The Power of Art (with Arts CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) / Edition 3

The Power of Art (with Arts CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) / Edition 3

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by Richard L. Lewis, Susan Ingalls Lewis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1133589715

ISBN-13: 9781133589716

Pub. Date: 01/01/2013

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Compelling, comprehensive, and accessible, Lewis and Lewis's THE POWER OF ART, 3e features an exciting new layout and gorgeous images. Students continue to praise the engaging, conversational writing style that will make it easy for you to both understand and enjoy reading the material. THE POWER OF ART delivers a brief, yet comprehensive survey, demonstrating

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Compelling, comprehensive, and accessible, Lewis and Lewis's THE POWER OF ART, 3e features an exciting new layout and gorgeous images. Students continue to praise the engaging, conversational writing style that will make it easy for you to both understand and enjoy reading the material. THE POWER OF ART delivers a brief, yet comprehensive survey, demonstrating that art is all around you and relevant to you - no matter what your major happen to be. The text incorporates global material throughout to demonstrate cultural intersections and mutual influences. "Art News" boxes present real events that connect art to your life. In addition to excellent art history coverage, THE POWER OF ART features a diverse mix of artists and spotlights the latest technologies used to create art. With the best price in the market, THE POWER OF ART delivers unrivaled value.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133589716
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
316,447
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


PART I: THE LANGUAGE OF ART. 1. The Power of Art. 2. The Primary Elements. 3. The Principles of Design. PART II: THE ARTIST'S MATERIALS AND TOOLS. 4. Drawing. 5. Painting. 6. Printmaking. 7. Photography. 8. New Media: Time and Digital Arts. 9. Sculpture. 10. Architecture. 11. Decorative Arts, Crafts and Design. PART III: A GLOBAL HERITAGE. 12. Ancient Empires, Ancient Gods. 13. The Age of Faith. 14. The Renaissance. 15. Drama and Light: Mannerism, The Baroque, and Rococo. PART IV: THE MODERN ERA. 16. The Battle of the Ism's: Neoclassicism, Romanticism, and Realism. 17. Out of the Studio and into the Light: Impressionism and Post-Impressionism. 18. The Real World on Trial: The Early Twentieth Century. 19. The Invisible Made Visible: Abstract and Nonrepresentational Art. 20. A Storm of Images: Art in the Contemporary World.

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