Cognition And The Visual Arts

A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries

A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries (Cambridge History of Latin America) by Leslie Bethell
English | Aug. 13, 1998 | ISBN: 0521626269 | 546 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History of Latin America. The essays place Latin American literature, music and visual arts in historical context, from the early nineteenth century through the late twentieth century.

Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at April 3, 2016
Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts (Repost)

Steven Jacobs, "Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0748640177 | PDF | pages: 225 | 2,1 mb

Imagining New York City: Literature, Urbanism, and the Visual Arts, 1890-1940  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 4, 2016
Imagining New York City: Literature, Urbanism, and the Visual Arts, 1890-1940

Imagining New York City: Literature, Urbanism, and the Visual Arts, 1890-1940 by Christoph Lindner
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0195375149, 0195375157 | 240 pages | True PDF | 16 MB

Boxer: An Anthology of Writings on Boxing and the Visual Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksenya.b at Sept. 6, 2015
Boxer: An Anthology of Writings on Boxing and the Visual Arts

Boxer: An Anthology of Writings on Boxing and the Visual Arts by David Chandler, John Gill, Tania Guha, Gilane Tawadros
PDF | 1996 | 134 pages | ISBN: 0262531437 | English | 14 MB

Boxing has always provoked passionate responses, attracting committed followers and outspoken critics in all sections of society. Objections to the spectacle of legal violence has been tempered by those who admire and are drawn to boxing as a supremely disciplined activity, who see it as a science or an art. But many still revile it as a decadent sport. It is these tensions, between sport and art, aesthetics and perversion, that have shaped boxing's rich history and forged its special links with the art world over three decades.

Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts by Steven Jacobs  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Aug. 14, 2015
Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts by Steven Jacobs

Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts by Steven Jacobs
English | 13 Jun. 2011 | ISBN: 0748640177 | 224 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Through the feature films and documentaries of directors including Emmer, Erice, Godard, Hitchcock, Pasolini, Resnais, Rossellini and Storck, Jacobs examines the way films 'animate' artworks by means of cinematic techniques, such as camera movements and editing, or by integrating them into a narrative.
A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries by Leslie Bethell

A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries by Leslie Bethell
English | Aug 13, 1998 | ISBN: 0521623278 | 548 Pages | PDF | 7.8 MB
Surface: Land/Water and the Visual Arts Symposium, 2004 (repost)

Surface: Land/Water and the Visual Arts Symposium, 2004 by Simon Standing
English | June 15, 2005 | ISBN: 1841509361 | 96 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This book is a collection of six papers from the 2004 Land/Water and Surface symposium. These works contribute both to contemporary academic debates within artist and curatorial practices, and to understanding within related areas of experience and knowledge. Central themes include: sustainability; representation of change, journey, place and visual practice;

Philosophy and the Visual Arts: Seeing and Abstracting  

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 18, 2015
Philosophy and the Visual Arts: Seeing and Abstracting

Philosophy and the Visual Arts: Seeing and Abstracting (Royal Institute of Philosophy Conferences) by Andrew Harrison
English | Oct 4, 2013 | ISBN: 9401082138 | 361 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

This volume consists of papers given to the Royal Institute of Philos­ ophy Conference on 'Philosophy and the Visual Arts: Seeing and Abstracting' given at the University of Bristol in September 1985. The contributors here come about equally from the disciplines of Philosophy and Art History and for that reason the Conference was hosted jointly by the Bristol University Departments of Philosophy and History of Art.
Performing "Nation": Gender Politics in Literature, Theater, and the Visual Arts of China and Japan, 1880-1940

Performing "Nation": Gender Politics in Literature, Theater, and the Visual Arts of China and Japan, 1880-1940 (Sinica Leidensia) by Doris Croissant
English | Sep 15, 2008 | ISBN: 9004170197 | 445 Pages | PDF | 11 MB
Early Modern Zoology: The Construction of Animals in Science, Literature and the Visual Arts

Early Modern Zoology: The Construction of Animals in Science, Literature and the Visual Arts (Intersections) by Enenkel
English | Oct 30, 2007 | ISBN: 9004131884 | 700 Pages | PDF | 18 MB

In this volume, specialists from various disciplines (Neo-Latin, French, German, Dutch, History, History of Science, Art History) explore the fascinating early modern discourses on animals in science, literature and the visual arts.