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Surrealism Reader: An Anthology of

by Dawn and Richardson Ades

ISBN: 9781854376688

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Surveying the Avant-Garde

Questions on Modernism, Art, and the Americas in Transatlantic Magazines

by Lori Cole

<p><em>Surveying the Avant-Garde</em> examines the art and literature of the Americas in the early twentieth century through the lens of the questionnaire, a genre as central as the manifesto to the history of the avant-garde.</p> <p>Questions ...

ISBN: 9780271081700

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Sustainable Graphic Design

Principles and Practices

by Assistant professor Peter Claver Fine

<p>There is little appreciation for what happens to graphic design artifacts after their useful life has ended. <em>Sustainable</em> <em>Graphic Design</em> outlines graphic design's relationship to production and consumption, demonstrating how ...

ISBN: 9780857851161

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Swedish Design

A History

by Lasse Brunnström

<p><em>Swedish Design: A History</em> provides a fascinating and comprehensive introduction to the development of design in Sweden from the mid-nineteenth century to the early twenty-first.</p> <p>Leading design historian Lasse Brunnström ...

ISBN: 9781350000148

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by Nathalia Brodskaya

<p>Symbolism appeared in France and Europe between the 1880s and the beginning of the 20th century. The Symbolists, fascinated with ancient mythology, attempted to escape the reign of rational thought imposed by science. They wished to transcend

ISBN: 9781783103980

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Taiwan Art & Civilization: Temporis

by Hsiu-Huei Wang

<p>Taiwan's specific situation in Asia is the source of its thorn past. Situated in the South East of China, Taiwan was at the crossroads of many maritime routes and squeezed between its neighbors, China and Japan. After centuries of foreign ...

ISBN: 9781783107629

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by Wyndham Lewis

<p>'The nearest the general run get to art is Action: sex is their form of art: the battle for existence is their picture.' Tarr tells the blackly comic story of the lives and loves of two artists, played out against the backdrop of Paris before

ISBN: 9780191624865

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A history of Samoan tattooing

by Sean Mallon

<p> <p>A strikingly designed and richly illustrated retelling of the unique history of Samoan tattooing, from 3000 years ago to today.</p> <p>The Samoan Islands are unusual in that tattooing has been continuously practised with indigenous ...

ISBN: 9781742236162

Binding: Hardback


Tate Britain Companion:A Guide to British Art

A Guide to British Art

by Penelope Curtis

ISBN: 9781849760331

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Tate Guide to Modern Art Terms, The:Updated & Expanded Edition

Updated & Expanded Edition

by edn expanded

ISBN: 9781849763998

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Tattoo Sourcebook: Pick and Choose from Thousands of the Hottest Tattoo Designs

by The Editors at TattooFinder.com

A lush sourcebook of nearly two thousand tattoo designs from artists around the world. From the editors of TattooFinder.com, it's a fantastic compendium for people who want to think before they ink! Whether you're tattoo-curious or ...

ISBN: 9780007289943

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The Aesthetic Movement

by Lionel Lambourne

ISBN: 9780714830001

Binding: Hardback


The Aesthetics of Imagination in Design

by Mads Nygaard Folkmann

<p><strong>A theoretically informed investigation that relates the philosophies of aesthetics and imagination to understanding design practice.</strong></p> <p>In <em>The Aesthetics of Imagination in Design</em>, Mads Folkmann investigates ...

ISBN: 9780262313773

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The Afterlife of the Roman City

Architecture and Ceremony in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages

by Hendrik W. Dey

<p>This book offers a new and surprising perspective on the evolution of cities across the Roman Empire in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages (third to ninth centuries AD). It suggests that the tenacious persistence of leading cities ...

ISBN: 9781316213421

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The Alexiad of Anna Komnene

Artistic Strategy in the Making of a Myth

by Penelope Buckley

<p>This is the first full-scale study of the literary art of Anna Komnene's Alexiad. Her history of her father's reign is well-known and much used by Byzantinists and historians of the First Crusade, but the art with which it shapes its central ...

ISBN: 9781139862042

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The Amorous Heart

An Unconventional History of Love

by Marilyn Yalom

ISBN: 9780465094707

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The Andy Warhol Diaries

by Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol kept these diaries faithfully from November 1976 right up to his final week, in February 1987. Written at the height of his fame and success, Warhol records the fun of an Academy Awards party, nights out at Studio 54, trips between ...

ISBN: 9780141193076

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The Apse Mosaic in Early Medieval Rome

Time, Network, and Repetition

by Erik Thunø

<p>This book focuses on apse mosaics in Rome, which were commissioned by a series of popes between the sixth and ninth centuries CE. Through a synchronic approach that challenges current conceptions about how works of art interact with ...

ISBN: 9781316288795

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The Architecture of Art History

A Historiography

by Mark Crinson & Richard J. Williams

<p>What is the place of architecture in the history of art? Why has it been at times central to the discipline, and at other times seemingly so marginal? What is its place now?</p> <p>Many disciplines have a stake in the history of architecture

ISBN: 9781350020924

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The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece

by Judith M. Barringer

<p>This richly illustrated, four-colour textbook introduces the art and archaeology of ancient Greece, from the Bronze Age through to the Roman conquest. Suitable for students with no prior knowledge of ancient art, this textbook reviews the ...

ISBN: 9781139984805

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