Comments on: The Avant Garde’s Decline and Fall in the 20th Century http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/ Abstract Critical is a not-for profit company aiming to establish a new critical context for all generations of artists involved with ambitious abstract art. Sun, 09 Nov 2014 17:23:33 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 By: Richard Fellows http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/#comment-65019 Thu, 29 Nov 2012 21:40:33 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=note&p=6197#comment-65019 Having just listened to this In Our Time podcast it strikes me as very curious not least as a social document. A fine clash of disciplines and mutual incomprehension but also a highly dissonant Melvyn Bragg rather overawed being with Hobsbawn. Good to hear Eric H on any topic. Well worth a listen.

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By: Peter Stott http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/#comment-59356 Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:41:11 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=note&p=6197#comment-59356 Hobsbawm and Bragg speak from a natural position of ignorance, confusing mediated history with Avant Garde art practice, the still image is at the core of all visual culture, image research is in its infancy, not even a single Malevich drawing can be apprehended fully, at today’s level of technology, never mind Pollock. Attempting to garner knowledge about images, through visual experimentation is therefore still at the cutting edge of research, research that is still ongoing and will be for the foreseeable future

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By: Noela Bewry http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/#comment-55320 Wed, 10 Oct 2012 18:45:54 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=note&p=6197#comment-55320 It does work.

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By: John http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/#comment-55306 Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:50:02 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=note&p=6197#comment-55306 Hello,
It is an audio broadcast and works for me. When the page opens click on the speaker icon on left side of sceen.

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By: Filip Gudovic http://abstractcritical.com/note/the-avant-gardes-decline-and-fall-in-the-20th-century/#comment-55301 Wed, 10 Oct 2012 14:48:54 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=note&p=6197#comment-55301 the video doesn’t work . Hope it gets fixed

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