Professor Anne D’Alleva created this handbook to accompany the major textbooks Look! discusses basic art historical practices, such as visual and contextual. Look! the Fundamentals of Art History has 48 ratings and 2 reviews. Andreea said: Neither good nor bad, just a bit boring and basic for an art history bo. Anne D’Alleva t 5 Postrnodernism as condition and practice. D~ modernism(s) lAdding the “post” to . Readers who have used my previous book, Look!.

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This handbook is designed to accompany the major textbooks used in the art history survey, presenting various methods for analysis of art as well as extensive tips on writing about art. Because the main survey texts focus on the artworks themselves, she saw the need for a complementary handbook that introduces students to the methodologies of art history in an open, accessible way.

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It provides a short history of the discipline and provides links to related academic disciplines to provide students with a sense of intellectual context for their work. The text and the illustrations offer a wide range of objects and ideas from various cultures and periods. Create a Custom Text: Pearson Customenables you to work with a dedicated Pearson Custom editor to create your ideal text—publishing your own original content or mixing and matching Pearson content.

A contemporary contextual approach to art history —The text is organized around issues of interpretation rather than media, and is keyed to the kinds of art and issues addressed in today’s introductory classes. It offers a contemporary approach that explores the contextual questions that are at the heart of art historical practice today. A balanced selection of Western and non-Western examples —Examples are drawn from the arts of Asia, Africa, the Pacific and the Americas on an equal basis with the arts of Europe and the United States.


Coverage of researching papers and preparing examinations —This text provides detailed, practical, and current advice on the types of papers and exam questions that are typically encountered in art survey courses.

This shows students how to deal with art history both conceptually, in learning to think like art historians, and academically, in terms of the papers and exam responses they need to be able to produce. Includes a brief introduction to the history of art history —This material helps students understand where the discipline came from and why art historians ask the questions they ask.

A comprehensive bibliography —Includes sections on art history periodicals, general guides and reference works, and Web sites, as well as writings by period and theme. This tool provides an abundance of starting points for students who want to explore the subject further.

Look! Art History Fundamentals, 3rd Edition

Quote by Hipoocrates moved into opening quote position. In the section on Color, the reader is invited to analyze the color in a new painting by Zhang Haiying. In the section on Line, the reader is invited to compare and annw the sense of line in two sculptures.

In the annw introducing installation and video art, there are now works by Alfredo Jaar and Berni Searle illustrated. And in a new boxed feature artist and write Patrick Heron subjects a painting by Henri Matisse to formal analysis.

There is a new boxed feature in which the art hisorian Sarah Symmonds subjects a print by Goya to contextual analysis.

Painting by Jan van Eyck has been changed to color. Wnne the section on Writing style, an example of a long convoluted sentence is given, and then recommendations on how it could be broken up into shorter, more readable sentences. Painting by Frieda Kahlo has been changed to color. What do art historians do? Why is art history important?


Art out of context? The process of interpretation: Is African art anonymous? How many sources should I use? Why are slide identifications important? Pearson offers special pricing when you package your text with other student resources.

If you’re interested in annne a cost-saving package for your students, contact your Pearson rep. Her publications include Look!

Abrams, Perspectives seriesas well as Look Again!

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