By Karl Rosenkranz,Andrei Pop,Mechtild Widrich
Translated into English for the 1st time, Aesthetics of Ugliness is an necessary paintings for students and scholars of contemporary aesthetics and modernist paintings, literary stories and cultural idea, which essentially reworks conceptual understandings of what it potential for a specific thing to be ugly.
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Aesthetics of Ugliness: A Critical Edition by Karl Rosenkranz,Andrei Pop,Mechtild Widrich