Wolfgang Kemp

Wolfgang Kemp, born in 1946 in Frankfurt, is professor of art history at Hamburg University. His previous publications at Hanser: John Ruskin (Leben und Werk. 1819 – 1983), and Vertrauliche Berichte über den Verkauf einer Kommode und andere Kunstgeschichten (2002).


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Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs

Why Germany of all places? A hundred years ago there were many good reasons for English writers to cross the Channel and travel along the Rhine, spend a few weeks in Berlin, tour the island of ...

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Confidential Report on the Sale of a Bureau and Other Stories about Art

Confidential Report on the Sale of a Bureau and Other Stories about Art

If you have always suspected that studios, galleries and museums are meeting places for a disproportionate number of strange people, Wolfgang Kemp has written the perfect book for you. His art ...

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The Desire of My Eyes

The Desire of My Eyes

This "tour de force of analysis" (Joel Agee) examines the life and work of the prolific, visionary writer, painter and critic. Kemp finds in Ruskin's life -- which spanned the same years as Queen ...

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Wolfgang Kemp

Awards

2018 Sigmund-Freud-Preis der Deutschen Akademie für Sprache und Dichtung

Bibliographie

Im Carl Hanser Verlag sind erschienen
1983 John Ruskin
2002 Vertraulicher Bericht über den Verkauf einer Kommode und andere Kunstgeschichten
2010 Foreign Affairs. Die Abenteuer einiger Engländer in Deutschland 1900-1945 (ET: 8. Februar 2010)

Weitere Veröffentlichungen (Auswahl)
1986 Sermo Corporeus. Die Erzählung der mittelalterlichen Glasfenster
1994 Christliche Kunst. Ihre Anfänge, ihre Strukturen
1996 Die Räume der Maler. Zur Bilderzählung seit Giotto
1979-1983 Theorie der Fotografie, 3 Bände