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  • Spectrum 9: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art

    • ASIN: 1887424660
    • ISBN: 1887424660
    • Brand: Brand: Underwood Books
    • Manufacturer: Underwood Books

    Drawn from work created for books, comics, magazines, art galleries, advertisements, and the portfolios of some of the finest contemporary artists in the field, Spectrum 9 has a wider reach than any previous volume, with work from the U.S., Germany, England, the Netherlands, Spain, Japan, Canada, and France. Divided into seven categories, including... [Read More]

  • Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings (Second Edition, Revised and Expanded by Kristine Stiles)

    • ASIN: 0520257189
    • ISBN: 9780520257184
    • Brand: Stiles, Kristine/ Selz, Peter
    • Manufacturer: University of California Press

    First published in 1996, this irreplaceable resource has now been updated, revised, and expanded by Kristine Stiles to represent thirty countries and more than one hundred new artists. Stiles has added forty images and a diverse roster of artists, including many who have emerged since the 1980s, such as Julie Mehretu, Carrie Mae Weems, Damien Hirst... [Read More]

  • Contemporary Enameling: Art And Technique (Schiffer Book for Artists)

    • ASIN: 0764323555
    • ISBN: 0764323555
    • Manufacturer: Schiffer Pub Ltd

    This book beautifully illustrates the wide range of artistic innovation and techniques expressed in vitreous, or "hard," enamels on metal. More than 30 experienced enamelists share their specialized knowledge for using cloisonné, plique-à-jour, champlevé, and basse-taille techniques on silver, gold, foils, and metal clay to make jewelry, vessels... [Read More]

  • City of Glass: The Graphic Novel (New York Trilogy)

    • ASIN: 0312423608
    • ISBN: 9780312423605
    • Brand: Picador USA
    • Manufacturer: Picador

    A graphic novel classic with a new introduction by Art SpiegelmanQuinn writes mysteries. The Washington Post has described him as a "post-existentialist private eye." An unknown voice on the telephone is now begging for his help, drawing him into a world and a mystery far stranger than any he ever created in print.Adapted by Paul Karasik and David ... [Read More]

  • The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

    • ASIN: 0316055441
    • ISBN: 0316055441
    • Brand: Back Bay Books
    • Manufacturer: Back Bay Books

    A young New Yorker grieving his mother's death is pulled into a gritty underworld of art and wealth in this "extraordinary" and beloved Pulitzer Prize winner that "connects with the heart as well as the mind" (Stephen King, New York Times Book Review).Theo Decker, a 13-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Ab... [Read More]

  • The Silent Patient

    • ASIN: B07D2C6J4K
    • Manufacturer: Celadon Books

  • Art and Politics: A Small History of Art for Social Change Since 1945

    • ASIN: 1848851103
    • ISBN: 1848851103
    • Brand: I B Tauris
    • Manufacturer: I.B. Tauris

    Contemporary art is increasingly concerned with swaying the opinions of its viewier. To do so, the art employs various strategies to convey a political message. This book provides readers with the tools to decode and appreciate political art, a crucial and understudied direction in post-war art. From the postwar works of Pablo Picasso and Alexander... [Read More]

  • Believing Is Seeing: Creating the Culture of Art

    • ASIN: 0140168249
    • ISBN: 9780140168242
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

    Why are the paleolithic Venus of Willendorf, Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel frescoes, and Marcel Duchamp's ready-made urinal all considered works of art? Why, strictly speaking, is a Cindy Sherman photograph more "art-like" than a Da Vinci portrait? How did the painters and sculptors of the Renaissance see their creations? And who decides what art i... [Read More]

  • Participation (Documents of Contemporary Art)

    • ASIN: 0262524643
    • ISBN: 0262524643
    • Brand: The MIT Press
    • Manufacturer: The MIT Press

    Art that seeks to produce situations in which relations are formed among viewers is placed in historical and theoretical context in key writings by critics and artists.The desire to move viewers out of the role of passive observers and into the role of producers is one of the hallmarks of twentieth-century art. This tendency can be found in practic... [Read More]

  • Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: The Art of Truth

    • UPC: 000195135563
    • ASIN: 0195135563
    • ISBN: 9780195135565
    • Brand: Oxford University Press
    • Manufacturer: Oxford University Press

    The most inclusive collection of creative nonfiction available, Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: The Art of Truth is the only anthology that brings together examples of all three of the main forms in the genre: the literary memoir, the personal essay, and literary journalism. Featuring a generous and diverse sampling of more than sixty works, this... [Read More]

  • Spectrum 11: The Best In Contemporary Fantastic Art

    • ASIN: 1887424822
    • ISBN: 1887424822
    • Brand: Brand: Underwood Books
    • Manufacturer: Underwood Books

    Now in its 11th year, and just getting bigger and better, this eagerly anticipated volume in the art and art-buying world represents the who's who in fantasy today. Spectrum is the first and only illustration annual to focus solely on fantastic art, with over 300 artists featured. Divided into seven categories, including one devoted to comics and g... [Read More]

  • Riverdance - Live From New York City

    • UPC: 043396799493
    • ASIN: 0767804341
    • ISBN: 0767804341
    • Manufacturer: Sony Pictures

    Riverdance, the Irish hard-shoe sensation that took PBS viewers by storm, underwent its second incarnation with Live from New York City, a 1996 performance filmed at Radio City Music Hall. While most of the attributes from 1995's Riverdance: The Show remain--the dazzling ensemble choreography, Bill Whelan's energetic score, and the New Age-y view o... [Read More]

  • Abstract Canvas Wall Art Skyline New York Skyscraper Chicago City View Abstract Canvas Picture Prints Contemporary Street Artwork for Bedroom 16" x 16" x 4 Pieces Modern Office Wall Decor Wall Decor

    • ASIN: B07WC3K6GF
    • Brand: yearainn
    • Size: 16x16in 4P
    • Manufacturer: yearainn

    4 Pieces Skyline Wall Art Abstract Canvas Artwork for Bedroom Bathroom Living Room Kitchen Office Home Decoration Framed Ready to Hang Introduction: * canvas print printed at hi-res on quality thick artist premium canvas with extra mirrored border. * canvas stretched professionally over sturdy wooden stretcher fir frame which is kiln dried. * eac... [Read More]

  • Where the Crawdads Sing

    • ASIN: B078GD3DRG
    • Manufacturer: G.P. Putnam's Sons

  • What Is Contemporary Art?

    • UPC: 000226764311
    • ASIN: 0226764311
    • ISBN: 0226764311
    • Manufacturer: University of Chicago Press

    Who gets to say what counts as contemporary art? Artists, critics, curators, gallerists, auctioneers, collectors, or the public? Revealing how all of these groups have shaped today’s multifaceted definition, Terry Smith brilliantly shows that an historical approach offers the best answer to the question: What is Contemporary Art?Smith argues that... [Read More]

  • Art on the Edge and Over: Searching for Art's Meaning in Contemporary Society, 1970s-1990s

    • ASIN: 0965198812
    • ISBN: 0965198812
    • Brand: Brand: Art Insights
    • Manufacturer: Art Insights, Inc.

    In this highly accessible introduction to American art since the 1970s, Linda Weintraub offers art lovers a readable exploration of some of the most important artists and movements of the past three decades. Today artists routinely dissolve the old boundaries of art by creating works that neither hang on walls nor adorn pedestals, and often willful... [Read More]

  • The Best American Essays, College Edition

    • ASIN: 1133310346
    • ISBN: 1133310346
    • Brand: Brand: Cengage Learning
    • Manufacturer: Cengage Learning

    THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS, Seventh College Edition, presents highly regarded contemporary authors at their best. The essays are thematically arranged and selected from the popular trade series of the same name. They also cover common rhetorical modes, including narration and argumentation, providing instructors optimal flexibility with respect to co... [Read More]

  • Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages

    • UPC: 884358530224
    • ASIN: 1592537650
    • ISBN: 9781592537655
    • Brand: Quarry Books
    • Manufacturer: Quarry Books

    Art Lab for Kids is a refreshing source of wonderful ideas for creating fine art with children. This step-by-step book offers 52 fun and creative art projects set into weekly lessons, beginning with drawing, moving through painting and printmaking, and then building to paper collage and mixed media. Each lesson features and relates to the work an... [Read More]

  • Wieco Art Paris Street View Large Modern Wrapped Giclee Cityscape Artwork Contemporary Landscape City Oil Paintings reproduction on Canvas Wall Art for Living Room Bedroom Home Decorations

    • Brand: Wieco Art
    • Size: 40x30inch (100x75cm)
    • Manufacturer: Wieco Art

    High definition picture photo prints on canvas with vivid color on thick high quality canvas to create the look and feel of the original nature and masterpiece. The canvas print is already perfectly stretched on wooden frame with hooks mounted on each panel for easy hanging out of box. The side margins are also printed to create a particularly deco... [Read More]

  • Quilt National 2013: The Best of Contemporary Quilts

    • ASIN: 0981886043
    • ISBN: 0981886043
    • Brand: Dragon Threads
    • Manufacturer: Dragon Threads

    Presenting all the quilts in the exhibition, this full-color catalog commemorates the 2013 Quilt National with close-up photos and comments from the jurors reviewing the show. The biennial Quilt National, first shown in 1979, has built a reputation as one of the most competitive and compelling art quilt exhibitions in the world, receiving thousands... [Read More]

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