ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM: WORKS ON PAPER, SELECTIONS FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART are best known for their paintings and sculptures, many of them large-scale works. This volume deals exclusively with smaller, more intimate works on paper, providing insights about the routes that led to the Abstract Expressionists' important accomplishments...
INSIDE APPLE -- FROM STEVE JOBS DOWN TO THE JANITOR: HOW AMERICA'S MOST SUCCESSFUL—AND MOST SECRETIVE—BIG COMPANY REALLY WORKS s, the company is like a tech version of Wonka’s factory, an enigmatic but enchanted place that produces wonderful items they can’t get enough of. That characterization is true, but Apple also is a brutal and unforgiving place, where accountability is strictly enforced, decisions are swift, and ..
BARRAGAN - THE COMPLETE WORKS n (1902-88) was one of the twentieth centurys most creative designers and one of its best-known architects. Self-taught, he achieved international renown for his remarkable personal artistic vision. Using vegetation, water, primary geometric forms, and vivid colors, Barragan created a poetic and pai..
PHOTOGRAPHS BY MAN RAY: 105 WORKS, 1920-1934 iques include over and under exposure, shooting through fabric, superimposing images, and zeroing in on tiny details. Photographs are divided into general subjects, female figures (mainly nudes); women's faces (including Gertrude Stein); celebrity portraits (Dali, Derain,Matisse, Picasso, and others..
THE ART OF ALEX GROSS: PAINTINGS AND OTHER WORKS h of acclaimed Pop Surrealist artist Alex Gross features striking, dreamlike imagery that transcends category. Gross paints a haunting mlange of fairytale, allegory, history, and pop culture, fusing eastern and western aesthetics in an ethereal world populated by kimono-clad Japanese women and lost ..
EDIT YOURSELF: A MANUAL FOR EVERYONE WHO WORKS WITH WORDS ul book, the author shows how to solve common problems of writing. The reader will learn how to recognize common problems of writing. The reader will learn how to recognize words and phrases that should be cut; how to shorten cumbersome sentences; how to arrange the elements of pairs, series, and co..
THE COMPLETE WORKS (ANNOTATED WITH BIOGRAPHY) dgar Allan Poe's short stories and tales in one giant book. Included with this anthology is a critical essay about the history of the horror genre, and a biography about the life and times of Poe. This includes an active table of contents to make finding stories easy.
This edition includes the fo..
LETTERS AND PAPERS FROM PRISON (DIETRICH BONHOEFFER WORKS #8) rison literature, Letters and Papers from Prison effectively serves as the last will and testament of the Lutheran theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer was a young German pastor who was executed by the Nazis in 1945 for his part in the “officers’ plot”..
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF FRANCIS A SCHAEFFER A CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW (THE COMPLETE WORKS OF FRANCIS A SCHAEFFER A CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW #2) resource for students, ministers, and for those who have read some of Dr. Schaeffer's books and want to know more--more about the Christian faith, about the critical needs of the world today, about "the God who is there...
COMPLETE WORKS OF ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE (SHERLOCK HOLMES) illustrates the excitement and diversity of the Victorian age unlike that of any other figure of the period. In his autobiography, he wrote: I have had a life which, for variety and romance, could, I think, hardly be exceeded. He was not wrong. But Conan Doyle was also a Victorian with a twist, a m..