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De Kooning: A Retrospective
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Published in conjunction with the first large-scale, multi-medium, posthumous retrospective of Willem de Kooning's career, this publication offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the development of the artist's work as it unfolded over nearly seven decades, beginning with his early academic works, made in Holland before he moved to the United States in 1926, and concluding with his final, sparely abstract paintings of the late 1980s. ...
Criminological Theory: Readings and Retrospectives
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Criminological Theory: Readings and Retrospectives offers a comprehensive collection of classical theoretical pieces in criminology combined with original Contemporary Retrospective essays on each theory. The Contemporary Retrospective essays were written exclusively for this book by some of the best established and up-and-coming criminologists today. This combination of classic articles and contemporary essays provides the reader with a solid ...
A. B. Yehoshua
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Winner, Prix du Meilleur Livre Étranger An aging Israeli film director has been invited to the pilgrimage city of Santiago de Compostela for a retrospective of his work. When Yair Moses and Ruth, his leading actress and longtime muse, settle into their hotel room, a painting over their bed triggers a distant memory in Moses from one of his early films: a scene that caused a rift with his brilliant but difficult screenwriter—who, as it ...
Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great
See how to mine the experience of your software development team continually throughout the life of the project. The tools and recipes in this book will help you uncover and solve hidden (and not-so-hidden) problems with your technology, your methodology, and those difficult "people" issues on your team. Project retrospectives help teams examine what went right and what went wrong on a project. But traditionally, retrospectives (also known as ...
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Lavishly produced in oversize format, here is the complete illustrated catalogue of a landmark new exhibition devoted to the artist--the largest ever assembled--to be held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, from September through January. Includes biographical notes, a chronology, and introductions to each major period of Matisse's career. 320 colorplates reproduce every painting and cutout in the exhibition; 92 black-and-white plates ...
Gerhard Richter: Panorama: A Retrospective
Published on the occasion of Richter's major exhibition at the Tate, Gerhard Richter: Panorama is the first and most complete overview of one of the greatest artistic achievements of our times. Where previous monographs have focused on a single genre within the artist's vast output, this stunningly illustrated survey encompasses his entire oeuvre, now stretching across more than a half-century of activity, including photo-paintings, abstracts, ...
Emil Nolde: Retrospective
A comprehensive overview of Emil Nolde, this book traces the artist's entire career, providing new perspectives on his life and work. Known as a master of color, Emil Nolde used many different types of media besides painting, including watercolor, drawing, and prints, to create works such as his numerous flower paintings and coastal landscapes. The book explores Nolde's expressionist painting technique and reexamines his motives as an artist by ...
Jeff Koons: A Retrospective (Whitney Museum of American Art)
The Whitney Museum of American Art
Examining the breadth and depth of thirty-five years of work by Jeff Koons (b. 1955), one of the most influential and controversial artists of the 20th century, this highly anticipated volume features all of his most famous pieces. In an engaging overview essay, Scott Rothkopf carefully examines the evolution of Koons’ work and his development over the past thirty-five years, offering a fresh scholarly perspective on the artist’s ...
Kandinsky: A Retrospective (Milwaukee Art Museum)
This spectacular five-decade survey of paintings, drawings, and prints by Wassily Kandinsky (18661944) includes more than 100 works drawn primarily from the outstanding collections of the Centre Pompidou in Paris and the Milwaukee Art Museum. The comprehensive catalogue traces the artist’s development from his formative period in Munich, with his co-founding of the Blue Rider group and pivotal turn toward abstraction, to his return to ...
Harry Callahan: Retrospective
"Of all the notable photographers of the twentieth century, surely Harry Callahan is the coolest."—John Szarkowski, former director of photography at New York's Museum of Modern Art Harry Callahan (1912–1999) is regarded as one of the most innovative and influential twentieth-century American photographers. By amplifying the abstract tendencies of New Vision in a lyrical mode evincing great sensitivity, he was able to overcome the ...
Katsuya Terada 10 Ten - 10 Years Retrospective (Japanese Edition)
(Machine translation) World-popular Illustrator, Katsuya Terada. Exhibited 300 pieces set, color illustrations, "Katsuya Terada Coco 10-year exhibition" in Kyoto manga 3 / 16 ~ will be held until 6 / 30. Treasure works not exhibited works in conjunction with exhibitions also included. Terada's comment is preceded by a graphic design where everything Monkey, Dragon, robot, apparition, automotive, girl, vampires, adult toys, her father, ...
Co-Mix: A Retrospective of Comics, Graphics, and Scraps
Drawn and Quarterly
"Designed with Mr. Spiegelman’s help, [ Co-Mix ] has the tall, narrow proportions of Raw ...its images form a chronological sampling of Mr. Spiegelman’s extraordinary imagination, including his precocious early work, underground comics, preparatory notes and sketches for Maus , indelible covers for The New Yorker , lithographic efforts and much else."— New York Times In an art career that now spans six decades, Art Spiegelman has been ...
A Mule Deer Retrospective: Vintage Photos and Memorabilia from the Boone and Crockett Club Archives
Boone and Crockett Club
Boone and Crockett Club
Sportsmen with an eye for the good ol' days of big game hunting in North America will delight in B&C's third installment of its visually stunning Retrospective Series — A Mule Deer Retrospective. This latest book focuses on the iconic mule deer of the West with hundreds of vintage photographs, chapters about historical mule deer hunting areas, and detailed accounts of dozens of noteworthy mule deer trophies recognized by B&C. No ...
Arthur Dove: A Retrospective
Debra Bricker Balken
The MIT Press
in collaboration with William C. Agee and Elizabeth Hutton Turner The American artist Arthur Dove (1880-1946), purportedly the first artist to have produced an abstract painting, has always occupied a central place in writings on early American modernism. This book accompanies the first major exhibition on Dove since 1974. The exhibition, organized by the Addison Gallery of American Art and the Phillips Collection, covers the period from 1908, ...
Reading Conversations: Retrospective Miscue Analysis with Struggling Readers, Grades 4-12
Miscue analysis may be the single best tool for assessing readers' difficulties. With Reading Conversations , you can take this tool to a new level, moving beyond diagnosis and into developmental strategies that involve not only teacher-student explorations of how students make meaning with texts, but also peer-led discussions. In retrospective miscue analysis (RMA) you work directly with students, engaging them in conversations about their ...
David Hockney: A Retrospective
Harry N Abrams
The English artist David Hockney is known world-wide for his colorful and classically composed images of sunshine, swimming pools, and the good life in California, for his prolific and innovative theater designs, and for his frank depictions of homosexual life and domesticity in which, long before the era of gay liberation, he unabashedly proclaimed his own sexual identity. Kenneth Silver, Professor of Art History at New York University, charts ...
Getting Value out of Agile Retrospectives - A Toolbox of Retrospective Exercises
Getting Value out of Agile Retrospectives helps you and your teams to do retrospectives effectively and efficiently. It's a toolbox with many exercises for facilitating retrospectives, supported with the "what" and "why" of retrospectives, the business value and benefits that they bring, and advice for introducing and improving retrospectives. If you are a Scrum master, agile coach, project manager, product manager or facilitator then this book ...
The Retrospective Handbook: A guide for agile teams
Mr Patrick Kua
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Are you running retrospectives regularly? Perhaps you run retrospectives once a week, or fortnightly. Do you feel like you could be getting more out of your retrospectives and fuelling continuous improvement in your teams? You may already find retrospectives valuable, but suspect there are ways of making them better. This book condenses down eight years of experience working with the retrospective practice within the context of real agile teams. ...
Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective
For more than 50 years, Ken Price created remarkable and unique objects that have redefined contemporary sculpture practice. Published in conjunction with a LACMA organized retrospective exhibition, this monograph features superbly reproduced color photographs of Price's vibrant and anthropomorphic work, which has garnered a cult like following among artists, critics, and scholars since the 1960s. Also included are essays tracing the arc of ...
Galen Rowell: A Retrospective
Sierra Club Books
Galen Rowell was the archetypal adventure photographer, his iconic images published in leading magazines and scores of books, exhibited in major galleries, and cherished by fans ranging from the Dalai Lama to news anchor Tom Brokaw. When he and his wife and business partner, Barbara Cushman Rowell, perished in a small-plane crash in 2002, he had just completed a landmark assignment for National Geographic and had begun making stunning new ...
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