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Dec
02
2020

In Conversation with Labyrinth Books and IAS

Brutal Aesthetics – Dubuffet, Bataille, Jorn, Paolozzi, Oldenburg
Professor Yve-Alain Bois, School of Historical Studies, and Hal Foster, Princeton University
6:00pm|Labyrinth Books Livestream

In Brutal Aesthetics, leading art historian Hal Foster explores how postwar artists and writers searched for a new foundation of culture after the massive devastation of World War II, the Holocaust, and the atomic bomb. Inspired by the notion that...