March 4, 2017

ArtSpeak: A Guide to Contemporary Ideas, Movements, and by Robert Atkins

By Robert Atkins

The top lexicon of latest paintings returns in an extended, full-color 3rd version and is now to be had for the 1st time as an ebook.

An essential advisor for art-world neophytes and pro pros alike, the best-selling ArtSpeak returns in a revised and extended 3rd version, illustrated in complete colour. approximately one hundred fifty alphabetical entries—30 of them new to this edition—explain the who, what, the place, and whilst of postwar and modern paintings. those concise mini-essays at the keyword phrases of the artwork international are written with wit and customary experience via veteran critic Robert Atkins. greater than 80 photographs, such a lot in colour, illustrate key works of the artwork events mentioned, making ArtSpeak a visible reference, in addition to a textual one. A timeline lines international and art-world occasions from 1945 to the current day, and a single-page ArtChart offers a convenient assessment of the key artwork events in that period.

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