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Beyond Art

by Dominic McIver Lopes

<p>Dominic McIver Lopes articulates and defends a 'buck passing theory of art', namely that a work of art is nothing but a work in one of the arts. Having traced philosophical interest in theories of art to a reaction to certain puzzle cases of ...

ISBN: 9780191006715

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Beyond the Battlefield

Women Artists of the Two World Wars

by Catherine Speck

<p><i>Beyond the Battlefield</i>&nbsp;provides a fascinating account of female&nbsp;creativity in America, Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand&nbsp;during the turbulent era of twentieth-century conflict. This book&nbsp;looks at women ...

ISBN: 9781780233741

Binding: Hardback


Bioart Kitchen

Art, Feminism and Technoscience

by Lindsay Kelley

<p>What do new technologies taste like? A growing number of contemporary artists are working with food, live materials and scientific processes, in order to explore and challenge the ways in which manipulation of biological materials informs our

ISBN: 9781786720009

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Birds in the Ancient World Winged Words

by Jeremy Mynott

ISBN: 9780198713654

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Black Artists in British Art

A History Since the 1950s

by Eddie Chambers

<p>Black artists have been making major contributions to the British art scene for decades, since at least the middle of the 20th century. Sometimes, these artists - with backgrounds in the countries of Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia - ...

ISBN: 9780857736086

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Black Tigers

A Grammar of Chinese Rubbings

by Kenneth Starr

ISBN: 9780295997896

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Blanket Fort: Growing Up Is Optional

by Grackle & Pigeon

At some point as kids, we all threw a blanket over two chairs and called it our clubhouse-who ever said the fun needs to stop Artistic duo Grackle + Pigeon hereby declares that growing up is optional, and presents you with twenty-plus artisanal ...

ISBN: 9780062742759

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Blitt: In One Eye and Out the Other

by Barry Blitt

Barry Blitt's cartoons have been expertly lampooning politics and culture in America for more than two decades. His wry and provocative <i>New Yorker</i> covers often become the defining image of a political moment, earning him adoration from ...

ISBN: 9780399576669

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Blood And Guts In High School: PMC

by Kathy Acker

'You exist in this darkness. Rebels. Creeps. Outcasts. Loners. People who hate everybody'<BR><BR>This is the story of Janey, who lived in a locked room, where she found a scrap of paper and began to write down her life. It's a story of lust, ...

ISBN: 9780241302514

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Bloomsbury Portraits

Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant and Their Circle

by Richard Shone

ISBN: 9780714829616

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Bloomsbury South

The Arts in Christchurch 1933–1953

by Peter Simpson

<p>‘Why was it then that out of the hundreds of towns and universities in the English-speaking lands scattered over the seven seas, only one should at that time act as a focus of creative literature of more than local significance; that it ...

ISBN: 9781775588535

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Bluestockings Displayed

Portraiture, Performance and Patronage, 1730–1830

by Elizabeth Eger

<p>The conversation parties of the bluestockings, held to debate contemporary ideas in eighteenth-century Britain, were vital in encouraging female artistic achievement. The bluestockings promoted links between learning and virtue in the public ...

ISBN: 9781316153499

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by Maggie Nelson

<p><strong>A <em>Guardian</em> Book of the Year</strong></p> <p><strong><em>Maggie Nelson is one of the most electrifying writers at work in America today, among the sharpest and most supple thinkers of her generation -</em> Olivia ...

ISBN: 9781473548039

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Body of Art

by Phaidon Editors

ISBN: 9780714869667

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Body, Dress, and Identity in Ancient Greece

by Mireille M. Lee

<p>This is the first general monograph on ancient Greek dress in English to be published in more than a century. By applying modern dress theory to the ancient evidence, this book reconstructs the social meanings attached to the dressed body in ...

ISBN: 9781316189405

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Boiotia in Antiquity

Selected Papers

by Albert Schachter & Hans Beck

<p>Boiotia was - next to Athens and Sparta - one of the most important regions of ancient Greece. Albert Schachter, a leading expert on the region, has for many decades pioneered and fostered the exploration of it and its people through his ...

ISBN: 9781316430057

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Books of Hours

by Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714834641

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by Laurinda Dixon

ISBN: 9780714839745

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Bosch, Mega Square

by Virginia Rembers

<div>Long before computer games were invented, HiEronymus Bosch was painting terrifying, yet strangely likable, monsters, often with a touch of humour. His works are assertive statements about the mental dangers that befalls those who abandon ...

ISBN: 9781780423692

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Bosch-Print Set (16)


This inspiring print set offers sixteen designs to transform a blank wall into a personalized display. Each set of sixteen images has been specially selected from the TASCHEN collection as the most loved, and most interesting, examples of ...

ISBN: 9783836542975

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