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Download Opera In The Media Age

Opera In The Media Age

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Author: Paul Fryer  |  Isbn: 9780786473298  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art This collection of essays explores the relationship between opera and the development of media technology from the late 19th to the early 21st century. Taking an international perspective, the contributing authors, each with extensive experience as scholars or practitioners of the...

Download 33 Artists In 3 Acts

33 Artists In 3 Acts

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Author: Sarah Thornton  |  Isbn: 9780393240979  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 441  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Art “A masterful picture of 33 artists, keenly bringing details of their lives to the surface with a skilled hand…With effortless sophistication, Thornton takes readers on a journey across the globe and into the homes and minds of contemporary artists. In the process, she...

Download History of Art: A Student's Handbook

History of Art: A Student's Handbook

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Author: Marcia Pointon  |  Isbn: 9780415639248  |  File size: 5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 182  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Art This fully revised edition of the History of Art: A Student's Handbook introduces students to the kinds of practices, challenges, questions and writings they will encounter in studying the history of art. Marcia Pointon conveys the excitement of Art History as a multi-faceted...

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Studying Comics & Graphic Novels

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Author: Karin Kukkonen  |  Isbn: 9781118499924  |  File size: 22.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 190  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art This introduction to studying comics and graphic novels is a structured guide to a popular topic. It deploys new cognitive methods of textual analysis and features activities and exercises throughout.Deploys novel cognitive approaches to analyze the importance of psychological...

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Wagner's Visions

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Author: Katherine R. Syer  |  Isbn: 978-1580464826  |  File size: 15.1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 276  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art Wagner's Visions studies crucial influences on Wagner's dramatic style during the years before and just after the failed Dresden revolutionary uprising of 1849. Offering a detailed examination of Die Feen, Wagner's least-known complete opera, together with analysis of Der...

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Art, Anthropology & The Gift

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Author: Roger Sansi  |  Isbn: 9780857855350  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art In recent decades, the dialogue between art and anthropology has been both intense and controversial. Art, Anthropology and the Gift provides a much-needed and comprehensive overview of this dialogue, whilst also exploring the reciprocal nature of the two subjects through practice,...

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Played In Britain: Modern Theatre In 100 Plays

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Author: Frances Gray and Kate Dorney  |  Isbn: 9781408164808  |  File size: 20 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art For a theatre-buff-in-training, this is an extremely enjoyable and attractive book. Played in Britain: Modern Theatre in 100 Plays explores the best and most influential plays from 1945 to date. Fully illustrated and featuring a commentary on each play and period,...

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Unter Der Oberfläche/ Under The Surface

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Author: Manfred Wakolbinger  |  Isbn: 9783990434772  |  File size: 43.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 179  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art Vielen ist Manfred Wakolbinger als Bildhauer bekannt, inzwischen erfreut sich aber auch sein fotografisches Werk über das Leben unter Wasser großer Aufmerksamkeit. In dem Band versammelt er rund zwanzig Bildergeschichten über die bizarre Gestalt und das wunderliche...

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Dylan Goes Electric!: Newport, Seeger, Dylan, & The Night That Split The Sixties

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Author: Elijah Wald  |  Isbn: 9780062366689  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 381  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Art One of the music world’s pre-eminent critics takes a fresh and much-needed look at the day Dylan “went electric” at the Newport Folk Festival, timed to coincide with the event’s fiftieth anniversary. On the evening of July 25, 1965, Bob Dylan took the stage...

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Limits To Culture: Urban Regeneration Vs. Dissident Art

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Author: Malcolm Miles  |  Isbn: 9780745334349  |  File size: 9.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art How can we unmask the vested interests behind capital’s ‘cultural’ urban agenda? Limits to Culture pits grass-roots cultural dissent against capital's continuing project of control via urban planning. Limits to Culture starts by outlining the cultural turn in...

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33 Künstler In 3 Akten

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Author: Sarah Thornton  |  Isbn: 9783100022707  |  File size: 5.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 448  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Art WAS IST EIN KÜNSTLER? – Ein einzigartiger Blick hinter die Kulissen der Kunstwelt Was bedeutet es heute ein Künstler zu sein? Ist man mehr Unternehmer oder Unterhalter? Und wie bleibt man authentisch? Die Kunstexpertin und Soziologin Sarah Thornton nimmt uns mit zu den...

Download The Arts Of India, Southeast Asia, & The Himalayas At The Dallas Museum Of Art

The Arts Of India, Southeast Asia, & The Himalayas At The Dallas Museum Of Art

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Author: Other  |  Isbn: 9780300149883  |  File size: 49.3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art In recent years, the Dallas Museum of Art has expanded its collection of South Asian art from a small number of Indian temple sculptures to nearly 500 works, including Indian Hindu and Buddhist sculptures, Himalayan Buddhist bronze sculptures and ritual objects, artwork from Southeast...

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Getting The Picture: The Visual Culture Of The News

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Author: Jason Hill and Vanessa R. Schwartz  |  Isbn: 9781472526496  |  File size: 5.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art The first volume to answer definitively and for the first time the question: what is a news picture and how does it work? Powerful and often controversial, news pictures promise to make the world at once immediate and knowable. Yet while many great writers...

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Art & Protest in Putin's Russia

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Author: Lena Jonson  |  Isbn: 978-1138844957  |  File size: 3.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 282  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art The Pussy Riot protest, and the subsequent heavy handed treatment of the protestors, grabbed the headlines, but this was not an isolated instance of art being noticeably critical of the regime. As this book, based on extensive original research, shows, there has been gradually...

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Pablo Picasso (first Impressions)

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Author: John Beardsley  |  Isbn: 9780810937130  |  File size: 14.9 MB  |  Year: 1991  |  Pages: 92  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art In this lucid biography, Beardsley shows how Picasso began his artistic life before the age of ten with an astonishing facility for realisitc drawing and went on to create abstract paintings, drawings, and sculptures that changed the face of art in this century. Developed...

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Michelangelo's David: Florentine History & Civic Identity

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Author: John T. Paoletti  |  Isbn: 9781107043596  |  File size: 35.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 399  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art This book takes a new look at the interpretations of, and the historical information surrounding, Michelangelo's David. New documentary materials discovered by Rolf Bagemihl add to the early history of the stone block that became the David and provide an identity for the...

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Treasures From The Bronze Age Of China

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Author: Metropolitan Museum of Art  |  Isbn: 978-0345290519  |  File size: 29.3 MB  |  Year: 1980  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art New York NY: The Metropoltian Museum of Art, 1980. Stated First Edition April 1980. Large softcover in VG+ condition, minor wear to covers, no marks or writing, else fine. An exhibition from the People's Republic of China. Large format paperback, catalogue of an...

Download Changing Pictures: Rock Art Traditions & Visions In The Northernmost Europe

Changing Pictures: Rock Art Traditions & Visions In The Northernmost Europe

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Author: Andrew Jones, Andrew Meirion Jones, Ingrid Fuglestvedt, and Joakim Goldhahn  |  Isbn: 9781842174050  |  File size: 116.1 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art This volume derives from a workshop held at the University of Kalmar (now Linnaeus University), Sweden between the 20-24 of October 2008. The aim of this gathering was to provide a forum for rock art researchers from...

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New York Observed

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Author: Barbara Cohen and Seymour Chwast  |  Isbn: 978-0810923430  |  File size: 36.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 198  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art In this illustrated collection of New York City lore, excerpts from the works of Truman Capote and A. J. Liebling stand side by side with selections from Washington Irving and Charles Dickens. In all, some 150 writers and artists are represented, including...

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Boring Formless Nonsense

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Author: Eldritch Priest  |  Isbn: 9781441122131  |  File size: 3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art Boring Formless Nonsense intervenes in an aesthetics of failure that has largely been delimited by the visual arts and its avant-garde legacies. It focuses on contemporary experimental composition in which failure rubs shoulders with the categories of chance, noise, and...

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Codex Seraphinianus

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Author: Luigi Serafini  |  Isbn: 978-0847842131  |  File size: 281.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: DJVU  |  Category: Art An extraordinary and surreal art book, this edition has been redesigned by the author and includes new illustrations. Ever since the Codex Seraphinianus was first published in 1981, the book has been recognized as one of the strangest and most beautiful art books ever made....

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American Cocktail: A "Colored Girl" in the World

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Author: Anita Reynolds, George Hutchinson, Howard Miller, and Patricia Williams  |  Isbn: 978-0674073050  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art This is the rollicking, never-before-published memoir of a fascinating woman with an uncanny knack for being in the right place in the most interesting times. Of racially mixed heritage, Anita Reynolds was proudly African...

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A Handbook Of Roman Art

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Author: Martin Henig  |  Isbn: 978-0801492426  |  File size: 56.3 MB  |  Year: 1983  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art A Handbook of Roman Art: Survey of the Visual Arts of Roman World Download book...

Download Rastafari & The Arts: An Introduction

Rastafari & The Arts: An Introduction

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Author: Darren J. N. Middleton  |  Isbn: 9780415831895  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 300  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Art Drawing on literary, musical, and visual representations of and by Rastafari, Darren J. N. Middleton provides an introduction to Rasta through the arts, broadly conceived. The religious underpinnings of the Rasta movement are often overshadowed by Rasta’s...

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Parfum: Ein Führer Durch Die Welt Der Düfte

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Author: Jean-Claude Ellena  |  Isbn: 978-3406639289  |  File size: 4.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 173  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Art Der Chefparfümeur von Hermès führt in diesem informativen und amüsant zu lesenden Buch durch die glamouröse Welt der Düfte. Der Meister selbst öffnet uns die Tür, um uns einen Blick hinter die Kulissen werfen zu lassen. Seit wann kreiert man Parfum? Wie und wann etablierte...

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