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Art styles not defined by date books

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Maternity Mothers and Children in the Arts of Africa by Herbert M. Cole Maternity Mothers and Children in the Arts of Africa

On the African continent, images of mothers and children are found wherever the visual arts are, from early rock-art sites in Egypt and the Sahara to the contemporary arts of South Africa. Found in a variety of materials, from stone,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2017

1st-19th Century Pigments by Patricia Railing 1st-19th Century Pigments


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Persian Art Collecting the Arts of Iran for the V&A by Moya Carey Persian Art Collecting the Arts of Iran for the V&A

This book tells story behind one of the world's most spectacular collections of Iranian art, from ceramics to textiles, woodwork and stunning Persian architectural drawings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

From Anselm to Zilla The Peter and Elisabeth Bosshard Collection of the Stiftung Kunst(Zeug)Haus by Peter Stohler From Anselm to Zilla The Peter and Elisabeth Bosshard Collection of the Stiftung Kunst(Zeug)Haus

A distinguished collection of Swiss art since the 1970s Including an interview with the collectors
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Portraits John Berger on Artists by John Berger Portraits John Berger on Artists

A lifetime's encounter with artists: from prehistoric cave painting to the present
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

12 Gargouilles 2018 Les gargouilles de France by Patrice Thebault 12 Gargouilles 2018 Les gargouilles de France

La gargouille est la gardienne du lieu sacre. Sa laideur est telle que meme le Mal en est effraye. Tous ceux qui se sont laisses tenter par le vice et la luxure ne peuvent penetrer dans le lieu sacre et...
Format: Calendar - Released: 27/09/2017

The Benin Plaques A 16th Century Imperial Monument by Kathryn Wysocki Gunsch The Benin Plaques A 16th Century Imperial Monument

The 16th century bronze plaques from the kingdom of Benin are among the most recognized masterpieces of African art, and yet many details of their commission and installation in the palace in Benin City, Nigeria, are little understood. The Benin...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Art in Battle by Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, Karin Hindsbo Art in Battle
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The exhibition Art in Battle at KODE - Art Museums of Bergen portrays the battles over art initiated by Nazi policies for their European conquests. It examines propaganda exhibitions in occupied Norway as well as hitherto unseen art by soldiers...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

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Internal Staircases Design by Li Aihong Internal Staircases Design

An intense material-based study of a vital part of multi-levelled construction: the staircase. This book contains images that bring stunning staircases to life.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

What Great Paintings Say Beautiful Nudes by What Great Paintings Say Beautiful Nudes


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Creole Clay Heritage Ceramics in the Contemporary Caribbean by Patricia J. Fay Creole Clay Heritage Ceramics in the Contemporary Caribbean

Beautifully illustrated with colourful photographs, this volume traces the living heritage of locally made pottery in the English-speaking Caribbean. Patricia Fay combines her own expertise in making ceramics with two decades of interviews, visits, and participant-observation in the region, providing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/12/2017

American Interventions and Modern Art in South America by Olga U. Herrera American Interventions and Modern Art in South America

Tells the story of how the US used modern art as a cultural defense strategy in South America during World War II. The Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs supported traveling exhibitions of American paintings, furniture, and design competitions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/12/2017

Revelations Art from the African American South by Timothy Anglin Burgard, Thornton Dial, Lonnie Holley, Joe Minter Revelations Art from the African American South
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This groundbreaking book celebrates the profound works created by several generations off Long under recognised African-American artists born in the South during the late-nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2018

A Chronology of Art A Timeline of Western Culture from Prehistory to the Present by Iain Zaczek A Chronology of Art A Timeline of Western Culture from Prehistory to the Present

A fresh take on the history of art, using cultural timelines to reveal little-known connections and influences between artworks and artistic movements
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

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50 Women Artists You Should Know by Christiane Weidemann 50 Women Artists You Should Know

Now available in a new edition, this book offers more than 500 years of achievements in art by women.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/09/2017

A Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture 2 Volume Set by Finbarr Barry Flood A Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture 2 Volume Set

The two-volume Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture bridges the gap between monograph and survey text by providing a new level of access and interpretation to Islamic art. The more than 50 newly commissioned essays revisit canonical topics, and include...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Suspended Territories Artists from the Middle East and North Africa by Marta Herford Suspended Territories Artists from the Middle East and North Africa

Developed by women artists born in Arab countries, this exhibition presents the concept of cultural boundaries, and the crossing of those boundaries, from their own perspective rather than as a westernised distillation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

Intimate Conversations - African Miniatures by Intimate Conversations - African Miniatures

Focusing on pieces of the highest artistic quality, this book shares the collectors personal point of view about collecting and offers to readers anecdotes that offer an additional insight of this world to future and present collectors in their search...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Riding with Death Vodou Art and Urban Ecology in the Streets of Port-au-Prince by Jana Evans Braziel Riding with Death Vodou Art and Urban Ecology in the Streets of Port-au-Prince

Explores the urban environmental aesthetics of the Grand Rue Sculptors of Port-au-Prince and the beautifully constructed sculptures they have designed from salvaged automobile parts, rubber tires, carved wood, and other recycled materials. Through first-person accounts and fieldwork, Jana Braziel constructs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2017

Ars Judaica: Volume 13 The Bar-Ilan Journal of Jewish Art: The Michael J. Floersheim Memorial for Jewish Art by Ilia Rodov Ars Judaica: Volume 13 The Bar-Ilan Journal of Jewish Art: The Michael J. Floersheim Memorial for Jewish Art

Ars Judaica is an annual publication of the Department of Jewish Art at Bar-Ilan University.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2017

Picturing the Barrio Ten Chicano Photographers by David William Foster Picturing the Barrio Ten Chicano Photographers

Profiles the work of ten Mexican American photographers who work at the intersection of ethnicity and representation. These photographers present artistic and documentary visual images of the socially invisible. They and their subjects grapple with definitions of identity, as well...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/05/2017

Art and Public History Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges by Rebecca Bush Art and Public History Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges

Art and Public History: Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges provides public history practitioners and academics with useful guidance on how art can be integrated into public history initiatives, through critical discussion of tools, strategies, and technologies that contribute to collaboration and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/05/2017

Art and Public History Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges by Rebecca Bush Art and Public History Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges

Art and Public History: Approaches, Opportunities, and Challenges provides public history practitioners and academics with useful guidance on how art can be integrated into public history initiatives, through critical discussion of tools, strategies, and technologies that contribute to collaboration and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2017

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