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  • Play and Participation in Contemporary Arts Practicesby Tim Stott

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 140.00

    This book engages debates in current art criticism concerning the turn toward participatory works of art. In particular, it analyzes ludic participation, in which play and games are used organizationally so that participants actively engage with or complete the work of art through their play. Here Stott explores the complex and systematic organization... more...

  • Odyssey of Cultureby Yan Zhou

    Springer 2015; US$ 129.00

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  • Video Art Theoryby Helen Westgeest

    Wiley 2015; US$ 89.95

    Helen Westgeest is Assistant Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art History at Leiden University, the Netherlands. Her most recent publication is Photography Theory in Historical Perspective: Case Studies from Contemporary Art ( co-authored with Hilde Van Gelder, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011). Westgeest is also editor and a contributor of Take Place:... more...

  • Göttliche Kinderby Michaela Stark

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 57.63

    Mythen von Geburt und Kindheitstaten der Götter und Heroen sind sowohl in der literarischen Überlieferung als auch in der Bilderwelt des antiken Griechenland präsent. Michaela Stark betrachtet das momentan in der Forschung intensiv diskutierte Thema "Kindheit" von einem neuen Standpunkt aus und gewinnt auf dieser Grundlage neue Erkenntnisse... more...

  • Discoveries in Western Tibet and the Western Himalayasby Amy Heller; Giacomella Orofino

    BRILL 2007; US$ 105.00

    Archaeological discoveries and scientific research focused on western Tibet and the western Himalayas have resulted in a redefinition of the historical and cultural processes of the entire Indo-Tibetan civilization. This title presents the proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the Iats, 2003. more...

  • Facts and Artefacts - Art in the Islamic Worldby Annette Hagedorn; Avinoam Shalem

    BRILL 2007; US$ 278.00

    The scholarly search on the art of the object is of enduring interest and enjoys a new renaissance in the last few years. This book mainly explores the art and craft of Islamic artefacts and presents to the reader a diverse range of approaches. Despite this variety, in which also artefacts of the pre-Islamic, period as well as 'orientalized'... more...

  • Ancient Near Eastern Art in Contextby Marian Feldman; Jack Cheng

    BRILL 2007; US$ 214.00

    Covers topics such as: palatial and temple architecture, royal sculpture, gender in the ancient Near East, and interdisciplinary studies that range from fourth millennium BCE to modern ethnography and cover Sumer, Assyria, Babylonia, Iran, Syria, Urartu, and the Levant. more...

  • Memoirs of Journeys to Venice and the Low Countriesby Albrecht Durer; Rudolf Tombo

    The Floating Press 1913; US$ 6.99

    This early travelogue gives readers a fascinating glimpse into European life and customs in the Renaissance and early modern periods. The book recounts author Albrecht Durer's travels in and observations of Italy and the Netherlands on the cusp of the sixteenth century. more...

  • Bildende Künste im Dritten Reichby Daniel Zaidan

    Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 29.97

    Die Kunst im Dritten Reich ist zweiundsechzig Jahre nach dessen Ende in Deutschland noch immer ein verdrängtes Thema. Obwohl es in allen Kunstgattungen, in Architektur, Skulptur und Malerei, unter viel Zweitrangigem auch erstklassige Künstler und erstklassige Werke gab, wird diesem Thema weder im Kunstunterricht an den Schulen noch in den Hochschulen... more...

  • Deutsch-russische Geschäftsbeziehungen: Analyse von Missverständnissenby Julia Grekova

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 29.97

    Internationales Business hat eine eigene Sprache und es herrschen eigene Regeln. Die Gesetzmäßigkeiten sind überall auf der Welt gleich, Kulturunterschiede hervorzuheben ist ein schlechter Ton. Nein, sagt Julia Grekova. Gerade das Bewusstwerden der Unterschiede und welche das sind, hilft in interkulturellen Beziehungen des Geschäftslebens Konflikte... more...