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The Arts: General & Reference

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Essential Graphic Design Solutions

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Essential Graphic Design Solutions

Robin Landa (Kean University)

The Arts: General & Reference; Education

Paperback

ESSENTIAL GRAPHIC DESIGN SOLUTIONS features PART 1: FUNDAMENTALS OF GRAPHIC DESIGN, of the bestseller, GRAPHIC DESIGN SOLUTIONS,... [more]

$67.95

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Carnal Knowledge: Towards a New Materialism Through the Arts

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Carnal Knowledge: Towards a New Materialism Through the Arts

Barbara Bolt, Estelle Barrett

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Carnal Knowledge is an outcome of the renewed energy and interest in moving beyond the discursive construction of reality... [more]

$41.99

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Collecting Art for Love, Money and More

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Collecting Art for Love, Money and More

Ethan Wagner, Thea Westreich

Art: financial aspects

Hardback

The first book to fully and candidly address the art of collecting fine art. [more]

$39.95

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Art of the Twentieth Century and Beyond: Movements, Theories, Schools, and Tendencies

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Art of the Twentieth Century and Beyond: Movements, Theories, Schools, and...

Loredana Parmesani, Giorgio Marconi

Theory of art; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -

Paperback

Following an analysis of the theories and poetics that traversed the historical avant-gardes and the neo-avant-gardes of the... [more]

$27.99

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100 Ideas That Changed Art

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100 Ideas That Changed Art

Michael Bird

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

Paperback

From the earliest cave paintings through to the internet and street art, this inspiring book chronicles the 100 most influential... [more]

$42.99

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Methods & Theories of Art History

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Methods & Theories of Art History

Anne D'Alleva

Theory of art

Paperback

Art historical theory is a forum of intense, often passionate debate. This book provides an accessible introduction to the... [more]

$21.99

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Art Theft: and the Case of the Stolen Turner

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Art Theft: and the Case of the Stolen Turner

Sandy Nairne

Art & Architecture; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks

Paperback

This text provides a description of the events surrounding the theft of two important paintings by J.M.W. Turner in 1994,... [more]

$34.99

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Franz Mayer of Munich: Architecture, Glass, Art

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Franz Mayer of Munich: Architecture, Glass, Art

Bernhard G. Graf, Gottfried Knapp

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Mosaics: artworks; Stained glass: artworks

Hardback

Franz Mayer of Munich is one of the world's foremost studios for mosaics and stained glass. Founded in 1847, it is dedicated... [more]

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Outre Journal

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Outre Journal

Martin McIntosh

The Arts: General & Reference; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

Outre Journal is an almanac of overlooked vintage subject matter with an emphasis on art, photography and culture. With an... [more]

$25.00

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Forgetting the Art World

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Forgetting the Art World

Pamela M. Lee

Theory of art

Hardback

Pamela Lee connects the current state of this world to globalization and its attendant controversies. [more]

$85.00

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Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting

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Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting

Sianne Ngai

Theory of art; Literary theory; Philosophy: aesthetics; Society & Social Sciences

Hardback

The zany, the cute, and the interesting saturate postmodern culture, dominating the look of its art and commodities as well... [more]

$77.00

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Commissioning Contemporary Art: A Handbook for Curators, Collectors and Artists

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Commissioning Contemporary Art: A Handbook for Curators, Collectors and...

Louisa Buck, Daniel McClean

Art: financial aspects; Art & design styles: from c 1960

Hardback

Provides a guide to commissioning contemporary art. This text is supplemented with copious quotations and insights from some... [more]

$39.99

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In My View: Personal Reflections on Art by Today's Leading Artists

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In My View: Personal Reflections on Art by Today's Leading Artists

Simon Grant, Tomma Abts

Theory of art

Hardback

A collection of reflections by 78 contemporary artists in which each artist reveals the influence and inspiration he or she... [more]

$42.99

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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]

$37.99

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Caveat Emptor: The Secret Life of an American Art Forger

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Caveat Emptor: The Secret Life of an American Art Forger

Ken Perenyi

Art & Architecture; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

It is said that the greatest art forger in the world is the one who has never been caught-the astonishing story of America's... [more]

$39.95

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The Cambridge Companion to Modern Russian Culture

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The Cambridge Companion to Modern Russian Culture

Nicholas Rzhevsky

The Arts: General & Reference; History; Cultural studies

Paperback

A fully updated new edition of this overview of contemporary Russia and the influence of its Soviet past. [more]

$68.95

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Stealing the Mystic Lamb: The True Story of the World's Most Coveted Masterpiece

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Stealing the Mystic Lamb: The True Story of the World's Most Coveted Masterpiece...

Noah Charney

Art & Architecture; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600

Paperback

[A]ction-packed... In scrupulous detail, Charney divulges the secrets of the revered painting's past, and in doing so, gives... [more]

$28.99

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Doing Research in Design

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Doing Research in Design

Christopher Crouch, Jane Pearce

Theory of art; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Product design

Paperback

A comprehensive exploration of design research methods, with particular focus on the social impacts of design. [more]

$39.99

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Museum Studies: An Anthology of Contexts

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Museum Studies: An Anthology of Contexts

Bettina Messias Carbonell

The Arts: General & Reference; Museums & museology; Cultural studies; Anthropology

Paperback

Updated to reflect the latest developments in twenty-first century museum scholarship, the new Second Edition of Museum... [more]

$80.95

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Tattoos - Philosophy for Everyone: I Ink, Therefore I am

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Tattoos - Philosophy for Everyone: I Ink, Therefore I am

Robert Arp

Theory of art; Philosophy; Sociology & anthropology

Paperback

Body art or eyesore, tattoos provide fertile ground for philosophical discussion Whether seen as a celebration of individuality... [more]

$30.95

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Art and Photography

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Art and Photography

David Campany

Theory of art; Photography & photographs

Paperback

The first major survey of photography's place in recent art history. [more]

$29.95

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Art and Feminism

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Art and Feminism

Peggy Phelan

Theory of art; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

The rich diversity of art informed by feminism since the 1960s. [more]

$29.95

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The Artist's Body

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The Artist's Body

Amelia Jones

Theory of art; Performance art; Cultural studies

Paperback

A survey of the use of the artist's body in 20th-century art. [more]

$24.95

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The Art of Understanding Art: A Behind the Scenes Story

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The Art of Understanding Art: A Behind the Scenes Story

Irina Dana Costache

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

The Art of Understanding Art reveals to students and other readers new and meaningful ways of developing personal ideas and... [more]

$39.95

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An Opening: Twelve Love Stories About Art

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An Opening: Twelve Love Stories About Art

Stephanie Radok

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of art

Paperback

For over twenty years Stephanie Radok has written about and witnessed the emergence of contemporary Aboriginal art and the... [more]

$24.95

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