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- F+W Media 2013; US$ 26.95
In this inspirational volume, artist and author Pam Carriker offers uninhibited mixed-media play while encouraging you to look at your work with a newly evaluative eye and determine what works for you.Create your own art journal while using a variety of mixed-media techniques and explore seven important elements of art: Color Texture Shape ... more...
- University of Delaware Press 2013; US$ 44.99
This book analyzes the genre subjects created by Jean Siméon Chardin in the 1730s and 1740s as exemplars of a period-specific aesthetic known as the goût moderne or Modern taste, a category shaped by the literary Quarrel of the Ancients versus the Moderns. more...
- F+W Media 2013; US$ 24.99
Mixed media or mystery? There's a secret to understanding the mystery behind the hidden message in a work of mixed-media art. As Seth Apter knows, if you can get to know the artist, you will get to know the art. The Mixed Media Artist unlocks this mystery and provides an intimate look into the hearts, souls and creative processes of over 40 inspiring... more...
- Abbeville Publishing Group 2013; US$ 8.99
The leading lexicon of contemporary art returns in an expanded, full-color third edition and is now available for the first time as an ebook. An indispensable guide for art-world neophytes and seasoned professionals alike, the best-selling ArtSpeak returns in a revised and expanded third edition, illustrated in full color. Nearly 150 alphabetical... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 73.85
At the zone of intersection between imagery, law, and the economy, the defamatory image is charged with a particularly explosive significance. While a ?pedagogy of shame? was used in the Late Middle Ages in order to punish debtors and other violators of contracts, the defamatory image remains to this day a vehicle for the moral denunciation... more...
- University of Virginia Press 2014; US$ 34.95
Glamour subverts convention. Models, images, and even landscapes can skew ordinary ways of seeing when viewed through the lens of photography, suggesting new worlds imbued with fantasy, mystery, sexuality, and tension. In Old Fields, John Stilgoe?one of the most original observers of his time?offers a poetic and controversial exploration of the... more...
- University of Virginia Press 2013; US$ 32.50
Commemoration lies at the poetic, historiographic, and social heart of human community. It is how societies define themselves and is central to the institution of the city. Addressing the complex ways that monuments in the United States have been imagined, created, and perceived from the colonial period to the present, Commemoration in America... more...
- Verlag Scheidegger & Spiess 2013; US$ 11.99
Eine aus knapp hundert Zeichnungen und Aquarellen bestehende Werkgruppe Alberto Giacomettis ist 2012, nach dem Tod des Bruders Bruno, als Legat ins Kunsthaus Zürich gekommen. Dieses Zeichnungskonvolut repräsentiert Alberto Giacomettis ganzes Schaffen, von den frühen Jahren in Stampa bis in die Pariser Zeit. Darunter befinden sich Kopien nach Werken... more...
- Chronicle Books LLC 2012; US$ 12.99
International pop artist David Shrigley's intuitive scrawls and deadpan humor mine unsettling truths and deliver anxious amusements. This all-new collection of his addictively entertaining work welcomes the uninitiated and rewards the faithful with a fresh dive into Shrigley's dark, strange world. more...