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  • Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Artby Ann Lee Morgan

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 119.99

    The Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Art details the history of contemporary art through a chronology, an introduction, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 900 cross-referenced entries on important artists, styles, terms, and movements. more...

  • This Poemby Adeena Karasick

    Talonbooks 2016; US$ 19.99

    Poetic investigation of contemporary culture and our technomediatic saturated world in self-reflexive romp through shards and fragments of post-consumerist culture. more...

  • Tracing the Linesby Maia Joseph; Christine Kim; Chris Lee; Lai Larissa

    Talonbooks 2016; US$ 24.99

    Like an artist?s retrospective, Tracing the Lines marks a milestone in the life of an important public intellectual. more...

  • Concise Dictionary of Popular Cultureby Marcel Danesi

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 89.99

    In this user-friendly dictionary of popular culture, over 800 A-to-Z entries provide historical information, definitions, and brief commentaries about the theories, media forms, fads, celebrities and icons, genres, and commonly-used terms relevant to the study of popular culture. Includes cross-references and a thematic table of contents. more...

  • Painting in a State of Exceptionby Patrick Frank

    University Press of Florida 2016; US$ 79.95

    "Chronicles an important and little-known episode in the history of Argentine art and thoughtfully locates the movement within the complex cultural and political landscape of its time."--Abigail McEwen, University of Maryland, College Park Although it is one of Latin America's most significant postwar art movements, Nueva Figuración has long been... more...

  • Daphne's Dive (TCG Edition)by Quiara Alegría Hudes

    Theatre Communications Group 2016; US$ 14.99

    An engaging new work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Water by the Spoonful. more...

  • Design Educationby Robin Vande Zande

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 34.99

    Design Education: Creating Thinkers to Improve the World is a curricular resource that offers theoretical concepts and practical advice for teaching lessons in design to PreK-12 grade students. The book is for art educators at the preK-12 level in schools, museums, and enrichment programs, and university professors in teacher preparation programs.... more...

  • Colour Psychology Todayby June McLeod

    John Hunt Publishing 2016; US$ 7.99

    To pursue excellence through the intelligent appliance of colour. more...

  • Picasso's Brainby Christine Temple

    Little, Brown Book Group 2016; US$ 18.99

    Where does creativity come from? Why are some people more creative than others? Eminent neuropsychologist Christine Temple navigates a wide range of factors from the hard science (visual memory, spatial ability, brain functions) to the environmental (the 'mad genius' myth, and Gladwell's 10,000 hours of practice) in her study of what contributes... more...

  • Mirror Affectby Cristina Albu

    University of Minnesota Press 2016; Not Available

    For decades, contemporary artworks with reflective properties have stimulated public forms of spectatorship. According to Cristina Albu, these artworks, which can include elements such as mirrors, live video feedback, or sensors, draw attention to affective interdependence and mechanisms of social control.  In Mirror Affect , Albu provides a historical... more...