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Yale University School of Art 2008 MFA Painting & Printmaking By Yale University School of Art
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Catalogue of the work of Ahmed Alsoudani, Bianca Beck, Sascha Barunig, Matthew Capezzuto, Lindesy Dorr-Niro, Aaron Gilbert, Jorge Gonzalez, Hilary Irons, Khalif Kely, Alexis Knowlton, Andrew Lane,... More > Sarah Lasley, Evan Levine, I-Ling Eleen Lin, Elizabeth Livensperger, Vasken Mardikian, Patrick McElnea, Jason Mones, Mira O'Brien, Wilfredo Ortega and Rober Vanderpool. With texts by Bradley Bailey, Jo Briggs, Esther Chadwick, Yu-Hang Cheng, Kirsty Dootson, Peter Halley, Marshall Kibbey, Marika Knowles, Vasken Mardikian, Courtney J. Martin, Susanna Newbury, Mary Dailey Pattee, Alexandra Dika Seggerman, Jennifer Sorkin, Eric Stryker, Maria Taroutina, T. Martin Verrot and Pan Wendt.< Less
Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover color edition) By Carl D. Callaway
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Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover color edition) American Sculptor Joan W. Patten (1924-2005) lived and traveled extensively throughout Guatemala from 1965-1982. The... More > Guatemalan government granted Joan official, carte blanche permission to make molds, casts and replicas of ancient Preclassic (1500 BC-250 AD) and Classic (250-900 AD) Maya relief sculpture. Her replicas of Maya stelae currently stand in Guatemala’s Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, the National Zoo and at the Museo Popol Vuh gardens at Francisco Marroquín University. In addition to the replicas, she executed hundreds of rubbings in oils on colored fabric. With a sculptor’s touch and infinite patience, she rendered images onto cloth that are remarkably sharp in detail and line. The rubbings include images that preserve an abundance of information about Maya sculptural traditions, iconography, hieroglyphic writing, mythology and history.< Less
A Cellist's Companion: A Comprehensive Catalogue of Cello Literature By Michael Feves, Henk Lambooij
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The first comprehensive catalog of cello music!! END OF YEAR SALE: the HARDCOVER edition is on sale for 95 Euros (reduced from 149 Euros), with free postage at www.cellocompanion.com. (= the same... More > price of the Lulu paperback edition!) Over 35 years of compilation has resulted in the very first comprehensive catalogue of cello music, including approximately 45,000 titles by 15,000 composers. Listed alphabetically by composer are works for cello solo, cello and piano, cello and orchestra, duos, cello ensemble music, solo cello with chamber ensemble, two or more soloists and orchestra, cello and voice, methods and studies. An index by instrumentation is also included. This unique project to compile all music ever written for cello solo - published or unpublished, in print or out of print - is a reference work that will immediately become every cellist's companion.< Less
Finding Calcutta: Memoirs of a Photographer By Marie Bissell Constantin
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In 1984, Mother Teresa arrived in New Orleans to speak to a large crowd waiting in the Superdome. As Marie Bissell Constantin drove in from Baton Rouge to take her photograph, she had no idea that... More > her encounter would mark the first of many, and that one day one of her images of Mother Teresa would be unveiled in front of over three hundred thousand people for her beatification ceremony in St. Peter’s Square. In her photographic memoir, Constantin leads others through her unique journey of exploring the possibility of becoming a nun herself as she traveled to capture Mother Teresa in rare, private moments. In addition to powerful black-and-white images of Mother Teresa, Constantin shares personal stories that shine a light on the selfless life of nuns, from other religious orders, who live and work among the most abandoned people in the world.< Less