Reviews Online

December 2008
Art Bulletin;Dec2008, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p665
Academic Journal
A list of the new books, exhibitions and projects relevant to the fields of art and art history that have been peer reviewed and published online by the College Art Association, is presented including the books "Anarchist Modernism: Art, Politics, and the First American Avant-Garde," by Allan Antliff, and "Henry VIII and the Art of Majesty: Tapestries at the Tudor Court," by Thomas P. Campbell, and the exhibition "The Arts in Latin America, 1492-1820" at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Pennsylvania.


Related Articles

  • Individualism and/or Solidarity? 'Anarchist Modernism' in the United States. Hemingway, Andrew // Oxford Art Journal;2002, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p165 

    The article reviews the book "Anarchist Modernism: Art, Politics, and the First American Avant-Garde," by Allan Antliff.

  • Letters to the Editor.  // Art Bulletin;Jun80, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p304 

    Presents commentaries on articles on art and history.

  • Patronage wasn't always a dirty word. J.W. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;3/1/93, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p8 

    Studies the evolution of artists over the centuries. Until 15th century no distinction made between artist and artisan; Most great medieval religious art anonymous; Changes when self-made princes and financiers took over patronage of art; Protestant Reformation ended religious art in northern...

  • Art history's anxiety attack. Hernandez, Eloy J. // Afterimage;May/Jun97, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p6 

    Presents information on art history focusing on articles `Visual Images Replace Text as Focal Point for Many Scholars' and `What Are They Doing To Art History?' by reporter, Scott Weller, that were published by the editors of `October.' Ramifications of these articles; What articles were in...

  • Spirituality in abstract art. Schaeffer, P. // Christian Century;9/30/87, Vol. 104 Issue 27, p819 

    Examines the theory that many abstract artists utilize abstraction to suggest ultimate ideals, as opposed to the popular assumption that such artists engage in abstraction for its own sake. Robert Rosenblum; History of art and religion.

  • What is art history? Collins, Bradford R. // Art Education;Jan1991, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p53 

    Discusses the meaning of art history. History as a tool in judging the artistic merits of artworks; Analytic strategies used to evaluate the historical value attached to individual artworks; Misperception of scientific neutrality under which art history had been conducted.

  • Antiques: Ottoman style. Cuadrado, John A. // Architectural Digest;Jul93, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p134 

    Narrates the golden age of Ottoman art under the rule of sultan Suleyman the Magnificent from 1520 to 1566. Embellishment of Istanbul, Turkey; Public works construction as stimulus to the arts; Elaborate court; Grand Seraglio complex; Nakkashane, the Society of Painters; Motifs; Ceramics by the...

  • The artistic triumph of New York. Lehman, David // American Heritage;Sep95, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p48 

    Discusses the history of art in New York City. Competition with Paris, France as the art capital of the world in the 1940s; Depiction in the 1984 painting `Triumph of the New York School,' by Mark Tansey; Rise of abstract expressionism.

  • Back to nature. Irwin, David // History Today;Sep92, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p14 

    Chronicles how the imagery of the natural world entwined itself luxuriantly in the visual arts of the 1890s. Details of the Art Nouveau style; Emile Galle, the famous French glassmaker of the 1890s; Background on Galle; The influence of new printing technology; The contributions of nineteenth...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics