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Reality Through the Arts

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ISBN-10: 0131958585

ISBN-13: 9780131958586

Edition: 6th 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Dennis J. Sporre

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This introductory exploration of basic artistic concepts and terms applies them to a skeletal multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural history of artistic styles. It treats all the artspainting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, music, theatre, dance, film, architecture, literatureuniformly, and uses a common outline to reinforce the relationship of terms and concepts to the perceptual process. The book also ties both artistic media and history to the theme of art as a reflection of human realityThis examination focuses on the media of the arts, pictures, sculpture, music, theatre, cinema, dance, architecture, literature, the styles of the arts, ancient approaches, artistic reflections in…    
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Book details

List price: $156.80
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 3/21/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 8.25" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

The Media of the Arts: What Artists Use to Express ldquo;Realityrdquo;
Two Dimensional Art: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, and Photography
Music and Opera
The Styles of The Arts: How Artists Portray ldquo;Realityrdquo;
Ancient Approaches c. 30,000 to c. 480 B.C.E
Artistic Reflections in the Pre-Modern World c. 480 B.C.E to c. 1400 C.E
Artistic Styles in the Emerging Modern World c. 1400 to c. 1800
Artistry in an Age of Industry
The Arts in a Modern, Postmodern, and Pluralistic World 1900 to the Present
Glossary with Pronunciations