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Dada and Surrealism (Very Short Introductions)
Dada and Surrealism (Very Short Introductions)
by David Hopkins
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The avant-garde movements of Dada and Surrealism continue to have a huge influence on cultural practice, especially in contemporary art, with its obsession with sexuality, fetishism, and shock tactics. In this new treatment of the subject, Hopkins... (read more)

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Contemporary Art : a Very Short Introduction (04 Edition)
Contemporary Art : a Very Short Introduction (04 Edition)
by Julian Stallabrass
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Contemporary art has never been so popular, but what is its role today and who is controlling its future? Contemporary art is supposed to be a realm of freedom where artists shock, break taboos, flout generally received ideas, and switch between... (read more)

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Christian Art: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Christian Art: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
by Beth Williamson
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This Very Short Introduction decodes the key themes, signs, and symbols found in Christian art: the Eucharist, the image of the Crucifixion, the Virgin Mary, the Saints, Old and New Testament narrative imagery, and iconography. It also explores the... (read more)

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Photography (06 Edition)
Photography (06 Edition)
by Steve Edwards
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Photographs are an integral part of our daily lives, from sensationalist images in tabloid papers, to personal family snapshots, to the art photography displayed in galleries and sold through international art markets. In this thought-provoking... (read more)

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Very Short Introductions #102: Art History: A Very Short Introduction
Very Short Introductions #102: Art History: A Very Short Introduction
by Dana Arnold
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This clear and concise new introduction examines all the major debates and issues in the field of art history, using a wide range of well-known examples. Dana Arnold also examines the many different ways of writing about art, and the changing boundaries... (read more)

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Renaissance Art: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Renaissance Art: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
by Geraldine A Johnson
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Artists like Botticelli, Holbein, Leonardo, Dürer, and Michelangelo and works such as the Last Supper fresco and the monumental marble statue of David, are familiar symbols of the Renaissance. But who were these artists, why did they produce such... (read more)

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Design : Very Short Introduction (05 Edition)
Design : Very Short Introduction (05 Edition)
by John Heskett
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Design touches virtually every aspect of our lives, imbuing the most humdrum of objects with meaning. In Toothpicks and Logos, John Heskett illuminates a subject as vast and complex as human life itself, ranging from the earliest found implements in our... (read more)

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Modern Art : Very Short Introduction (05 Edition)
Modern Art : Very Short Introduction (05 Edition)
by David Cottington
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Public interest in modern art continues to grow, as witnessed by the spectacular success of the Tate Modern in London and the Bilbao Guggenheim. Modern Art: A Very Short Introduction engages general readers, offering them not only information and ideas... (read more)

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