Art and Culture: Critical Essays

Art and Culture: Critical Essays
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ISBN10: 
0807066818
ISBN13: 
9780807066812
Pages: 
288
Published: 
June 1st 1971 by Beacon Press
Rating: 
3.83

"Clement Greenberg is, internationally, the best-known American art critic popularly considered to be the man who put American vanguard painting and sculpture on the world map. . . . An important book for everyone interested in modern painting and sculpture."—The New York Times

Homemade Esthetics: Observations on Art and Taste (Portátil #21)

Homemade Esthetics: Observations on Art and Taste (Portátil #21)

A giant of 20th century art criticism, Clement Greenberg (1909-1994) set the terms of critical discourse from the moment he burst onto the scene with his seminal...
No Medium

No Medium

In No Medium, Craig Dworkin looks at works that are blank, erased, clear, or silent, writing critically and substantively about works for which there would seem to be not only nothing to see but nothing to say. Examined closely, these ostensibly contentless works of art,...
How to Draw Steampunk: Discover the secrets to drawing, painting, and illustrating the curious world of science fiction in the Victorian Age (fantasy underground)

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Enter into a world where...
Learning to Look at Paintings

Learning to Look at Paintings

A critique of works of art dating from the early fifteenth century through to modern installations, Learning to Look at Paintings is an accessible guide to the study and appraisal of paintings, drawings and prints. Mary Acton shows how...

Manet/Velázquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting

Manet/Velázquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting

In 1804, at the dawn of the French Empire, there were no more than a handful of Spanish paintings in public collections in France. During the course of the nineteenth century, however,...
Canon EOS Rebel T2i/550D for Dummies

Canon EOS Rebel T2i/550D for Dummies

The straightforward guide to the new Canon EOS Rebel T2i/550D Popular tech blog Gizmodo.com called the Canon EOS Rebel T2i/550D -an incredible camera - everything a first DSLR should be.- With 1080p digital video capability...
Erté's Fashion Designs

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Splendid selection of 218 black-and-white inventions from legendary designer's productions for Harper's Bazar, 1918–32. Also 8 pages of full-color covers, originals now prized collector's items. Captions. Publisher's Note.