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The Art of Looking at Art
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Gene Wisniewski
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-04 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

A readable guide to the art of looking at art. There’s an art to viewing art. A sizable portion of the population regards art with varying degrees of reverence, bewilderment, suspicion, contempt, and intimidation. Most people aren’t sure what to do when standing before a work of art, besides gaze
The Art of Looking
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Lance Esplund
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A veteran art critic helps us make sense of modern and contemporary art The landscape of contemporary art has changed dramatically during the last hundred years: from Malevich's 1915 painting of a single black square and Duchamp's 1917 signed porcelain urinal to Jackson Pollock's midcentury "drip" paintings; Chris Burden's "Shoot"
The Art of Buying Art
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Alan Bamberger
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'The very best book on the subject ever published' Bernard Ewell, Personal Property Journal (the trade publication of the American Society of Appraisers) The art world can appear impenetrable to the beginner. This classic book, in print since 1990, is an invaluable primer that will help anyone to penetrate the
The Art of Seeing
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Rick Emery Robinson
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Getty Publications

Suggests ways to raise levels of visual literacy and enhance artistic enjoyment.
The Art of Understanding Art
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Irina D. Costache
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-04 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The Art of Understanding Art reveals to students and otherreaders new and meaningful ways of developing personal ideas andopinions about art and how to express them with confidence. Offers an inquiry—unique among introductory arttexts—into the learning process of understanding andappreciating art Examines the multiple issues and processes essential to making,analyzing