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AVAG Reading List

In addition to the weekly readings you may find the following sources useful.

Hopkins, David, ‘Modernism in Retreat: Minimalist Aesthetics and Beyond’, After Modern Art: 1945 - 2000 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000), pp. 131-159.

Turvey, Malcolm, The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-garde Film of the 1920s (London: The MIT Press, 2011).

O'Pray, Michael, Avant-garde Film: Forms, Themes and Passions (London: Wallfower, 2003).

Chris Meigh-Andrews, A History of Video Art : the Development of Form and Function (Oxford: Berg, 2006).

Catherine Elwes, Video art: A Guided Tour (London: I. B. Tauris, 2005).

Burger, Peter, Theory of the Avant-garde (University of Minnesota Press, 1984)

Perry, Ted (ed.), Masterpieces of Modernist Cinema (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2006).

Harrison and Wood (eds.), Art in Theory 1900 - 2000: An Anthology of Changing Ideas (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2002)

A. L. Rees, David Curtis, Duncan White, Stephen Ball (eds.), Expanded Cinema: Art, Performance and Film (London: Tate Publishing, 2011).

Rees, A.L., A History of Experimental Film and Video (London: BFI, 2011).

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