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.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Higher Education|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)|
Table of Contents
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
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 PostmodernChapter 23. Opening Up to the WorldPronunciation Guide Suggested Readings Notes to the Text Glossary Photographic Credits Index
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This rental book arrived in excellent condition and is chock full of colorful photographs and well-organized information about various art styles, techniques, historical insights, and biographical essays about several artists. My aspiring artist has warned me that she may not let me send this back.
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