Books tagged: contemporary art

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Clear Seeing Place
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
A companion to the popular YouTube series “Brian Rutenberg Studio Visits” and a love letter to painting, written by a painter.
For The Love Of Being...
Price: Free! Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Over the course of the few pages which follow I would like to share with you, in all sincerity, my passion for life, both of which make me who I am. I do not, of course, lay claim to the truth; no one would be so pretentious.
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
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.
Flamenco Jondo: The Figurative Paintings of Marques Vickers
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
”Flamenco Jondo” is a fifteen-year synthesis of figurative action paintings by Northern California artist Marques Vickers. Fifty paintings paired with his short story “Beauty Strolls the Ramblas of Figueras” comprise this stunning edition of visual passion and transitional dance movements.Marques Vickers’ works have been exhibited internationally.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Tenebris Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Leonard wants to bequeath his tattooed skin to the National Gallery of Australia, but he is a canvas that nobody wants.
Forget Me Not
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » History
Forget Me Not charts a woman’s journey of self-discovery while researching the mystery of her grandfather’s presumed death during the assault on Mont Saint-Quentin in northern France at the end of August 1918. The story Rose uncovers is more shocking and ultimately more wonderful than anything she could have expected to find.
Starving Artist: Jim Public Presents #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Do you have a dream? For fame? Fortune? A juicy burger? Jim the artist dreams of all three, but he only needs enough fame and fortune to pay for his family to eat at everyone's favorite burger joint. And if he can just sell one painting from the back of his pickup truck, his dream will come true.
Circuit Oct-Dec 2011
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011 by Image Lab. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Circuit is the comprehensive exhibition listing for West Australian contemporary art galleries and museums published quarterly.