New PDF release: ArtSpeak: A Guide to Contemporary Ideas, Movements, and

By Robert Atkins

ISBN-10: 0789211505

ISBN-13: 9780789211507

ISBN-10: 0789211513

ISBN-13: 9780789211514

The prime lexicon of latest artwork returns in an accelerated, full-color 3rd version and is now on hand for the 1st time as an ebook.

An necessary advisor for art-world neophytes and professional execs alike, the best-selling ArtSpeak returns in a revised and improved 3rd version, illustrated in complete colour. approximately a hundred and fifty alphabetical entries—30 of them new to this edition—explain the who, what, the place, and whilst of postwar and modern artwork. those concise mini-essays at the key words of the artwork international are written with wit and customary experience by means of veteran critic Robert Atkins. greater than 80 photos, such a lot in colour, illustrate key works of the artwork routine mentioned, making ArtSpeak a visible reference, in addition to a textual one. A timeline strains global and art-world occasions from 1945 to the current day, and a single-page ArtChart offers a convenient evaluation of the main paintings routine in that period.

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