1 Abbott Arnott
John George Brown: Selected Paintings (Colour Plates)
商品説明：John George Brown (1831 – 1913) was a British citizen and an American painter born in Durham, England on November 11, 1831. His parents apprenticed him to the career of glass worker at the age of fourteen in an attempt to dissuade him from pursuing painting. He studied nights at the School of Design in Newcastle-on-Tyne while working as a glass cutter there between 1849 and 1852 and evenings at th...
2 Catherine Craft
商品説明：Zu einer Zeit, als der abstrakte Expressionismus die amerikanische Malkunst beherrscht und die Betonung auf kühnen Farben, einem fast brutalen malerischen Duktus und zumeist abstrakten Kompositionen liegt, beschreitet Jasper Johns mit seinen amerikanischen Flaggen, Schießscheiben, Zahlen und Buchstaben ganz eigene Wege. Obwohl - oder weil - er seine Bilder offensichtlich mit großer Sorgfalt und Pr...
3 Toni Pressley-Sanon
Istwa across the Water
商品説明：Honorable Mention, Latin American Studies Association Haiti-Dominican Republic Section Isis Duarte Book Prize Gathering oral stories and visual art from Haiti and two of its "motherlands" in Africa, Istwa across the Water recovers the submerged histories of the island through methods drawn from its deep spiritual and cultural traditions. Toni Pressley-Sanon employs three theoretical anchors to bri...
The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being
商品説明：Drawing attention to the ways in which creative practices are essential to the health, well-being, and healing of Indigenous peoples, The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being addresses the effects of artistic endeavour on the “good life”, or mino-pimatisiwin in Cree, which can be described as the balanced interconnection of physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental well-being. In this interdi...
6 Fernando J. Rosenberg
After Human Rights
商品説明：Fernando J. Rosenberg explores Latin American artistic production concerned with the possibility of justice after the establishment, rise, and ebb of the human rights narrative around the turn of the last century. Prior to this, key literary and artistic projects articulated Latin American modernity by attempting to address and supplement the state’s inability to embody and enact justice. Rosenber...
7 Maura Fearn
Childe Hassam: Selected Paintings (Colour Plates)
商品説明：Frederick Childe Hassam (1859 – 1935) was an American Impressionist painter, noted for his urban and coastal scenes. Along with Mary Cassatt and John Henry Twachtman, Hassam was instrumental in promulgating Impressionism to American collectors, dealers, and museums. He produced over 3,000 paintings, oils, watercolors, etchings, and lithographs over the course of his career, and was an influential ...
商品説明：Confronted by a crisis in black American leadership, state-sanctioned violence against black communities, and colorblind laws that trap black Americans in a racial caste system, Black Lives Matter activists and the artists inspired by them have devised new forms of political and cultural resistance. More Than Our Pain explores how affect and emotion can drive collective political and cultural acti...
9 Carlos Garrido Castellano
Art Activism for an Anticolonial Future
商品説明：Analyzing the confluence between coloniality and activist art, Art Activism for an Anticolonial Future argues that there is much to gain from approaching contemporary politically committed art practices from the angle of anticolonial, postcolonial, and decolonial struggles. These struggles inspired a vast yet underexplored set of ideas about art and cultural practices and did so decades before the...
10 Joel J. Orosz
Curators and Culture
商品説明：This volume argues that a small, loosely connected group of men constituted an informal museum movement in America from about 1740 to 1870. As they formed their pioneer museums, these men were guided not so much by European examples, but rather by the imperatives of the American democratic culture, including the Enlightenment, the simultaneous decline of the respectability and rise of the middle c...
American Drawings and Prints
商品説明：This handsome retrospective offers an affordable treasury of nearly 100 works by the nation's best and most popular artists. Ranging from the colonial era to the early twentieth century, it features drawings by anonymous folk artists as well as such famous figures as James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Winslow Homer, Mary Cassatt, Stuart Davis, Rockwell Kent, and Yasuo Kuniyoshi. Skyscrapers, smokestac...
12 Richard Kostelanetz
A Dictionary of the American Avant-Gardes
商品説明：For this American edition of his legendary arts dictionary of information and opinion, the distinguished critic and arts historian Richard Kostelanetz has selected from the fuller third edition his entries on North Americans, including Canadians, Mexicans, and resident immigrants. Typically, he provides intelligence unavailable anywhere else, no less in print than online, about a wealth of subject...
13 Rodrigo Arenas-Carter
Ven a Ver la Tierra Desde Otro Lado
商品説明：Este libro es resultado de una investigación centrada en los objetos que, a partir de materiales accesibles, fabrican y utilizan los migrantes indocumentados para pasar y/o sobrevivir a las fronteras en diversas partes del mundo. Son siete artilugios que se clasificaron de acuerdo a los escenarios en los que usualmente son utilizados. Utilizando como dispositivo conceptual cada objeto, se escribió...
14 Christopher I. Lehrich
Jonathan Z. Smith on Religion
商品説明：Jonathan Z. Smith (1938–2017) was unquestionably one of the most important and influential voices of critical reflection within the academic study of religion in the last century. His work explored the nature and history of religious phenomena across culturesーfrom ancient Jewish practices to Maori cults, from early Christianity to mass suicide in the twentieth centuryーwhile critiquing the assumpti...
15 Jp. A. Calosse
商品説明：Whistler taucht zu einem entscheidenden Zeitpunkt der Kunstgeschichte auf und übernimmt die Rolle eines Vorläufers. Den Impressionisten gleich hat er den Willen, seine Ideen durchzusetzen. In einer ersten Schaffensphase wird der Künstler vom Realismus Courbets und vom Japonismus beeinflusst. Whistler findet mit den Nocturnes und der Cremorne Gardens-Serie zu künstlerischer Eigenständigkeit, und st...
商品説明：The Cold War claimed many lives and inflicted tremendous psychological pain throughout the Americas. The extreme polarization that resulted from pitting capitalism against communism held most of the creative and productive energy of the twentieth century captive. Many artists responded to Cold War struggles by engaging in activist art practice, using creative expression to mobilize social change. ...
17 Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
Romare Bearden in the Homeland of His Imagination
商品説明：Romare Bearden (1911–1988), one of the most prolific, original, and acclaimed American artists of the twentieth century, richly depicted scenes and figures rooted in the American South and the Black experience. Bearden hailed from North Carolina but was forced to relocate to the North when a white mob harassed his family in the 1910s. His family story is a compelling, complicated saga of Black mid...
商品説明：The widespread presence of jazz and blues in African American visual art has long been overlooked. The Hearing Eye makes the case for recognizing the music's importance, both as formal template and as explicit subject matter. Moving on from the use of iconic musical figures and motifs in Harlem Renaissance art, this groundbreaking collection explores the more allusive - and elusive - references to...
19 gustavo espinosa juarez/GUSTAVO E. ZERAUJ
Piano for Beginners
商品説明：In this book you will know the bases and motivation to enter this exciting world of the piano. With determined effort and a little patience you will learn the necessary techniques to start playing simple pieces and gradually level up, always enjoying the achievements made during the process. A beginner's guide that you can't miss. 。
20 Katie Robinson Edwards
Midcentury Modern Art in Texas
商品説明：Winner, Award of Merit for Non-Fiction, The Philosophical Society of Texas, 2015 Before Abstract Expressionism of New York City was canonized as American postwar modernism, the United States was filled with localized manifestations of modern art. One such place where considerable modernist activity occurred was Texas, where artists absorbed and interpreted the latest, most radical formal lessons f...