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ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM)

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ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogues, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with approximately 12-13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
A database of references to the literature of modern and contemporary art, abstracting art journals, exhibition catalogues and other documentation.


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