in Journal of Design History
January 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .
Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 12131 words.
From its inception in 1756, the Sèvres porcelain manufactory made elaborate, highly decorated dinner services for the exclusive use of the royal court. The objects used by the king were...
in Rethinking Lessing's Laocoon
September 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE); Classical Literature. 6976 words.
Jürgen Trabant argues that Lessing’s distinction between poetry and painting can stand for a wider controversy about the respective status (and developmental history) of words and images....
in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture
January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 24023 words.
The essence of Romanesque architecture lies in its articulation, which is clearer than that of any other architectural style, in
in Machine Art in the Twentieth Century
January 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 1910 words.
The short epilogue of this book on machine art revisits some of the key themes of the book by introducing the accident as a notion that features not only in critical discourses on...
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in Resolutions 3
December 2012; p ublished online August 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 7035 words.
This chapter explores feminist art practice by addressing the profound technological and ideological shift in the feminist visualization and conceptualization of eroticism (and the sexed...
in Art History
P ublished online May 2016 .
Article. Subjects: History of Art. 7498 words.
The concept of postmodernism finds its definitive articulation in architecture, even though postmodern thought far exceeds the use of the term postmodern in architectural discourse. Modern...
in Journal of the History of Collections
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.
Towards the end of the nineteenth century the creole élite at Buenos Aires, in the face of a rapidly changing economy and European immigration in formerly unknown proportions, felt an...