Terra 2022 Proceedings of the 13th World Congress on Earthen Architectural Heritage
ISBN: PB: 9781606069158, Getty Publications, December 2024
576 pp., 27,9x22,9 cm, 488 colour and 60 black&white illus.
Earthen architecture is one of the oldest forms of construction and is evidenced around the globe. This volume gathers the research and presentations from Terra 2022: 13th World Congress on Earthen Architectural Heritage, which brought together in Sa...
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Looking at Fashion A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques
ISBN: PB: 9781606068991, Getty Publications, August 2024
144 pp., 23,2x15,8 cm, 94 colour illus., 60 black&white illus.
What is an epaulette? What is a keffiyeh? These clothing items – and hundreds more – are entertainingly explained and vividly illustrated in this accessible guide. Whether in art or life, fashion makes a statement. It gives form to the temper of the...
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Inventories and Surveys for Heritage Management Lessons for the Digital Age
ISBN: PB: 9781606068816, Getty Publications, July 2024
180 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 65 colour illus.
This is the first step-by-step guide to the design, implementation, and maintenance of heritage inventories and surveys. A critical first step in the conservation of cultural heritage is to identify and understand the places we want to protect. Inve...
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New Building in Old Cities Writings by Gustavo Giovannoni on Architectural and Urban Conservation
ISBN: PB: 9781606068755, Getty Publications, July 2024
408 pp., 25,4x17,8 cm, 80 colour illus., 75 black&white illus.
The highly influential writings by an important early advocate for the conservation of historic cities are made available for the first time in English. The Italian architect, historian, and restorer Gustavo Giovannoni (1873-1947) was a key figure i...
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Guidelines for the Technical Examination of Bronze Sculpture
ISBN: PB: 9781606066904, Getty Publications, June 2024
518 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 468 colour illus., 80 charts, 15 diagrams
Since the fourth millennium BCE, bronze has been the preferred medium for some of the most prestigious and sacred works of art. But only through interdisciplinary research can the fabrication of these extraordinary objects be properly investigated, i...
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Conserving Canvas
ISBN: PB: 9781606068243, Getty Publications, October 2023
640 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 373 colour illus.
In 2019 Yale University, with the support of the Getty Foundation, held an international conference, where nearly four hundred attendees from more than twenty countries gathered to discuss a vital topic: how best to conserve paintings on canvas. It w...
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Facture: Conservation, Science, Art History Volume 6: Workshops and Studios
ISBN: PB: 9780300273366, Yale University Press, October 2023
208 pp., 27,9x20,3 cm, 163 colour illus.
Volume 6 of the National Gallery of Art's biennial conservation research journal Facture explores the themes of workshops and studios in different cultural contexts and various media. Topics examined include serialization in the Della Robbia workshop...
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Roy Lichtenstein Outdoor Painted Sculpture
ISBN: PB: 9781606066690, Getty Publications, May 2023
168 pp., 25,4x17,8 cm, 139 colour illus., 10 black&white illus., 13 tables
The first book-length study to examine the materials and techniques used in the fabrication and painting of the American pop artist Roy Lichtenstein's outdoor sculpture. Vibrant color was essential to the paintings of the American pop artist Roy Li...
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Pidginization as Curatorial Method Messing with Languages and Praxes of Curating
ISBN: PB: 9781915609083, Idea Books, March 2023
64 pp., 13,0x18,0 cm, language: English
In this compelling rethinking of curatorial practice, renowned museum director, curator, and writer Dr. Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung proposes that Pidgin languages and pidginization as a mode of being and doing offer a decolonialized reinvention of...
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