A354 - Contemporary Art: 1960 to the Present

Fine Arts Librarian

Kristina Keogh
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Art Journals

A sampling of research journals in the arts. Click to see Fine Arts Library holdings and online full text access.

Search for Online Full-Text Journals.


The following resources will help you with your Contemporary Art research.

For additional help see the list of Art & Art History Resources.

Browsing Contemporary Art

Try browsing (in the Reference, Oversize, and Stacks sections) the N500's to N6000's.

This area includes:

  • Major biennial/triennial exhibition catalogs -e.g. Whitney Biennial, Documenta, Venice Biennial (Biennale di Venezia), Carnegie International…
  • Contemporary or modern art history surveys
  • Subject-specific surveys
  • Selected major gallery or museum catalogs

Finding Art and Design Research Articles

Use these art and design databases to search for scholarly articles from art journals.

Criticism and Reviews of Contemporary Art

In addition to the art databases, try these newspaper and multidisciplinary databases to find reviews or criticism about contemporary art and artists.


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