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The Arts: General & Reference titles - 8,535 results

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]

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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

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

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Roy G. Biv: An Exceedingly Surprising Book about Color

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Roy G. Biv: An Exceedingly Surprising Book about Color

Jude Stewart

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Art techniques & principles; Psychology; Mental health services

Hardback

A visually stunning, brilliantly original reference on the colors of the rainbow, from Sweden's black socks of envy to the... [more]

$37.35  $33.60

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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

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

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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)

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

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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]

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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]

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The Australian Artworld: Aesthetics in a Global Market

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The Australian Artworld: Aesthetics in a Global Market

Annette Van Den Bosch

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

A unique history of the Australian art market since World War II. Van den Bosch traces the development of the Australian art... [more]

$49.95

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Yosl Bergner a Meeting of Culture

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Yosl Bergner a Meeting of Culture

Frank Klepner

The Arts: General & Reference

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All about the life of painter Yosl Bergner who was born in Vienna in 1920 and who arrived in Australia in 1937, migrating... [more]

$69.95

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Egyptian Fakes: Masterpieces That Duped the Art World and the Experts Who Uncovered Them

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Egyptian Fakes: Masterpieces That Duped the Art World and the Experts Who...

Jean-Jacques Fiechter

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; History

Hardback

A market has existed for copies of Egyptian artifacts from as early as the Phoenicians, but the appearance of fakes gathered... [more]

$65.00

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Getting Heard: Achieving an Effective Arts Advocacy

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Getting Heard: Achieving an Effective Arts Advocacy

Chris Puplick

Art: financial aspects; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Australia's political system is remarkably open. Most interest groups have a voice to government, but the arts record is unimpressive.... [more]

$14.95

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Art and Humanist Ideals: Contemporary Perspectives

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Art and Humanist Ideals: Contemporary Perspectives

William Kelly

Theory of art

Hardback

An anthology of selected texts and images from around the world. Raises issues relating to the roles of art and artists in... [more]

$44.95

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Fleming's Arts and Ideas

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Fleming's Arts and Ideas

William Fleming, Mary Warner Marien

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

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Chronologically explores a breadth of humanities topics from antiquity to the present. New author Mary Warner Marien continues... [more]

$117.95

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Law for Artists: Copyright, the Obscene and All the Things in Between

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Law for Artists: Copyright, the Obscene and All the Things in Between

Blu Tirohl

The Arts: General & Reference; Law as it applies to other professions

Paperback

Written especially for professional artists and those studying the visual arts, Law for Artists is an accessible guide to... [more]

$115.55  $104.00

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Social Work Artfully: Beyond Borders & Boundaries

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Social Work Artfully: Beyond Borders & Boundaries

Christina Sinding, Hazel Estella Barnes

The Arts: General & Reference; Social work

Paperback

The past two decades have witnessed a vigorous challenge to social work. A growing global convergence between the market and... [more]

$127.35  $114.60

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The Art Rules: Wisdom and Guidance from Art World Experts

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The Art Rules: Wisdom and Guidance from Art World Experts

Paul Klein

Art: financial aspects

Paperback

A well-known advocate and proponent of art in Chicago, Paul Klein is a longtime gallerist whose friendships with artists,... [more]

$38.40  $34.55

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Fridge Culture - You Are What You Freeze

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Fridge Culture - You Are What You Freeze

Community Museum Project Community Museum Project, Community Museum Project

The Arts: General & Reference; Photographic reportage; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

Cultural survey of the refrigerators of a variety of Hong Kong residents from different social classes and ethnic groups [more]

$37.35  $33.60

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Objects of Demonstration - A Visual Dictionary of Indigenous Cultural and Political Expression

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Objects of Demonstration - A Visual Dictionary of Indigenous Cultural and...

Community Museum Project Community Museum Project, Community Museum Project

The Arts: General & Reference; Oriental art; Political control & freedoms

Paperback

Objects of Demonstration is a visual documentation of the available local sources of creative expression and demonstration... [more]

$46.40  $41.75

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Religious Painting: Pablo Picasso and Max Von Moos

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Religious Painting: Pablo Picasso and Max Von Moos

Juan Jose Lahuerta

The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles; Religious subjects depicted in art; Politics & government

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As Juan Jose Lahuerta argues in his book, the Spanish Civil War caused a considerable revival of certain themes of religious... [more]

$80.00  $72.00

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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]

$123.15  $110.85

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Teaching Artist Handbook: Tools, Techniques, and Ideas to Help Any Artist Teach

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Teaching Artist Handbook: Tools, Techniques, and Ideas to Help Any Artist...

Nick Jaffe, Becca Jaffe, Barbara Hackett Cox

Theory of art; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

Based on the premise that teaching artists have the ability to engage students as fellow artists, this book includes a collection... [more]

$58.20  $52.40

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Puddle, Pothole, Portal

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Puddle, Pothole, Portal

Ruba Katrib

Theory of art

Paperback

Thinking through early twentieth-century cartoons, the kaleidoscopic drawings of Saul Steinberg, the film Who Framed Roger... [more]

$67.05  $60.35

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Conserving Context: Relating Object Treatment to Collections and Settings

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Conserving Context: Relating Object Treatment to Collections and Settings...

Gerry Alabone

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Encyclopaedias & reference works

Paperback

The conference papers contained in this volume explore the manner in which the significance of objects relates to their context(s).... [more]

$144.05  $129.65

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A Piercing Light: Beauty, Faith, and Human Transcendence

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A Piercing Light: Beauty, Faith, and Human Transcendence

James Jacobs

Theory of art; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

The meeting of Jacques Maritain and the avant-garde artist Jean Cocteau in the summer of 1925 produced two significant results:... [more]

$67.35  $60.60

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Mask Makers and Their Craft: An Illustrated Worldwide Study

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Mask Makers and Their Craft: An Illustrated Worldwide Study

Deborah Bell

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Profiling 30 mask makers from around the world, this book explores the motivations and challenges of contemporary artists... [more]

$66.85  $60.15

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