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Wimsey the Bloodhound's Institute of Houndish Art Volume Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Wimsey the Bloodhound believes that all pictures look better with a Hound in them--even if they were painted by Leonardo! Aided and abetted by his French Bulldog colleague, Professor Pluto, Wimsey has "improved" some of the world's best-loved and most renowned art masterpieces by placing himself at the center of the action. Painting will never be the same!
Wimsey the Bloodhound's Institute of Houndish Art Volume Three
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Wimsey the Bloodhound believes that all pictures look better with a Hound in them--even if they were painted by Leonardo! Aided and abetted by his French Bulldog colleague, Professor Pluto, Wimsey has "improved" some of the world's best-loved and most renowned art masterpieces by placing himself at the center of the action. Painting will never be the same!
Wimsey the Bloodhound's Institute of Houndish Art Volume Two
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Wimsey the Bloodhound believes that all pictures look better with a Hound in them--even if they were painted by Leonardo! Aided and abetted by his French Bulldog colleague, Professor Pluto, Wimsey has "improved" some of the world's best-loved and most renowned art masterpieces by placing himself at the center of the action. Painting will never be the same!
Factual Nonsense - The art and death of Joshua Compston
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,950. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
‘Factual Nonsense – The Art and Death of Joshua Compston' is both a biography and an alternative portrait of the 1990's art scene in London's East End. Interviewees include such legends as Jay Jopling, Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas, Sam Taylor-Wood, Gary Hume, Gavin Turk and Sir Peter Blake.
Mistero al museo. Storia di un furto alla GAM
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Un misterioso furto si consuma tra le sale della Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Palermo. Durante le indagini ci si ritroverà non solo a seguire il capitano e i suoi tentativi di smascherare il colpevole ma anche a scoprire l'emozionante bellezza che nasce da un'opera d'arte.
Cold War Expressionism: Perverting the Politics of Perception/Bombast, Blacklists and Blockades in the Postwar Art World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is an expose of the art world after World War II where a new triumphalism and a growing conservatism on the part of the US helped bring to power a depoliticized art which went under the rubric of Abstract Expressionism and which functioned as an advertisement for American capitalism while erasing the social impulses of prior European Modernisms and the American Social Expresionists.
The Surrealist Cosmovision of Bridget Tichenor, Femspec Issue 1.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Mexico provides a surreal surrounding for painters to experience new visions. Tichenor's artistic conceptions are not European. The artist makes an analogy about past practices of shamans and unexplainable phenomena in her art work. Her artwork glows in a radiating way that is un-natural. Tichenor's revealing artwork lets us see ordinary human beings unmasked.
The Museum Of Truth Vol.1
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
Explore this fascinating museum and galleries and open up the truth.
Sandro Botticelli And Simonetta Vespucci In Renaissance Florence, Italy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The details of Simonetta Vespucci's life have been obscured in many respects by a litany of romantic works in the years after her very untimely death at age 23. She was revered by Florentines after she wed a member of the Vespucci family and relocated south of her home in Genoa. Numerous men idolized her including the Medici brothers and the artist who painted her most notably, Sandro Botticelli.
Histoire de l'Art
Price: Free! Words: 45,570. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Même si tous les artistes ne se sont pas toujours exprimés conformément aux canons des mouvements picturaux de leur époque, la notion de "courant”, à prendre avec précaution et avec distance, permet de regrouper d'une manière schématique les différents langages visuels à travers leurs époques et de distinguer d'une manière générale, les grandes étapes de l'histoire de la peinture.
ANDREA LIENDO - HUMOR E IRONIA Lenguaje digital e imaginario - Tesis de Grado - UNC
Price: $12.60 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
El presente trabajo corresponde a la Tesis de Grado de Andrea Liendo para la Universidad Nacional de Córdoba ( UNC )
Francisco Tenllado - Fotografía y Arte Digital Latinoamericano
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
En las décadas del 80 y principios del 90 cuando los desarrollos tecnológicos eran apenas incipientes, la visión del uso de las nuevas tecnologías en el arte estaba solo en la mente de los pioneros. Así es como Francisco Javier Tenllado, llega a incursionar y desarrollar estas técnicas de expresión artística
Womanifesto
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A treatise on art and poetry, in poetic form; written in conjunction with the founding of the 5089 Post Mail Art Movement.
Kammer journal (1996-2013) #1
Price: $29.00 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by kammeredizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Kammer journal #1. Periodico delle arti ed estetiche contemporanee. Periodical of contemporary arts and aesthetics. Bilingual edition: Italian, English.
Buddhist Art in Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Buddhist Art in Asia is a fascinating account of the spread of Buddhism from India, its land of origin, to other countries in East and Southeast Asia. Like many other religions, Buddhism found expression in the art and architecture of the various cultures it touched, but with a marked Indian influence, as vividly described and richly illustrated in this book.
Des Pigments bleus oubliés en .pdf
Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: French. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Ce livre sur les pigments médiévaux étudie le bleu de chaux, l'indigo et le bleu de bleuet. Les recettes de ces couleurs sont publiées et comparées. Les ingrédients, notamment la chaux, fait partie de cette étude.
A Question of Attribution
Price: $39.00 USD. Words: 103,180. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
By the early nineteenth century, Britain had become a treasure house of art. But many of these paintings were not, as their owners believed, by the great artists of the Italian Renaissance - some were copies, some were outright forgeries, and many more were wrongly attributed. The stage was set for the emergence of professional art connoisseurs with the required knowledge, application, and skills.
Ancient Pottery Art (preColumbian America)
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ceramic portraits in pre-Columbian America and their moulds (like negative film) reflect the agricultural revolution from millennia before Christ, as in the 19th century’s industrial revolution in Europe, when the bon bourgeois reproduced his image in a mechanical way -the photography- or the ability “to seem to himself”, in a way only possible for the Kings and members of the nobility.
Virginia Woolf, Monks House And The Bloomsbury Set.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Virginia Woolf was one of the most important and inspirational authors of the 20th century. She was intimately linked with Monks House in Sussex and the members of the Bloomsbury set particularly Vanessa Bell (her sister). The Bloomsbury set were equally inspirational in Post impressionist painting and interior design. This book follows the story of Virginia, Monks House and the Bloomsbury set fro
A History of Western Art
Price: $3.00 USD. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Essay » Literature
a concise history of the arts that will allow you to develop your general knowledge in a fun way (video-audio). The essence of a period in a few pages. For the young and the young at heart!