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The Arts: General & Reference

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Vanguardia: Socially Engaged Art and Theory

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Vanguardia: Socially Engaged Art and Theory

Marc James Leger

Theory of art; Political activism

Hardback

Vanguardia chronicles and theorises changing forms of socially engaged art and radical politics since the rise of the anti-globalisation... [more]

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Works of Heart: Building Village Through the Arts

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Works of Heart: Building Village Through the Arts

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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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]

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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]

$79.99

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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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Slavs and Tatars: Wripped Scripped

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Slavs and Tatars: Wripped Scripped

Slavs and Tatars

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Pop culture, polemics, science: the latest antic by the artist collective [more]

$55.00

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Nanomaterials in Architecture and Art Conservation

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Nanomaterials in Architecture and Art Conservation

Gerald Ziegenbalg, Milos Drdacky, Claudia Dietze, Dirk Schuch

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Architecture; Materials science

Hardback

The conservation and protection of buildings that constitute our cultural heritage are complex tasks calling for a comprehensive... [more]

$292.00

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How to Get to Great Ideas: A system for smart, extraordinary thinking

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How to Get to Great Ideas: A system for smart, extraordinary thinking

Dave Birss

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics; Business innovation; Management: leadership & motivation; Advertising

Hardback

A tangible approach to building the intangible skill of creativity, offering a simple new theory about how to have original... [more]

$29.99

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Photography Reframed: New Visions in Contemporary Photographic Culture

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Photography Reframed: New Visions in Contemporary Photographic Culture

Ben Burbridge, Annebella Pollen

Theory of art; Photography & photographs; Cultural studies

Paperback

A vital road map to developments in twenty-first century photography [more]

$34.99

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Gallery Ready: A Creative Blueprint for Visual Artists

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Gallery Ready: A Creative Blueprint for Visual Artists

Franceska Alexander

Art: financial aspects; Individual artists, art monographs; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

Show artists what you need to do to make your artwork gallery ready. [more]

$27.99

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When Artists Curate: Contemporary Art and the Exhibition as Medium

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When Artists Curate: Contemporary Art and the Exhibition as Medium

Alison Green

The Arts: General & Reference; Museums & museology

Paperback

In this ground-breaking book Alison Green provides the first critical history of visual artists curating exhibitions. [more]

$44.99

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A Philosophy of the Art School

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A Philosophy of the Art School

Michael Newall (University of Kent, UK)

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

Hardback

Until now, research on art schools has been largely occupied with the facts of particular schools and teachers. This book... [more]

$242.00

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Europe and the Sea

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Europe and the Sea

Dorlis Blume, Christiana Brennecke, Ursula Breymayer, Thomas Eisentraut

The Arts: General & Reference; History

Hardback

The history and culture of Europe has been decisively shaped by the exploration and use of the seas surrounding Europe.... [more]

$70.00

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Why You Like This Photo: The science of perception

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Why You Like This Photo: The science of perception

Brian Dilg

Theory of art; Photographic equipment & techniques; Popular science

Hardback

Combining science and photography, Brian Dilg explores the reasons behind Why You Like This Photo. [more]

$24.99

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Learning as a Creative and Developmental Process in Higher Education: A Therapeutic Arts Approach and Its Wider Application

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Learning as a Creative and Developmental Process in Higher Education: A...

Judie Taylor, Clive Holmwood

The Arts: General & Reference; Higher & further education, tertiary education; Teaching of a specific subject

Hardback

Much has been written about the importance of creativity in learning and education over the last few decades. This unique... [more]

$242.00

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Critical Articulations of Hope from the Margins of Arts Education: International Perspectives and Practices

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Critical Articulations of Hope from the Margins of Arts Education: International...

Eeva Anttila (Theatre Academy of University of the Arts, Finland.), Anniina Suominen (Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland.)

The Arts: General & Reference; Moral & social purpose of education; Teaching of a specific subject

Hardback

Critical Articulations of Hope from the Margins of Arts Education presents perspectives on arts education from marginalized... [more]

$242.00

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Art, EcoJustice, and Education: Intersecting Theories and Practices

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Art, EcoJustice, and Education: Intersecting Theories and Practices

Raisa Foster (University of Tampere, Finland), Jussi Makela (University of Tampere, Finland), Rebecca A. Martusewicz (Eastern Michigan University, USA)

The Arts: General & Reference; Philosophy & theory of education

Paperback

Emphasizing the importance of contemporary art forms in EcoJustice Education, this book examines the interconnections between... [more]

$75.99

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Management of Art Galleries

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Management of Art Galleries

Magnus Resch

The Arts: General & Reference; Management & management techniques

Paperback

The latest edition of the bestselling guide to running a successful gallery, told from the expert perspective of art-world... [more]

$39.95

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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; Museums & museology; Management: leadership & motivation; Organisational theory & behaviour; Non-profitmaking organisations

Hardback

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

$221.00

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Weather as Medium: Toward a Meteorological Art

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Weather as Medium: Toward a Meteorological Art

Janine Randerson (Senior Lecturer, Auckland University of Technology)

The Arts: General & Reference; Meteorology & climatology

Hardback

An exploration of artworks that use weather or atmosphere as the primary medium, creating new coalitions of collective engagement... [more]

$72.00

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Everything Is Connected - Art and Conspiracy

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Everything Is Connected - Art and Conspiracy

Douglas Eklund, Ian Alteveer, Meredith A. Brown, John Miller, Kathryn Olmsted

The Arts: General & Reference; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Politics & government

Hardback

A timely exploration of artists whose work addresses the subject of conspiracy and media manipulation in modern culture [more]

$94.99

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Moved to Tears: Rethinking the Art of the Sentimental in the United States

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Moved to Tears: Rethinking the Art of the Sentimental in the United States...

Rebecca Bedell

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Hardback

A bold new view of sentimental art's significance in American visual culture from the eighteenth to the twentieth century... [more]

$84.00

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