Skip to Content

Results 1 - 9 of 9

By Blair, Lindsay
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 1998
From a wide range of primary material and interviews with family and acquaintances, including Robert Motherwell and Susan Sontag, the author gives a very...

By Orton, Fred, 1949-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion Books, 1994
Placing individual works by the allegorical artist and sculptor Jasper Johns in their social context as well as in Johns's oeuvre, this book aims to get...

By Miller, J. Hillis (Joseph Hillis), 1928- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion Books, 1992
In this rich and illuminating book, the celebrated literary critic J. Hillis Miller turns to a crucial topic in visual culture: that of the relationship...

By Causey, Andrew
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 2006
Causey examines the elegiac nature of some of Lanyon's early work and asks to what extent his experience of war, death and physical destruction map onto...

By Stoichiță, Victor Ieronim
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 1997
Stoichita's compelling account untangles the history of one of the most enduring challenges to beset Western art - the depiction and meanings of shadows...

By Bryson
Book. English.
Published London Reaktion Books 1990 1990
In this, the only up-to-date critical work on still life painting in any language, Norman Bryson analyzes the origins, history and logic of still life...

By Brilliant, Richard
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 1991
This is the first general and theoretical study devoted entirely to portraiture. Drawing on a broad range of images from Antiquity to the twentieth century...

By Camille, Michael
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 1992
What do they all mean – the lascivious ape, autophagic dragons, pot-bellied heads, harp-playing asses, arse-kissing priests and somersaulting jongleurs...

By Warnke, Martin, 1937-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Reaktion, 1994
We all know what "the political landscape" is, and politicians and journalists never tire of referring to it. But in this ingenious and original book,...
Search results in RSS