Understanding Art
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Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2016-01-01
ISBN 10 : 1285859294
Pages : 624 pages
Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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With balanced coverage of art across the chronological and geographical spectrum, UNDERSTANDING ART, 11th Edition, will guide you through beautifully reproduced images, and transport you to museums and monuments all over the world. Observe the artist's creative process from start to finish in a feature called Theory & Practice; learn to think critically about works of art in relation to one another and the context in which they were created with the Compare + Contrast feature; and gain a new understanding and appreciation of art and society by becoming familiar with art ranging from iconic works to that which surrounds you in everyday life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Understanding Art

by Lois Fichner-Rathus

With balanced coverage of art across the chronological and geographical spectrum, UNDERSTANDING ART, 11th Edition, will guide you through beautifully reproduced images, and transport you to museums and monuments all over the world. Observe the artist's creative process from start to finish in a feature called Theory & Practice; learn to think critically about works of art in relation to one another and the context in which they were created with the Compare + Contrast feature; and gain a new understanding and

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The Art of Understanding Art

by Irina D. Costache

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Understanding Art

by Flavio Conti,Maria Cristina Gozzoli

Understanding Art is a two-volume, fully illustrated work that strives to explain and discuss four important periods in the history of western art--the Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque. It aims to create a sense of understanding, recognition, and appreciation of art by analysing, within the four periods, three distinct artistic genres: painting; sculpture; and architecture. Besides the excellence of the illustrations, one of the great virtues of this book is its clear and concise explanations. It is truly an excellent

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The Art of Understanding Art

by Hugh Moss

Have we completely missed the point of the modern western revolution in the arts? Hugh Moss thinks so, and here he presents a refreshingly original and thought-provoking new approach to understanding art. It not only makes sense of western art over the past century or more, but applies equally to the art of any culture at any time, all within one enlightening framework that, well ... works. This new perspective is impossible to ignore - a theory that places art right

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Understanding Art

by Martin Wenham

The author provides the ways in which children's knowledge of visual elements of art can be developed through simple but creative activities.

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Understanding Art Markets

by Iain Robertson

The global art market has recently been valued at close to $50bn - a rise of over 60% since the global financial crisis. These figures are driven by demand from China and other emerging markets, as well as the growing phenomenon of the artist bypassing dealers as a market force in his/her own right. This new textbook integrates, updates and enhances the popular aspects of two well-regarded texts - Understanding International Arts Markets and The Art Business. Topics covered include:

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 isms

by Stephen Little

An introductory guide to the visual arts offers a look at the many "isms" that are used to define art movements, with a discussion of the various art historical periods, their significance, and their most important artists and works.

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Understanding Art in Primary Schools

by Les Tickle

Even the youngest children in primary schools are now required not only to make art, but also to study it, developing an understanding of the huge variety of art and craft from different times and places. But how do teachers actually tackle this, when most have not studied art themselves? This collection brings together case studies to show how a variety of teachers have used one particular art collection as a focus for practical art. Throughout, the voices of the

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Understanding Paintings

by Alexander Sturgis,Hollis Clayson

A book which discusses the entire history of painting by genre rather than chronology, this fresh approach gives readers a new, enlightened way to view and understand the language of art through the ages. Subject matters discussed include religious art, myth and allegories, the nude, history painting, still life, portraiture, landscape, genre and abstraction. 550 color illustrations.

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Understanding Art Education

by Nicholas Addison,Lesley Burgess,John Steers,Jane Trowell

What is distinctive about art and design as a subject in secondary schools? What contribution does it make to the wider curriculum? How can art and design develop the agency of young people? Understanding Art Education examines the theory and practice of helping young people learn in and beyond the secondary classroom. It provides guidance and stimulation for ways of thinking about art and design when preparing to teach and provides a framework within which teachers can locate their own

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by Waldemar Januszczak,Jenny McCleery

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Understanding Art

by Gene A. Mittler,Rosalind Ragans

For middle school/junior high/Includes index.

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Art Insight

by Fanchon Silberstein

A first encounter with art is like meeting a stranger: it opens you to new ideas, people, places, and parts of yourself. In Art inSight: Understanding Art and Why It Matters, Fanchon Silberstein delves into the first known art and explores what it can reveal about how its makers saw the world and how contemporary artists can help us to see our own. The result is equal parts an ode to the joy of artful engagement, a how-to for anyone

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Understanding Art

by Desiderius Orban

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Understanding Art

by Gabriel Ramirez

Art isn't about beauty, in the dictionary, art is literally "producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power." If you want other people to give you their money, you have to do something that they are willing to pay you for. What is art?Who says a piece of anything is considered art? Why are some paintings so expensive and not accessible to everyone?Wealthy buyers will shell out hundreds of millions of dollars for a

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Understanding Art  Student Edition

by Gene A. Mittler,McGraw-Hill

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