Contemporary Art Appreciation 101: How to Understand What's Contemporary Art and What's Snot

Boca Raton, FL: Self published, 2006. First Edition, one of 400 copies. A good natured, gently satirical look at the contemporary art world, framed as the textbook for "Earl Bronsteen's Online School of Art." Profusely illustrated in color throughout, with photographs, collages, prints, and numerous tipped and laid in pieces.

After retiring from careers in finance and real estate, Earl Bronsteen embarked a second career as an artist, first as a photographer and later as a conceptual artist. In addition to this book, published when he was 79, Bronsteen self-published "The Adventures of a Free Lunch Junkie," detailing his attending various seminars and sales pitches around Boca Raton for the express purpose of receiving free meals.

Near Fine in perfect bound, laminated wrappers with tabbed fore-edges.

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