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McClellan, Andrew - Art and Its Publics: Museum Studies at the Millennium, ebook

Art and Its Publics: Museum Studies at the Millennium

McClellan, Andrew


Bringing together essays by museum professionals and academics from both sides of the Atlantic, Art and its Publics tackles current issues confronting the museum community and seeks to further the debate between theory and practice around the most pressing of contemporary concerns.

Arnold, Dana - Art and Thought, ebook

Art and Thought

Arnold, Dana


Art and Thought is a collection of newly commissioned essays that explores the relationship between the discipline of art history and important movements in the history of western

Smith, Paul - A Companion to Art Theory, ebook

A Companion to Art Theory

Smith, Paul


The Companion provides an accessible critical survey of Western visual art theory from sources in Classical, Medieval and Renaissance thought through to contemporary writings.

Moser, Stephanie - Envisioning the Past: Archaeology an the Image, ebook

Envisioning the Past: Archaeology an the Image

Moser, Stephanie


Envisioning the Past: Archaeology and the Image is a groundbreaking collection of original essays that brings together archaeologists, art historians and anthropologists to provide new perspectives on the construction of knowledge concerning the antiquity of man.
Covers a wide variety

Sofaer, Joanna - Material Identities, ebook

Material Identities

Sofaer, Joanna


Contributors intervene from the disciplines of art history, anthropology, design and material culture. Considers contrasting media - painting, print, sculpture, dress, coinage, architecture, furniture, luxury items, and interior