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Picture Chinese: Art as Language
ean: 9781592650699, isbn: 1592650694,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
This fascinating book features over three hundred original full-color illustrations-each one depicting the pictographic and artistic origins of a particular Chinese character. It shows how ancient Chinese pictures were derived from actual images and ...
Oh So Iroquois (English and Iroquoian Languages Edition)
By Ottawa Art Gallery / ABC Art Books Canada
sku: 33343, ean: 9781894906296, isbn: 1894906292,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 187 reviews
Publication of a group exhibition featuring the work of two dozen artists who belong to the Iroquois Confederacy, an historical alliance of many nations scattered over two countries and countless urban centres. Essayists explore the dynamism of both ...
A Grammar Of The Haida Language
4.9 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technolog...
Dwoort Baal Kaat (Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project)
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ean: 9781742585116, isbn: 1742585116,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Koora, Noongar keny dwoort boolarang. Baalang Ngoonang dwoort. Baal djerabiny dwoortang daatjak ngardanginy. / One day a long time ago, one of our people went hunting. He had his own as well as his brother's dogs and he thought with so much help he'd...
The Structure of Obscurity: Gertrude Stein, Language and Cubism
By University of Illinois Press
ean: 9780252009099, isbn: 0252009096,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
"... a real contribution to Stein scholarship."-- Michael J. Hoffman "...makes Stein intelligible even when Stein's writing is most opaque."...
Chinese Knot Craft (VCD) (English and Chinese Edition)
By Foreign Languages Press
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ean: 9787887180353, isbn: 788718035X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
VCD with Chinese and English sound tracks. Knot craft is one of China's ancient folk arts. Using colorful silk threads, they are beautiful plaited ornaments made in various kinds of auspicious patterns. Dating from the Zhou Dynasty (1046-256 B.C.), t...
Heinz Mack: The Language of My Hand (English and German Edition)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, frontispiec, ean: 9783775729789, isbn: 377572978X,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 155 reviews
German artist Heinz Mack (born 1931) was a co-founder of the internationally influential movement known as the Zero Group. Best known for his reliefs and installations made in the medium of light, Mack describes his works on paper as the "grammar" of...
Worrying about China: The Language of Chinese Critical Inquiry
By Brand: Productivity Press
ean: 9780674026216, isbn: 0674026217,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 299 reviews
What can we do about China? This question, couched in pessimism, is often raised in the West but it is nothing new to the Chinese, who have long worried about themselves. In the last two decades since the "opening" of China, Chinese intellectuals hav...
Dictionary Contemporary Art Italian Sign Language: Silence speaks about art
By Brand: Umberto Allemandi
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ean: 9788842218418, isbn: 8842218413,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
A sign language dictionary that opens the lexicon of contemporary art up to the hearing-impaired by combining 80 terms and as many famous examples of artworks with signs specially developed and tested by an eclectic team of experts and the hearing-im...
The Language of Adornment: Chinese Ornaments of Jade, Crystal, Amber, and Glass
ean: 9781580085878, isbn: 1580085873,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
From the very earliest manifestations of civilization in China in the late Neolithic period, a strictly organized political and social hierarchy was in place. Within such a society, the position of individuals was defined through social codes and reg...
Exotic Spaces in German Modernism (Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199604128, isbn: 9780199604128,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei demonstrates that the exotic, as reflected in major works of German literature and in the philosophy and art that inspires it, provokes central questions about the modern self and the spaces it inhabits. Exotic spaces i...
Earthquakes and Explorations: Language and Painting from Cubism to Concrete Poetry (Theory / Culture)
By Brand: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
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sku: VIB0802041418, ean: 9780802041418, isbn: 0802041418,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
Like the earthquakes and explorations depicted on the covers of Gertrude Stein's notebooks, this study responds to artistic and linguistic fault lines and charts new territories. The author's concern is both with a general theoretical question – t...
Flower Symbols: The Language of Love
By Brand: Living Arts Enterprises, LLC
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ean: 9780983358305, isbn: 0983358303,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
Book by Kathleen KarlsenISBN13: 9780983358305. Condition: New. Notes: BRAND NEW FROM PUBLISHER! 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Tracking provided on most orders. Buy with Confidence! Millions of books sold!. ...
Black Riders: The Visible Language of Modernism
By Brand: Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691015446, isbn: 0691015449,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 225 reviews
"English literature," Yeats once noted, "has all but completely shaped itself in the printing press." Finding this true particularly of modernist writing, Jerome McGann demonstrates the extraordinary degree to which modernist styles are related to gr...
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