Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Surrational Images Photomontages

by Scott Mutter

  • ISBN: 9780252019357
  • ISBN10: 0252019350

Surrational Images Photomontages

by Scott Mutter

  • List Price: $36.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Univ of Illinois Pr
  • Publish date: 10/01/1992
  • ISBN: 9780252019357
  • ISBN10: 0252019350
used Add to Cart $1.12
You save: 97%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $23.37
You save: 37%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description: Photomontage, the combining of two or more negatives, can be traced back to the 1850s. Scott Mutter is a modern master of the art. His subtle images have enthralled viewers in exhibitions and galleries, mainly in the Midwest, for a decade. "The response has been overwhelming", curator Martin Krause commented of an exhibition at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. "I've had people calling me on the telephone telling me what a great show this is. That happens so rarely. For whatever reason, Scott's work is connecting with people". In the past year his work has attracted attention nationwide, and his posters are now available in galleries from coast to coast. Richly and immediately accessible, yet deeply resonant, Mutter's photomontages provoke strong responses: curiosity, awe, laughter, and then contemplation. They are creative fusions of elements that draw us irresistibly to look again at what first appears unbelievable. Boundaries dissolve miraculously; the impossible becomes seductively tangible. But the logic of his images is exact, reasoned - in his own term, "surrational". Although his work shares the recursive wit of Rene Magritte and M. C. Escher, Mutter never relies simply upon ironic effects. With precision and authority his art explores the ideals and mythologies of our culture, history, language, and art, both lamenting and celebrating contemporary civilization. "From the very beginning", states Mutter, "I tried to make images that people would find accessible and exciting. Art is no idle thing; people want to see something and be held in wonder". In short, he is a master at turning a glance into a gaze. In his foreword Martin Krause reviews the hundred-year history ofphotomontage and examines Mutter's unparalleled influence within that tradition.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: The Maryland Book Bank
Location: baltimore, MD
Condition: Good
Used-Good.
Price:
$1.12
Comments:
Used-Good.
Seller: Clickgoodwill
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Condition: Good
This is a hard cover book. The dust jacket shows normal wear and tear. The
[...]
Price:
$1.75
Comments:
This is a hard cover book. The dust jacket shows normal wear and tear. The
[...]
Seller: Goodwill Indus. of Central FL.
Location: Orlando, FL
Condition: Good
This is a hard cover book. It may have a minor bump or bruise. Minor cover or
[...]
Price:
$2.30
Comments:
This is a hard cover book. It may have a minor bump or bruise. Minor cover or
[...]
Seller: Hawking Books
Location: Corona, CA
Condition: Good
0252019350 Meets or exceeds the good condition guidelines. Nice copy. Tear on cover. Repaired with book tape. Five star seller-Buy with confidence!
Price:
$3.47
Comments:
0252019350 Meets or exceeds the good condition guidelines. Nice copy. Tear on cover. Repaired with book tape. Five star seller-Buy with confidence!
Seller: HPB-Movies
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$3.93
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Half Price Books Inc
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$4.50
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: HPB-Blue
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$5.06
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: HPB Inc.
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$5.62
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Half Price Books Inc
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$5.83
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Powell's Books Chicago
Location: Chicago, IL
Condition: Very Good
1992. Hardcover. Text block rippled. Very Good.
Price:
$6.75
Comments:
1992. Hardcover. Text block rippled. Very Good.
Seller: bacobooks
Location: Garden Grove, CA
Condition: Very Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$6.96
Comments:
Seller: Midtown Scholar Bookstore
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Condition: Good
0252019350 some shelfwear but still NICE! -may have remainder mark or previous owner's name.
Price:
$7.28
Comments:
0252019350 some shelfwear but still NICE! -may have remainder mark or previous owner's name.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Excellent customer service. Prompt Customer Service. Buy with confidence.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$8.42
Comments:
Excellent customer service. Prompt Customer Service. Buy with confidence.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Powell's Books
Location: Portland, OR
Condition: Very Good
Price:
$8.61
Comments:
Seller: HPB Inc.
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$8.98
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Midtown Scholar Bookstore
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Condition: Very Good
0252019350 Crisp, clean, unread book with some shelfwear and a remainder mark to one edge-NICE.
Price:
$11.22
Comments:
0252019350 Crisp, clean, unread book with some shelfwear and a remainder mark to one edge-NICE.
Seller: HPB-Diamond
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$11.23
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Jay W. Nelson
Location: Austin, MN
Condition: Very Good
Book
Price:
$12.37
Comments:
Book
Seller: HPB-Emerald
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$17.98
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Magers and Quinn Booksellers
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Condition: Very Good
Shipping Icon
Light to moderate shelf wear. Complete. Clean Pages.
Price:
$19.76
Comments:
Light to moderate shelf wear. Complete. Clean Pages.
Seller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
Location: West Chesterfield, MA
Condition: Very Good
Shipping Icon
0252019350. Black and white images throughout. A later printing. Very near fine in like dust jacket.
Price:
$20.25
Comments:
0252019350. Black and white images throughout. A later printing. Very near fine in like dust jacket.
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$21.37
Comments:
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$23.16
Comments:
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).