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The American Counterculture$
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Christopher Gair

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780748619887

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619887.001.0001

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Painting

Painting

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(p.182) Chapter Seven Painting
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The American Counterculture
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Christopher Gair

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619887.003.0010

Unlike the chapter on art in section one, this chapter focuses on figures who do not generally feature in accounts of the history of American Art. It commences with a look at the role of artists operating around Haight-Ashbury and at the importance of posters for psychedelic rock concerts and at album cover artwork. It then assesses more overtly political West Coast art, such as the ‘Peace Tower’ erected in LA in 1966, before returning to New York and Andy Warhol’s Factory.

Keywords:   Poster art, Mati Klarwein, Stanley Mouse, Wes Wilson, LSD, Peace Tower, Andy Warhol, Exploding Plastic Inevitable

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