Presents a survey on the different types of decorations using stained glass. This book includes examples from the Art Nouveau ceilings of Parisian department stores, to designs from the Islamic world, and to the temples and palaces of India, Indonesia and Japan.
Imagine you have an old painting, a Madonna and Child, that has been in your family for years. What if that old family painting was thought to be by a pupil of Leonardo da Vinci. This is a tale of courage and tenacity of a woman who challenged the international art establishment, orthodox history and the Church in her quest for the truth.
Art and the Internet is a much-needed visual survey of art influenced by, situated on and taking the subject of the internet over the last two and a half decades. The book examines the legacy of the internet on art, and, importantly, illuminates how artists and institutions are using it and why.
Covering digital technology and techniques from a photographers perspective, this book guides the reader through various aspects of photography. It offers tips and techniques for studio and location shooting, and advice on managing light and manipulating your original capture to obtain the best possible result.