Studies in Southeast Asian Art Book

Studies in Southeast Asian Art


  • Author : Nora A. Taylor
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 244
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501732584

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Studies in Southeast Asian Art Excerpt :

This wide-ranging collection of essays examines the arts of Southeast Asia in context. Contributors study the creation, use, and local significance of works of art, illuminating the many complex links between an object's aesthetic qualities and its origins in a community.

Asian Art Book

Asian Art


  • Author : Dorinda Neave
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 0205837638

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Asian Art Excerpt :

Illuminates the rich history of Asian Art from ancient times to the present Asian Art provides students with an accessible introduction to the history of Asian Art. Students will gain an understanding of the emergence and evolution of Asian art in all its diversity. Using a range of analytical skills, readers will learn to recognize patterns of continuity and change between the arts and cultures of various regions comprising Asia. Images set within their broader cultural and religious backgrounds provides students with important contextual information to understand and decode artworks. MySearchLab is a part of the Neave / Blanchard / Sardar program. Research and writing tools, including access to academic journals, help students explore Asian Art in even greater depth. To provide students with flexibility, students can download the eText to a tablet using the free Pearson eText app. Note: This is the standalone book if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below: 020599685X / 9780205996858 History of Asian Art Plus MySearchLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205239927 / 9780205239924 MySearchLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205837638 / 9780205837632 History of Asian Art

Modern Asian Art Book

Modern Asian Art


  • Author : John Clark
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release Date : 1998-01-01
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 0824821424

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Modern Asian Art Excerpt :

A seminal publication focusing on the modern art of Japan, China, India, Thailand, and Indonesia. A significant and challenging contribution to the discussion of the advent of modernism in Asia.

A Companion to Asian Art and Architecture Book

A Companion to Asian Art and Architecture


  • Author : Rebecca M. Brown
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-22
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 691
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119019534

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A Companion to Asian Art and Architecture Excerpt :

A Companion to Asian Art and Architecture presents a collection of 26 original essays from top scholars in the field that explore and critically examine various aspects of Asian art and architectural history. Brings together top international scholars of Asian art and architecture Represents the current state of the field while highlighting the wide range of scholarly approaches to Asian Art Features work on Korea and Southeast Asia, two regions often overlooked in a field that is often defined as India-China-Japan Explores the influences on Asian art of global and colonial interactions and of the diasporic communities in the US and UK Showcases a wide range of topics including imperial commissions, ancient tombs, gardens, monastic spaces, performances, and pilgrimages.

Reading Asian Art and Artifacts Book

Reading Asian Art and Artifacts


  • Author : Paul Nietupski
  • Publisher : Lehigh University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-04
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9781611460728

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Reading Asian Art and Artifacts Excerpt :

Asian art and material artifacts are expressive of cultural realities and constitute a 'visible language' with messages that can be read, interpreted, and analyzed. These essays by scholars of Asian art, philosophy, anthropology, and religion focus on objects held in ASIANetwork schools. The collections are reflective of Asian societies, historical and religious environments, political positions, and economic conditions. The chapter authors tell the stories of the collections, and the collections themselves tell stories of the collectors.

East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context Book

East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context


  • Author : Eriko Tomizawa-Kay
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-03-29
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 266
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351061889

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East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context Excerpt :

This is the first comprehensive English-language study of East Asian art history in a transnational context, and challenges the existing geographic, temporal, and generic paradigms that currently frame the art history of East Asia. This pioneering study proposes an important new framework that focuses on the relationship between China, Japan, and Korea. By reconsidering existing concepts of ‘East Asia’, and examining the porousness of boundaries in East Asian art history, the study proposes a new model for understanding trans-local artistic production – in particular the mechanics of interactions – at the turn of the 20th century.

Abia South   Southeast Asian Art Book

Abia South Southeast Asian Art


  • Author : Van
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-10-24
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 632
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136176418

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Abia South Southeast Asian Art Excerpt :

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin  v  73  no  1  Summer  2015  Book

Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin v 73 no 1 Summer 2015


  • Author : Maxwell K. Hearn
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release Date : 2015-08-13
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 52
  • ISBN 10 : 9781588395658

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Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin v 73 no 1 Summer 2015 Excerpt :

This Bulletin marks the centennial celebration of the founding of the Department of Asian Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Showcasing some of the Met's most beautiful examples of Asian Art along with archival material, this Bulletin is a compact but lushly illustrated account of one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of the paintings, sculptures, textiles, and decorative arts of Asia.

ABIA  South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology Index Book

ABIA South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology Index


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2010-11-19
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages : 896
  • ISBN 10 : 9789004193888

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ABIA South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology Index Excerpt :

Volume Three offers 1643 annotated records on publications regarding the art and archaeology of South Asia, Central Asia and Tibet selected from the ABIA Index database at www.abia.net which were published between 2002 and 2007.

The Chinese Art Book Book

The Chinese Art Book


  • Author : Colin Mackenzie
  • Publisher : Phaidon Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-23
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 350
  • ISBN 10 : 0714865753

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The Chinese Art Book Excerpt :

The Chinese Art Book is a beautifully packaged, authoritative, and unprecedented overview of Chinese art from its earliest dynasties to the contemporary generation of artists enlivening today's art world. 300 works represent every form of Chinese visual art, including painting, calligraphy, sculpture, ceramics, figurines, jade, bronze, gold and silver, photography, video, installation, and performance art. Full of surprises for readers of all levels, The Chinese Art Book breaks new ground by pairing works that speak to one another in unexpected ways, enlightening historical, stylistic and cultural connections. Concise descriptive essays place each work in context, while cross-references lead the reader on a fascinating journey through Chinese art history. The Chinese Art Book features an introductory essay by Colin Mackenzie, Senior Curator of Chinese Art at the Nelson-Akins Museum of Art, along with an accessible summary of Chinese political and cultural history, a comprehensive glossary defining technical terms, and an illustrated timeline.

Asian Art News Book

Asian Art News


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003-07
  • Genre: Art, Asian
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105110793788

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Archives of Asian Art Book

Archives of Asian Art


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822031951478

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A History of Contemporary Chinese Art Book

A History of Contemporary Chinese Art


  • Author : Yan Zhou
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-14
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 518
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811511417

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A History of Contemporary Chinese Art Excerpt :

Chinese art has experienced its most profound metamorphosis since the early 1950s, transforming from humble realism to socialist realism, from revolutionary art to critical realism, then avant-garde movement, and globalized Chinese art. With a hybrid mix of Chinese philosophy, imported but revised Marxist ideology, and western humanities, Chinese artists have created an alternative approach – after a great ideological and aesthetic transition in the 1980s – toward its own contemporaneity though interacting and intertwining with the art of rest of the world. This book will investigate, from the perspective of an activist, critic, and historian who grew up prior to and participated in the great transition, and then researched and taught the subject, the evolution of Chinese art in modern and contemporary times. The volume will be a comprehensive and insightful history of the one of the most sophisticated and unparalleled artistic and cultural phenomena in the modern world.