In a series of newly commissioned essays by both established and emerging scholars, Globalization and Contemporary Art
probes the effects of internationalist culture and politics on art across a variety of media. Globalization and Contemporary Art
is the first anthology to consider the role and impact of art and artist in an increasingly borderless world.
- First major anthology of essays concerned with the impact of globalization on contemporary art
- Extensive bibliography and a full index designed to enable the reader to broaden knowledge of art and its relationship to globalization
- Unique analysis of the contemporary art market and its operation in a globalized economy
Keywords: globalism, international, art studies, art theory, post-colonial, convergence, indigenous, non-Western