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The Arts: General & Reference

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Body without Organs, Body without Image: Ernesto Neto's Anti-Leviathan (Undoing the Image 1)

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Body without Organs, Body without Image: Ernesto Neto's Anti-Leviathan (Undoing...

Eric Alliez, Jean-Claude Bonne

Theory of art

Paperback

A close analysis of the work of Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto reveals the fundamental stakes of a contemporary art in the... [more]

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Graphite 10

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Graphite 10

3dtotal Publishing

The Arts: General & Reference; Serials, periodicals, abstracts, indexes

Paperback

GRAPHITE is an art magazine featuring over 100 pages of inspirational images, interviews and tutorials in an elegant quarterly... [more]

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Art as Human Practice: An Aesthetics

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Art as Human Practice: An Aesthetics

Georg W. Bertram (Institute for Philosophy, Free University of Berlin, Germany)

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

Paperback

How is art both distinct and different from the rest of human life, while also mattering in and for it? This central yet overlooked... [more]

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Landscapes: John Berger on Art

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Landscapes: John Berger on Art

John Berger

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

What does art tell us about ourselves? John Berger on the politics and consolations of creativity. [more]

$32.99

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Speculative Aesthetics

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Speculative Aesthetics

James Trafford, Robin Mackay, Luke Pendrell

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

An examination of the new technological mediations between the human sensorium and the planetary media network and of the... [more]

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The Design Philosophy Reader

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The Design Philosophy Reader

Anne-Marie Willis (German University in Cairo, Egypt)

Theory of art; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Paperback

What is design philosophy and why is it needed? This important book explains the discipline's recent emergence, the key questions... [more]

$59.99

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Surpassing Modernity: Ambivalence in Art, Politics and Society

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Surpassing Modernity: Ambivalence in Art, Politics and Society

Andrew McNamara (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)

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

Paperback

For the past thirty to forty years, cultural analysis has focused on developing terms to explain the surpassing of modernity.... [more]

$39.99

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Digital Painting Techniques Volume 8

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Digital Painting Techniques Volume 8

3dtotal Publishing

Theory of art; Electronic, holographic & video art; Art Treatments & Subjects; Art techniques & principles; Digital TV & media centres: consumer & user guides

Paperback

Learn all the latest digital painting techniques with the eighth volume in this essential series for any digital artist. [more]

$89.99

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Artist's Guide to the Anatomy of the Human Head: Defining Structure and Capturing Emotions

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Artist's Guide to the Anatomy of the Human Head: Defining Structure and...

3DTotal Publishing

Theory of art; Human figures depicted in art; Portraits in art; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Learn how to define structure and capture emotions with this comprehensive artist's guide to drawing the human head. [more]

$62.99

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Renaissance Splendor: Catherine de' Medici's Valois Tapestries

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Renaissance Splendor: Catherine de' Medici's Valois Tapestries

Elizabeth Cleland, Marjorie E. Wieseman

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Renaissance art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Textile design & theory

Hardback

Featuring detailed scenes of court pageantry and life-size portraits of members of the French Valois dynasty woven in wool,... [more]

$69.99

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Gan's Constructivism: Aesthetic Theory for an Embedded Modernism

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Gan's Constructivism: Aesthetic Theory for an Embedded Modernism

Kristin Romberg

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

Hardback

This compelling new account of Russian constructivism repositions the agitator Aleksei Gan as the movement's chief protagonist... [more]

$125.00

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Graphite 9

3dtotal Publishing

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of art; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Reference works

Paperback

GRAPHITE is an art magazine featuring over 100 pages of inspirational images, interviews and tutorials in an elegant quarterly... [more]

$27.99

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Adventures in Drawing: A Guided Sketchbook

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Adventures in Drawing: A Guided Sketchbook

Scott Campbell

The Arts: General & Reference; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Stationery items

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$22.99

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Seven Keys to Modern Art

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Seven Keys to Modern Art

Simon Morley

The Arts: General & Reference; Art & design styles: from c 1960

Hardback

A unique guide to making sense of modern and contemporary art through seven different approaches, focusing on twenty major... [more]

$39.99

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Managing Organisational Success in the Arts

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Managing Organisational Success in the Arts

David Stevenson (Queen Margaret University, UK)

Art: financial aspects; Theatre Studies; Management: leadership & motivation; Organisational theory & behaviour; Non-profitmaking organisations

Paperback

The creative and cultural industries are a dynamic and rapidly expanding field of enterprise. Yet all too often the dominant... [more]

$62.99

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The Architecture of Nothingness: An Explanation of the Objective Basis of Beauty in Architecture and the Arts

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The Architecture of Nothingness: An Explanation of the Objective Basis of...

Frank Lyons (Director, Humane Architecture, UK)

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Theory of architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

It is a common enough assumption that good buildings make us feel good just as poor ones can make us feel insecure, depressed... [more]

$73.99

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A Ransomed Dissident: A Life in Art Under the Soviets

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A Ransomed Dissident: A Life in Art Under the Soviets

Igor Golomstock

The Arts: General & Reference; Autobiography: historical, political & military; European history; Social & cultural history

Hardback

The extraordinary story of the man who introduced Western art into Soviet Russia [more]

$40.00

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Such a Pretty Girl: A Story of Struggle, Empowerment, and Disability Pride

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Such a Pretty Girl: A Story of Struggle, Empowerment, and Disability Pride...

Lynne Elizabeth, Suzanne Young

The Arts: General & Reference; Multicultural education; Teaching of a specific subject; Politics & government

Paperback

A full-color celebration of citizen artists revitalizing their communities. [more]

$55.99

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Secrets of the Studio / Ateliers a la loupe: From Monet to Ai Wei Wei

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Secrets of the Studio / Ateliers a la loupe: From Monet to Ai Wei Wei

Damian Elwes

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Join Detective Damian on his investigations... Visit the studios of Henri Matisse, Alberto Giacometti, Paul Gauguin, Keith... [more]

$24.99

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Luc Tuymans: The Image Revisited: in Conversation with Gottfried Boehm, T.J. Clark & Hans M. De Wolf

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Luc Tuymans: The Image Revisited: in Conversation with Gottfried Boehm,...

Luc Tuymans, Hans Maria de Wolf

Theory of art

Paperback

At the age of nineteen, a young Luc Tuymans saw for the very first time the work of El Greco on a visit to the Szepmveszeti... [more]

$49.99

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GRAPHITE 8

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GRAPHITE 8

3dtotal Publishing

Theory of art; Drawing & drawings; Other graphic art forms; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

GRAPHITE is an art magazine featuring over 100 pages of inspirational images, interviews and tutorials in an elegant quarterly... [more]

$27.99

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Tom Jacobi: Into the Light

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Tom Jacobi: Into the Light

Tom Jacobi

The Arts: General & Reference; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

Since earliest times the colour white has exerted a powerful fascination on Man for its purity, glistening brightness, magic... [more]

$85.00

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The Routledge Companion to Arts Marketing

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The Routledge Companion to Arts Marketing

Daragh O'Reilly (University of Sheffield, UK), Ruth Rentschler (University of South Australia, Australia), Theresa A. Kirchner (Hampton University, USA)

Art: financial aspects; Sales & marketing

Paperback

The relationship between the arts and marketing has been growing ever more complex, as the proliferation of new technologies... [more]

$83.99

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Aesthetics of the Margins / The Margins of Aesthetics: Wild Art Explained

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Aesthetics of the Margins / The Margins of Aesthetics: Wild Art Explained...

David Carrier, Joachim Pissarro

Theory of art; Art & design styles: c 1900 to c 1960; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Examines art that stands outside the margins of the art world, the critical and cultural conditions that made this exclusion... [more]

$74.99

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Social Practices

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Social Practices

Chris Kraus

Theory of art

Paperback

Essays on and around art and art practices by the author of I Love Dick. [more]

$39.99

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