Cengage Advantage Books: Drawing: A Contemporary Approach / Edition 6

Cengage Advantage Books: Drawing: A Contemporary Approach / Edition 6

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by Teel Sale, Claudia Betti
     
 

ISBN-10: 1111343608

ISBN-13: 9781111343606

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning


DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH takes you beyond conventional approaches, emphasizing the emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and social significance of art. The authors trace the evolution of today's art from that of the past, showing drawing's meaning and continuity. DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH offers a combination of effective pedagogy, good…  See more details below

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DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH takes you beyond conventional approaches, emphasizing the emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and social significance of art. The authors trace the evolution of today's art from that of the past, showing drawing's meaning and continuity. DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH offers a combination of effective pedagogy, good exercises, and high-quality, contemporary drawings as models, focusing on contemporary artists who draw in a multicultural world. This Advantage Edition offers the same content in an economically priced, unbound, three-hole punch, loose-leaf format.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111343606
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
524,849
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Part I: INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING. 1. Drawing: Definitions and Purposes. 2. Learning to See: Gesture and Other Beginning Approaches. Part II: SPATIAL RELATIONSHIPS OF THE ART ELEMENTS. 3. Shape /Plane and Volume. 4. Value. 5. Line. 6. Texture. 7. Color. 8. Antiperspective: The Triumph of the Picture Plane. Part III: A CONTEMPORARY VIEW 9. Organizing the Picture Plane. 10. Thematic Development. 11. A Look at Drawing Today. Part IV: PRACTICAL GUIDES. Guide A: Materials. Guide B: Keeping a Sketchbook. Guide C: Breaking Artistic Blocks and Making Critical Assessments. Guide D: Presentation. Glossary. Suggested Readings.

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Cengage Advantage Books: Drawing: A Contemporary Approach 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It came just in time before my class starts and is clean and package better deal than going on amazon! Amazon only provided one that was used and would take longer closer to when my class actually starts.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book