Exploring Art: A Global, Thematic Approach


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 2011-01-31
  • ISBN : 1285225147
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

EXPLORING ART offers a thematic approach to teaching art appreciation through art examples from Western and non-Western cultures. Part I (Chapters 1-5) presents foundational information. The thematic chapters (Part II, Chapters 6-15) explore art around topics that are of vital interest in students’ lives today. As a result, students remain highly engaged in the study of art. CourseMate, which includes an interactive eBook, is available for this new edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Exploring Art: A Global, Thematic Approach


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 2015-01-01
  • ISBN : 1305480546
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Making art relevant to everyday life, EXPLORING ART: A GLOBAL, THEMATIC APPROACH, 5E provides a solid foundation of art basics and then presents art from across time and around the world through themes such as religion, power and politics, sexuality, mind and body, mortality and immortality, nature and technology, and entertainment and visual culture. Art Experiences features in every chapter and an all-new Chapter 15, Art in Your Life, draw explicit connections between art and students’ lives, illustrating how art is all around us as well as providing suggestions for interacting with art. Timelines with thumbnail images help students easily draw chronological connections between works, and detailed world maps illustrate geographical relevance. In addition to new works, the fifth edition offers expanded representation of contemporary artists from around the globe. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Exploring Art: A Global, Thematic Approach


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 2011-01-31
  • ISBN : 1285225147
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

EXPLORING ART offers a thematic approach to teaching art appreciation through art examples from Western and non-Western cultures. Part I (Chapters 1-5) presents foundational information. The thematic chapters (Part II, Chapters 6-15) explore art around topics that are of vital interest in students’ lives today. As a result, students remain highly engaged in the study of art. CourseMate, which includes an interactive eBook, is available for this new edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Exploring Art: A Global, Thematic Approach


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 2011-01-31
  • ISBN : 1111343780
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

EXPLORING ART offers a thematic approach to teaching art appreciation through art examples from Western and non-Western cultures. Part I (Chapters 1-5) presents foundational information. The thematic chapters (Part II, Chapters 6-15) explore art around topics that are of vital interest in students’ lives today. As a result, students remain highly engaged in the study of art. CourseMate, which includes an interactive eBook, is available for this new edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Exploring Art: A Global, Thematic Approach


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 2011-01-31
  • ISBN : 1285225147
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

EXPLORING ART offers a thematic approach to teaching art appreciation through art examples from Western and non-Western cultures. Part I (Chapters 1-5) presents foundational information. The thematic chapters (Part II, Chapters 6-15) explore art around topics that are of vital interest in students' lives today. As a result, students remain highly engaged in the study of art. CourseMate, which includes an interactive eBook, is available for this new edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Exploring Art


  • Author : Margaret R. Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 2005
  • ISBN : 9780534625689
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

"This innovative new textbook for art appreciation fully integrates western and non-western art traditions by taking a thematic rather than a chronological approach."--Back cover.

Exploring Art


  • Author : Lazzari/schlesier,Margaret R. Lazzari
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2007-02
  • ISBN : 9780495319429
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

EXPLORING ART will help you make sense of the world you live in. The authors use examples of art from many cultures to discuss things as fun as entertainment, sport, and the media and as basic as food, nature, and even life and death.

Exploring Art


  • Author : Margaret Lazzari,Dona Schlesier
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing
  • Release : 2015-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781305633919
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Giving you an appreciation for artworks and art styles across time and across the world, EXPLORING ART: A GLOBAL, THEMATIC APPROACH, 5E provides a solid foundation of art basics and then presents art through themes such as religion, power and politics, sexuality, mind and body, mortality and immortality, nature and technology, and entertainment and visual culture. "Art Experiences" features in every chapter and an all-new Chapter 15, "Art in Your Life," draw explicit connections between art and daily life, illustrating how art is all around us as well as providing suggestions for interacting with art. Timelines with thumbnail images help you easily draw chronological connections between works, and detailed world maps illustrate geographical relevance. In addition to new works by such artists as Tomatsu Shomei, Cindy Sherman, Doris Salcedo, George Rickey, Claude Monet, Georgia O'Keeffe, Hans Holbeing, James McNeill Whistler, Paul Klee, Giorgio de Chirico, Kay Sage, and Alexander Calder, the fifth edition offers expanded representation of contemporary artists from around the globe, including Julie Mehretu, Zaha Hadid, Ai Weiwei, Banksy, Anish Kapoor, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Do Ho Suh, Korczak Ziolkowski, and Marina Abramovic. Also available with the fifth edition, MindTap(TM) provides the ultimate personal learning experience through an interactive eBook, digital activities, author videos for each chapter, apps, and more.

Exploring Art Song Lyrics


  • Author : Jonathan Retzlaff,Cheri Montgomery
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release : 2012-05-11
  • ISBN : 019977532X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Drawing generously from four centuries of Italian, German and French art song, Exploring Art Song Lyrics embraces the finest of the literature and presents the repertoire with unprecedented clarity and detail. Each of the over 750 selections comprises the original poem, a concise English translation, and an IPA transcription which is uniquely designed to match the musical setting. Enunciation and transcription charts are included for each language on a single, easy to read page. A thorough discussion of the method of transcription is provided in the appendix. With its wide-ranging scope of repertoire, and invaluable tools for interpretation and performance, Exploring Art Song Lyrics is an essential resource for the professional singer, voice teacher, and student.

Exploring Art


  • Author : Laurie Adams
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2002
  • ISBN :
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This illustrated title consists of eight essays on different aspects of the visual arts. It includes discussions of: the universal appeal of the visual arts; the basic elements that make up an artwork; the artists themselves; and the controversies that surround the art world.