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The Arts: General & Reference titles - 8,683 results

Veronica Mars and Philosophy: Investigating the Mysteries of Life (Which is a Bitch Until You Die)

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Veronica Mars and Philosophy: Investigating the Mysteries of Life (Which...

George A. Dunn

The Arts: General & Reference; Television; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Veronica Mars and Philosophy explores the philosophical issues that underpin this critically acclaimed neo-noir detective... [more]

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Defining Creativity: The Art and Science of Great Ideas

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Defining Creativity: The Art and Science of Great Ideas

Wouter Boon

Theory of art

Paperback

Defining Creativity comprehensively explains what creativity is, from a biological, psychological and socio-cultural standpoint.... [more]

$29.99

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Ways of Curating

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Ways of Curating

Hans-Ulrich Obrist

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of art; Society & culture: general; Cultural studies; Popular culture; Material culture

Hardback

Drawing on his own experiences and inspirations - from staging his first exhibition in his tiny Zurich kitchen in 1986 to... [more]

$35.00

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A Guide to Twentieth Century Portraits

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A Guide to Twentieth Century Portraits

Paul Moorhouse

The Arts: General & Reference; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Portraits in art

Paperback

An introduction to twentieth-century portraits through a fascinating selection of paintings, sculptures, drawings and photographs... [more]

$14.95

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Man Ray Portraits

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Man Ray Portraits

Terence Pepper, Marina Warner

The Arts: General & Reference; Individual artists, art monographs; Photographs: portraits

Hardback

A masterful survey of the finest portraits by one of the most inventive photographic artists of the 20th century [more]

$70.00

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Painting: Mysteries and Confessions: A Collection of Writings by Tess Jaray

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Painting: Mysteries and Confessions: A Collection of Writings by Tess Jaray...

Tess Jaray RA

Theory of art; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

Considers the work of painters past and present whom the author admires, from Giotto and Piero to such contemporaries as Basil... [more]

$33.95

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Wiel Arets: Inspiration and Process in Architecture

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Wiel Arets: Inspiration and Process in Architecture

Wiel Arets, Kenneth Frampton, Francesca Serrazanetti, Matteo Schubert

The Arts: General & Reference; Individual architects & architectural firms; Miscellaneous items

Paperback

Exacting, oversized perspective views alternate with schematic diagrams, fixing nascent ideas onto paper. These materials... [more]

$49.99

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The Deface-it-yourself Art Book: Release Your Inner Artist, Critic or Vandal!

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The Deface-it-yourself Art Book: Release Your Inner Artist, Critic or Vandal!...

Prion Books UK

The Arts: General & Reference; Humour

Mixed media product

We've all felt strongly about a work of art haven't we? Whether it was wishing Guernica had a bit of colour in or Mona Lisa... [more]

$19.95

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Savoired Moment

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Savoired Moment

Rockn Ron

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Mixing the Expression A picture is worth a thousand words with the Bible Verse from Habakkuk 2 verse 2 Then the Lord answered... [more]

$28.46

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Getting to Know God: An Artist's Journey

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Getting to Know God: An Artist's Journey

Alice Ann Dobbin

The Arts: General & Reference; Spirituality & religious experience; Religious life & practice

Paperback

Getting to Know God is a unique blend of art and religious thought. Inspired verses from the personal journal of a Charleston... [more]

$39.62

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Anna Pinnelope Poolah

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Anna Pinnelope Poolah

Juanita A. Bompart

The Arts: General & Reference; Primary & middle schools

Paperback

Anna Pinnelope Poolah is a poetic, fun story of a young girl and her love of the world around her. She is determined to learn... [more]

$21.02

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John Beard

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John Beard

John et al Beard

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

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$180.00

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Pursuing Christ. Creating Art.: Exploring Life at the Intersection of Faith and Creativity

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Pursuing Christ. Creating Art.: Exploring Life at the Intersection of Faith...

Gary A. Molander

The Arts: General & Reference; Christianity

Paperback

PURSUING CHRIST. CREATING ART. is written for people who are living in the intersection of the Christian faith, and the creation... [more]

$17.30

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Hossein Valamanesh: Out of Nothingness

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Hossein Valamanesh: Out of Nothingness

Mary Knight, Ian North

The Arts: General & Reference; Electronic, holographic & video art; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Deceptively simple, Valamanesh's work is often made with elemental substances, natural materials, found objects - Persian... [more]

$49.95

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Pursuing Christ. Creating Art.: Exploring Life at the Intersection of Faith and Creativity

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Pursuing Christ. Creating Art.: Exploring Life at the Intersection of Faith...

Gary A. Molander

The Arts: General & Reference; Christianity

Hardback

PURSUING CHRIST. CREATING ART. is written for people who are living in the intersection of the Christian faith, and the creation... [more]

$38.38

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The Hand of the Designer: Four Hundred and Sixty-two Signed Drawings by Some of the Greatest Contemporary Designers.

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The Hand of the Designer: Four Hundred and Sixty-two Signed Drawings by...

Francesca Serrazanetti, Matteo Schubert

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

A luxurious and unique celebration of contemporary design, produced by one... [more]

$99.00

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The Practical Handbook for the Emerging Artist

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The Practical Handbook for the Emerging Artist

Margaret R. Lazzari

The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

Helps visual art students make the transition from art school to their own practice. This title focuses on various aspects... [more]

$129.95

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Arts Development in Community Health: A Social Tonic

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Arts Development in Community Health: A Social Tonic

Mike White

The Arts: General & Reference; Health systems & services

Paperback

Based on the latest international research, this book considers how and why arts in community health has come about, the characteristics... [more]

$65.00

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Essentially Creative

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Essentially Creative

Julianne Schultz

Art: financial aspects; History

Paperback

When the Prime Minister included the arts and creativity in the 2020 Summit this year, it was a sign that after a decade artists,... [more]

$19.95

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The Henson Case

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The Henson Case

David Marr

The Arts: General & Reference; History; Ethical issues: censorship; Ethical issues: pornography & obscenity

Paperback

Examines the pornography/art debate with exclusive interviews with Bill Henson, members of the NSW police force, child abuse... [more]

$24.95

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Selected Writings on Art and Literature

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Selected Writings on Art and Literature

Charles Baudelaire, P. Charvet

The Arts: General & Reference; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Literary essays; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

Paperback

Discusses works by great painters such as Delacroix and Ingres. This title features writings on Poe, Flaubert and Gautier.... [more]

$9.95

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Claiming Ground: 25 Years of Tasmania's Art for Public Buildings

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Claiming Ground: 25 Years of Tasmania's Art for Public Buildings

Noel Frankham

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Art: general interest (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Claiming ground looks at the many public art purchases that have resulted around Tasmania through the Art for Public Buildings... [more]

$49.95

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The Art of Grahame King

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The Art of Grahame King

Sasha Grishin

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Grahame King's life as an artist began with his mastery of the art of colour reproduction as a photolithographic colour etcher... [more]

$99.95

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Many Faces of Inspiration: Conversations on Australian Creativity

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Many Faces of Inspiration: Conversations on Australian Creativity

Antony Jeffrey

The Arts: General & Reference; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Is based on conversations Antony Jeffrey has recorded with many remarkable people exploring the inner most thoughts, passions,... [more]

$34.95

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Substance of Shadows

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Substance of Shadows

Jutta Feddersen

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Art Forms; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: general

Hardback

Jutta Feddersen grew up at the heart of an affluent family with a large house and garden in rural Germany, living a life regulated... [more]

$79.95

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