Modern Contemporary Art

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Modern   Contemporary Art

This engrossing volume takes us on a fascinating visual journey through the most groundbreaking and avant-garde art of the early 20th century to the present. Stunning, high-quality photographs of major artworks accompany illuminating discussions of the masters of modern and contemporary painting, sculpture, architecture, and conceptual art. Here are giants of invention such as Picasso and Matisse, the German expressionists, Dadaists, constructivists, surrealists, abstract expressionists, minimalists, pop artists, and today’s cutting-edge creators. They’re all carefully placed in cultural context, with ideas, movements, events, artists, and works beautifully examined. Scholars, art aficionados, students, gallery owners, and art historians will all find this mainstream, accessible guide appealing.

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Modern & Contemporary Art
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Michele Dantini
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

This engrossing volume takes us on a fascinating visual journey through the most groundbreaking and avant-garde art of the early 20th century to the present. Stunning, high-quality photographs of major artworks accompany illuminating discussions of the masters of modern and contemporary painting, sculpture, architecture, and conceptual art. Here are giants
Ravenna and the Traditions of Late Antique and Early Byzantine Craftsmanship
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Salvatore Cosentino
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

In the last twenty years scholarship on late antique and early medieval Ravenna has resulted in a certain number of publications mainly focused on the fields of architecture, mosaics and archaeology. On the contrary, much less attention has been paid on labour – both manual and intellectual – as well
Robert Kushner
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Alexandra Anderson-Spivy, Robert Kushner, Holland Cotter
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Hudson Hills

to please the eye and thereby satisfy the human soul.--Robert Kushner
Robert Cantwell and the Literary Left
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: T. V. Reed
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

Robert Cantwell and the Literary Left is the first full critical study of novelist and critic Robert Cantwell, a Northwest-born writer with a strong sense of social justice who found himself at the center of the radical literary and cultural politics of 1930s New York. Regarded by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Robert E. Howard
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Leon Nielsen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-08 - Publisher: McFarland

Robert E. Howard published primarily in pulp magazines, creating memorable characters like Conan of Cimmeria. After his suicide at the age of 30, pulps continued publishing Howard material posthumously. His first hardcover book appeared in 1937, a year after his death. That book, A Gent from Bear Creek, is the