Formations of Identity

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781443888011: Formations of Identity

The physical landscape has been appropriated by artists throughout temporal and spatial history to represent (or present) political, social, and national identities. Artists have long imbued the landscape with personal and public ideologies. Indeed, landscapes can be more than simple representations of scenic beauty, when artists use the genre to convey or reflect upon various political and social concerns important in different periods. This collection of essays brings together the perspectives of scholars from a variety of backgrounds. Subjects range from Venetian Renaissance waterscapes to the rolling farm hills of Grant Wood, and from native Botswana imagery to ecosensitive Florida portraits. These examinations of landscapes consider the rich ideology and iconography that define and redefine peoples and places.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Floyd Martin is Professor of Art at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and a former editor of the SECAC Review. His research interests lie in European art and architecture of the 18th and 19th centuries. Eileen Yanoviak is a PhD candidate in Art History at the University of Louisville, USA. She is also Adjunct Faculty at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and Exhibition and Project Coordinator at the Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 81.95
US$ 207.69

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 13.15
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Floyd Martin, Eileen Yanoviak
Published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2016-04-01 (2016)
ISBN 10: 144388801X ISBN 13: 9781443888011
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Now or Never Books
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2016-04-01, 2016. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. 144388801X New hardback. International orders sent by airmail. Posted within one working day. Bookseller Inventory # NN-100549

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 207.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 13.15
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds