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Top 101 Artists
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
the 101 artists included in this book are some of the most recognizable names in the history of Western art.
Publication Date: 2011-06-30
With just a blender, paper scraps, and water, people of all ages will discover the fun of whipping up sheets of unique handmade paper in a variety of shapes, colours, textures, and sizes. From cards, invitations, and little bound books to paper bowls, wreaths, and ornaments, this book features dozens of creative projects for using the newly made paper.
Andy Warhol, Prince of Pop
Publication Date: 2009
His very name is synonymous with the 1960s American art movement known as Pop.But Warhol's oeuvre was the sum of many parts. He not only produced iconic art that blended high and popular culture; he also made controversial films, starring his entourage of the beautiful and outrageous; he launched Interview, a slick magazine that continues to sell today; and he reveled in leading the vanguard of New York's hipster lifestyle.
The lady in gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece
Publication Date: 2012
The Lady in Gold, considered an unforgettable masterpiece, one of the twentieth century's most recognizable paintings, made headlines all over the world when Ronald Lauder bought it for $135 million a century after Klimt, the most famous Austrian painter of his time, completed the society portrait.
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Call Number: 701.1 LIT
Publication Date: 2004-11-13
Presents an introductory guide to the visual arts, and offers a look at the various "isms" that are used to define art movements, the different art historical periods, and their most important artists and their works.
Understanding Modern Art
Call Number: 709 BOH
Publication Date: 1991-01-01
Considers major themes and issues in modern art, examining two or three works that fit into each category; discusses popular culture, trends, and pricing; and includes brief biographical information about a selection of modern artists.
The American Eye
Call Number: 709 GRE
Publication Date: 1995-09-01
Looks at the lives and works of eleven twentieth-century American artists, including Georgia O'Keeffe, Edward Hopper, Stuart Davis, Isamu Noguchi, Jackson Pollock, and Andy Warhol.
Call Number: 759.4 WEL
Publication Date: 1993-03-15
Examines the lives of impressionist painters and the influences that shaped their work through re-created albums of letters, sketches, and photographs.
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Here are some well-known sculptors whose works may inspire you.
Videos, interactive timelines, projects, images, primary sources - a wealth of resources from PBS.
Lots of full-text articles on everything from science to ancient Rome. Off-campus? Password is remote.
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