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  • Essays on Art (Routledge Revivals)by A. Clutton-Brock

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    This collection of brief but insightful essays, though always returning to the author?s central conviction that the quality of artistic endeavour depends not on individuals of genius but on the attitude of the public towards art itself, examines a wide variety of unique but related issues: the relationship between natural and artistic beauty; the... more...

  • Auch Theorien haben ihre Schicksaleby Jürgen Stöhr

    transcript 2014; US$ 32.14

    Die theoretische Dreieckskonstellation des Hermeneutikers Max Imdahl, des Dekonstruktivisten Paul de Man und des Ikonologen Beat Wyss bietet in diesem Buch den Raum für ein virtuoses und labyrinthisches Ausspielen methodischer Paradigmen. Wie von selbst beginnen sich dabei die Fundamente der Kunstgeschichtsschreibung in Nichts aufzulösen. Jürgen Stöhrs... more...

  • Edges of Empireby Jocelyn Hackforth-Jones; Mary Roberts

    Wiley 2008; US$ 129.95

    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... more...

  • Art Is Not What You Think It Isby Donald Preziosi; Claire Farago

    Wiley 2011; US$ 30.95

    Art Is Not What You Think It Is utilizes original research to present a series of critical incursions into the current state of debate on the idea of art, making manifest what has been largely missing or unsaid in those discussions. Links museology, history, theory, and criticism to the realities of contemporary social conditions and shows... more...

  • Von Kunstworten und -wertenby Margrit Vogt

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 133.00

    German art criticism began to develop in the second half of the 18th century in periodicals of the Enlightenment and was modeled after French art theory and salon criticism. However, while Academy exhibitions in the Louvre attracted crowds of visitors and established French salon criticism, it was not before the 1760s that the founding... more...

  • Videogames and Artby Grethe Mitchell; Andy Clarke

    Intellect 2007; US$ 10.00

    Videogame art is developing as an area of burgeoning interest, departing from embryonic roots into a flourishing division of scholarly study. The collection provides both an overview of the field, positioning it within a social and commercial context with reference to other forms of digital and pictorial art, and to the mainstream videogames industry. more...

  • Digital Art Mastersby 3dtotal.Com

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 37.95

    Meet some of the finest digital 2D and 3D artists working in the industry today, and discover how they create some of the most innovative art in the world. More than just a gallery book - in Digital Arts Masters each artist has written a breakdown overview, with supporting imagery of how they made there piece of work. With Digital Arts Masters you'll... more...

  • Transdisciplinary Digital Artby Randy Adams; Steve Gibson; Stefan Müller Arisona

    Springer 2008; US$ 119.00

    This volume collects selected papers from the past two instances of Digital Art Weeks (Zurich, Switzerland) and Interactive Futures (Victoria, BC, Canada), two parallel festivals of digital media art. The work represented in Transdisciplinary Digital Art is a confirmation of the vitality and breadth of the digital arts. Collecting essays that broadly... more...

  • Cognitive Processes in the Perception of Artby W.R. Crozier; A.J. Chapman

    Elsevier Science 1984; US$ 72.95

    This book reviews progress and describes original research in the cognitive psychology of the arts. The invited contributors are leading authorities, and the topics which they cover include psychological approaches to symbols and meaning in art, issues in experimental aesthetics, the development in children of artistic production and appreciation,... more...

  • Chromophobiaby David Batchelor

    Reaktion Books 2000; US$ 19.95

    The central argument of Chromophobia is that a chromophobic impulse - a fear of corruption or contamination through color - lurks within much Western cultural and intellectual thought. more...