The Arts: General & Reference books

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Monuments and Maidens: The Allegory of the Female Form

Monuments and Maidens: The Allegory of the Female Form...

Author: Marina Warner
ISBN: 9780520227330
Format: Paperback
$36.42

Explores the tradition of personifying liberty, justice, wisdom, charity, and other ideals and desiderata in the...  Read More >>

Philippe Weisbecker: Works in Progress

Philippe Weisbecker: Works in Progress

Author: Philippe Weisbecker
ISBN: 9784756249814
Format: Paperback
$130.00

An exploration of the beauty of simplicity in our everyday life. The collected works of a master. Philippe Weisbecker...  Read More >>

Death Wins a Goldfish: Reflections from a Grim Reaper's Yearlong Sabbatical

Death Wins a Goldfish: Reflections from a Grim Reaper's...

Author: Brian Rea
ISBN: 9781452172552
Format: Hardback
$21.82

Even Death deserves a vacation.  Read More >>

Modern Architecture and the End of Empire

Modern Architecture and the End of Empire

Author: Mark Crinson
ISBN: 9781138039650
Format: Paperback
$73.99

This title was first published in 2003: Modernist architecture claimed to be the 'international style' but the...  Read More >>

Revival: Memory and Desire (2002): Painting in Britain and Ireland at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Revival: Memory and Desire (2002): Painting in Britain...

Author: Kenneth McConkey
ISBN: 9781138720442
Format: Paperback
$62.99

This title was first published in 2002. 'Memory and Desire' is a lavishly illustrated account of the art world in...  Read More >>

The Cultural Devolution: Art in Britain in the Late Twentieth Century

The Cultural Devolution: Art in Britain in the Late...

Author: Neil Mulholland
ISBN: 9781138709447
Format: Paperback
$58.99

What happened to art in Britain when the balance began to shift from public to private subsidy following the IMF...  Read More >>

Art Studio Secrets: Tools and Techniques to Inspire: Tools and Techniques to Inspire

Art Studio Secrets: Tools and Techniques to Inspire:...

Author: Marjorie Sarnat
ISBN: 9780486826721
Format: Paperback
$42.99

Outstanding refresher course in creative thinking presents more than 300 methods and techniques for helping artists...  Read More >>

Culture, Democracy and the Right to Make Art: The British Community Arts Movement

Culture, Democracy and the Right to Make Art: The British...

Author: Alison Jeffers (University of Manchester, UK) ,  Gerri Moriarty (Independent Arts Consultant, UK)
ISBN: 9781350094888
Format: Paperback
$62.99

Based on the words and experiences of the people involved, this book tells the story of the community arts movement...  Read More >>

Idols: The Power of Images

Idols: The Power of Images

Author: Annie Caubet
ISBN: 9788857238852
Format: Hardback
$105.00

A unique journey through time and space to the origins of the figuration of the human body, from the Neolithic era...  Read More >>

Against Art and Culture

Against Art and Culture

Author: Liam Dee
ISBN: 9789811349935
Format: Paperback
$232.85

Offering a negative definition of art in relation to the concept of culture, this book establishes the concept of...  Read More >>

Eight lectures delivered to the students of the Royal Academy: Eight lectures delivered to the students of the Royal Academy

Eight lectures delivered to the students of the Royal...

Author: George Clausen
ISBN: 9781138563940
Format: Paperback
$69.99

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Revival: Six Lectures on Painting (1904): Delivered to the Students of the Royal Academy of Arts in London, January 1904

Revival: Six Lectures on Painting (1904): Delivered...

Author: George Clausen
ISBN: 9781138566071
Format: Paperback
$69.99

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Silverpoint and Metalpoint Drawing: A Complete Guide to the Medium

Silverpoint and Metalpoint Drawing: A Complete Guide...

Author: Susan Schwalb ,  Tom Mazzullo
ISBN: 9780815365907
Format: Paperback
$69.99

Silverpoint, and metalpoint more generally, is the practice of marking with soft metal on a specifically prepared...  Read More >>

French Encounters with the Ottomans, 1510-1560

French Encounters with the Ottomans, 1510-1560

Author: Pascale Barthe
ISBN: 9780367175788
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Focusing on early Renaissance Franco-Ottoman relations, this book fills a gap in studies of Ottoman representations...  Read More >>

Beyond Graduate Attributes: Embedding Work Integrated Learning

Beyond Graduate Attributes: Embedding Work Integrated...

Author: Arianne Rourke ,  Vaughan Rees
ISBN: 9781863351188
Format: Hardback
$77.63

The challenge of globalization and technology and the flow of students seeking higher education in another country...  Read More >>

Composers in Context

Composers in Context

Author: Simon Keefe (University of Sheffield)
ISBN: 9781107181052
Format: Hardback
$194.04

This comprehensive and accessible book focuses on the professional, cultural and historical environments in which...  Read More >>

A Year Without a Winter

A Year Without a Winter

Author: Dehlia Hannah ,  Cynthia Selin
ISBN: 9781941332382
Format: Paperback
$33.57

This book brings together science fiction, history, visual art, and exploration to reframe the relationship among...  Read More >>

Steinformen: Materialitat, Qualitat, Imitation

Steinformen: Materialitat, Qualitat, Imitation

Author: Isabella Augart ,  Maurice Sass
ISBN: 9783110581997
Format: Hardback
$100.70

The natural genesis of stone is particularly suitable as a production paradigm of mimicking art; examples are rock...  Read More >>

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