Books

Böhme G., Critique of Aesthetic Capitalism, Mimesis International, Milano-Udine 2017.

Summary

Introduction 1. Critique of the aesthetic economy 2. Critique of Growth 3. the Performance Principle and the realm of freedom 4. The taste for the ordinary. The fate of distinction in the age of the aesthetic economy 5. Progress in the commodity aesthetic 6. Strolling in the shopping mall. The Nord-West-Zentrum in Frankfurt 7. Plaster and Camouflage. Architecture and facade aesthetics.