Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Modern Eye” as Want to Read:
The Modern Eye
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Modern Eye

4.43  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  1 Review
In an exploration of modern existential experience unparalleled in the history of art, Edvard Munch, the internationally renowned Norwegian painter, printmaker and draftsman, sought to translate personal trauma into universal terms and in the process to comprehend the fundamental components of human existence: birth, love and death. Inspired by personal experience, as well ...more
Published June 1st 2012 by Tate Publishing (UK)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Modern Eye, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Modern Eye

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
May 19, 2015 Edward marked it as to-read
Sponsor's Foreword
Directors' Forewords
Introduction: Edvard Munch: The Modern Eye, by Angela Lampe and Clément Chéroux

--Medium as Muse
--Munch, Medium Specificity and Modernity, Nicholas Cullinan

--Dislocated Motifs: Munch's Tendency Towards Repetition, Angela Lampe
Notes, Edvard Munch

--'Write your life!': Photography and Autobiography, Clément Chéroux

--Optical Space
--Depth of Field, Clément Chéroux

--On Stage
--Munch and Max Reinhardt's Modern Stage, Angela Lampe
--How Munch
Nicola Mayne
Nicola Mayne rated it it was amazing
Feb 19, 2016
M'Erin rated it it was amazing
Jul 13, 2014
John rated it really liked it
Feb 28, 2015
Steven rated it it was amazing
Apr 23, 2014
Mark rated it liked it
Apr 09, 2016
Guillem rated it really liked it
May 07, 2016
Sylvia Wright
Sylvia Wright marked it as to-read
Feb 15, 2013
Angela marked it as to-read
May 26, 2014
Glool marked it as to-read
Jan 18, 2015
Brando Barrios robles
Brando Barrios robles marked it as to-read
May 17, 2015
Tayebe marked it as to-read
Dec 22, 2015
Wendy is currently reading it
Jan 02, 2016
Eva Winter
Eva Winter marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2016
Jesus Roda
Jesus Roda marked it as to-read
May 07, 2016
Omanskiy marked it as to-read
Jun 12, 2016
Alex marked it as to-read
Jul 30, 2016
Miriam marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Edvard Munch was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late 19th-century Symbolism and greatly influenced German Expressionism in the early 20th century. One of his most well-known works is The Scream of 1893.
More about Edvard Munch...

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »