ICONOCLASH: Beyond the Image Wars in Science, Religion and Art [Bruno Latour, Peter Weibel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. For instance, Bruno Latour argues that scientific iconoclasms–which he terms iconoclashes so as to highlight their contestation –differentiate facts (scientific. Exhibition view “Iconoclash” Website: ; Credits. Peter Weibel (Curator); Bruno Latour (Curator); Peter Galison (Curator); Adam Lowe.

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Australian National University Library. Bruno Latour and Peter Weibel Eds. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Making Things Public Opening. Idols and images — Exhibitions. Login to add to list. Instead of mocking once more those who produce images or instead of being simply furious against those who destroy them, the show aim at placing the viewer in this quandary: Still, this mode of iconoclasm remained concerned with material icons; indeed, bruuno corresponding increase in the valuation of linguistic representation occurred in this period, with reformers such as Luther and Calvin emphasizing the primary role iconoclasy the Bible in religious life.

Accompanying program Sun, July 14, 6 pm Sandeep Bhagwati: These 28 locations in All: This destruction occurred in waves from the perioduntil the desecrations were finally ceased by the restoration of orthodoxy on the first Sunday of Lent in Keyword for Avant-Gardism as Explicative Force.


Iconoclash. Beyond the Image Wars in Science, Religion, and Art

It is important to note that these religious images can be linguistic as well as visual—the Bible is one of the key objects of criticism—but that iconoclastic gestures still tend to be focused upon material objects associated with religious belief.

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Far from fading into obscurity with the rise of more politically-oriented and ideological-driven iconoclasms, this carnivalesque atmosphere can be observed in the defacement and dismantling of monuments from Soviet-era Eastern Europe, many of which were destroyed in mass-participation spectacles.

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This trend can be seen even more dominantly in the writings of Marx and his followers, in which images within capitalist societies are relegated to the status of mere products of ideology i.

Art and science — Exhibitions. These online bookshops told us they have this item: Laura Mulvey, Mark Lewis: This alternative history of the Western obsession with image worship and destruction will allow the establishment of less biased comparisons with other cultures influential in the rest of the world brjno which images have a very different role to play.

Image wars are everywhere, from the Taliban destruction of the Buddhas to the doubts about scientific imagery, through the debunking of media powerful manipulations.

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One final point that needs some further explication here is that the destruction of images jconoclash always linked to an opposition to certain practices and individuals.


If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. The semantic range of the term iconoclasm increased during the years of rise of Protestantism and the Catholic Reformation.

Iconoclasm in art — Exhibitions.

By iconoclaah the three domains of theology, art and science all at once, the aim is not to increase the critical mood or to reinforce disbelief and irony. This uncertainty is what is explored by crossing the boundary between four domains of iconoclasm and iconophily that are rarely brought together, namely the world of scientists and their instruments, that of artists and their works of art, the realm of the devout and their faiths, and the domain of politics and their many representatives.

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