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Scale
ISBN: PB: 9780932171597, Terra Foundation for American Art, November 2017
256 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm , 80 colour plates
Scale is perhaps the most spectacularly overlooked aspect of artistic production. As photographic and digital reproductions have essentially dematerialized art, critical and historical research dealing with scale – both within the American critical t...
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Experience
ISBN: PB: 9780932171634, Terra Foundation for American Art, October 2017
216 pp., 24.1x17 cm , 72 colour illus.
In his noteworthy theoretical essay "Experience", Ralph Waldo Emerson writes that humans by nature cannot fully grasp life as lived. If this is so, how capable are we of expressing our experiences in works of art? Despite this formidable challenge, f...
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Circulation
ISBN: PB: 9780932171610, Terra Foundation for American Art, April 2017
208 pp., 24.1x17.1 cm , 58 colour plates
As a category in art history, circulation is rooted in the contemporary context of Internet culture and the digital image. Yet circulation, as a broader concept for the movement of art across time and space in vastly different cultural and media cont...
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Picturing
ISBN: PB: 9780932171573, Terra Foundation for American Art, April 2016
216 pp., 24.1x17.1 cm , 62 colour plates
The history of American art is a history of objects, but it is also a history of ideas about how we create and consume these objects. As "Picturing" convincingly shows, the critical tradition in American art has given rise to profound thinking about...
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Images of the West Survey Photography in French Collections, 1860-1880
ISBN: HB: 9780932171542, Terra Foundation for American Art, August 2007
136 pp., 28.6x23.3 cm , 100 colour plates
As American settlement expanded westward in the 1860s, the U.S. government undertook large-scale investigations of its new territories. "Images of the West: Survey Photography in French Collections", 1860-1880 presents memorable glass-plate photograp...
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Impressionist Giverny A Colony of Artists, 1885-1915
ISBN: PB: 9780932171528, Terra Foundation for American Art, April 2007
224 pp., 29.9x22.9 cm , 170 colour plates
Lured by the ineffable beauty represented in Claude Monet's artwork and the promise of painting en plein air, artists from America and across Europe flocked to the French village of Giverny in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, transf...
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Winslow Homer Poet of the Sea
ISBN: PB: 9780932171504, Terra Foundation for American Art, June 2006
152 pp., 27.9x22.3 cm , 100 colour plates
Waves battering the weathered rocks on a shore, young boys sailing carefree on open waters: "Winslow Homer's" raw, evocative seascapes are among the most distinctive and powerful in American art. "Winslow Homer: Poet of the Sea" offers here a fresh e...
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£34,00
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Chicago Modern, 1893-1945 Pursuit of the New
ISBN: PB: 9780932171412, Terra Foundation for American Art, April 2004
176 pp., 30.5x23.5 cm , 80 colour plates
Chicago's fine arts have long languished in the shadow of the city's architectural riches, but their time has finally come, most prominently as the focus of the final major exhibition at Chicago's Terra Museum of American Art. The attendant catalog o...
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