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  • Wortgefechteby Kirsten Baumann

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 2002; US$ 47.86

    Das Jahr 1927 wird als Beginn einer völkisch-fundamentalistischen Kunstpublizistik angesehen, die bereits um die Jahrhundertwende unter anderem von Ferdinand Avenarius und Henry Thode formulierte antisemitischen und antiliberale Topoi zur "nationalen Kunst" aufgriff und in bis dahin nicht gekannter Aggressivität und Kompromißlosigkeit gegen... more...

  • Mit dem "Talent der Augen"by Sabine Schlenker

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 2007; US$ 34.44

    Emil Heilbut (1861 - 1921) hat als Kritiker, Vermittler, Händler und Sammler wesentlich dazu beigetragen, die moderne Kunst im Deutschen Kaiserreich durchzusetzen und zu etablieren. Ende des 19. und zu Beginn des 20. Jahrhunderts veröffentlichte er in zahlreichen Zeitschriften und Zeitungen Beiträge zur deutschen, französischen, englischen und skandinavischen... more...

  • The New Art Historyby Jonathan Harris

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 38.95

    The New Art History provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental changes which have occurred in both the institutions and practice of art history over the last thirty years. Jonathan Harris examines and accounts for the new approaches to the study of art which have been grouped loosely under the term 'the new art history'. He distinguishes... more...

  • Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Centuryby Chris Murray

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 30.95

    Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century offers a unique and authoritative guide to theories of art from Ancient Greece to the end of the Victorian era, written by an international panel of expert contributors. Arranged chronologically to provide an historical framework, the 43 entries analyze the ideas of key philosophers, historians,... more...

  • Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Centuryby Chris Murray

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 30.95

    Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century offers a unique and authoritative guide to modern responses to art. Featuring 48 essays on the most important twentieth century writers and thinkers and written by an international panel of expert contributors, it introduces readers to key approaches and analytical tools used in the study of contemporary... more...

  • A Companion to Art Theoryby Carolyn Wilde; Paul Smith

    Wiley 2008; US$ 232.95

    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...

  • Multi-mediaby Nick Kaye

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 43.95

    Multi-media charts the development of multi-media video, installation and performance in a unique dialogue between theoretical analysis and specially commissioned documentations by some of the world?s foremost artists. Nick Kaye explores the interdisciplinary history and character of experimental practices shaped in exchanges between music, installation,... more...

  • Biographies & Spaceby Dana Arnold; Joanna Sofaer Derevenski

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 140.00

    Bringing together a collection of high-profile authors, Biographies and Space presents essays exploring the relationship between biography and space and how specific subjects are used as a means of explaining sets of social, cultural and spatial relationships. Biographical methods of historical investigation can bring out the authentic voice of... more...

  • After Criticismby Gavin Butt

    Wiley 2008; US$ 145.95

    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...