Translated edition of the book Myanmar Contemporary Art I, originally published in the Burmese language in 2009. Covering contemporary art in Myanmar from 1960-1990, this book is comprised of biographical essays, images, and interviews of 70 key artists. Directly translated and uncensored, it has been revised to provide missing historical context along with additional images and information. With foreword by Nathalie Johnston.

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Onsite

author

Aung Min

Location code REF.AUM
Language

English

Publication date

2016

No of pages

403

ISBN / ISSN

9783950407990

No of copies

1

Content type

monograph, 

translated text

Chapter headings

Introduction By Aung Min

Chapter 1: Pre-Modernism

Chapter 2: Sources of Inspirations for Modernist Myanmar Art

Chapter 3: Early Days of Modernism

Chapter 4: Early Modernists

Chapter 5: Pinnacle of Modernism

Chapter 6: Some Individual Contemporary Artists

Chapter 7: Inya Gallery

Chapter 8: Rectangular Lantern

Chapter 9: Gangaw Village

Chapter 10: Post Modernism

Chapter 11: Shwe Generation

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