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  1. Sustainable by Design

    Explorations in Theory and Practice

    By Stuart Walker

    To advance the subject of design one has to engage in the activity of designing. Sustainable by Design offers a compelling and innovative, design-centred approach that explores both the meaning and practice of sustainable design. Walker explores the design process in the context of sustainability,...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Theory of Citrasutras in Indian Painting

    A Critical Re-evaluation of their Uses and Interpretations

    By Isabella Nardi

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    The study of technical treatises in Indian art has increasingly attracted much interest. This work puts forward a critical re-examination of the key Indian concepts of painting described in the Sanskrit treatises, called citrasutras. In an in-depth and systematic analysis of the texts on the theory...

    Published July 13th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Third Text

    20.2

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 2006 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Jewish Identities in American Feminist Art

    Ghosts of Ethnicity

    By Lisa E. Bloom

    Featuring sixty-seven illustrations, and providing an important reckoning and visualization of the previously hidden Jewish 'ghosts' within US art, Jewish Identities in American Feminist Art addresses the veiled role of Jewishness in the understanding of feminist art in the...

    Published May 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Japonisme in Britain

    Whistler, Menpes, Henry, Hornel and nineteenth-century Japan

    By Ayako Ono

    Japan held a profound fascination for western artists in the latter half of the nineteenth century and the influence of Japonisme on western art was pervasive. Paradoxically, just as western artists were beginning to find inspiration in Japan and Japanese art, Japan was opening to the western world...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Japanese Modernisation and Mingei Theory

    Cultural Nationalism and Oriental Orientalism

    By Yuko Kikuchi

    Conceptualised in 1920s Japan by Yanagi Sôetsu, the Mingei movement has spread world wide since the 1950s, creating phenomena as diverse as Mingei museums, Mingei connoisseurs and collectors, Mingei shops and Mingei restaurants. The theory, at its core and its adaptation by Bernard Leach, has long...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Imagining the Present

    Context, Content, and the Role of the Critic

    Edited by Richard Kalina

    Series: Critical Voices in Art, Theory and Culture

    Bringing together twenty-nine of Lawrence Alloway’s most influential essays in one volume, this fascinating collection provides valuable perspectives on the art and visual culture of the second half of the twentieth century. Lawrence Alloway ranks among the most important critics of his time, and...

    Published February 7th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Third Text

    20.4

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 31st 2006 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Anarchic Dance

    Edited by Liz Aggiss, Billy Cowie

    Liz Aggiss and Billy Cowie, known collectively as Divas Dance Theatre, are renowned for their highly visual, interdisciplinary brand of dance performance that incorporates elements of theatre, film, opera, poetry and vaudevillian humour. Anarchic Dance, consisting of a book and...

    Published January 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Visual Culture

    Edited by Marquard Smith, Joanne Morra

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Visual culture incorporates a number of different visual practices including art, design, performance, architecture, film and photography. The study of visual culture is interdisciplinary, deriving in part from the new art history that emerged in the 1980s, the developing studies of design and...

    Published January 26th 2006 by Routledge