Living with Art / Edition 8

Living with Art / Edition 8

by Mark Getlein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073190764

ISBN-13: 9780073190761

Pub. Date: 11/28/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Living with Art fosters each student’s unique path to appreciation through immersion in the vocabulary of art (for understanding) and through guided tools to talk about art (for analysis). Its targeted learning resources bring art to life within a personalized learning path that visually engages students in course skills and concepts. In doing so,

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Living with Art fosters each student’s unique path to appreciation through immersion in the vocabulary of art (for understanding) and through guided tools to talk about art (for analysis). Its targeted learning resources bring art to life within a personalized learning path that visually engages students in course skills and concepts. In doing so, Living with Art provides the foundation for a life-long appreciation of art, as well as critical thinking skills that will benefit students far beyond the classroom, into their chosen careers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073190761
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION

Chapter 1. Living with Art

Chapter 2. What Is Art?

Chapter 3. Themes of Art
PART TWO: THE VOCABULARY OF ART

Chapter 4. The Visual Elements

Chapter 5. Principles of Design
PART THREE: TWO-DIMENSIONAL MEDIA

Chapter 6. Drawing

Chapter 7. Painting

Chapter 8. Prints

Chapter 9. Camera and Computer Arts

Chapter 10. Graphic Design
PART FOUR: THREE-DIMENSIONAL MEDIA

Chapter 11. Sculpture and Installation

Chapter 12. Arts of Ritual and Daily Life

Chapter 13. Architecture
PART FIVE: ARTS IN TIME

Chapter 14. Ancient Mediterranean Worlds

Chapter 15. Christianity and the Formation of Europe

Chapter 16. The Renaissance

Chapter 17. The 17th and 18th Centuries

Chapter 18. Arts of Islam and of Africa

Chapter 19. Arts of East Asia: India, China, and Japan

Chapter 20. Arts of the Pacific and the Americas

Chapter 21. The Modern World: 1800-1945

Chapter 22. From Modern to Postmodern

Chapter 23. Opening Up to the World

Pronunciation Guide

Suggested Readings

Notes to the Text

Glossary

Photographic Credits

Index

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