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Journal Article
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Author, Analytic
Paul, Annie
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Social and Economic Research
Article Title
Legislating taste: The curator's palette
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Small Axe: A journal of criticism
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Date of Publication
1998
Volume ID
4
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65-83
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Abstract
How is art, and in effect taste, legislated in the postcolonial Caribbean? Answers this question by a close look at the politics of aesthetic representation imbedded in the curatorship of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Asks whether these curatorial practices are adequate to the twenty-first century or is art being legislated out of the lives of the average citizen?....
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