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- Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 27.01
Hauptbeschreibung Das Goethe-Jahrbuch 2006 dokumentiert herausragende Beiträge des Symposiums junger Goetheforscher 2005 in Weimar. Es enthält Abhandlungen zur Rezeption Goethescher Werke in der Gegenwart und beleuchtet am Beispiel Walter Scotts Goethes Rezeption zeitgenössischer Werke. In einem weiteren Beitrag ist das Thema "Goethes Skelett - Goethes... more...
- J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2007; US$ 27.86
Von den Rezensenten gelobt, von den Lesern geschätzt ? das Metzler Kunsthistoriker Lexikon in der 2. Auflage. Vorgestellt werden 210 deutschsprachige Kunsthistoriker seit dem 17. Jahrhundert. Lebenswege und Leistungen werden facettenreich geschildert. Die Neuauflage ist erweitert um umfangreiche Artikel u. a. zu: Sir Ernst Gombrich, Julius Held, Erica... more...
- University of California Press 2003; US$ 15.95
Long before e-mail and the Internet permeated society, Roy Ascott, a pioneering British artist and theorist, coined the term "telematic art" to describe the use of online computer networks as an artistic medium. In Telematic Embrace Edward A. Shanken gathers, for the first time, an impressive compilation of more than three decades of Ascott's philosophies... more...
- Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 9.99
This clear and concise 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$ 125.95
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 on... more...
- Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 59.99
This work traces significant changes in 20th-century American culture through the career of Gilbert Seldes. Seldes' book "The Seven Lively Arts" produced a wide debate among intellectuals about the so-called "popular arts" (film, broadcasting, cartoons) and their importance to American culture. more...
- Intellect 2005; US$ 10.00
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 2014; 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... more...