Автор: Joyce, James Название: Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man ISBN: 1853260061 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781853260063 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 132.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man represents the transitional stage between the realism of Joyce's Dubliners and the symbolism of Ulysses, and is essential to the understanding of the later work. This novel is a highly autobiographical account of the adolescence of Stephen Dedalus, who reappears in Ulysses, and who comes to realize that before he can become a true artist, he must rid himself of the stultifying effects of the religion, politics and essential bigotry of his background in late 19'th century Ireland.
Автор: Kuhl, I,Reichold, K Название: 50 Sculptures You Should Know ISBN: 3791343386 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791343389 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1254.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Stepan, P Название: 50 Photographers You Should Know ISBN: 3791340182 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791340180 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1254.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: This dynamic introduction to the world's greatest photographers from the inception of photography to today bears proof of the magic of the camera. From Felix Nadar to Nan Goldin, each of the photographers featured here represents an important aspect of photography's evolution. The artists are represented in double-page spreads that include reproductions of their most important works, concise biographies, informative sidebars, and a timeline that extends throughout the volume. The result is a fascinating overview of the way photographers continue to push the limits of their genre, offering the audience new ways of seeing and understanding our world.
Автор: Lowis, L,Pickeral, T Название: 50 Paintings You Should Know ISBN: 3791341987 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791341989 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1172.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Werle, S Название: 50 Fashion Designers You Should Know ISBN: 3791344137 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791344133 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1254.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Koester,T,Roeper, L Название: 50 Artists You Should Know ISBN: 3791337165 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791337166 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1254.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Weidemann, Christine,Finger, Brad Название: 50 Contemporary Artists You Should Know ISBN: 3791345303 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791345307 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1254.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: Artists working after the Second World War faced a confounding array of challenges, as stylistic barriers were broken, technology advanced, and issues of sexuality and race came to the forefront. From painters and photographers to sculptors and performance artists, fifty of the most influential contemporary artists are profiled in this colorful and engaging book that traces the various artistic movements and radical changes of the second half of the twentieth and early twentyfirst centuries. Presented chronologically, each artist is featured in 2 or 4-page spreads that include brilliant reproductions of their most important works, an illuminating biography, key dates in their career, and informative background on major developments in the art world. Throughout the volume a timeline places each artist within the context of contemporary art. As diverse and inspiring as the artists themselves, this book is a voyage of discovery into art's cutting edge.
Автор: Agneessens,S Название: Remastered.Fifty-Five Contemporary Artists Revisit Old Masters ISBN: 3899551648 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783899551648 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 3960.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: Fifty-five young, international artists have “remastered” celebrated works from “Guernica” by Pablo Picaso and “Gabrielle d’Estree and Her Sister” by Ecole de Fontainbleau to “The Kiss” by Gustav Klimt. The transformations by Kenzo Minami, Vincent Skeltis, Mika Machida, Antoine et Manuel, etc., result in a collection of reinterpretations infused with expressive imagery and insightful wit in a wide variety of styles. While the artist interviews and texts by the curator provide depth into the history and context of the juxtaposed works, the artworks reveal cutting-edge techniques and applications defining contemporary visual culture.In this book, a new generation of artists and designers defining today’s visual deconstruct iconic masterpieces by pre-eminent masters from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance through to the 20th century and re-contextualize them to contemporary culture. “We have been so extensively exposed to these images that we automatically assign them the mythical status of masterpieces, but rarely look to understand what makes them so unique” says Curator Sebastien Agneessens.Agneesens has commissioned fifty-five international visual artists to “remaster” celebrated works from “Guernica” by Pablo Picasso and “Gabrielle d’Estree and her Sister” by Ecole de Fontainbleau to “The Kiss” by Gustav Klimt. The transformations by renowned contemporary artists and designers include Kenzo Minami, Vincent Skeltis, Mika Machida, Antoine et Manuel, Insect and more. The result is a collection of reinterpretations infused with energy, expressive imagery, insightful wit and socio-political commentary in a wide variety of styles.Each contemporary image is juxtaposed alongside the original masterpiece on a double-page spread, with comments from both the artists and the curator, lending depth and insight to the interpretations giving readers the opportunity to reencounter the classics.
Автор: Sherri Donglia Название: Donglia: Artistry of Luxury and Style ISBN: 0821257919 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780821257913 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1898.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: A recognized world leader in high-end textiles, furniture and accessories, known for designs that balance classic and contemporary, East and West, luxury and comfort, the award-winning Donghia studio has come to symbolize sensual, unstudied elegance and a simple design philosophy: to make people look good and feel good in their environments. Sherri Donghia discusses the every day inspirations that can enliven and personalize your environment, which can be gathered from nature, travel, fashion, film, art, and almost anything that touches your senses. The importance of particular colour combinations and mixing them with tactile elements such as sumptuous textured fabrics, rich woods, delicate glass, and luminous metals is also taken into account. Chapters include: Design Integrity, Design Tension, Design Balance, Form, Texture, Color, Light, and Evolutions. Discover how designing a home is an ongoing, living project, evolving over time through style and self expression.
Автор: Lowry, Lois Название: Giver (Essential Modern Classics) ISBN: 0007263511 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780007263516 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 446.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка. Описание: t's a perfect world, where everything looks right. But ugly truths lie beneath the surface! It is the future. There is no war, no hunger, no pain. No one in The Community wants for anything. Everyone is provided for. Each Family Unit is entitled to one female and male child. Each member of The Community has their profession carefully chosen for them by the Committee of Elders, and they never make a mistake. Jonas, a sensitive twelve-year-old boy, had never thought there was anything wrong with his Community, until one day. From the moment Jonas is selected as the Receiver of Memory at The Ceremony, his life is never the same. Jonas discovers that The Community is not as perfect as it seems. Although they appear to have everything, they are missing something of great importance. It is up to Jonas, with the help of the Giver, to find what long ago had been lost. And so Jonas embarks on an adventure to save the world as he knows it. Simply and beautifully written, The Giver is sure to touch the heart of every reader. Lois Lowry deals with issues of everyday life that are so often taken for granted.Through the noble character of Jonas, she presents a glimpse of what could be the future. As the tension in the novel mounts, so does the number of questions that Lowry confronts the reader with. The Giver is a book of courage and adventure, and most importantly, one of deep thought. Once readers make contact with Lowry's treasure, they may never see things exactly quite the same. Lowry presents a forceful novel that demands to be heard and philosophically dealt with.
Автор: Vranckx, B Название: Modern Interiors DesignSource ISBN: 0061242020 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780061242021 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 941.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Trulove, J.G. Название: Modern Townhouse ISBN: 0061138924 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780061138928 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 1865.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Автор: Lemonedes, H,Thomson, B,Juszczak, A Название: Paul Gauguin. Breakthrough into Modernity ISBN: 3775724273 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783775724272 Издательство: Британия elt Рейтинг: Цена: 3036.00 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.