985 books (50 pages) in this category

Short Story of Modern Art, The:A Pocket Guide to Key Movements, W

"A Pocket Guide to Key Movements, Works, Themes and Techniques"

by Hodge Susie

ISBN: 9781786273697

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Sifting the Trash

A History of Design Criticism

by Alice Twemlow

<p><strong>How product design criticism has rescued some products from the trash and consigned others to the landfill.</strong></p> <p>Product design criticism operates at the very brink of the landfill site, salvaging some products with praise

ISBN: 9780262344463

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$54.24

$48.83
Get eBook

Sight, Touch, and Imagination in Byzantium

by Roland Betancourt

<p>Considering the interrelations between sight, touch, and imagination, this book surveys classical, late antique, and medieval theories of vision to elaborate on how various spheres of the Byzantine world categorized and comprehended sensation

ISBN: 9781108657273

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$148.50

$126.27
Get eBook

Simplicity: A Matter of Design

by Per Mollerup

ISBN: 9789063694029

Binding: Hardback

$60.00

Since '45

America and the Making of Contemporary Art

by Katy Siegel

<i></i> <p>For 50 years following the Second World War, New York was the centre of&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">world art, influencing artists well beyond the US and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">since America lacked ...

ISBN: 9781780235943

Binding: Paperback

$37.99

Singing the Land

The power of performance in Aboriginal life

by Jill Stubington

<span style="font family: 'Lucida Grande';" >For the Indigenous people of Australia, songs and dances have encoded their history and religion, their social organisation, and their connectedness to the land for 60,000 years. As research assistant

ISBN: 9780980280227

Binding: Hardback

$34.99

Sketches of Spain

Impressions and Landscapes

by Federico Garcia Lorca

<p>Lorca's Sketches of Spain: Impressions and Landscapes is a unique book, now available in an unillustrated e-book edition as well as an illustrated print edition. Federico García Lorca’s first book, published when he was just nineteen, is a ...

ISBN: 9781909150157

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$7.41
Get eBook

Sloppy Craft

Postdisciplinarity and the Crafts

by Elaine Cheasley Paterson & Susan Surette

<p><em>Sloppy Craft: Postdisciplinarity and the Crafts</em> brings together leading international artists and critics to explore the possibilities and limitations of the idea of 'sloppy craft' – craft that is messy or unfinished looking in its ...

ISBN: 9781472533074

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$35.99

$32.44
Get eBook

Socially Engaged Art after Socialism

Art and Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe

by Izabel Galliera

<p>The post-1989 period has seen artists in Central and Eastern Europe embrace socially engaged practices. Reclaiming public life from the ideologies of both communist regimes and neoliberalism, their projects have harnessed the politically ...

ISBN: 9781786722225

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$153.01

$137.71
Get eBook

Soft is Fast

Simone Forti in the 1960s and After

by Meredith Morse

<p><strong>An innovative analysis of Simone Forti's interdisciplinary art, viewing her influential 1960s “dance constructions” as negotiating the aesthetic strategies of John Cage and Anna Halprin.</strong></p> <p>Simone Forti's art developed ...

ISBN: 9780262334679

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$57.34

$51.69
Get eBook

Sottsass (Design)

by Philippe Thome

ISBN: 9780714875200

Binding: Hardback

$100.00

South Australia Illustrated

by Jane Hylton

ISBN: 9781921668081

Binding: Hardback

$60.00

South from Ephesus

Travels through Aegean Turkey

by Brian Sewell

<p>Weary of what he called the &quot;tyranny&quot; of western art, Brian Sewell first visited Turkey - a country that had captivated him since he was a boy - in 1975. He thought that there, anything he found would have no relevance to the ...

ISBN: 9780857731449

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$22.50

$21.44
Get eBook

Soviet Critical Design

Senezh Studio and the Communist Surround

by Tom Cubbin

<p><em>Soviet Critical Design</em> is the first monograph to explore the socialist design practice of 'artistic projecteering', which was developed by the USSR's Senezh Experimental Studio in the 1960s.</p> <p>Tom Cubbin first examines the ...

ISBN: 9781350021983

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$162.01

$145.85
Get eBook

Soviet Salvage

Imperial Debris, Revolutionary Reuse, and Russian Constructivism

by Catherine Walworth

<p>In <em>Soviet Salvage</em>, Catherine Walworth explores how artists on the margins of the Constructivist movement of the 1920s rejected “elitist” mediums and imagined a new world, knitting together avant-garde art, imperial castoffs, and ...

ISBN: 9780271080406

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$52.99

$47.73
Get eBook

Soviet Salvage

Imperial Debris, Revolutionary Reuse, and Russian Constructivism

by Russell Frank

<p>In the mid-nineties, Russell Frank left a peaceful life in rural California to raise three kids in a town saturated with fraternities, late-night undergrad fast food haunts, and rowdy football crowds. <em>Among the Woo People</em> recounts ...

ISBN: 9780271080420

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$23.99

$22.87
Get eBook

Space and Sculpture in the Classic Maya City

by Alexander Parmington

<p>In this book, Alexander Parmington examines how images, texts and architectural form controlled and channelled movement of particular sets of people through various precincts in Classic Maya cities. Using Palenque as a case study, this book ...

ISBN: 9781139140089

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$125.40

$106.58
Get eBook

Space and Time in Artistic Practice and Aesthetics

The Legacy of Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

by Sarah Lippert

<p>When the Enlightenment thinker Gotthold Ephraim Lessing wrote his treatise Laocoön: An Essay on the Limits of Painting and Poetry in 1766, he outlined the strengths and weaknesses of each art. Painting was assigned to the realm of space; ...

ISBN: 9781786722560

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$153.01

$137.71
Get eBook

Sparse Shadows, Flying Pearls:A Japanese Screen Revealed

A Japanese Screen Revealed

by Sarah Tiffin

ISBN: 9781876509910

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

Spectacle

by Thomas O. Haakenson & Jennifer Creech

<p>How does the visual nature of spectacle inform the citizenry, destabilize the political, challenge aesthetic convention and celebrate cultural creativity? What are the limits – aesthetic, political, social, cultural, economic – of spectacle? ...

ISBN: 9783035397796

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$170.44

$153.44
Get eBook