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Свастика в современной России
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: Russian. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Before you fruit of the 30 year's tedious work of researcher Alexander Tarunin, for which book became the meaning of life. The materials published bear purely scientific, research nature.
Renaissance Masters A Quick Reference
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » European
The Renaissance was a time when artists, scholars, scientists, philosophers, and architects, in their hunger for insight and enlightenment, began to look back to classical Greece and Rome for answers. This guide is designed to whet the appetite, to give the basics, and inspire the curious to further explore these fascinating individuals who did so much to forward the cause of artistic expression.
Tribute to Frank Marshall — America's Geppetto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
America's Geppetto—Frank Marshall— the unsung artist who created scores of wooden characters that captured the imaginations of young and old for decades.
Символика Русской прялки
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: Russian. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Symbols of Russian Spinning Wheel The book of the outstanding ethnographer S. V. Zharnikova "Symbols of Russian Spinning" is devoted to the study of semantics and symbolism of the most important subject of Indo-European life - spinning wheels. The connection between spinning wheel and seamstress and the depths of Vedic mythology is shown.
Обратная перспектива
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: Russian. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Книга посвящена одному из сложнейших аспектов теории искусства - теории обратной перспективы. в отличие от многочисленных самодеятельных авторов, не имеющих даже понятия о теории и практике перспективы , автор профессиональный архитектор , основоположник современного канона русской церковной архитектуры. в книге приведены многочисленные иллюстрации и варианты текстов.
The Corridor of Space: China, Modernists, and the Cybernetic Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is about space. When the Jesuit missionaries in the 16th century brought with them the first works of Chinese art with their characteristic parallel perspective, they were probably unaware of the fact that these pictures contained the key to a new conception of space. For space to classic China was not what it was to Renaissance Europe.
The Essence Of Bloomsbury - The Bloomsbury Group
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The Bloomsbury Group or Set—were a group of English writers, intellectuals, philosophers and artists, the best known members included Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, E. M. Forster and Lytton Strachey. Many of them met at Cambridge University and lived, worked or studied together near Bloomsbury. They influenced literature, aesthetics, criticism, and economics, feminism, Pacifism and sexuality
Μαραί. Ανακαλύψτε το κρυμμένο Παρίσι του Μεσαίωνα και της Αναγέννησης. Πολιτιστικές Πεζοπορίες στη Γαλλία
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: Greek. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Το βιβλίο αυτό, βασισμένο κυρίως σε μεγάλο αριθμό φωτογραφιών, συνοδευόμενο από συνοπτικές ιστορικές και αρχιτεκτονικές επεξηγήσεις, προσπαθεί να αποκαλύψει τους θησαυρούς του Μαραί, της καλύτερα διατηρημένης συνοικίας του Παρισιού, ειδικά τους λιγότερο γνωστούς, στον επισκέπτη που επιθυμεί να τους ανακαλύψει.
Before Orion: Finding the Face of the Hero
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 173,860. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Before Orion explores the hero’s journey of self-realization, mythology and his record of biological knowledge through Paleolithic cave art.
La imagen de lo imposible
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 158,780. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
El tema de la imagen en su análisis es variado y motivado desde diversos campos del conocimiento. Pareciera que la palabra “imagen” motiva a escudriñarla a desmenuzarla, pues se plantea como reto desde cualquier especialidad. Para Sartre (1997) la imagen “Representa la estructura activa de la conciencia imaginante”. La imagen es representación interna de quien la percibe. Es percibida y representa
The Magic Hand
You set the price! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Realization of superimposed drawings, with a very old method, which crossed all the mysteries of the history until the man of vitruvian. An original creation of the illustrator, Lunéville Déborah, which will make you sketch a smile work, and a tendency to discover through the Artist, which demonstrates the awakening of art or its cultural strength, in the face of the evolution of new technologies.
Ottoman Art
Series: History. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by ACE Publication INC. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book is basically an ottoman art with illuminators, miniaturists and bookbinders working together to create an illustrated manuscript.
Земное-космическое. Выпуск 10. Станислав Хабаров.
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: Russian. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Уже более полувека люди живут как бы в двух мирах — земном и космическом, и проводится сравнение работ былых художников и космических фотографов. Эта книга – своего рода краткая энциклопедия земного-космического.
Deconstructing Sukant Khurana's art
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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This book attempts to provide ways of seeing the artworks of Sukant Khurana. It tried to distil the reason why the artist's works are made repeatedly in layers that hide previous layers or made in washed out layers that each add up to a final work. It explores the knife stabs, weathering in snow and ice, treatment with fire, and themes of futility and incompletion explored by the renaissance man.
A Bangkok Temple Treasure Map - for Khaosan Road & Dusit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A guide to Bkk's Khaosan Road & the Imperial Dusit district ... Includes 3 walking tour itineraries, with maps for 16 temples - incl. the glorious marble splendor of Wat Benjamabophit & the enormous Standing Buddha at Wat Intrawiharn ... Also includes: history & background for each temple, architectural guides, regional history, hundreds of photos & free postcards. GOLD guaranteed!!
Études sur le mot image : Léon de Chalcédoine ; « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils » ; Qui est l’Ancien des jours ?
You set the price! Words: 112,370. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
La première étude raconte l’histoire de Léon de Chalcédoine, XIe siècle, qui disait qu'il faut rendre un culte d'adoration à l'image du Christ. La deuxième cherche le sens d’une phrase de certains Pères de l'Église : « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils ». La dernière vise à identifier l’Ancien des jours, Dn 7, 9. Qui est-il : le Père ou le Fils ? Réponse : il est le Christ juge eschatologique.
Inspired by Art: The Edge of Revolt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Inspired by Art: The Edge of Revolt is a collection of art throughout the ages, around the story of David. This volume focuses on the rape of his daughter Tamar by her half-brother Amnon; the assassination of Amnon at the hands of her brother Absalom; and Absalom’s revolt, trying to topple David from his throne.
Inspired by Art: A Peek at Bathsheba
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Inspired by Art: A Peek at Bathsheba is a collection of art throughout the ages, around the story of David. This volume focuses on the most torrid love affair ever told: David’s forbidden love affair with Bathsheba and his attempt to cover it up.
Inspired by Art: Fighting Goliath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
These amazing sculptures, paintings, etchings, and manuscript illustrations inspired the author to write The David Chronicles, a series of three volumes, the first of which is the novel Rise to Power, where she imagines the battle with Goliath.
History of Modern Art
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The modern artists have refrained using the bygone traditions in painting and did a lot of experiments in producing stupendous paintings that are commendable. They tried different forms of paintings using unique techniques, different materials, and developed new theories.