Perspectives on Education Reform Arts Education as a Catalyst
ISBN: PB: 9780892362967, Getty Publications, March 2006
56 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 18 black&white illus.
Learning in and through the arts will allow education to meet the unique challenges facing it as the twenty-first century approaches. Leaders in business, technology, and arts education address these challenges in six persuasive pieces on education r...
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What May Come The Taller De Grafica Popular and the Mexican Political Print
ISBN: PB: 9780300207781, Yale University Press, A+D Series, August 2014
40 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, 25 colour illus.
Established in Mexico City in 1937, the Taller de Grafica Popular (People's Graphic Arts Workshop) sought to create prints, posters and illustrated publications that were appealing and affordable, legible and politically topical, and above all formal...
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Octavio Medellin Spirit and Form
ISBN: PB: 9780300263527, Yale University Press, April 2022
104 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, 65 colour illus., 7 black&white illus.
A study of the life and work of Mexican American multimedia artist Octavio Medellin and his pivotal role in the Texas art scene. Octavio Medellin (1907-1999) was an influential figure in Texas art for over six decades, creating evocative works in a...
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Joys of Collecting
ISBN: PB: 9781606060872, Getty Publications, September 2011
80 pp., 21.6x13.9 cm, 15 black&white illus.
This title offers an insightful and revealing personal account of one man's consuming passion for collecting. In 1965, shortly after founding his namesake museum in Malibu, California, J. Paul Getty penned reminiscence about "the romance and zest – t...
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Rembrandt in Southern California
ISBN: PB: 9780892369935, Getty Publications, March 2010
64 pp., 16.2x12.7 cm, 26 colour illus., 1 map
This title offers is a concise yet informative, stunningly illustrated virtual tour of the works of Rembrandt held in Southern California. This superbly illustrated volume takes readers on a visual tour of fourteen stunning Rembrandt paintings held i...
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Seeing the Getty Collections At the Getty Center
ISBN: PB: 9780892369621, Getty Publications, July 2009
64 pp., 15.2x15.2 cm, 70 colour illus.
This is a delightfully illustrated volume that offers readers an entertaining and informative virtual tour through the magnificent art of the J. Paul Getty Museum. Featuring works of art from the legendary collections of the J. Paul Getty Museum, thi...
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Masters of Art Velazquez
ISBN: PB: 9783791347424, Prestel Publishing, July 2012
160 pp., 21x17 cm, 80 colour illus.
This generously illustrated volume on the work of Diego Velazquez makes the world's greatest art accessible to readers of every level of appreciation. A 17th-century Spanish painter who continues to influence artists today, Velazquez is primarily kno...
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Metamorphosis Poems Inspired by Titian
ISBN: PB: 9781857095470, Yale University Press, July 2012
56 pp., 21x14.8 cm, 21 colour illus.
As part of a unique collaboration between the National Gallery and the Royal Opera House, fourteen leading poets were invited to respond to three great masterpieces by the Renaissance painter, Titian: "Diana and Callisto", "Diana and Actaeon" and "Th...
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Masters of Art Durer
ISBN: PB: 9783791346571, Prestel Publishing, March 2012
160 pp., 21x17 cm, 80 colour illus.
This generously illustrated volume on the work of Durer makes the world's greatest art accessible to readers of every level of appreciation. This monograph explores Durer's entire life and oeuvre by focusing on the most important of his works. It fo...
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Miraculous Bouquets Flower and Fruit Paintings by Jan Van Huysum
ISBN: PB: 9781606060902, Getty Publications, September 2011
48 pp., 16.3x12.1 cm, 24 colour illus.
Precisely rendered to dazzle the eye with their botanical accuracy, the sumptuous arrays of fruit and flowers by Dutch painter Jan van Huysum (1682-1749) were among the most avidly collected paintings of the 18th century. The arrangements were painst...
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