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  • Summers of Discontentby Raymond Tallis; Julian Spalding

    Bitter Lemon Press 2014; US$ 14.95

    An examination of why artists make art in the first place, and why we all feel the need for it. more...

  • Zum Paragoneby Christiane Hessler

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 221.00

    Die Paragonefrage, erstmals ausgiebig von Leonardo diskutiert, besitzt im gesamten Quattrocento eine rege Vorgeschichte, die bei allen frühen Impulsen durch Petrarca als die entscheidende Phase der Formierung der Debatte betrachtet werden muss. Spektakuläre Textfunde der Humanisten, Kunsttraktate, auch eigenhändig von Malern oder Bildhauern verfasst,... more...

  • Menschengesichteby Karsten Lichau

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    Karsten Lichau explores the strains and breaks in Picard?s early works (1914?1933). The focus is on a literary trope that was both controversial and illuminative: the human countenance. This study combines close textual readings with contextualization in cultural history, opening new perspectives on Picard?s contribution to the literary world of the... more...

  • Cultural Practices and Material Culture in Archaic and Classical Creteby Oliver Pilz; Gunnar Seelentag

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    Crete offers rich material for investigating questions at the heart of research on social organization in ancient Greece. The essays in these proceedings use archeological and historical approaches to analyze the processes of structural change that took place in the cities of Crete during the Archaic and Classical periods, bringing together for the... more...

  • Coloring Animal Mandalasby Wendy Piersall

    Ulysses Press 2014; US$ 10.00

    Attain focus, clarity and peace while adding bright and inspiring colors to these unique patterns From the Sanskrit word for “circle,? mandalas have been used for meditation and healing for thousands of years. Coloring Animal Mandalas adds the beauty of the animal kingdom—including butterflies, tigers, swans, snakes, lions, and even dragons—into... more...

  • raumverlorenby Eckhard Feddersen; Insa Lüdtke

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 84.00

    How do we provide spatial orientation to people with dementia? The book examines this question in a comprehensive way with diverse expert contributions and documentation of successful projects that identify the specific challenges facing different disciplines. Eckhard Fedderson is an architect who specializes in building for the elderly. Insa Lüdtke... more...

  • Art's Emotionsby Damien Freeman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    Despite the very obvious differences between looking at Manet?s Woman with a Parrot and listening to Elgar?s Cello Concerto, both experiences provoke similar questions in the thoughtful aesthete: why does the painting seem to express reverie and the music, nostalgia? How do we experience the reverie and nostalgia in such works of art? Why do we... more...

  • Jewels on Queenby Anne Schofield

    NewSouth 2014; US$ 31.99

    Ancient Roman engraved rings, eye miniatures, love tokens, an Art Deco aquamarine and diamond brooch ...Anne Schofield, Australia's best-known antique jewellery expert, unlocks the cabinets in her exclusive Sydney shop in Queen Street, Woollahra and reveals the favourite pieces of jewellery she has bought, sold and collected over 50 years. World-famous... more...

  • Die Farben der Romantikby Walter Pape

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    This volume addresses the scientific, physiological, aesthetic, and symbolic function and meaning of colors in the art and literature of the Romantic era by examining the discourse on subjective and objective perception that took place around 1800. It reveals how colors in the ?real world? and in the visual arts contrasted with the typically metaphoric... more...

  • The Art of Sea Glassby Tina Lam; C. S. Lambert

    Down East Books 2014; US$ 11.99

    Collectors of sea glass will find much to delight their senses in this collection of photographs. Paired with wonderful background information about the photos, snippets of sea glass lore, and helpful tips about finding sea glass, it?s a great addition to any sea glass library. more...