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  • 123 Si!by San Antonio Museum of Art

    Trinity University Press 2012; US$ 7.99

    What better way to learn how to count than with eye-catching works of art? From fanciful folk Mexican puppets, Egyptian eyes, and lively masks to golden antiquities, Olmec era sculpture, and European paintings, children will become armchair world travelers while being introduced to the world of art and learning how to count from one to ten. This bilingual... more...

  • Abstraction and Empathyby Wilhelm Worringer

    Ivan R. Dee 1997; US$ 18.99

    Worringer's classic study argues that in historical periods of anxiety and uncertainty, man seeks to abstract objects from their unpredictable state and transform them into absolute, transcendental forms. With an introduction by Hilton Kramer. more...

  • In the Aftermath of Artby Donald Preziosi; Johanne Lamoureux

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 43.95

    By juxtaposing issues and problems, Donald Preziosi's latest collection of essays, In the Aftermath of Art , opens up multiple interpretive possibilities by bringing to the surface hidden resonances in the implications of each text. In re-reading his own writings, Preziosi opens up alternatives to contemporary discourses on art history and visual... more...

  • Digital Painting Techniquesby 3dtotal.Com

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 51.95

    Discover the tips, tricks and techniques that really work for concept artists, matte painters and animators. Compiled by the team at 3dtotal.com, Digital Painting Techniques, Volume 1 offers digital inspiration with hands-on insight and techniques from professional digital artists. More than just a gallery book - within Digital Painting Techniques... more...

  • Art History Versus Aestheticsby James Elkins

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 39.95

    In this unprecedented collection, over twenty of the world's most prominent thinkers on the subject including Arthur Danto, Stephen Melville, Wendy Steiner, Alexander Nehamas, and Jay Bernstein ponder the disconnect between these two disciplines. The volume has a radically innovative structure: it begins with introductions, and centres on an animated... more...

  • Raphael JS Vector Graphicsby Damian Dawber

    Packt Publishing 2013; US$ 14.99

    A stepbystep guide to understanding the principles underlying vector drawing, using illustrations and code demos along with interactive maps to fully exploit the JavaScript library to create a data visualization widget.Learning Raphaël JS Vector Graphics has been written for anyone with an interest in frontend browser technologies with little or no... more...

  • Johann Joachim Winckelmann on Art, Architecture, and Archaeologyby Johann Joachim Winckelmann; David Carter

    Boydell & Brewer 2013; Not Available

    Modern English translations of several of the most important essays of Winckelmann, one of the fathers of art history and archaeology and a strong influence on Goethe and Schiller and Weimar Classicism. more...

  • How the Materiality of Paint is Intrinsic to the Work of Artby Sharon Orleans Lawrence

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2013; US$ 159.95

    With the invention and ascendance of photography, film and telematics art, has the art of painting become redundant? This book centers on the argument that oil painting, as art-making, remains viable and necessary as a contemporary medium. It does so by examining the materiality present in paint and how it contributes to a viewer’s engagement... more...

  • Das bildnerische Denken: Charles S. Peirceby Franz Engel; Moritz Queisner; Tullio Viola

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 86.73

    "I do not think I ever reflect in words: I employ visual diagrams [...]" Diese Selbstbeschreibung von Charles S. Peirce (1839-1914) bildet den Ausgangspunkt für eine neue Sicht auf das Denken des amerikanischen Naturwissenschaftlers, Philosophen und Begründers des Pragmatismus und der Semiotik. Peirce war ein obsessiver Zeichner. Neben... more...

  • Fine Art and Perceptual Neuroscienceby Paul Hackett

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Over the past decade, the integration of psychology and fine art has sparked growing academic interest among researchers of these disciplines. The author, both a psychologist and artist, offers up a unique merger and perspective of these fields. Through the production of fine art, which is directly informed by neuroscientific and optical processes,... more...