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The Arts: General & Reference

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The Believer, Issue 114

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The Believer, Issue 114

Vendela Vida, Heidi Julavits, Karolina Waclawiak, Andrew Leland

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

Paperback

<p> <p><i>The Believer</i>, a five-time National Magazine Award finalist, is a bimonthly literature, arts, and culture magazine.... [more]

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European Muslims Transforming the Public Sphere: Religious Participation in the Arts, Media and Civil Society

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European Muslims Transforming the Public Sphere: Religious Participation...

Asmaa Soliman (UCL, UK)

The Arts: General & Reference; Islamic life & practice; Cultural studies

Hardback

Anti-Muslim voices have become louder in many places in the midst of ongoing atrocities undertaken in the name of Islam. As... [more]

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Best Business Practices for Photographers, Third Edition

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Best Business Practices for Photographers, Third Edition

John Harrington (University of Liverpool UK)

Art: financial aspects; Individual photographers

Hardback

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Visual Arts Management

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Visual Arts Management

Jeffrey Taylor (State University of New York, USA)

The Arts: General & Reference; Management & management techniques

Hardback

The arts sector is of vital importance to the global economy and students aspiring to a career in the visual arts are increasingly... [more]

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European Art and the Wider World 1350-1550

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European Art and the Wider World 1350-1550

Kathleen Christian, Leah Clark

The Arts: General & Reference; History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600; Colonialism & imperialism; Globalization

Paperback

Focuses on issues of assimilation, translation and misunderstanding as art objects moved between cultures, either literally... [more]

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Mythopoetic Cinema: On the Ruins of European Identity

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Mythopoetic Cinema: On the Ruins of European Identity

Kriss Ravetto-Biagioli

The Arts: General & Reference; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Politics & government

Paperback

Mythopoetic Cinema explores how contemporary European filmmakers question the constant need to provide new identities, a new... [more]

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Forgetting the Art World

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Forgetting the Art World

Pamela M. Lee (Professor, Yale University)

Theory of art

Paperback

The work of art's mattering and materialization in a globalized world, with close readings of works by Takahashi Murakami,... [more]

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Notes Towards a Conditional Art

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Notes Towards a Conditional Art

Robert Irwin, Matthew Simms

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

These texts cover a diverse terrain such as the lessons of modern art, Irwin's philosophy of teaching, and his understanding... [more]

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Cultural Dynamics in a Globalized World: Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, Depok, Indonesia, November 7-9, 2016: Topics in Arts and Humanities

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Cultural Dynamics in a Globalized World: Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific...

Melani Budianta, Manneke Budiman, Abidin Kusno, Mikihiro Moriyama

The Arts: General & Reference; Theatre Studies; Cultural studies

Hardback

The book contains essays on current issues in arts and humanities in which peoples and cultures compete as well as collaborate... [more]

$315.00

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Keywords in Remix Studies

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Keywords in Remix Studies

Eduardo Navas, Owen Gallagher, Xtine Burrough

The Arts: General & Reference; Cultural studies; Media studies

Hardback

Keywords in Remix Studies consists of twenty-four chapters authored by researchers who share interests in remix studies and... [more]

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Die Augen der Bilder: Portrats von Fragonard bis Dumas

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Die Augen der Bilder: Portrats von Fragonard bis Dumas

Isabel Zurcher, Markus Stegmann

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

From Fragonard to Dumas: portraits by the Great Masters [more]

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The Quattro Cento and Stones of Rimini: A Different Conception of the Italian Renaissance

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The Quattro Cento and Stones of Rimini: A Different Conception of the Italian...

Adrian Stokes

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

Hardback

This title was first published in 2002. Adrian Stokes was a British painter and writer whose books on art have been allowed... [more]

$284.00

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The Park Avenue Cubists: Gallatin, Morris, Frelinghuysen and Shaw

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The Park Avenue Cubists: Gallatin, Morris, Frelinghuysen and Shaw

Robert S. Lubar

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Art styles not defined by date

Hardback

The catalog of an exhibition at New York University from January to March 2003, that then travels to Massachusetts and Florida... [more]

$179.00

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Everything You Know About Art is Wrong

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Everything You Know About Art is Wrong

Matt Brown

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

Hardback

Who really invented photography? Why is the Mona Lisa really smiling? Which painting was hung upside-down for over a month... [more]

$19.99

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Semi-Detached: The Aesthetics of Virtual Experience since Dickens

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Semi-Detached: The Aesthetics of Virtual Experience since Dickens

John Plotz

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

When you are half lost in a work of art, what happens to the half left behind? Semi-Detached delves into this state of being:... [more]

$69.00

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Art, Nation and Gender: Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures

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Art, Nation and Gender: Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures

Dr Tricia Cusack, Sighle Bhreathnach-Lynch

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of art; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Visual art doesn't share the same language limitations that bedevil literature. These essays explore the ways in which nations... [more]

$179.00

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Splendid Life: And Other Paintings by Scott C.

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Splendid Life: And Other Paintings by Scott C.

Insight Editions

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

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

$35.00

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The Art Of Tennessee Loveless: The Mickey Mouse TEN x TEN x TEN Contemporary Pop Art Series

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The Art Of Tennessee Loveless: The Mickey Mouse TEN x TEN x TEN Contemporary...

David A. Bossert, Tennessee Loveless

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Tennessee Loveless-a Los Angeles-based contemporary pop artist-used bold colors and patterns to create a series of a hundred... [more]

$100.99

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William Hunter and his Eighteenth-Century Cultural Worlds: The Anatomist and the Fine Arts

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William Hunter and his Eighteenth-Century Cultural Worlds: The Anatomist...

Helen McCormack

The Arts: General & Reference; History of medicine; Anatomy

Hardback

The eminent physician and anatomist Dr William Hunter (1718-1783) made an important and significant contribution to the history... [more]

$242.00

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The Artist Project: What Artists See When They Look At Art

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The Artist Project: What Artists See When They Look At Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Theory of art

Hardback

120 of the world's most influential contemporary artists discuss the art that inspires them in this lavishly packaged and... [more]

$95.00

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Delirious - Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950-1980

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Delirious - Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950-1980

Kelly Baum, Lucy Bradnock, Tina Rivers Ryan

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

Hardback

An extraordinary, unconventional reevaluation of postwar art through the lens of delirium [more]

$99.99

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Visuality and Virtuality: Images and Pictures from Prehistory to Perspective

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Visuality and Virtuality: Images and Pictures from Prehistory to Perspective...

Whitney Davis

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Media studies

Hardback

A provocative and challenging new conceptual framework for the study of images This book builds on the groundbreaking theoretical... [more]

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Surrealism, Occultism and Politics: In Search of the Marvellous

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Surrealism, Occultism and Politics: In Search of the Marvellous

Tessel M. Bauduin (The University of Amsterdam), Victoria Ferentinou (University of Ioannina), Daniel Zamani (Trinity College, University of Cambridge; Stadel Museum)

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Literary studies: from c 1900 -

Hardback

This volume examines the relationship between occultism and Surrealism, specifically exploring the reception and appropriation... [more]

$242.00

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The Books that Shaped Art History: From Gombrich and Greenberg to Alpers and Krauss

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The Books that Shaped Art History: From Gombrich and Greenberg to Alpers...

Richard Shone, John-Paul Stonard

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

Paperback

Reassesses the impact of some of the most important texts of art history. This book provides a varied and invaluable overview... [more]

$29.99

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Travel Marketing and Popular Photography in Britain, 1888-1939: Reading the Travel Image

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Travel Marketing and Popular Photography in Britain, 1888-1939: Reading...

Sara Dominici (University of Westminster)

The Arts: General & Reference; Photography & photographs; British & Irish history; Tourism industry

Hardback

This book explores how popular photography influenced the representation of travel in Britain in the period from the Kodak-led... [more]

$242.00

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