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The Arts: General & Reference

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The Bible and the Printed Image in Early Modern England: Little Gidding and the pursuit of scriptural harmony

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The Bible and the Printed Image in Early Modern England: Little Gidding...

Michael Gaudio

The Arts: General & Reference; History; Religion: general; Christianity; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

Paperback

The first book-length study of the fifteen surviving Little Gidding bible concordances, this book examines the visual culture... [more]

$77.99

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Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, 1965-1975

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Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, 1965-1975

Melissa Ho, Thomas Crow, Martha Rosler, Mignon Nixon, Erica Levin

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

Hardback

Published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name, on view at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington,... [more]

$165.00

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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]

$75.00

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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]

$43.95

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Ecologies, Agents, Terrains

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Ecologies, Agents, Terrains

Christopher P. Heuer, Rebecca Zorach

Theory of art; Conservation of the environment

Paperback

A related conference, titled Ecologies, Agents, Terrains, was held May 4-6, 2017 at the Clark. [more]

$47.99

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Louise Jopling: A Biographical and Cultural Study of the Modern Woman Artist in Victorian Britain

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Louise Jopling: A Biographical and Cultural Study of the Modern Woman Artist...

Patricia de Montfort

The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Gender studies: women

Paperback

Louise Jopling: A Biographical and Cultural Study is the first in-depth study of this nineteenth-century painter who was among... [more]

$77.99

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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]

$128.00

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A Short History of the Shadow

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A Short History of the Shadow

Victor I. Stoichita

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

In this investigative tour de force, now available in a new format edition, Victor I. Stoichita untangles the history of one... [more]

$37.99

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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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Art, Aesthetics and Colour: Aristotle - Thomas Aquinas - Rudolf Steiner, An Anthology of Original Texts

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Art, Aesthetics and Colour: Aristotle - Thomas Aquinas - Rudolf Steiner,...

Aristotle, Rudolf Steiner

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics; Theosophy & Anthroposophy

Paperback

An anthology of commentaries on art, aesthetics and colour by three of western culture's greatest intellects. [more]

$29.99

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Socially Engaged Art and the Neoliberal City

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Socially Engaged Art and the Neoliberal City

Cecilie Sachs Olsen (Royal Holloway University of London UK)

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

What are the social functions of art in the age of neoliberal urbanism? This book discusses the potential of artistic practices... [more]

$242.00

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The Central Collecting Point in Munich - A New Beginning for the Restitution and Protection of Art

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The Central Collecting Point in Munich - A New Beginning for the Restitution...

Iris Lauterbach

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; European history

Hardback

A compelling exploration of the many issues surrounding the restoration and restitution of Nazi-stolen art at the end of World... [more]

$122.00

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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]

$53.99

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Occasions of State: Early Modern European Festivals and the Negotiation of Power

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Occasions of State: Early Modern European Festivals and the Negotiation...

Professor J. R. Mulryne, Krista de Jonge

The Arts: General & Reference; Theatre Studies; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Industrialisation & industrial history

Hardback

This sixth volume in the European Festival Studies series stems from a joint conference (Venice, 2013) between the Society... [more]

$221.00

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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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The Routledge Handbook of Disability Arts, Culture, and Media

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The Routledge Handbook of Disability Arts, Culture, and Media

Bree Hadley, Donna McDonald (Griffith University, Australia)

The Arts: General & Reference; Media studies; Disability: social aspects

Hardback

In the last 30 years, a distinctive intersection between disability studies - including disability rights advocacy, disability... [more]

$368.00

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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]

$83.99

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A Female Poetics of Empire: From Eliot to Woolf

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A Female Poetics of Empire: From Eliot to Woolf

Julia Kuehn (University of Hong Kong, China)

The Arts: General & Reference; Literature: history & criticism; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900

Paperback

Many well-known male writers produced fictions about colonial spaces and discussed the advantages of realism over romance,... [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]

$79.99

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New Art, New Markets

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New Art, New Markets

Iain Robertson

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Art: financial aspects

Paperback

This fully revised second edition updates the reader on rapidly evolving markets. As well as surveying emerging art markets... [more]

$64.99

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