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Naughty Dog Studios and Dark Horse proudly present the essential companion to The Last of Us, a richly detailed and compelling game set in a post-pandemic world where humans have become an endangered species. Featuring concept art, character designs, and astonishing settings and landscapes, The Art of The Last of Us provides a unique look at one of the gaming world's most eagerly anticipated titles. Počet stran: 175 stran Vazba: pevná vazba Rozměr: 235×311 mm Hmotnost: 1290 g Jazyk: an...Viac informácií
Bestselling author of Modernists & Mavericks Martin Gayford recounts some of the extraordinary journeys he has made in the name of art. In the course of a career thinking and writing about art, Martin Gayford has travelled all over the world both to see works of art and to meet artists.
Exquisite cloth-bound edition of the classic art-history text - the perfect gift for every art connoisseur and student For more than 60 years Ernst Gombrich's The Story of Art has been a global bestseller - with more than 8 million copies sold - the perfect introduction to art history, from the earliest cave paintings to art of the twentieth century, a masterpiece of clarity and personal insight. This classic book is currently in its 16th edition and has been translated into more than 30 langua...
The Story of Art, one of the most famous and popular books on art ever written, has been a world bestseller for over four decades. Attracted by the simplicity and clarity of his writing, readers of all ages and backgrounds have found in Professor Gombrich a true master, and one who combines knowledge and wisdom with a unique gift for communicating his deep love of the subject.
The book is dead; long live the book! Despite critics claims that technology has dealt a death-blow to this centuries old art form, Art of the Book proves that the bound book is indeed alive and well. A comprehensive guide to printed volumes, this title not only features finished projects but also profiles the techniques and materials of book making as well as definitions of the terminology.
In The Art of Astrophotography, astronomer and Popular Astronomy columnist Ian Morison provides the essential foundations of how to produce beautiful astronomical images. Every type of astroimaging is covered, from images of the Moon and planets, to the constellations, star clusters and nebulae within our Milky Way Galaxy and the faint light of distant galaxies.
The Art of Losing is a compelling debut that explores issues of addiction, sisterhood, and loss. On one terrible night, 17-year-old Harley Langston's life changes forever.
When we really see each other, we want to help each other' - Amanda Palmer Imagine standing on a box in the middle of a busy city, dressed as a white-faced bride, and silently using your eyes to ask people for money. Or touring Europe in a punk cabaret band, and finding a place to sleep each night by reaching out tostrangers on Twitter.
The renowned and influential book artist Hedi Kyle shows you step-by-step how to create her unique designs, using folding techniques. Projects include flag books, blizzard books, the fishbone fold and nesting boxes.
'I learned much from this book. Priya Parker has created both an art and a science to gathering in ways that can bring joy and fulfillment to any meeting.' - Deepak Chopra MD
Obsáhlý katalog aktuální tvorby mezinárodního hnutí Stuckistů vyšel k londýnské stejnojmenné výstavě, která proběhla v dubnu 2011. Výstavy se účastnili angličtí zakladatelé, řada autorů z různých zemí a také devět autorů českých (Valečka, Hauschka, Urbanová, Spěváček, Orlita, Salajka a další).
Be online without leaving a trace. Your every step online is being tracked and stored, and your identity literally stolen.
Life's ironies are easier to take in with a sugar coating. This coating entertains, and acts as a remedy for the bitter truth while you die laughing.
The Short Story of Art is a new and innovative introduction to the subject of art. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key works, from the wall paintings of Lascaux to contemporary installations, and then links these to se ctions on art movements, themes and techniques.
True tales of lost art, built around case studies of famous works, their creators, and stories of disappearance and recovery. From the bestselling author of The Art of Forgery comes this dynamic narrative that tells the fascinating stories of artworks stolen, looted, or destroyed in war, accidentally demolished or discarded, lost at sea or in natural disasters, or attacked by iconoclasts or vandals; works that were intentionally temporal, knowingly destroyed by the artists themselves or their p...
maximální nosnost 100 kg výrobek je dodáván nesestavený s návodem k montáži S bielou stoličkou SEAT-OF-THE-ART si sadnete na skutočný trendy kus nábytku. Komfortne tvarovanú sedaciu časť z bielej umelej hmoty vrátane čalúneného sedadla dopĺňa spodná konštrukcia z výberového bukového dreva. Výsledkom je absolútne nadčasový dizajnový vzhľad. Dostupné v ďalších farbách a variantoch.
maximální nosnost 100 kg výrobek je dodáván nesestavený s návodem k montáži S čiernou stoličkou SEAT-OF-THE-ART si sadnete na skutočný trendy kus nábytku. Komfortne tvarovanú sedaciu časť z bielej umelej hmoty vrátane čalúneného sedadla dopĺňa spodná konštrukcia z výberového bukového dreva. Výsledkom je absolútne nadčasový dizajnový vzhľad. Dostupné v ďalších farbách a variantoch.
maximální nosnost 100 kg výrobek je dodáván nesestavený s návodem k montáži So sivou stoličkou SEAT-OF-THE-ART si sadnete na skutočný trendy kus nábytku. Komfortne tvarovanú sedaciu časť z bielej umelej hmoty vrátane čalúneného sedadla dopĺňa spodná konštrukcia z výberového bukového dreva. Výsledkom je absolútne nadčasový dizajnový vzhľad. Dostupné v ďalších farbách a variantoch.
Who could possibly have forecast on New Year's Eve 1899 that, one hundred years later, painting and sculpture would be only options, not prerequisites? The term "art" has been defined and redefined so many times over the last 100 years that it has gained entirely new social, political, and technological meanings.Ranging across the full spectrum of disciplines available, including photography and new media, and thematically chaptered to highlight relationships between works and movements, this r...
Since the Enlightenment, western culture has written off ecstatic experience as a form of mental illness. But why should rationality be considered the highest part of human nature when we are capable of so many more states of experience?
A scuba diving company faces bankruptcy because sharks have infested the area. Solution?
"We love you, you've made us happy." - Chris Evans "Happy memories are essential to our mental health.
The Short Story of Modern Art explains the how, why and when of modern art - who introduced certain things, what they were, where they were produced, and why they matter. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key works - from the realist painting of Courbet to a contemporary installation by Yayoi Kusama - and then links them to the most important movements, themes and techniques.
Human rights belong to every single one of us but they are often under threat. We can use our rights to peaceful protest and freedom of expression to protect the powerless, give strength to the weak and speak for those who have no voice.
Proslulé pojednání mistra Suna o válečném umění se těší neutuchajícímu zájmu čtenářů i po více než dva a půl tisíci let, které uplynuly od jeho napsání. V čem spočívá jeho obliba?
Photography has a unique relationship to chance. Anyone who has wielded a camera has taken a picture ruined by an ill-timed blink or enhanced by an unexpected gesture or expression.
"Architects, sculptors, painters, we all must return to the crafts!" declared architect Walter Gropius in his Bauhaus manifesto. Founded in 1919 as an art school in Weimar, the Bauhaus established itself as a major influence on twentieth- century art and design.
maximálna nosnosť 100 kg výrobok je dodávaný rozmontovaný s návodom na montáž S bielou stoličkou s opierkami na ruky SEAT-OF-THE-ART si sadnete na skutočný trendy kus nábytku. Komfortne tvarovanú sedaciu časť z bielej umelej hmoty vrátane čalúneného sedadla dopĺňa spodná konštrukcia z výberového bukového dreva. Výsledkom je absolútne nadčasový dizajnový vzhľad. Dostupné v ďalších farbách a variantoch.
In a new compact and portable format - the accessible, award-winning A-Z guide to the world's great painters and sculptors The Art Book is a landmark in the world of publishing. Available in a range of different formats and in over 20 different languages, it has received rave reviews since its first publication and can be frequently found on bestseller lists around the world.
The Master of the Třeboň Altarpiece was one of the most important Gothic artists of the international style art in the European context. Scholarly literature, both Czech and foreign, presents various ideas concerning ascribing particular pieces of art to this unknown figure, the date of their origin and their chronology, artistic ideological points of departure of his work and the reconstruction and origin of the "Třeboň altarpiece." Art historian Jan Royt’s extensive scientific monograph on th...
In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a pioneering community of Christian scholars laid the groundwork for the modern Western understanding of Islamic civilization. These men produced the first accurate translation of the Qur'an into a European language, mapped the branches of the Islamic arts and sciences, and wrote Muslim history using Arabic sources.
Today's artists have an unprecedented level of choice with regard to materials and methods available to them, yet the processes involved in making artworks are rarely addressed in books or exhibitions on art. Here, Glenn Adamson and Julia Bryan-Wilson argue that the materials and methods used to make artworks hold the key to artists' motivations, their attitudes to authorship, uniqueness and the value of objects, the economic and social contexts from which they emerge, and their approach to the...