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  • The State of Art Criticismby James Elkins; Michael Newman

    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...

  • Art and Pluralismby Nigel Whiteley

    Liverpool University Press 2012; US$ 60.00

    This book examines the writings of Lawrence Alloway (1926-1990), one of the most influential and widely-respected art writers of the post-War years. Art and Pluralism provides a close and critical reading of Alloway’s writings, and sets his work in the cultural and political context of the London and New York art worlds of the 1950s to the early... more...

  • 2011by

    De Gruyter Saur 2010; US$ 232.00

    Up-to-date information on some 7,000 institutions and approx. 12,000 persons in public life in Bavaria: authorities and departments of local, state and federal administration jurisdiction syndicates and other organizations from politics, business, academic life, the arts etc. notaries, church offices, schools, universities, museums, libraries, hospitals,... more...

  • A Companion to Art Theoryby Carolyn Wilde; Paul Smith

    Wiley 2008; US$ 225.95

    The Companion provides an accessible critical survey of Western visual art theory from sources in Classical, Medieval and Renaissance thought through to contemporary writings. 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...

  • After Criticismby Gavin Butt

    Wiley 2008; US$ 140.95

    It has recently become apparent that criticism has fallen on hard times. Either commodification is deemed to have killed it off, or it has become institutionally routine. This book explores contemporary approaches which have sought to renew criticism's energies in the wake of a 'theatrical turn' in recent visual arts practice, and the emergence of... 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...

  • Paint or Pixelby Jane Frank

    NonStop Press 2008; US$ 19.95

    This collection of art and essays, by the best of today?s science fiction and fantasy artists—including Joe Devito, John Howe, Janny Wurts, Frank Wu, and others—presents candid opinions behind the revolution now taking place in the field. Are computers creating a seismic shift in the creation of sf&f art, or are they just another tool in the artist?s... more...