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- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 108.43
Der Kunsthistoriker Richard Hamann setzte sich in unterschiedlichen Rollen mit moderner Kunst auseinander. Das Buch untersucht die Wechselwirkungen zwischen universitärer und außeruniversitärer Kunstgeschichte sowie mit dem politischen Feld. Wie sich neben dem "Fanatiker der Sachlichkeit" auch andere Kunsthistoriker zur Moderne positioniert... more...
- IPS Books 2014; US$ 4.99
The concept behind fractal geometry is extremely difficult to explain . . . but easy to see and enjoy. Eric Hammel, a professional author of military history books, is unable to explain fractals in a way that will be clear to anyone else, but most mathematicians can?t explain fractals in language most people can understand. The simplest explanation... more...
- OUP Oxford 2004; US$ 7.99
This clear and concise new introduction examines all the major debates and issues using a wide range of well-known examples. Importantly, this book explains how the traditional emphasis on periods and styles originates in western art production and can obscure other approaches, as well as art from non-western cultures. more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 51.95 US$ 45.02
Edges of Empire is a timely reassessment of the history and legacy of Orientalist art and visual culture through its focus on the intersection between modernization, modernism and Orientalism. Covers indigenous art and agency, contemporary practices of collection and display, and a survey of key Orientalist tropes Contains original essays... more...
- Intellect Books Ltd 2005; US$ 32.00
This book looks at the transformation that Art and Art history is undergoing through engagement with the digital revolution. Since its initiation in 1985, CHArt (Computers and the History of Art) has set out to promote interaction between the rapidly developing new Information Technology and the study and practice of Art. It has become increasingly... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2003; US$ 75.00
Takes up the commonly unexplored question of what is actually present in art?what aspects have survived the vicissitudes of time. International and interdisciplinary, this volume conducts readers into a discussion of the significance of personal response to works of art. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 39.95
Art criticism is spurned by universities, but widely produced and read. It is seldom theorized and its history has hardly been investigated. The State of Art Criticism presents an international conversation among art historians and critics that considers the relation between criticism and art history and poses the question of whether criticism may... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 24.95
Art History: The Basics is a concise and accessible introduction for the general reader and the undergraduate approaching the history of art for the first time at college or university. It will give you answers to questions like: What is art and art history? What are the main methodologies used to understand art? How have ideas about... more...
- Pearson Education 2010; US$ 39.99
This is the eBook version of the printed book. If the print book includes a CD-ROM, this content is not included within the eBook version. One of the most talented digital artists working in the medium shares his secrets for creating stunning art using Adobe Photoshop. A master class for the experienced Photoshop artist, this beautifully illustrated... more...
- Reaktion Books 2006; US$ 45.00
Beyond Vision is the first English-language collection of essays on art by Pavel Florensky (1882?1937), Russian philosopher, priest, linguist, scientist, mathematician ? and art historian. In addition to seven essays by Florensky, the book includes a biographical introduction and an examination of Florensky?s contribution as an art historian by Nicoletta... more...