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Shock v. Awe

Beech, Dave (2006) Shock v. Awe. Art Monthly, 300.

Type of Research: Article
Creators: Beech, Dave

‘Shock versus Awe’, argues that ‘to shrug off the shock in avant-garde works – including learning to love them’, ‘We should preserve our shock at the sight of all these commonplace horrors as if we were preserving and protecting our very humanity. Shock is the best first response we have to inhumanity.’

Official Website: http://www.artmonthly.co.uk
Your affiliations with UAL: Colleges > Chelsea College of Arts
Research Centres No Longer Active > International Centre for Fine Art Research (ICFAR)
Date: October 2006
Related Websites: http://www.chelsea.arts.ac.uk/36047.htm, http://www.exacteditions.com/exact/browse/334/351/1898/3/3
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Date Deposited: 20 May 2010 15:39
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2011 15:02
Item ID: 2064
URI: https://ualresearchonline.arts.ac.uk/id/eprint/2064

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