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Forthcoming Visual Arts Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 28 forthcoming new books in the subject of Visual Arts — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Essays on Art (Routledge Revivals)

    By A. Clutton-Brock

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This collection of brief but insightful essays, though always returning to the author’s central conviction that the quality of artistic endeavour depends not on individuals of genius but on the attitude of the public towards art itself, examines a wide variety of unique but related issues: the...

    To Be Published May 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Perspectives on Shojo and Shojo Manga

    The Influence of Girl Culture

    Edited by Masami Toku

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This collaborative book explores the artistic and aesthetic development of shojo, or girl, manga and discusses the significance of both shojo manga and the concept of shojo, or girl culture. It features contributions from manga critics, educators, and researchers from both manga’s home country of...

    To Be Published May 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Illuminated Theatre

    Studies on the Suffering of Images

    By Joe Kelleher

    What sort of thing is a theatre image? How is it produced and consumed? Who is responsible for the images? Why do the images stay with us when the performance is over? How do we learn to speak of what we see and imagine? And how do we relate what we experience in the theatre to what we share with...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Artists in the Archive

    Engaging with the Remains of Art and Performance

    By Nick Kaye

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Nine Old Men: Lessons, Techniques, and Inspiration from Disney's Great Animators

    By Andreas Deja

    Learn from the men who changed animation forever. Walt Disney’s team of core animators, who he affectionately call his "Nine Old Men," were known for creating Disney’s most famous works, as well as refining the 12 basic principles of animation. Follow master animator and Disney legend Andreas Deja...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Focal Press

  6. Unfolding the Unconscious Psyche

    Pathways to the Arts

    By Edward Applebaum

    Unfolding the Unconscious Psyche is a study of the creative arts and depth psychology, and the threads that run between the two. Edward Applebaum begins with works of art, in media including painting, music, literature and film, and pursues aspects of each towards an understanding of the...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge International Handbook of the Sociology of Art and Culture

    Edited by Laurie Hanquinet, Mike Savage

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Arts and Culture offers a comprehensive overview of sociology of art and culture, focusing especially – though not exclusively – on the visual arts, literature, music, and digital culture. Extending, and critiquing, Bourdieu’s influential analysis of...

    To Be Published August 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art

    Edited by Jeffrey Ian Ross

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art integrates and reviews current scholarship in the field of graffiti and street art. Over 40 original contributions are organized around five sections: Definitions, History, Types, and Writers/Artists; Theoretical Explanations of Graffiti and Street...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Transatlantic Reflections on the Practice-Based PhD in Fine Art

    By Jessica Schwarzenbach, Paul Hackett

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Once the only country in the world to offer a doctorate in fine art, the US since faced extensive external pressures to establish the MFA as the highest degree in this area. The fine art doctorate took off in the UK, where the qualification is now offered by approximately 40 universities. This book...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Videogames, Popular Culture and World Politics

    By Nick Robinson

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Videogames matter and they matter for world politics. The aim of this book is to demonstrate the way in which games contribute to the evolution of global politics and to show how global politics contributes to the development of games. Robinson seeks to achieve this in two ways. First, he...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge