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Outer Space Inside by brinkwar
Price: Free! Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Systems architecture / distributed systems & computing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book is part of the most participatory art project in human history and also the most valuable work of art in human history. The Most Popular Artist has successfully and legally claimed all outer space property and mineral rights claims in the entire Universe and has had this claim authenticated by world governments in accordance with international law. Now he's giving it away and selling it.
Governing Heritage Dissonance - Promises and Realities of Selected Cultural Policies by Višnja Kisić
Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by European Cultural Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Drawing on illuminating case studies from South East Europe, Kisić connects heritage studies and cultural policies with issues of difference, conflict and reconciliation, prompting us to rethink how we approach the past and deal with diversities between cultures, nations and generations at a time of increasing fragmentation across Europe.
Art Student Book Two 1969-70 by Giles Winterborne
Price: Free! Words: 60,130. Language: British English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Book Two describes Giles’ first year on the Diploma Course at Wimbledon School of Art and the new experience of living away from home. The year included: exploring London, visiting the Courtauld, the Hayward, Bond Street, insulting David Hockney, attending a Private View at the ICA, a dynamic Buckminster Fuller lecture and going to the many Art-House cinemas up in town.
Art Student Book Five 1972-74 by Giles Winterborne
Price: Free! Words: 76,440. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Giles had a year off before applying for the Institute of Education and so he did various jobs, bought a car, and was drawn into an irregular crowd of South Londoners. He moved to Stockwell and tripped down to Brixton on LSD. At the Institute Giles continued doing working drawings and attended seminars with Ernst Gombrich whose book he had read at the very start of Art College life.
Art Student Book Four 1971-72 by Giles Winterborne
Price: Free! Words: 60,070. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Book Four begins with the Picasso Museum in Barcelona. Then they travelled down to Tangiers, back up to Toledo and Madrid, a bullfight, the Prado and the caves of Altamira before Paris and the Louvre. This was Giles’ last year at Wimbledon and it was something of a disaster. Nevertheless he met Derek Jarman, acquired Prunella Clough as his tutor and enjoyed himself.
Art Student Book Three 1970-71 by Giles Winterborne
Price: Free! Words: 67,670. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Book Three starts with Giles, and his two friends, in Athens. A day at the Parthenon and then over to Italy where they managed to see the Scrovegni Chapel, the Venice Biennale, Pompeii, the Vatican and Florence. Then Giles split to hitch over the Alps and back to England. For the second year at Wimbledon, he was sharing a chaotic house with four others: drink, drugs and mayhem.
Gated Community: Graffiti and Incarceration by Mickael Broth
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
A memoir detailing a young man's involvement in graffiti vandalism, and the ten-month jail sentence that it led to. Expanding on his personal experiences, the book addresses issues of wider relevance, including delinquency, property rights, addiction, racism, class privilege, privatization, and mass incarceration in America, among other topics.
Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted? by Michael Shapter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This book examines if traditional and digital photographs can be truthful renditions of the world. It traces the history of photography’s veracity and explores characteristics of photographs that aid or preclude veracity. It outlines factors that continue a belief in photography's high veracity, drawing conclusions in light of post-referential pictures
Write Brain by Mette Ivie Harrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2019. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
How to get your brain right, so you can write. A collection of all my best essays on how to deal with the gremlins in your brain that tell you you aren't good enough, the real life obstacles a creative life entails, and the crap that happens when the publishing world deals you a blow.
Covering Rose with Modesty by Rose Maru
Series: Visual Rose - Art vs. the Establishment: Rose Be Banned · Fellowship of the Rose: Sensual Short Stories - Fiction, Truthiness, and Far Too Much Non-Fiction. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex & culture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art(3.00 from 1 review)
This modesty-enhanced edition is designed for those looking to enjoy the humor and challenges of a middle-aged woman posing and producing her own book cover art... without the offensive pictures in the original book. Experience the terror and joy with this wife and husband, "pretend model" and photographer, team.
My Dancing Day: Reflections of the Incarnation in Art and Music by Jennifer Rundlett
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
My Dancing Day leads you through a gallery of masterful art and music into the beauty and joy of the birth of Jesus. This book comes with full color high quality imagery and corresponding musical links to create a multi-media experience of treasured masterpieces. From Handel's Messiah to Fra Angelico's Nativity this book will re-ignite your passion for God while guiding you thru the arts basics.