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12 - Visual Arts - Art and Power: Jaar : journal articles in databases

A research guide for Year 12 HSC Visual Arts module 'art and power'. Includes links to online articles and other information.

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The Aesthetics of Witnessing: A Conversation with Alfredo Jaar.

By: Phillips, Patricia C. Art Journal. Fall2005, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p6-27.

Subjects: ARTISTS; COMMUNITY arts projects; INSTALLATION art; PUBLIC art; Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers; Independent visual artists and artisans; Administration of General Economic Programs; JAAR, Alfredo -- Interviews


A Landscape of Tragedy : New Debates in Alfredo Jaar's "Politics of Images".

By: MacQueen, Kathleen. Afterimage. Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p8-15

Subjects: SUFFERING in art; FATHERS; DEATH; PHOTOGRAPHY -- Moral & ethical aspects; JAAR, Alfredo; CARTER, Kevin, 1960-1994

Alfredo Jaar facing Lament of the Images.

Art in America. Feb2014, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p36-36. 

Folding Trauma: On Alfredo Jaar's installations and interventions.

By: Levan, Michael. Performance Research. Mar2011, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p80-90

Subjects: PAINTING; MODERNISM (Art); RWANDA; NYAMATA (Rwanda); JAAR, Alfredo

Rwanda Revisualized: Genocide, Photography, and the Era of the Witness.

By: Möller, Frank. Alternatives: Global, Local, Political. Apr-Jun2010, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p113-136

Subjects: GENOCIDE; PHOTOGRAPHIC images -- Psychological aspects; PHOTOGRAPHY -- Philosophy; CRITICAL thinking; REFLECTIVE learning; GENOCIDE -- Sociological aspects; PHOTOJOURNALISM; RWANDA; JAAR, Alfredo; LYONS, Robert; TORGOVNIK, Jonathan

Invisible Again.

By: Mirzoeff, Nicholas. African Arts. Autumn2005, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p36-96

Subjects: GENOCIDE in art; ART; ARTS; SOUTH Africa; RWANDA; PERESS, Gilles; JAAR, Alfredo