Kunst, Markt, Kommunikation
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Adeli, Jamila: Kunst, Markt, Kommunikation: Die zeitgenössische Kunstwelt in Indien im Wandel (2000-2018), Heidelberg ; Berlin: CrossAsia-eBooks, 2021 (Media and Cultural Studies, Vol. 2). https://doi.org/10.11588/xabooks.849

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Published 25.08.2021.


Jamila Adeli

Kunst, Markt, Kommunikation

Die zeitgenössische Kunstwelt in Indien im Wandel (2000-2018)

Media and Cultural Studies

Contemporary visual art has long since ceased to take place only in Western art centres. In particular, "emerging art markets" such as India or China, with their aspiring middle and upper classes, have increasingly attracted the attention of the global art field since the beginning of the 2000s. However, these art markets do not simply fit into the Western art establishment, but differentiate themselves into (trans)local art fields. This book traces how (trans)local art institutions, knowledge spaces and resources have evolved in India between 2000 and 2018 and suggests that the transformation of the contemporary art world in India can be understood as a decided process of localisation. Based on the India Art Fair, the Kochi-Muziris-Biennale and the positioning and practices of local art actors in Mumbai, Delhi and Kochi, a new self-understanding of the art-interested Indian society becomes visible, which increasingly leads to emancipation from Western art centres.


"Die Inder kommen!"
Art Worlding in Indien
1. Lokalisierung, Agency und Kunst als sozialer Interaktionsraum
2. Methodische Zugänge
Lokalisierungsprozesse im Feld der Kunst
3. Ausdifferenzierung und Institutionalisierung der Kunstwelt in Mumbai und Delhi
4. IAF und KMB
Bildung von kulturellem und symbolischem Kapital
5. Neue mediale Adressaten und Wissensräume der zeitgenössischen Kunst
Fazit und Ausblick
Literatur- und Quellenverzeichnis