Hubert van den Berg's research while affiliated with University of Groningen and other places

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Dieses Lexikon bietet ein Panorama der ästhetischen Avantgarde des 20. Jahrhunderts, wie sie sich insbesondere in Europa und Amerika mit Ausläufern nach Asien und dem südlichen Mittelmeerraum manifestiert hat. Die Avantgarde bildete ein Geflecht von Gruppierungen, Bewegungen, Ismen, Strömungen, Tendenzen, von Einzelkünstlern, Galeristen, Verlegern,...
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The genre of the manifesto belongs to the key elements of avant-garde textuality. As such, the manifesto has received considerable attention in recent avant-garde research. Many articles, chapters in general studies on the avant-garde, several collections of essays, monographs and annotated anthologies have been devoted to the manifesto in the past...
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How can we outline the historical and geographical spread of the so-called "historical avant-garde" An examination of the historiographical status of a few movements that are commonly considered as part of this avant-garde illustrates the lack of a consensus. For instance, some accounts ascribe a pivotal or privileged role to cubism and expressioni...

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... For this reason, scholarly studies distinguish between a historical avant-garde and a neo-avant-garde or post-avant-garde. 4 This differ entiation implies that the avant-garde is subject to historical processes. Seen in this light, one may presume that artworks that were once regarded as provocative and innovative lost their provoking effects over time. ...