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  • Over the Topby Tim Benson

    Scribe Publications Pty Ltd. 2015; US$ 34.99

    To commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the Gallipoli landings, this groundbreaking book is a history of Australia at war as seen through the published work of Australia?s finest cartoonists. Australia has had, over the years, a political-cartoon heritage second to none. This book visually chronicles the fortunes and misfortunes of the Australian... more...

  • Barry Le Vaby Michael Maizels

    University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available

    Of the conceptual artists who began their careers in the 1960s and 1970s?Bruce Nauman, Chris Burden, Vito Acconci, and Mel Bochner among them?Barry Le Va may be the most elusive. As this first study of his work reveals, his rigorously planned art was instigated to mask its creator?s intentions and methods, presenting itself as an ?aftermath? of modernism?s... more...

  • New Deal Art in Alabamaby Anita Price Davis; Jimmy S. Emerson

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 65.00

    As the United States struggled to recover from the Great Depression, 24 towns in Alabama would directly benefit from some of the $83 million allocated by the Federal Government for public art works under the New Deal. In the words of Harold Lloyd Hopkins, administrator of the Federal Emergency Relief Act, "artists had to eat, too," and these... more...

  • A Companion to Roman Artby Barbara E. Borg

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00

    A Companion to Roman Art encompasses various artistic genres, ancient contexts, and modern approaches for a comprehensive guide to Roman art. ? Offers comprehensive and original essays on the study of Roman art ? Contributions from distinguished scholars with unrivalled expertise covering a broad range of international approaches ? Focuses... more...

  • Deutschland und Milletby Andrea Meyer

    Deutscher Kunstverlag 2015; Not Available

    Das Buch analysiert erstmals die Rezeption des Werkes Jean-François Millets (1814?1875) in Deutschland von der Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts bis hin zur Ära des Nationalsozialimus in Abhängigkeit von den jeweiligen kulturellen, politischen und historischen Rahmenbedingungen. Dabei rücken nicht nur die Kunstliteratur, sondern auch die Sammlungsaktivitäten... more...

  • Der Baum: Bäume beeindruckend fotografierenby Charlie Dombrow; Ulrich Dorn

    Franzis Verlag 2015; Not Available

    Vor ungezählten Generationen gekeimt, von Wind und Wetter gezeichnet, stehen beeindruckende Baumveteranen in deutschen Landschaften und grünen noch immer, manchmal monumental, manchmal skurril, doch stets ehrwürdig und bewundernswert. Solche Charakterbäume eignen sich hervorragend für stimmungs- und ausdrucksvolle fotografische Porträts. Charlie Dombrow,... more...

  • Der Rote Fadenby Meike Fischer

    dpunkt.verlag 2015; Not Available

    Das vorliegende Buch soll dem Leser dabei helfen, sowohl kleinere als auch sehr umfangreiche Fotoprojekte gezielt zu planen und bis hin zur Präsentation durchzuführen. Es eignet sich sowohl für Einsteiger mit fotografischen Grundkenntnissen, die bisher ausschließlich Einzelbilder aufgenommen haben, als auch für fortgeschrittene Fotografen, die bereits... more...

  • Head and Heartby Mary Storm

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    An extensive study of self-sacrificial images in Indian art, this book examines concepts such as head-offering, human sacrifice, blood, suicide, valour, self-immolation, and self-giving in the context of religion and politics to explore why these images were produced and how they became paradigms of heroism. more...

  • Traditional African Artby Avner Shakarov; Lyubov Senatorova

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 55.00

    The art of sub-Saharan Africa reveals the marvelous achievements of tribal artists--their names unknown--over thousands of years. Their aesthetic ideal finds form in wood, ivory, fabric, bronze and iron. This illustrated study of traditional African art includes pieces from Western Sudan, the Congolese Basin, the Guinea coast, Gabon, Democratic Republic... more...