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  • Le Préraphaélismeby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Dans une Angleterre victorienne emportée par les rapides évolutions de la révolution industrielle, la confrérie préraphaélite, proche des Arts & Crafts de William Morris, prôna le retour aux valeurs d?antan. Souhaitant le renouveau des formes épurées et nobles de la Renaissance italienne, ses peintres majeurs tels John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel... more...

  • The Pre-Raphaelitesby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    In Victorian England, with the country swept up in the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelites, close to William Morris? Arts and Crafts movement, yearned for a return to bygone values. Wishing to revive the pure and noble forms of the Italian Renaissance, the major painters of the circle (such as John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and... more...

  • Haec figura demonstratby Jeffrey F. Hamburger

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 70.00

    The diagrammatic mode is an important feature of medieval religious art. This book examines one of the most spectacular examples, the series of radial diagrams accompanying the manuscripts of ?De missarum mysteriis? one of the most influential commentaries on the liturgy of the Mass, written in Rome between 1195 and 1197 by Lothar of Segni (ca. 1160?1216),... more...

  • American Graffitiby Margo Thompson

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    The first appearances of graffiti ?tags? (signatures) on New York City subway trains in the early 1970s were discarded as incidents of vandalism or the rough, violent cries of the ignorant and impoverished. However, as the graffiti movement progressed and tags became more elaborate and ubiquitous, genuine artists emerged whose unique creativity and... more...

  • American Graffitiby Margo Thompson

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    Depuis le début des années 1970, les graffeurs décorent l?extérieur des rames de métro avec des tags toujours plus grands et toujours plus élaborés. Dans le schéma primitiviste, les graffeurs, en tant qu?artistes en marge, offraient de nouvelles perspectives à la société américaine. Ils tendaient un miroir à la culture hégémonique. Les références aux... more...

  • American Grafittiby Margo Thompson

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    Das vorliegende Buch präsentiert eine neue Analyse der Verbindungen zwischen dem Kunstgenre Graffiti und dem Werk Jean-Michel Basquiats und spricht insofern sicherlich ein breites Publikum an. Es gibt gegenwärtig nur äußerst wenige Studien zu dieser Thematik, was diese originelle Analyse umso wichtiger macht. Der Autor analysiert den vergleichbaren... more...

  • Christ in Artby Ernest Renan

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    Since the dawn of Christianity, artists have been fascinated and stirred by the figure of Christ. His likeness appears in frescoes on the walls of catacombs that date from Roman times; he is featured in the stained glass windows of Gothic churches; and he can be found in various forms in today?s pop culture. The Biblical Saviour is not a static, immaterial... more...

  • Riveraby Gerry Souter

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    They met in 1928, Frida Kahlo was then 21 years old and Diego Rivera was twice her age. He was already an international reference, she only aspired to become one. An intense artistic creation, along with pain and suffering, was generated by this tormented union, in particular for Frida. Constantly in the shadow of her husband, bearing his unfaithfulness... more...

  • Riveraby Gerry Souter

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    « Je connaissais Diego Rivera, le muraliste mexicain, bien avant de découvrir les nombreux autres « Diego Rivera » qui hantèrent le monde du début du XXe siècle à la fin des années 1950. [?] Si ses peintures de chevalet et ses dessins forment une grande part de ses ?uvres de jeunesse comme de la maturité, ses peintures murales uniques font exploser... more...

  • Diego Riveraby Gerry Souter

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    Sie lernten sich 1928 kennen, als Frida Kahlo gerade einundzwanzig Jahre und Diego doppelt so alt war. Er genoss bereits internationale Anerkennung, als sie noch davon träumte. Aus ihrer stürmischen Beziehung erwuchs vor allem für Frida eine starke Kreativität, doch brachte sie auch großes Leid mit sich. Stets im Schatten ihres Mannes, dessen häufige... more...