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Jewish Art Masterpieces
Jewish Art Masterpieces
SKU: #VI-0883631954
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sku: VI-0883631954, ean: 9780883631959, isbn: 0883631954,

This superb collection of Jewish art and artifacts spans more than two millennia of artistic creation and provides a fascinating perspective on the history and culture of the Jewish people. The forty-eight treasures, shown in stunning full-color repr...


Shirin Neshat: Facing History
Shirin Neshat: Facing History
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781588345097, isbn: 1588345092,

In her mesmerizing films and photographs, Shirin Neshat (Iranian-American, b. 1957, Qazvin) examines the nuances of power and identity in the Islamic world--particularly in her native country of Iran, where she lived until 1975. Shirin Neshat: Facing...


In and Out of Brussels: Figuring Postcolonial Africa and Europe in the Films of Herman Asselberghs, Sven Augustijnen, Renzo Martens, and Els Opsomer (Lieven Gevaert Series)
In and Out of Brussels: Figuring Postcolonial Africa and Europe in the Films of Herman Asselberghs, Sven Augustijnen, Renzo Martens, and Els Opsomer (Lieven Gevaert Series)
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mpn: 20, 20 colour illustrations, ean: 9789058679192, isbn: 9058679195,

In and Out of Brussels examines four Brussels-based artistic projects that converge in critically investigating the figuration of Africa in the image economy of the West: Herman Asselberghs's Speech Act (2011), Sven Augustijnen’s Spectres (2011), R...


Nja Mahdaoui: The Alchemy of Signs: Deconstructing Calligraphy
Nja Mahdaoui: The Alchemy of Signs: Deconstructing Calligraphy
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mpn: 300 colour illustrations, ean: 9788857222646, isbn: 8857222640,

Nja Mahdaoui is a visual artist who considers himself “an explorer of signs” and has been described as a “choreographer of letters”. His work inspired by Arabic calligraphy is remarkably innovative as the aesthetic dimension of letters brings...


Michael Stevenson: Celebration at Persepolis
Michael Stevenson: Celebration at Persepolis
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mpn: 48 b&w illustrations, ean: 9783905829488, isbn: 3905829487,

In 1971, the Shah of Iran held a week-long party among the ruins of Persepolis, leaving the temporary architecture behind when the celebration was done. For Art Basel 2008, "anthropologist of the avant-garde" Michael Stevenson reconstructed one of th...


Vigilant Things: On Thieves, Yoruba Anti-Aesthetics, and The Strange Fates of Ordinary Objects in Nigeria
Vigilant Things: On Thieves, Yoruba Anti-Aesthetics, and The Strange Fates of Ordinary Objects in Nigeria
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ean: 9780295990736, isbn: 0295990732,

Winner of the 2012 Melville J. Herskovits award (African Studies Association)Throughout southwestern Nigeria, Yoruba men and women create objects called aale to protect their properties―farms, gardens, market goods, firewood―from the ravages of t...


Ancient Mosaics
Ancient Mosaics
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ean: 9780691004044, isbn: 0691004048,

Using thousands and sometimes millions of pieces of colored stone or glass to create elaborate patterns or scenes is a painstaking and expensive way to decorate a surface. Yet the art of mosaic enjoyed spectacular success in the Graeco-Roman world, w...


The Rhythm of the Pen and the Art of the Book: Islamic Calligraphy from the 13th to the 19th Century
The Rhythm of the Pen and the Art of the Book: Islamic Calligraphy from the 13th to the 19th Century
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ean: 9781911300342, isbn: 1911300342,

This lavishly illustrated volume takes the reader through a journey of some six centuries of development of the refined arts of calligraphy and illumination in the Islamic world. Much has been written on the dawn and early stages of the development o...


Black Film As a Signifying Practice: Cinema, Narration and the African American Aesthetic Tradition
Black Film As a Signifying Practice: Cinema, Narration and the African American Aesthetic Tradition
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ean: 9780865437159, isbn: 0865437157,

Book by Yearwood, Gladstone L.Used Book in Good Condition. ...


Perpetual Glory: Medieval Islamic Ceramics from the Harvey B. Plotnick Collection (Art Institute of Chicago S)
Perpetual Glory: Medieval Islamic Ceramics from the Harvey B. Plotnick Collection (Art Institute of Chicago S)
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ean: 9780300119435, isbn: 0300119437,

Renowned for their technical inventiveness, variety, and beauty, Islamic ceramics first began to flourish in the medieval period. This handsome book presents over one hundred works from the unparalleled Harvey B. Plotnick Collection and documents the...


By the Pen and What They Write: Writing in Islamic Art and Culture (The Biennial Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art)
By the Pen and What They Write: Writing in Islamic Art and Culture (The Biennial Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art)
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ean: 9780300228243, isbn: 0300228244,

Considered by Muslims as the only true art, calligraphy has played a prominent role in Islamic culture since the time of the prophet Muhammad. Exploring this central role of the written word in Islam and how writing practices have evolved and adapted...


Painted Bodies: African Body Painting, Tattoos, and Scarification
Painted Bodies: African Body Painting, Tattoos, and Scarification
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mpn: 32967367, ean: 9780847834051, isbn: 0847834050,

The seminal volume on body painting and adornment by the world’s preeminent photographers of African culture. Following the international masterpiece Africa Adorned, Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher have focused on the traditions of body painting s...


View From the Inside: Contemporary Arab Photography, Video and Mixed Media Art
View From the Inside: Contemporary Arab Photography, Video and Mixed Media Art
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mpn: black & white halftones, colour illustra, ean: 9789053308257, isbn: 9053308253,

View From Inside is an expansive presentation of contemporary Arab photography, video, and mixed media art from the Middle East and North Africa. The book shows the works of 49 leading Arab artists from 13 different countries. The works reflect the e...


Geometry in Gold: An Illuminated Mamluk Qur'an Section
Geometry in Gold: An Illuminated Mamluk Qur'an Section
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mpn: 42 illustrations, ean: 9780954901424, isbn: 0954901428,

This book is devoted to a monumental and superbly illuminated very large early fourteenth-century Mamluk Qur'an in muhaqqaq script. It constitutes the final part (Juz’ 30) of a superb two-volume Qur’an of which the first volume is preserved in th...


The Look of the Book: Manuscript Production in Shiraz, 1303-1452 (Occasional Papers)
The Look of the Book: Manuscript Production in Shiraz, 1303-1452 (Occasional Papers)
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ean: 9780295991917, isbn: 0295991917,

The Look of the Book assesses the role of the city of Shiraz in Iranian book production between the early fourteenth and mid-fifteenth centuries. It is the first detailed analysis of all aspects of the book--illumination, codicology, illustration, ca...


The Films of Claire Denis: Intimacy on the Border (International Library of the Moving Image)
The Films of Claire Denis: Intimacy on the Border (International Library of the Moving Image)
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ean: 9781848859548, isbn: 1848859546,

The films of Claire Denis, one of the most challenging and respected of contemporary filmmakers, probe the psyche of global citizenship, tracing the borderlines of family, desire, nationality and power. With subtlety, depth and at times minimalism an...


Islamic Tiles (Eastern Art)
Islamic Tiles (Eastern Art)
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ean: 9781566565721, isbn: 1566565723,

Ceramic tiles have been produced for over a thousand years in the heartlands of the Islamic world, from Iraq in the ninth century to Turkey in the nineteenth. The wealth of designs and colors used to decorate mosques, shrines and palaces later provid...


Lost Walls: Graffiti Road Trip through Tunisia
Lost Walls: Graffiti Road Trip through Tunisia
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9783937946481, isbn: 3937946489,

Lost or forgotten were the walls that now proudly carry the messages of calligraffiti artist eL Seed. "Lost Walls", his first book, beautifully and poetically documents these walls, handpicked during his road trip around Tunisia. "Lost Walls" is a ca...


William Kentridge: Fortune
William Kentridge: Fortune
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mpn: 9788416282166, ean: 9788416282166, isbn: 8416282161,

South African artist William Kentridge (born 1955) has produced a body of work in which he traverses the boundaries of traditional media such as drawing, etching and stop-motion animation. Fortune surveys his exhibitions and projects from the Museo U...


Picturing History at the Ottoman Court
Picturing History at the Ottoman Court
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ean: 9780253006783, isbn: 0253006783,

The Ottoman court of the late 16th century produced an unprecedented number of sumptuously illustrated chronicles. While usually dismissed as imperial eulogies, Emine Fetvac demonstrates that these books commented on contemporary events, promoted the...



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