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Modern art and the death of a culture

Henderik Roelot Rookmaaker

Modern art and the death of a culture

by Henderik Roelot Rookmaaker

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Published by Inter-Varsity P in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and society.,
  • Art and religion.

  • Edition Notes

    bibl p253-254.

    Statementby H. R. Rookmaaker.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22519294M
    ISBN 10085110617X

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In writing Modern Art and the Death of a Culture, the late Hans Rookmaaker comes alongside us to explain how a lot of different topics intersect and interact with each other.

Art, aesthetics, culture, theology, philosophy world history - these various areas are laid out on the table for discussion, and then integrated together to make a strong Cited by:   Modern Art & Death of a Culture book.

Read 34 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This disturbing but illuminating classic is a brill /5. The standard story of modern art, told by religious and non-religious people alike, is that it is the art of secularism and pervaded by nihilism.

That was the story told by Hans Rookmaaker more than forty years ago in the book that became enormously influential among evangelicals, Modern Art and the Death of a Culture.

Anderson and Dyrness tell /5(8). 9 rows  Modern art and the death of a culture by Rookmaaker, H. R.; 8 editions; First published in. Modern Art an the Death of Culture – H. Rookmaaker This illuminating, disturbing, highly original book shows how modern art reflects a wholeculture – a dying culture.

Dr Rookmaaker outlines the various steps, the decisive choices that have. Buy a cheap copy of Modern Art and the Death of a Culture book by Hans R. Rookmaaker. This disturbing but illuminating classic is a brilliant perspective on the cultural turmoil of the radical sixties and its impact on today's world, especially as Free shipping over $Cited by: InHans Rookmaaker published Modern Art and the Death of a Culture, a groundbreaking work that considered the role of the Christian artist in society.

This volume responds to his work by bringing together a practicing artist and a theologian, who argue that modernist art is underwritten by deeply religious concerns. Modern art and the death of a culture Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

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Rookmaaker (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15). If you are a Christian who enjoys art, or perhaps wants to learn more about it, or if you’ve got a mean artistic skill set that yearns to be used to promote the glory of God, then I insist that you read Modern Art and the Death of a Culture by H.R.

Rookmaaker. Generally speaking, the art, music, and literature of the Church today have tended. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

As insightful as Hans Rookmaaker's provocative book Modern Art and the Death of a Culture () was in tracing with broad strokes his concern with the cultural demise of Christian values in the post-Enlightenment West, Anderson and Dyrness make probing and illuminating use of the forty-five years of subsequent research to show that the sacred Pages:   Modern Art and the Death of a Culture by H.

Rookmaaker,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Modern art and the death of a culture by Rookmaaker, H. R.,Crossway Books, Apollos edition, in EnglishCited by: Henderik Roelof "Hans" Rookmaaker (Febru – Ma ) was a Dutch Christian scholar, professor, and author who wrote and lectured on art theory, art history, music, philosophy, and religion.

In he met Christian theologian Francis Schaeffer and became a member of L'Abri in and his wife Anky opened a Dutch branch of L'Abri in   Modern Art and the Life of a Culture, Jonathan A.

Anderson and William A. s Grove: InterVarsity Press, forthcoming June Summary: A response to the classic work Modern Art and the Death of a Culture by H.

Rookmaaker, arguing that Rookmaaker was unnecessarily pessimistic in his assessment of modern art, overlooking the religious impulses that. The book, written by an artist (Anderson - professor of art at Biola University) and a theologian (Dyrness - professor of theology and culture at Fuller Seminary), responds to Rookmaaker’s Modern Art and the Death of a Culture (MA&DoC).

Death may be the first word in its title, but the book is really about the triumph of life. Necessary Fiction, reviewed by Marina Sofia ''This is an important collection of stories, the tales from a part of the world that we rarely see literature translated, taking place during an important time in world history.Rookmaaker’s influential text, Modern Art and the Death of a Culture (), ‘pits modernism’s avant-garde against modernity’s scientific rationalism, faults both of them for harbouring an inescapable nihilism and then posits (Reformed) Christianity as the only viable ground for a third way’.

(62).Buy Modern Art and the Life of a Culture: The Religious Impulses of Modernism (Studies in Theology and the Arts) by Anderson, Jonathan A., Dyrness, William A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5).