• Collecting and Conserving Net Art: Moving beyond Conventional Methods book cover

    Collecting and Conserving Net Art

    Moving beyond Conventional Methods, 1st Edition

    By Annet Dekker

    Collecting and Conserving Net Art explores the qualities and characteristics of net art and its influence on conservation practices. By addressing and answering some of the challenges facing net art and providing an exploration of its intersection with conservation, the book casts a new light on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-08 
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  • Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East: The Arab Nude book cover

    Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East

    The Arab Nude, 1st Edition

    Edited by Octavian Esanu

    This edited scholarly volume offers a perspective on the history of the genre of the nude in the Middle East and includes contributions written by scholars from several disciplines (art history, history, anthropology). Each chapter provides a distinct perspective on the early days of the fine arts…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Shakespeare and Symbolic Visuality: Shakespeare’s Use of Emblem and Iconography book cover

    Shakespeare and Symbolic Visuality

    Shakespeare’s Use of Emblem and Iconography, 1st Edition

    By Peter Daly

    From one of the world leading scholars in emblematics, this book seeks to demonstrate the extent to which Shakespeare used symbolic visuality in his use of the stage and objects in his infamous plays. Using obvious examples such as Hamlet's sword or Shylock’s knife and less obvious ones like…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
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  • Mary of Mercy in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Art: Devotional image and civic emblem book cover

    Mary of Mercy in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Art

    Devotional image and civic emblem, 1st Edition

    By Katherine T. Brown

    Mater Misericordiae—Mother of Mercy—emerged as one of the most prolific subjects in central Italian art from the late thirteenth through the sixteenth centuries. With iconographic origins in Marian cult relics brought from Palestine to Constantinople in the fifth century, the amalgam of attributes…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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  • Surrealism, Occultism and Politics: In Search of the Marvellous book cover

    Surrealism, Occultism and Politics

    In Search of the Marvellous, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tessel M. Bauduin, Victoria Ferentinou, Daniel Zamani

    This volume examines the relationship between occultism and Surrealism, specifically exploring the reception and appropriation of occult thought, motifs, tropes and techniques by Surrealist artists and writers in Europe and the Americas, from the 1920s through the 1960s. Its central focus is the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Studies in Surrealism

  • Art in the North of England, 1979-2008 book cover

    Art in the North of England, 1979-2008

    1st Edition

    By Gabriel N. Gee

    Based on rare archival material and numerous interviews with practitioners, Art in the North of England 1979-2008 analyses the relation between political and economic changes stemming from the 1980s and artistic developments in the principal cities of the North of England in the late 20th century.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    British Art: Histories and Interpretations since 1700

  • Place and Space in the Medieval World book cover

    Place and Space in the Medieval World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meg Boulton, Jane Hawkes, Heidi Stoner

    This book addresses the critical terminologies of place and space (and their role within medieval studies) in a considered and critical manner, presenting a scholarly introduction written by the editors alongside thematic case studies that address a wide range of visual and textual material. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Form and Meaning in Avant-Garde Collage and Montage book cover

    Form and Meaning in Avant-Garde Collage and Montage

    1st Edition

    By Magda Dragu

    This book uses intermedial theories to study collage and montage, tracing the transformation of visual collage into photomontage in the early avant-garde period. Magda Dragu distinguishes between the concepts of collage and montage, as defined across several media (fine arts, literature, music,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange book cover

    Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange

    1st Edition

    By Eiren L. Shea

    The Mongol period (1206-1368) marked a major turning point of exchange – culturally, politically, and artistically – across Eurasia. The wide-ranging international exchange that occurred during the Mongol period is most apparent visually through the inclusion of Mongol motifs in textile, paintings…

    Hardback – 2020-02-24 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Making Art History in Europe After 1945 book cover

    Making Art History in Europe After 1945

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noemi de Haro García, Patricia Mayayo, Jesús Carrillo

    This book analyses the intermeshing of state power and art history in Europe since 1945 and up to the present from a critical, de-centered perspective. Devoting special attention to European peripheries and to under-researched transnational cultural political initiatives related to the arts…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20 
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    Studies in Art Historiography

  • Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry book cover

    Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry

    1st Edition

    By Christina H. Moon

    This book tells the story of fashion workers engaged in the labor of design and the material making of fashion in New York in the early 21st century. Christina H. Moon offers an illuminating ethnography into the various sites and practices that make up fashion labor in sample rooms, design…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Graphic Novels and Visual Cultures in South Asia book cover

    Graphic Novels and Visual Cultures in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Dawson Varughese, Rajinder Dudrah

    Graphic Novels and Visual Cultures in South Asia explores the shifting landscapes of the graphic narratives and related visual cultures scene in South Asia today. This exciting volume explores the ever-developing scene of graphic novels, graphic narratives and related visual cultures in South Asia…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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