• German Romantic Painting Redefined: Nazarene Tradition and the Narratives of Romanticism book cover

    German Romantic Painting Redefined

    Nazarene Tradition and the Narratives of Romanticism, 1st Edition

    By Mitchell Benjamin Frank

    The modernist aesthetic and, later, Nazi ideology split German Romantic painting into two opposed phases, an early progressive movement, represented by Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840) and Philipp Otto Runge (1777-1810), and a later reactionary one - epitomized by Friedrich Overbeck (1789-1869)…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Picturing Children: Constructions of Childhood Between Rousseau and Freud book cover

    Picturing Children

    Constructions of Childhood Between Rousseau and Freud, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilyn R. Brown

    The representation of children in modern European visual culture has often been marginalized by Art History as sentimental and trivial. For this reason the subject of childhood in relation to art and its production has largely been ignored. Confronting this dismissal, this unique collection of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Apollinaire, Cubism and Orphism book cover

    Apollinaire, Cubism and Orphism

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Hicken

    During the years before his death in 1918 Apollinaire’s reputation as poet and artistic animateur approached legendary proportions. This book is the first to present an extensive reassessment of Apollinaire’s role in the promotion of themes and iconography amongst his painter friends. Detailed…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Colour and Light: Spatial Experience book cover

    Colour and Light

    Spatial Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karin Fridell Anter, Ulf Klaren

    Colour and Light: Spatial Experience describes the coherent interaction of light and colour in the spatial context. It explains the nature of light to colour specialists, and the nature of colour to light specialists, simultaneously conveying an understanding that light and colour must be thought…

    Paperback – 2017-05-12
    Routledge

  • Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics book cover

    Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics

    1st Edition

    By Claire Raymond

    Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics makes the case for a feminist aesthetics in photography by analysing key works of twenty-two women photographers, including cis- and trans-woman photographers. Claire Raymond provides close readings of key photographs spanning the history of photography,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Marie Laurencin: Une femme inadaptée in Feminist Histories of Art book cover

    Marie Laurencin

    Une femme inadaptée in Feminist Histories of Art, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Louise Kahn

    Marie Laurencin, in spite of the noticeable reputation she made in Paris in the first half of the twentieth century, has attracted only sporadic attention by late-twentieth century art historians. Until now the substance of her art and the feminist issues that were entangled in her life have been…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • Between Union and Liberation: Women Artists in South Africa 1910-1994 book cover

    Between Union and Liberation

    Women Artists in South Africa 1910-1994, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marion Arnold, Brenda Schmahmann

    The essays collected here investigate art made by women in South Africa between 1910, the year of Union, and 1994, the year of the first democratic election. During this period, complex political circumstances and the impact of modernism in South Africa affected the production of images and objects…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • Art, Research, Philosophy book cover

    Art, Research, Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Clive Cazeaux

    Art, Research, Philosophy explores the emergent field of artistic research: art produced as a contribution to knowledge. As a new subject, it raises several questions: What is art-as-research? Don’t the requirements of research amount to an imposition on the artistic process that dilutes the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • Design for Life: Creating Meaning in a Distracted World book cover

    Design for Life

    Creating Meaning in a Distracted World, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Walker

    Stuart Walker’s design work has been described as life-changing, inspiring, disturbing and ferocious. Drawing on an extraordinarily diverse range of sources and informed by creative practice, Design for Life penetrates to the heart of modern culture and the malaise that underlies today’s moral…

    Paperback – 2017-04-04
    Routledge

  • Envisioning Gender in Burgundian Devotional Art, 1350–1530: Experience, Authority, Resistance book cover

    Envisioning Gender in Burgundian Devotional Art, 1350–1530

    Experience, Authority, Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Pearson

    Illuminated here are the relationships between visual culture, faith, and gender in the courtly, monastic, and urban spheres of the early modern Burgundian Netherlands. By examining works by artists such as the Master of Mary of Burgundy, Jan van Eyck, Hans Memling, and Bernard van Orley, author…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

  • Architecture and the Politics of Gender in Early Modern Europe book cover

    Architecture and the Politics of Gender in Early Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Hills

    Written by leading scholars in the field, the essays in this book address the relationships between gender and the built environment, specifically architecture, in early modern Europe. In recent years scholars have begun to investigate the ways in which architecture plays a part in the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

  • French Paintings of Childhood and Adolescence, 1848–1886 book cover

    French Paintings of Childhood and Adolescence, 1848–1886

    1st Edition

    By Anna Green

    The premise of Anna Green's timely and original book, is that nineteenth-century representations of childhood and adolescence-in paintings, but also in other forms of visual culture and in diverse written discourses of the period-are critical for understanding modernity. Whilst such well-worn…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

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