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D'ARS magazine n° 218

by D'ars

D’ARS Magazine è una collana in formato ePub che dal 2014 offre al pubblico una raccolta di articoli tratti da D’ARS - periodico di arti e culture contemporanee in due lingue (italiano e inglese). Diretto...


DARS magazine n° 216

by Dars

D’ARS Magazine è una collana in formato ePub che dal 2014 offre al pubblico una raccolta di articoli tratti da D’ARS - periodico di arti e culture contemporanee in due lingue (italiano e inglese). Diretto...


DARS magazine n° 217

by Dars

D’ARS Magazine è una collana in formato ePub che dal 2014 offre al pubblico una raccolta di articoli tratti da D’ARS - periodico di arti e culture contemporanee in due lingue (italiano e inglese). Diretto...


In Contemporary

by Marcella Beccaria & Elena Volpato

A private art collection open to all: this is the ultimate aim of our Fondazione per l’Arte della Cassa di Risparmio di Torino. For ten years now, intense acquisition operations have made it possible to endow...


Art after Money, Money after Art

by Max Haiven

We imagine that art and money are old enemies, but this myth actually reproduces a violent system of global capitalism and prevents us from imagining and building alternatives.

From the chaos unleashed by...


Walter Pater: Complete Writings

by Walter Pater & Bauer Books

Walter Horatio Pater  was an English essayist, literary and art critic, and fiction writer, regarded as one of the great stylists. His works on Renaissance subjects were popular but controversial in his times....


Gallucci's Commentary on Dürer’s 'Four Books on Human Proportion'

by James Hutson

In 1591, Giovanni Paolo Gallucci published his Della simmetria dei corpi humani, an Italian translation of Albrecht Dürer’s Four Books on Human Proportion. While Dürer’s treatise had been translated...


Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light, 100 Art Writings 1988-2018

by Peter Schjeldahl & Jarrett Earnest

Hot Cold Heavy Light collects 100 writings?some long, some short?that taken together forma group portrait of many of the world?s most significant and interesting artists. From Pablo Picasso to Cindy Sherman,...


Neoclassicism

by Victoria Charles

In the arts, Neoclassicism is a historical tradition or aesthetic attitude based on the art of Greece and Rome in antiquity. The movement started around the 18th-century, age of Enlightenment, and continued...


Egyptian art

by Jean Capart, Elie Faure & Victoria Charles

Egyptian art is perhaps the most impersonal that exists. The artist effaces himself. But he has such an innate sense of life, a sense so directly moved and so limpid that everything of life which he describes...


Dada

by G. Appolinaire & Victoria Charles

Dada shocked the world between the years 1916 and 1922. Dada was not an art movement in the normal sense. It was a storm that broke over the art scene of the time, as the war upon the peoples. They consciously...


Greek art

by Elie Faure & Klaus H. Carl

Greek art, at the very moment that it was breaking up in depth, was scattering over the whole material surface of Hellenic antiquity. After the movement of concentration that had brought to Athens all the forces...


Experience, Narrative, and Criticism in Ancient Greece

by Jonas Grethlein, Luuk Huitink & Aldo Tagliabue

Experience, Narrative, and Criticism in Ancient Greece pursues a new approach to ancient Greek narrative beyond the taxonomies of structuralist narratologies. Focusing on the phenomenal and experiential dimension...


Essays on Paula Rego

by Maria Manuel Lisboa

In these powerful and stylishly written essays, Maria Manuel Lisboa dissects the work of Paula Rego, the Portuguese-born artist considered one of the greatest artists of modern times. Focusing primarily on Rego’s...


Intentions

by Oscar Wilde

"Intentions" is a groundbreaking work of criticism, in four parts, by the inimitable Oscar Wilde. It was originally published in 1891 when Wilde was at the height of his form.

These brilliant essays on art, literature,...


Persuasion

by Jane Austen

This book is the last novel fully completed by Jane Austen. The story revolves around Anne Elliot, a young Englishwoman of 27 years, whose family is moving to lower their expenses and get out of debt. They rent...


A Companion to Feminist Art

by Hilary Robinson, Maria Elena Buszek & Dana Arnold

Original essays offering fresh ideas and global perspectives on contemporary feminist art

The term ?feminist art? is often misused when viewed as a codification within the discipline of Art History?a codification...


Theory of the Image

by Thomas Nail

We live in an age of the mobile image. The world today is absolutely saturated with images of all kinds circulating around the world at an incredible rate. The movement of the image has never been more extraordinary...


At Home

by Lezli Rubin-Kunda

In this intimate investigation of the artistic process, Lezli Rubin-Kunda explores the nuanced path of creative work and the way artists make sense of home and place within their art practice and their lives....


Il corpo con le ali. Eadweard Muybridge, Dirk Baumanns e il disegno futurista

by Giancarlo Carpi

"La ricomposizione relazionale dell’amico Joe Montez dei materiali di Baumanns, nella sua analogia alla ricomposizione fotografica del movimento in Muyebrige, sposta verso l’interpretazione la ricostruzione...