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By Stuart D. Hobbs

"By 1966, the composer Virgil Thomson may write, "Truth is, there isn't any avant-garde today." How did the avant garde dissolve, and why? during this thought-provoking paintings, Stuart D. Hobbs strains the avant garde from its origins to its eventual appropriation by way of a conservative political schedule, shopper tradition, and the institutional global of art.

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