The Studio Reader: On the Space of Artists (book review)

See my book review of Michelle Grabner and Jane Jacob (eds.) The Studio Reader: On the Space of Artists (University of Chicago Press: 2010) published in Rain Taxi: Review of Books. Click on the picture below. 

About Patricia Briggs
Patricia Briggs is the director of galleries and curator of exhibitions at Jamestown Community College in Western New York. She writes the blog "Scene Unseen: Viewing Notes" about visual art in her community.

7 Responses to The Studio Reader: On the Space of Artists (book review)

  1. Brian Frink says:

    Excellent review, I will buy this book.

    • I’m glad you liked it Brian. The books is a bit slow in the start and I don’t know if I would have kept going if I weren’t writing about it. But I’m glad I did get through it. I suggest skipping anything you don’t like and just going on to the next. I think I noted my favorite selections in the review. The intro wasn’t as good as the selections either.

  2. dan sinclair says:

    Excited to get this. Just finished Art&Fear and the studio reader seems like a perfect thing to get into at this point.

    • Dan, I have not read Art and Fear yet. Do you recommend it. Have you read any Rancier?

      • dan sinclair says:

        I do recommend Art and Fear. Its an incredibly easy read and almost everything Bayles and Orland discuss resonates with every creative being who are actually serious about art making.

        Have not read Ranciere .I just downloaded some from Aaron Vandyke’s summer reading list

  3. i like it .it may be interesting and will have many story in .whether you will continue?and if you will talk about much more story about artiest?

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