Sacred Geometry in Art And Architecture

Reuse Value: Spolia and Appropriation in Art and Architecture from Constantine to Sherrie Levine

Richard Brilliant, Dale Kinney, "Reuse Value: Spolia and Appropriation in Art and Architecture from Constantine to Sherrie Levine"
2011 | ISBN-10: 1409424227 | 280 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Biographies & Space: Placing the Subject in Art and Architecture

Biographies & Space: Placing the Subject in Art and Architecture by Dana Arnold
Routledge; 1 edition | January 31, 2008 | English | ISBN: 0415365511 | 224 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Bringing together a collection of high-profile authors, Biographies and Space presents essays exploring the relationship between biography and space and how specific subjects are used as a means of explaining sets of social, cultural and spatial relationships.

Art and Architecture of the World's Religions (repost)  

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 24, 2015
Art and Architecture of the World's Religions (repost)

Art and Architecture of the World's Religions by Leslie Ross
English | 1 Jun. 2009 | ISBN: 0313342865 | 395 Pages | PDF | 11 MB

Two abundantly illustrated volumes offer a vibrant discussion of how the divine is and has been represented in art and architecture the world over. * 200 illustrations, including floor plans of churches, synagogues, and temples bring the discussions of art and architecture to life * An extensive bibliography enables further research.

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 10, 2016
The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture by Judith H. Bonner
English | 15 Jan. 2013 | ISBN: 0807837172 | 524 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

From the Potomac to the Gulf, artists were creating in the South even before it was recognized as a region. The South has contributed to America's cultural heritage with works as diverse as Benjamin Henry Latrobe's architectural plans for the nation's Capitol, the wares of the Newcomb Pottery, and Richard Clague's tonalist Louisiana bayou scenes.

The Media Pavilion: Art and Architecture in the Age of Cyberspace  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 10, 2016
The Media Pavilion: Art and Architecture in the Age of Cyberspace

The Media Pavilion: Art and Architecture in the Age of Cyberspace by Peter Weibel
English, German | 2 Jun. 1995 | ISBN: 3211827226 | 96 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

This year's theme of the 46th Biennale of Venice "Identity and Alterity" Das diesjahrige Thema der 46. Biennale von Venedig, Identitat und Alteritat" hat ei­ was actually the focus of the Austrian contribution two years ago (1) gentlich Osterreichs Beitrag schon vor zwei Jahren behandelt.

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwarrior at Aug. 26, 2016
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture By Clemente Marconi
2015 | 728 Pages | ISBN: 0199783306 | PDF (conv) | 7 MB

Muqarnas Frontiers of Islamic Art and Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 13, 2016
Muqarnas Frontiers of Islamic Art and Architecture

Muqarnas Frontiers of Islamic Art and Architecture: Essays in Celebration of Oleg Grabar's Eightieth Birthday by Gülru Necipolu
English | Mar. 31, 2009 | ISBN: 9004173277 | 407 Pages | PDF | 35 MB

"Muqarnas" is sponsored by The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. In "Muqarnas" articles are being published on all aspects of Islamic visual culture, historical and contemporary, as well as articles dealing with unpublished textual primary sources.
Art and Architecture of Late Medieval Pilgrimage in Northern Europe and the British Isles (repost)

Art and Architecture of Late Medieval Pilgrimage in Northern Europe and the British Isles by Sarah Blick
English | 9 Aug. 2012 | ISBN: 9004123326 | 1184 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

These essays explore the visual experience and material culture associated with medieval pilgrimage shrines of northern Europe and Britain, particularly the art and architecture created to intensify spiritual experience for pilgrims and provide lingering stimuli for remembrance from afar.
Art and Architecture of the Synagogue in Late Antique Palestine (Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity)

Art and Architecture of the Synagogue in Late Antique Palestine (Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity) by Milson
English | Dec. 31, 2006 | ISBN: 9004151869 | 609 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

This study is a re-assessment of the impact of Christian art and architecture on synagogues in Late Antique Palestine, focussing on features common to both churches and synagogues. Why did radical changes appear in Jewish art and architecture during a period of competition with Christians?
Heritage or Heresy: Preservation and Destruction of Religious Art and Architecture in Europe

Heritage or Heresy: Preservation and Destruction of Religious Art and Architecture in Europe by Brenda Deen Schildgen
English | June 15, 2008 | ISBN: 0230603297 | 283 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Heritage or Heresy takes a fresh look at the concept of cultural heritage and reminds us why it matters. Schildgen delves deep into the manifestation of iconoclasm in local and national movements and takes into account the role of memory and regret in the destruction or preservation of the architectural, artistic, and historic legacy of Europe.