The art prophets : the artists, dealers, and tastemakers who shook the art world / Richard Polsky.

Published New York : Other Press, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  709.22 POLS    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction. What is an art prophet? -- Ivan Karp and pop art -- Stan Lee and comic book art -- Chet Helms, Bill Graham, and the art of the poster -- John Ollman and outsider art -- Joshua Baer and native American art -- Virginia Dwan and earthworks -- Tod Volpe and contemporary ceramic sculpture -- Jeffrey Fraenkel and photography -- Louis Meisel and photorealism -- Tony Shafrazi and street art -- Epilogue. Prophesizing.
Subject Art -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Art dealers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Art -- United States -- Marketing.
Art -- Forecasting.
Variant Title Artists, dealers, and tastemakers who shook the art world.
ISBN 9781590514061 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
1590514068 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9781590514078 (ebk.)
1590514076 (ebk.)