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The Arts: General & Reference

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Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

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Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

Maura Reilly, Maura Reilly

Theory of art; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

Providing an overview of Nochlins life and work, this book includes both her major thematic texts and her monographic texts... [more]

$60.00

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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

The Arts: General & Reference; 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]

$34.99

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Summers of Discontent: The Purpose of the Arts Today

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Summers of Discontent: The Purpose of the Arts Today

Raymond Tallis, Julian Spalding

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

An original readable, understandable (and brief) discussion of the need for arts, one of the great philosophical mysteries,... [more]

$17.99

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Prizing Diversity: The Josephine Ulrick Prizes, 1998-2014

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Prizing Diversity: The Josephine Ulrick Prizes, 1998-2014

Virginia Rigney, Nigel Krauth

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

This publication celebrates the generosity of two Gold Coast arts identities - Win Schubert and the late Josephine Ulrick... [more]

$60.00

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The Social Studio: Fashion, Food, Art & Community

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The Social Studio: Fashion, Food, Art & Community

Morgan Brown

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

The Social Studio: Fashion, Food, Art & Community celebrates Melbourne's multicultural community of artists, foodies and fashionistas... [more]

$45.00

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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]

$69.99

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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]

$83.00

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The Art of Forgery: The Minds, Motives and Methods of Master Forgers

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The Art of Forgery: The Minds, Motives and Methods of Master Forgers

Noah Charney

Art & Architecture; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks

Hardback

A gripping account of the world's most famous forgers [more]

$39.95

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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]

$74.99

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A Companion to American Art

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A Companion to American Art

John Davis, Jennifer A. Greenhill, Jason D. LaFountain

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Hardback

A Companion to American Art presents 35 newly-commissioned essays by leading scholars that explore the methodology, historiography,... [more]

$278.95

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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]

$49.95

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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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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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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]

$28.00

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VIP Vision in Design: A Guidebook for Innovators

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VIP Vision in Design: A Guidebook for Innovators

Paul Hekkert, Matthijs van Dijk

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

The first book about how to formulate a vision for new and appropriate products. [more]

$49.99

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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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Masterclass: Fashion Design: Guide to the World's Leading Graduate Schools

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Masterclass: Fashion Design: Guide to the World's Leading Graduate Schools...

Sarah De Boer-Schultz, Marlous Van Rossum-Willems, Jane Szita, Carmel McNamara

Theory of art; Fashion & textiles: design; Organisation & management of education; Teaching staff

Paperback

A practical student guide to thirty of the world's leading schools that offer a master's degree in fashion design. [more]

$49.99

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Masterclass: Graphic Design: Guide to the World's Leading Graduate Schools

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Masterclass: Graphic Design: Guide to the World's Leading Graduate Schools...

Merel Kokhuis, Carmel McNamara, Sarah De Boer-Schultz, Marlous Van Rossum-Willems

Theory of art; Graphic design; Organisation & management of education; Teaching staff

Paperback

A practical student guide to thirty of the world's leading schools that offer a master's degree in graphic design. [more]

$49.99

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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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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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