|Chapter title||Desert Islands: Magic and Modernity in the work of Ithell Colquhoun|
This article analyses the role of magic and related practices in the artwork and writings of the English surrealist Ithell Colquhoun. Rather than being considered as marginal activities, alchemy and magic are considered here as core ingredients of modernist art practice, situating Colquhoun within the advanced art of her time.
|Keywords||Ithell Colquhoun, Surrealism, Magic, Modernism|
|Book title||Intersections: Women Artists / Surrealism / Modernism|
|Publisher||Manchester University Press|
|Published in print||26 Sep 2016|
|Place of publication||Manchester, UK|