Gardner s Art Through the Ages

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 1285065050
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Art

GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, VOLUME 1, 14E, International Edition is the most widely read history of art and architecture in the English language for more than 85 years, this beautifully illustrated book includes new features that make it easier than ever for your students to master the material. Author and award-winning scholar-teacher Fred Kleiner has set a new standard for art history textbooks, continuing GARDNER'S tradition of impeccable reliability and scholarship. The online resources brings course content to life, providing students with the tools they need to excel in your class, regardless of their particular learning styles. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, VOLUME 1, 14E, International Edition has built its stellar reputation on the inclusion of the most significant images and monuments, discussions of works in their historical and cultural contexts, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, and the consistent voice of a single storyteller. The text includes coverage of over 250 new images, hundreds of images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, and additional cultural context. Online resources help students study and develop critical-thinking skills: an eBook, image flashcards with zoom capabilities, videos, audio study tools, a printable SlideGuide, and more. Reduce class preparation time with lecture tools delivered on a convenient flash drive: a Digital Image Library with a zoom feature, side-by-side comparison tools, and Google Earth integration.

Gardner s Art through the Ages A Global History

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305544840
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Art

Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years, the 15th edition of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A GLOBAL HISTORY includes nearly 200 new images, new pedagogical box features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, revised and improved maps and architectural reconstructions, and more. More than 40 reviewers -- both generalists and specialists -- contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. GARDNER's has built its stellar reputation on up-to-date and extensive scholarship, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, the consistent voice of a single storyteller, and more online resources and help for students and instructors than any other art survey text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Gardner s Art through the Ages The Western Perspective

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305645059
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Art

Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, VOLUME II includes nearly 100 new images, new pedagogical box features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, revised and improved maps and architectural reconstructions, and more. Over 40 reviewers -- both generalists and specialists -- contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. A unique scale feature will help students better visualize the actual size of the artworks shown in the book. Within each chapter, the Framing the Era overviews, timeline, extended captions, and the chapter summary section titled The Big Picture will help students review for exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A History of Roman Art

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337515771
Release Date: 2016-10-12
Genre: Art

Winner of the prestigious TAA Textbook Excellence Award, A HISTORY OF ROMAN ART has been updated to reflect scholarship advances of the past decade, and dramatically expands the lavish photographic documentation of the first edition with more than 400 new color photographs in the text. A HISTORY OF ROMAN ART surveys the art of Rome and its empire from the time of Romulus to the death of Constantine presented in its historical, political, and social context. Divided into four parts (Italy before and during the Republic; and the Early, High, and Late Empires), each of the 21 chapters combines a discussion of general issues and individual monuments with a series of boxed essays on architectural terminology; materials and techniques; religion and mythology; the cultural context of works of art; the role of patrons; and the problems that ancient artists and architects faced and how they solved them. Special chapters are devoted to Pompeii and Herculaneum and funerary and provincial art in all media. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Idea of Design

Author: Victor Margolin
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262631660
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Art

The essays, selected from volumes 4-9 of the international journal Design Issues, focus on three themes: reflection on the nature of design, the meaning of products, and the place of design in world culture.

Gardner s Art Through the Ages The Western Perspective

Author: Fred Kleiner
Publisher: Nelson Education
ISBN: 9781111784768
Release Date: 2009-01-07
Genre: Art

Featuring unique NEW study tools for students and dynamic NEW lecture resources for instructors, the 13th Edition of GARDNER’S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE takes this brilliant bestseller to new heights in addressing the challenges of today’s classroom. The most widely read history of art in the English language for more than 80 years, GARDNER has built its stellar reputation on the inclusion of the most significant images and monuments, discussions of these images in their full historical and cultural context, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, scholarship that is up-to-date and deep, and more help for students and instructors than any other survey text. The 13th Edition adds to this heritage with new images and new full-color reconstructions, as well as a unique scale feature that helps students visualize the size of each work. Students will also benefit from the clarity that only a book written by a single author can provide. New to this edition are the three levels of review including extended image captions, The Big Picture overviews at the end of every chapter, and a special global timeline. ArtStudy Online is a free interactive study guide that includes image flashcards and quizzes to help students master the material quickly. Dynamic lecture tools -- including a digital library with a full zoom and side-by-side comparison capability and the exciting Google Earth technology -- will save instructors time in preparing for class and personalizing their lectures. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Student Test Packet for Kleiner Mamiya s Gardner s Art Through the Ages

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 0495005177
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Art

This economical print study aid features a 45-question practice test-including multiple choice, true/false, and short answer questions-for each chapter of the book. Complete answers and page references follow each chapter test.

Gardner s Art through the Ages The Western Perspective

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305890381
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Art

Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, VOLUME I includes nearly 100 new images, new pedagogical box features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, revised and improved maps and architectural reconstructions, and more. Over 40 reviewers - both generalists and specialists -- contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. A unique scale feature will help students better visualize the actual size of the artworks shown in the book. Within each chapter, the Framing the Era overviews, timeline, extended captions, and the chapter summary section titled The Big Picture will help students review for exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

WCIV

Author: Gavin Lewis
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 111134180X
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: History

Tested by readers and approved by faculty, WCIV provides a brief, inexpensive introduction to western civilization that is packed with study tools designed to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today’s learners. Learning is made easy through chapter-by-chapter study cards, self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, marginal notations, key-term definitions, pronunciation guides, and links for further study that are found throughout the book. In addition, important concepts are easily reinforced through the interactive eBook, which provides readers with extensive links to primary sources, maps, and critical thinking exercises. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Launching the Imagination

Author: Mary Stewart
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077773489
Release Date: 2014-02-28
Genre: Art

Launching the Imagination treats design as both a verb and a noun—as both a process and a product. Design is deliberate—a process of exploring multiple solutions and choosing the most promising option. Through an immersion in 2-D, 3-D, and 4-D concepts, students are encouraged to develop methods of thinking visually that will serve them throughout their studies and careers.

Humanities through the Arts

Author: F. David Martin
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077773274
Release Date: 2014-01-10
Genre: Art

Humanities Through the Arts, ninth edition, continues to explore the humanities with an emphasis upon the arts as an expression of cultural and personal values, examining the relationship of the humanities to important values, objects and events. The book is arranged topically by art form from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance. Four major pedagogical boxed features enhance student understanding of the genres and of individual works within the genres: Perception Key boxes, Conception Key boxes, Experiencing boxes, and new Focus On boxes. Intended for introductory-level, interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the Humanities, Philosophy, Art, English, Music, and Education departments, this beautifully illustrated text helps students learn how to actively engage a work of art.

Criticizing Photographs

Author: Terry Barrett, Professor
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0073526533
Release Date: 2011-03-24
Genre: Art

This brief text is designed to help both beginning and advanced students of photography better develop and articulate thoughtful criticism. Organized around the major activities of criticism (describing, interpreting, evaluating, and theorizing), Criticizing Photographs provides a clear framework and vocabulary for students' critical skill development.

The Story of Painting

Author: Wendy Beckett
Publisher:
ISBN: 0751301337
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Painting, American

Through more than 450 masterpieces, the author unfolds the story of 800 years of Western painting from Giotto, the Renaissance and Impressionism, to Pop Art and the present day.