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The Arts: General & Reference

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Method Meets Art: Arts-Based Research Practice

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Method Meets Art: Arts-Based Research Practice

Patricia Leavy

The Arts: General & Reference; Research methods: general

Paperback

Presents an introduction to arts-based research (ABR) practices, which scholars in multiple disciplines are using to reveal... [more]

$82.00

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The Flemish Merchant of Venice: Daniel Nijs and the Sale of the Gonzaga Art Collection

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The Flemish Merchant of Venice: Daniel Nijs and the Sale of the Gonzaga...

Christina Anderson

Art: financial aspects; Renaissance art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography: historical, political & military

Hardback

During the years 1627 and 1628, Charles I of England purchased the cream of the Gonzaga art collection, belonging to the dukes... [more]

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Renew Marxist Art History

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Renew Marxist Art History

Warren Carter, Barnaby Haran

Theory of art; Marxism & Communism

Paperback

From the early decades of the 20th century until the 1980s, Marxist art history was at the forefront of radical approaches... [more]

$75.00

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Photography and the Art of Chance

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Photography and the Art of Chance

Robin Kelsey

Theory of art; Photography & photographs

Hardback

As anyone who has wielded a camera knows, photography has a unique relationship to chance. It also represents a struggle to... [more]

$69.99

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Sculptures of Melbourne

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Sculptures of Melbourne

Mark S. Holsworth

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Sculptures of Melbourne explores major changes in the nature of public sculpture. When Melbourne was established, sculpture... [more]

$29.95

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Outside in: The Architecture of Smith and Williams

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Outside in: The Architecture of Smith and Williams

Jocelyn Gibbs

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Presents works of two pioneering postwar architects. This volume features an array of images, and unveils authors architectural... [more]

$59.99

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The Curator's Handbook: Museums, Commercial Galleries, Independent Spaces

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The Curator's Handbook: Museums, Commercial Galleries, Independent Spaces...

Adrian George

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Hardback

A handbook for curators and curatorial students, that maps out every stage of the exhibition-making process from initial idea... [more]

$45.00

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Katte Art Collection

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Katte Art Collection

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Collection of works from the Katte Art Collections featuring Australian artists circa 1945 to 2009. The Katte Art Collection... [more]

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Universal Principles of Art: 100 Key Concepts for Understanding, Analyzing, and Practicing Art

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Universal Principles of Art: 100 Key Concepts for Understanding, Analyzing,...

John A Parks

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

This year's edition of The One Show features the very best work from around the world from the 2013 One Show and One Show... [more]

$45.00

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Halo: The Poster Collection

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Halo: The Poster Collection

Insight Editions

The Arts: General & Reference; Science fiction

Paperback

Since its inception, the award-winning Halo franchise has revolutionised gaming through its innovative design and striking... [more]

$28.99

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Australia - Images and Inspiration

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Australia - Images and Inspiration

Mocco Wollert

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

AUSTRALIA -Images and Inspiration combines the talents of two very creative Australians -author Mocco Wollert and visual artist... [more]

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Art, Anthropology and the Gift

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Art, Anthropology and the Gift

Roger Sansi

Theory of art; Material culture; Anthropology

Paperback

In recent decades, the dialogue between art and anthropology has been both intense and controversial. Art, Anthropology and... [more]

$43.99

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Akademie X: Lessons in Art + Life

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Akademie X: Lessons in Art + Life

Marina Abramovic, Olafur Eliasson

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Advice on careers & achieving success

Hardback

Assembled from the wisdom of 36 legendary art teachers - all of them artists or critics at the top of their field - Akademie... [more]

$45.00

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Inert Cities: Globalization, Mobility and Suspension in Visual Culture

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Inert Cities: Globalization, Mobility and Suspension in Visual Culture

Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, Christoph Lindner

Theory of art; Cultural studies; Urban communities

Paperback

Chapters explore what happens when photography, film, mixed media works, architecture and design intervene in public spaces... [more]

$39.99

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Philosophy's Artful Conversation

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Philosophy's Artful Conversation

D. N. Rodowick

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Theory--an embattled discourse for decades--faces a new challenge from those who want to model the methods of all scholarly... [more]

$74.00

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Malaysian Batik: Reinventing a Tradition

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Malaysian Batik: Reinventing a Tradition

Noor Azlina Yunus

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

<div>Batik is more than wax and dye applied to a length of cloth. It is an art form practiced by people around Asia. With... [more]

$19.99

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After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History

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After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History

Arthur C. Danto

Theory of art; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

Originally delivered as the prestigious Mellon Lectures on the Fine Arts in 1995, After the End of Art remains a classic of... [more]

$44.99

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Men from the Ministry: How Britain Saved its Heritage

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Men from the Ministry: How Britain Saved its Heritage

Simon Thurley

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Art: financial aspects; History of architecture; Museums & museology

Paperback

Between 1900 and 1950 the British state amassed a huge collection of over 800 historic buildings, monuments and historic sites... [more]

$27.99

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Art of the Deal: Contemporary Art in a Global Financial Market

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Art of the Deal: Contemporary Art in a Global Financial Market

Noah Horowitz

Art: financial aspects

Paperback

Art today is defined by its relationship to money as never before. This book takes a look at the globalization of the art... [more]

$49.99

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Representations of Working in Arts Education: Stories of Learning and Teaching

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Representations of Working in Arts Education: Stories of Learning and Teaching...

Narelle Lemon, Susanne Garvis, Christopher Klopper, Christopher Klopper

The Arts: General & Reference; Teaching staff

Hardback

Provides key insights from stakeholders across the teaching and learning spectrum and offers examples of pedagogical practice... [more]

$118.00

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How to Write About Contemporary Art

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How to Write About Contemporary Art

Gilda Williams

Theory of art; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Writing & editing guides

Paperback

Suitable for students, arts professionals and other aspiring writers, this book navigates readers through the key elements... [more]

$24.99

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Textiles of Southeast Asia: Tradition, Trade and Transformation

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Textiles of Southeast Asia: Tradition, Trade and Transformation

Robyn J. Maxwell, Mattiebelle Gittinger

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

An updated classic for collectors and students by the most trusted voices in the field [more]

$49.99

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My Grandfather's Gallery: A Family Memoir of Art and War

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My Grandfather's Gallery: A Family Memoir of Art and War

Anne Sinclair

The Arts: General & Reference; Biography; Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A singular man in the history of modern art, betrayed by Vichy, is the subject of this riveting family memoir. [more]

$32.99

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Radical History and the Politics of Art

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Radical History and the Politics of Art

Gabriel Rockhill

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Gabriel Rockhill opens new space for rethinking the relationship between art and politics. Rather than understanding the two... [more]

$55.99

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Ovid and the Metamorphoses of Modern Art from Botticelli to Picasso

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Ovid and the Metamorphoses of Modern Art from Botticelli to Picasso

Paul Barolsky

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Art styles not defined by date; Small-scale, secular & domestic scenes in art

Hardback

Written in the spirit of Ovid, this book traces the art derived from Ovid's Metamorphoses from the Renaissance onwards. It... [more]

$54.99

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