Abstract I explore some implications of Larry Shiner’s view that fine art is a modern invention. In part I, I briefly summarize Shiner’s main thesis. The “Phantasia” During The Imperial Time. Arts Of The Word And Visual Arts / La «Phantasia» Dans La Periode Imperiale. Arts De La Parole Et Arts Plastiques. “A lucid book it should be a must-read for anyone active in the arts.”-Marc Spiegler, Chicago Tribune Books With The Invention of Art, Larry Shiner challenges.

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Beyond Art and Craft? Retrieved 14 January Historical Paradigms for Ecotourism. The Artist A Sacred Calling. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. There have been many attempts to offer various versions of art history, such as feminist, Marxist and so on, but Shiner’s book looks at the evolution of the term itself, which sheds light on this very Eurocentric idea and its pretensions.

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