, Jennifer Nelson
, Daniel Spaulding
, et al.Sami Siegelbaum, Jenevive Nykolak, Daniel Dezeuze, Pierre Buraglio, Peinture, cahiers théoriques, Vincent Bioulès, Louis Cane, Marc Devade, [2 More...]
This inaugural issue of Selva: A Journal of the History of Art is dedicated to the French artists’ group Supports/Surfaces and, more broadly, to theorizations of painting in the aftermath of the uprisings of May 1968.
Supports/Surfaces only existed as a formal association from 1970 to 1972 (there were already scissions as early as 1971). Its impact on French art was out of proportion to its relatively short lifespan, however: the group lent a common name and, briefly, a common sense of purpose to a circle of about a dozen artists, most of them painters, in effect producing a shared horizon ...