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  • Performance and Cultural Politicsby Elin Diamond

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95

    Performance and Cultural Politics is a groundbreaking collection of essays which explore the historical and cultural territories of performance, written by the foremost scholars in the field. The essays, exploring performance art, theatre, music and dance, range from Oscar Wilde to Eric Clapton; from the Rose Theatre to U.S. Holocaust museums. The... more...

  • Art Collections, Private and Public: A Comparative Legal Studyby Elina Moustaira

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 54.99

    This book is a comparative legal study of the private and public art collections in various states of the world, covering the most important issues that usually arise and focusing on the differences and the similarities of the national laws in the treatment of those issues. more...

  • The Living Lineby Robin Veder

    Dartmouth College Press 2015; US$ 39.99

    ROBIN VEDER is an associate professor of humanities and art history/visual culture, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg. more...

  • Imaginationen des Islamby Alberto Saviello

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 112.00

    Bildliche Darstellungen des Propheten Mohammed gibt es in Europa nicht erst seit dem sogenannten "Karikaturenstreit" des Jahres 2005. An Beispielen aus fünf Jahrhunderten werden die Formen und Funktionen dieser häufig polemischen Bilder in ihrem jeweiligen historischen Kontext analysiert. Dabei leistet das Buch einen Beitrag zur bildwissenschaftlichen... more...

  • Tyrann und Märtyrerby Carolin Behrmann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 112.00

    Throughout Europe, the end of the 16th century saw an enormous output of images of Christian martyrdom. Images portraying the law and the behavior of tyrannical regimes in terms of the torment of the martyrs signaled the threats to their own legal system. For the first time, the images of martyrs and tyrants are presented as both religious figures... more...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • The Disneyland Book of Listsby Chris Strodder

    Santa Monica Press 2015; US$ 16.95

    Chris Strodder is the author of The Disneyland® Encyclopedia , which was named a ?Best Reference Book? by Library Journal . His other works include the pop culture compendiums The Encyclopedia of Sixties Cool and Swingin? Chicks of the ?60s . Strodder has also written the children?s book A Sky for Henry , the adventure story for young adults... more...

  • Tanz + Bildende Kunstby Nele Lipp

    ATHENA-Verlag 2015; US$ 15.43

    Das Thema Tanz und Bildende Kunst im Feld seiner wechselseitigen Beziehungen erfreut sich - nicht zuletzt befördert durch postmodern-interdisziplinäres Denken - eines steigenden Interesses in der Fachwelt. In fünf Essays analysiert Nele Lipp im vorliegenden Band detailliert und mit Hilfe des eingeführten Begriffs des ­'ZusammenDenkens' die Wechselbeziehung... more...

  • Beaded Chains & Ropesby Karin Van Voorhees

    Kalmbach Books 2015; US$ 19.99

    Karin Van Voorhees is the author of The Absolute Beginners Guide: Stringing Beaded Jewelry and Mostly Metals: A Beginner?s Guide to Jewelry Design . A longtime jewelry designer and former associate editor for BeadStyle magazine, Karin now works as a senior editor for Kalmbach Books and lives in Oconomowoc, WI. more...