Performance Art by
Call Number: Art Library, NX 456.5.P38 G66 2011
RoseLee Goldberg pioneered the study of performance art with this seminal book in1979. The latest edition maps the global rise of performance over 100 years, from its antecedents in the early 20th c. through the first decade of the 21st. Reviews the interaction of this art form with politics, tradition, social engagement, and the art world itself, while evaluating the changing status of performance and its ever-increasing relevance to artists and audiences. Features work by leading performance artists.