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  • Flowing Tracesby James H. Sanford; William R. LaFleur; Masatoshi Nagatomi

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 37.50

    According to the contributors to this volume, the relationship of Buddhism and the arts in Japan is less the rendering of Buddhist philosophical ideas through artistic imagery than it is the development of concepts and expressions in a virtually inseparable unity. By challenging those who consider religion to be the primary phenomenon and art the... more...

  • Coastal Landscapes (Collins Learn to Paint)by Ray Balkwill

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Learn to Paint Coastal Landscapes is a new title in the best-selling Collins Learn to Paint series. It features many step-by-step exercises and demonstration paintings of seascapes in watercolour, oils and pastels. more...

  • Coastal Landscapes (Collins Learn to Paint)by Ray Balkwill

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Learn to Paint Coastal Landscapes is a new title in the best-selling Collins Learn to Paint series. It features many step-by-step exercises and demonstration paintings of seascapes in watercolour, oils and pastels. more...

  • Opiumby Donald Wigal

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Opium, once used for ritual purposes, is a substance which dulls pain and offers access to an artificial world, and has long been idealized by artists and markets. Baudelaire, Picasso, and Dickens were all inspired to create by the blue clouds of smoke. Known as either a sacred drug or the worst of poisons, opium rapidly became popular in Great Britain... more...

  • Opiumby Donald Wigal

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Opium, einst für rituelle Zwecke verwendet, ist eine Substanz, die Schmerzen dämpft und Zugang zu einer künstlichen Welt bietet. Lange wurde es von Künstlern und Konsumenten idealisiert. Baudelaire, Picasso und Dickens waren begeistert, künstlerische Inspiration mithilfe des blauen Rauches zu bekommen. Entweder als heilige Droge oder schlimmstes Gift... more...

  • Opiumby Donald Wigal

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    L?opium, cette substance autrefois utilisée à des fins rituelles contre la douleur et offrant l?accès à un univers artificiel, fut longtemps idéalisée par les artistes et les écrivains. baudelaire, malraux, cocteau, tous s?inspirèrent des nuages de la fée bleue pour créer. drogue sacrée ou bien pire des poisons, l?opium devint rapidement populaire... more...

  • Opiumby Donald Wigal

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Opium, einst für rituelle Zwecke verwendet, ist eine Substanz, die Schmerzen dämpft und Zugang zu einer künstlichen Welt bietet. Lange wurde es von Künstlern und Konsumenten idealisiert. Baudelaire, Picasso und Dickens waren begeistert, künstlerische Inspiration mithilfe des blauen Rauches zu bekommen. Entweder als heilige Droge oder schlimmstes Gift... more...

  • Language in Public Spaces in Japanby Nanette Gottlieb

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    This book throws light on ideologies, practices and sociocultural developments currently shaping language use in Japan by departing from the more common investigation of language in private contexts and examining aspects of the language found in a range of significant public spaces, from the material (an international airport, the streets of Tokyo,... more...

  • Institutional Timeby Judy Chicago

    The Monacelli Press 2014; US$ 19.95

    A revered teacher and the most influential feminist artist of our time, Judy Chicago provides an autobiographical look at higher education in art, a must-read for aspiring artists and educators in studio art programs.    How should women?and men?be prepared for a career in today?s art world? For more than a decade, Judy Chicago has been formulating... more...

  • Anatomy Lessons From the Great Mastersby Robert Beverly Hale; Terence Coyle

    Ten Speed Press 2014; US$ 22.99

    This classic book, whose foremost author was one of the great artistic anatomy teachers of the twentieth century, is an invaluable instructor and reference guide for any professional, amateur, or student artist who depicts the human form. Revealing the drawing principles behind one hundred inspiring masterpieces, the book presents work by Leonardo,... more...