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The art of the motorcycle / Guggenheim Museum.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Guggenheim Museum, c1998.
Description:
427 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Notes:
Published in conjunction with the exhibition The art of the motorcycle, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, June 26-September 12, 1998. The exhibition is made possible by BMW.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 398-426).
Contents:
Preface / Thomas Krens -- Issues in the evolution of the motorcycle / Charles M. Falco -- Cycles of paradox / Mark Taylor, José Márquez -- Song of the sausage creature / Hunter S. Thompson -- The art of the motorcycle: Outlaws, animals, and sex machines / Ted Polhemus -- Bikes were always work for me / Dennis Hopper -- Freedom of death: Notes on the motorcycle in film and video / Art Simon -- Bosozoku (motorcycle gangs) / Ikuya Sato -- To the edge: Motorcycles and danger / Melissa Holbrook Pierson -- Inventing the motorcycle: 1868-1919 / Vanessa Rocco -- The machine age: 1922-1929 / Matthew Drutt -- New world orders: 1930-1944 / Matthew Drutt -- Freedom and postwar mobility: 1946-1958 / Greg Jordan -- Popular culture/counterculture: 1960-1969 / Greg Jordan -- Getting aaway from it all: 1969-1978 / Sarah Botts -- The consumer years: 1982-1989 / Sarah Botts -- Retro/revolutionary: 1993-1998 / Ultan Guilfoyle -- Bibliography / Charles M. Falco.
Subject(s):
MotorcyclesHistoryExhibitions [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 0810969122
  • 0892072075 (pbk.) :
LCCN:
98219039
OCLC:
39697412
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