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Art Student Book Five 1972-74
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.
Who Says That's Art? A Commonsense View of the Visual Arts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Today's artworld experts accept virtually anything as "art"—from an all-black painting to a facsimile of a supermarket carton or a dead animal preserved in a tank of formaldehyde. Many art lovers reject such work, arguing that it is not art. This book explains why they are right and the presumed experts are wrong.
Outer Space Inside
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.
Art Student Book Four 1971-72
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.
Governing Heritage Dissonance - Promises and Realities of Selected Cultural Policies
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
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 Three 1970-71
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.
It's the Artist's Life for Me!
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 176,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Entertaining
Valer!e Monroe Shakespeare died May 18,2011 Artist's dual-memoir a lifelong love-affair with his muse,together 24/7,48yrs. Kid from the wrong side of the stock car tracks. Thrust into NYCs world of high; art, society, celebrity scenes (Trumps, Kennedys, Cuomo, Liz Taylor, Bruce Springsteen, DeLorean, Kevin Kline, Warren Buffet, European Royalty; with life, cookbook & entertaining tip, 9/11 Tribeca
Louvre Museum - Paintings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The Louvre Museum is the largest of the world's art museums by its exhibition surface. These represent the Western art of the Middle Ages in 1848, those of the ancient civilizations that preceded and influenced it (Oriental, Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman), and the arts of early Christians and Islam.
Bucking the Artworld Tide: Reflections on Art, Pseudo Art, Art Education & Theory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,860. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This collection of essays, comprising more than three decades of the author’s writing and speaking on the visual arts, offers a solidly reasoned alternative to the contemporary artworld’s view that virtually anything can qualify as art. A key section constitutes a hard-hitting critique of trends in K–12 art education.
Ecos de la Muerte
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: Spanish. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Abordar el tema de la muerte en la academia es fascinante. Su discusión a partir de nichos especializados del conocimiento permite analizar formas de pensar y planteamientos distintos respecto de ella. Y esta es la idea, reunir en este libro diversos textos académicos de profesores-investigadores que desde su peculiar manera de reflexionar dan origen a una riqueza textual donde la muerte es la pro
Covering Rose with Modesty (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.
Write Brain
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.
Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted?
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
PËRBALLË TABLOSË
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,180. Language: Albanian. Published: May 14, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Ky libër është një përmbledhje impresionesh mbi artin e pikturës dhe ekspozitat e mëdha të hapura në Paris mbi piktorët më në zë të Rilindjes europiane apo autorëve të shekullit XX. Janë gjithashtu dhe mbresat për piktorët shqiptarë që kanë ekspozuar në Paris si dhe refleksione mbi disa nga taboltë mitike të artit figurativ.
Hors du ghetto: un regard évangélique sur la culture et les arts.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,920. Language: French. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Essays
Si nous examinons l'histoire culturelle du monde, que ce soit les œuvres de Proust, Confucius, Rembrandt, Blaise Pascal, Picasso, Bach, Van Gogh, Jimi Hendrix, Victor Hugo, l'art des Kwakiutl ou un vase de la dynastie Ming nous voyons des démonstrations variées du phénomène de la créativité humaine. Que se passe-t-il si nous les considérons du point de vue de la vision du monde judéo-chrétienne?
Gated Community: Graffiti and Incarceration
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.
My Dancing Day: Reflections of the Incarnation in Art and Music
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.
Love, Life, Loss, and Longing: A Poetry Anthology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
LOVE, LIFE, LOSS, AND LONGING is a poetry anthology separating poems about the philosophies of the world, or main aspects of reality, into four categories. Each of these categories serves in the text as a chapter, herein called books. The first section, LOVE, talks about the good. The second section, LIFE, discusses what is. The third section, LOSS, deals with the bad.
From Roman Feria to Global Art Fair / From Olympia Festival to Neo-Liberal Biennial. On the ‘Biennialization’ of Art Fairs and the ‘Fairization’ of Biennials. By Paco Barragán with Artoons by Pablo Helguera.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
From Roman Feria to Global Art Fair / From Olympia Festival to Neo-Liberal Biennial . On the ‘Biennialization’ of Art Fairs and the ‘Fairization’ of Biennials. By Paco Barragán with Artoons by Pablo Helguera.