Rather than understand art as cultural accomplishment, Elizabeth Grosz argues that it is born from the intensities of chaos and disruptive forms of sexual selec. CHAOS,. TERRITORY, ART. Deleuze and the Framing of the Earth. Elizabeth Grosz develop a nonaesthetic philosophy for art, a philosophy appropriate. Elizabeth Grosz, Chaos, Territory, Art: Deleuze and the Framing of the Earth, Irvington, NY: Columbia University Press,

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Chaos, Territory, Art: Deleuze and the Framing of the Earth

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Drew rated it really liked it Feb 07, Its animal affiliations ensure that art is intensely political and charged with the creation of new worlds and new forms of living. Instead of treating art as brosz unique creation that requires reason and refined taste to appreciate, Elizabeth Grosz argues that art-especially architecture, music, and painting-is born from the disruptive forces tfrritory sexual selection. Science Logic and Mathematics.

Christopher Jung rated it really liked it Oct 26, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As a result, and as she later elaborates, art is a “line of flight towards the world of autonomous qualities regulated by sexual selection” Although it may seem a little overpriced considering it is a short book, it’s something you won’t even consider upon finishing it.


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Start reading Chaos, Territory, Art on your Kindle in under a minute. This “primitive” “animal prehistory” will find its artistic exemplar in Aboriginal paintings from the Western Desert. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

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Literature and the Parasite. This combination is developed in the second chapter, where Grosz reads Darwin to show how art “hijacks” the evolutionary demands of survival “through the excessive or nonadaptive detours of sexual selection, sexual taste, and erotic pleasure” Deleuze, Woolf and the Territory of Cows.

Buy the selected items together This item: In this way Western Desert painting is “art” in Grosz’s sense, it is uncontained by traditional “Western” or “primitive” art forms and instead stands as an example of her “bioaesthetics. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.


Chaos, Territory, Art: Deleuze and the Framing of the Earth by Elizabeth Grosz

But I am skeptical of those folks too. It has made me think about art and life in many new and meaningful ways. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Please try again later. Grosz’s attempts to biologize “art” and her affirmation of Western desert painting as an example territorj this are clearly not “wrong,” but they do ignore and perhaps by implication reject an important element of Deleuze and Guattari’s own work.

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