Books tagged: art criticism

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The Artist's Burden - A Short and Snappy Guide
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Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Ladies and Gentlemen! Are you interested in the world’s greatest and easiest job? Do you want a profession that is too good to be true? A career so unique that it prescribes no educational qualifications, age limitations, trainings, work timings, or mental and physical qualifications for the candidate. Sounds interesting? No, I am not kidding. Honest, such a job does exist, really!
Rumination on Critiquing Film as an Art Form
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 46,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
David Crippen reviews and critiques nine TV programs, six books and 80 films from pre-2002 until 2013.
Sacred Monsters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This book collects more than twenty of celebrated journalist Edmund White's writings on artists and authors, including John Cheever, Patti Smith, Henry James, Mary Cassatt, Paul Bowles, Andy Warhol, John Singer Sargent, Vladimir Nabokov, Auguste Rodin, Edith Wharton, Christopher Isherwood, Martin Amis, Allen Ginsberg, Marguerite Duras, John Rechy, Ford Maddox Ford, David Hockney, and more.
Vatican Curio: Weirdness and Wonder in the Pope's Museum
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by RedPagePress. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A parade of penises? A bounty of breasts? Strange tastes and cultural dead-ends consume a great deal of the show palace of Catholicism, but this is also a treasure trove dripping with fabulous wealth. What can it mean? Did the nudity, violence, and monsters pile up in the Vatican Museum just by chance? Did Jesus and Mary get left out just by luck? Someone has some explaining to do.
Cultural Offensive: Trash Talk About Sex, Obesity and the Church
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by RedPagePress. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
Pauly has done you a nice favor by collecting his 3 funny little books here in a single package. It's a ton of laffs for a lot less money, and you get 44 full color photos. The Decline of Sex; 3 Faces of Obesity; Vatican Curio; Just have fun with it! The topics are heavy but Pauly makes them light. You'll come away laughing, and maybe even a little bit happier.