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21st Century

Archer, Michael. Art Since 1960. London: Thames and Hudson, Ltd., World of Art Series,  2014.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6490 .A669 2014

Fineberg, Jonathan David. Art Since 1940: Strategies of Being. New York: Abrams, 1995; 2000
HUNT-FA-REF M6512.5 .M63 F56 2000 (earlier edition in circulating stacks- check library catalog).

Green, Rachel. Internet Art. London and New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.
HUNTFA-REF-4 N7433.8 .G73 2004

Heartney, Eleanor. Art & Today. London: Phaidon Press, 2008
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6490 .H42 2008

Jones, Amelia and Adrian Heatherfield. Perform Repeat Record: Live Art in History. Bristol, UK; Chicago: Intellect, 2012.
HUNT STACKS-4 NX 456.5 .P38 P474

Shanken, Edward A. Art and Electronic Media: Themes and Movements. London and New York: Phaidon Press, 2009
HUNT FA-REF-4 N7433.8 .A78 2009

Taylor, Brandon. Contemporary Art Since 1970. Upper Saddle River, NJ : Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6490 .T36523 2005

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Thompson, Nato, ed. Living as Form: Socially Engaged Art from 1991-2011. New York, N.Y. : Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Creative Time, M.I.T. Press, 2012.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N8243 .S65 L58 2012

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Weibel, Peter, ed. Global Activism: Art and Conflict in the 21st Century. Karlsruhe, Germany : ZKM, Center for Art and Media, 2015 Cambridge, MA : Distributed by MIT Press.2015
HUNT FA-REF-4 N8236 .P5 G56 2015


20th Century

20th Century

Blurring the Boundaries: Installation Art 1969-1996.
San Diego: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1997.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6512.5 .I56 M87 1997

Bell, Doris L. Contemporary Art Trends: 1960-1980. Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1981.
HUNT FA-REF-4 Z593.5 .B44

Causey, Andrew. Sculpture Since 1945. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
HUNT FA-REF-4 NB198 .C38 1998

Hall, Doug and Fifer, Sally Jo, ed. Illuminating Video: an Essential Guide to Video Art. New York: Aperture/ Bay Area Video Coalition, 1990.
HUNTFA-REF-4 N6494 .V53 I4 1990

Lander, Dan and Lexier, Micah, ed. Sound by Artists. Toronto: Art Metropole; Banff: Walter Phillips Gallery, 1990.
HUNT FA-REF-4 NX650 .S68 S68 1990

Marcoci, Roxana, ed., New Art. New York: Abrams, 1997.
HUNT FA-REF-4 709.04 N53232

Rosen, Randy, curator. Making Their Mark: Women Move Into the Mainstream, 1970-1985. New York: Abbeville, 1989.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6512 .M27 1988

Tallman, Susan. The Contemporary Print from Pre-Pop to Postmodern. London: Thames and Hudson, 1996.
HUNT FA-REF-4 NE490 .T35 1996

Weintraub, Linda, Art on the Edge and Over: Searching for Art's Meaning in Contemporary Society, 1970s-1990s. Litchfield, CT: Art Insights, 1996.
HUNT FA-REF-4 N6490 .W45 1996


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