The Dematerialization of the art object

Matravers, Derek (2007). The Dematerialization of the art object. In: Goldie, Peter and Schellekens, Elisabeth eds. Philosophy and Conceptual Art. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, pp. 18–32.



This paper draws on Philosophy and Art History to consider the relation of Conceptual Art to Modernism. It is sceptical of the justification that Conceptual Art arose out of some necessary poverty of the Modernist project.

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