Philosophy of artwork is generally concerned about the definition, appreciation and cost of artwork. via a detailed exam of paintings from contemporary centuries, Art and Phenomenology is among the first books to discover visible paintings as a method of experiencing the realm itself, displaying how within the phrases of Merleau-Ponty ‘Painting doesn't imitate the realm, yet is an international of its own’.

An notable sequence of chapters via a world team of individuals study the next questions:

  • Paul Klee and the physique in paintings
  • colour and heritage in Merleau-Ponty’s phenomenology of artwork
  • self-consciousness and seventeenth-century portray
  • Vermeer and Heidegger
  • philosophy and the portray of Rothko
  • embodiment in Renaissance paintings
  • sculpture, dance and phenomenology.

Art and Phenomenology is key interpreting for an individual drawn to phenomenology, aesthetics, and visible tradition.

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