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Create dangerously
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'To create today is to create dangerously'Camus argues passionately that the artist has a responsibility to challenge, provoke and speak up for those ...
Playing to the gallery
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'I have never read such a stimulating short guide to art' Lynn Barber, Sunday Times Now Grayson Perry is a fully paid-up member of the art establishme...

In the flow
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The leading art theorist takes on art in the age of the Internet In the early twentieth century, art and its institutions came under critique from a n...
Inside the white cube
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When these essays first appeared in Artforum in 1976, their impact was immediate. They were discussed, annotated, cited, collected, and translated-the...

The value of art
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In straightforward prose that doesn't mystify art or deny its special allure, prominent art dealer and market expert Michael Findlay offers an up-clos...
Duty free art
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What is the function of art in the era of digital globalization?How can one think of art institutions in an age defined by planetary civil war, growin...

Understanding a photograph
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John Berger's writings on photography are some of the most original of the twentieth century. This selection contains many groundbreaking essays and p...
The golden section
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What was the golden secret known to Leonardo da Vinci, Kepler, Plato and the ancient magicians? Can there really be a key to nature and life itself? This book aims to unravel a mystery, a code that seems to underly life, the universe and everything, a pattern we instinctively recognise as beautiful, and which nature herself uses at every scale.

The art of creative thinking
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A scuba diving company faces bankruptcy because sharks have infested the area. Solution? Open the world's first extreme diving school.The Art of Creat...
Interaction of color
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One of the most important books on color ever written. -Michael Hession, Gizmodo   Interaction of Color with its illuminating visual exercises and m...

How to see the world
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In recent decades, we have witnessed an explosion in the number of visual images we encounter, as our lives have become increasingly saturated with sc...
Wege der Moderne
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Das Katalogbuch zur Ausstellung im MAK - Österreichischen Museum für angewandte Kunst / Gegenwarts-kunst in Wien beleuchtet zwei zentrale Denkweisen d...

Posthuman glossary
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If art, science, and the humanities have shared one thing, it was their common engagement with constructions and representations of the human. Under t...
Chaos, territory, art
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Instead of treating art as a unique creation that requires reason and refined taste to appreciate, Elizabeth Grosz argues that art-especially architec...

Old mistresses
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Why is everything that compromises greatness in art coded as 'feminine'? Has the feminist critique of Art History history yet effected real change? Wi...
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Part of the acclaimed 'Documents of Contemporary Art' series of anthologies . This anthology provides a multivocal critique of exhibitions of contem...

The cinematic
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Part of the acclaimed 'Documents of Contemporary Art' series of anthologies. This anthology surveys the rich history of relationships between the mov...
Lives of the artists, lives of the architects
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From world-renowned curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, Lives of the Artists, Lives of the Architects offers a unique opportunity to learn about the lives and...

Design and crime
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In these diatribes on the marketing of culture and the branding of identity, the development of spectacle-architecture and the rise of global cities, ...
Pedagogical Sketchbook
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'One of the most famous of modern art documents - a poetic primer, prepared by the artist for his Bauhaus pupils, which has deeply affected modern thi...

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