Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 682 items for:

community x History of Art x clear all

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

See overview in Oxford Index

Utopian Communities

Peter J. Hollida.

in American Arcadia

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE). 10795 words.

The alienating milieu of modern industrial life in the Gilded Age compelled Americans to search for more authentic lives. Many of those longing for physical, intellectual, and spiritual...

Go to »  abstract

The Good Women of Peterhouse: Patriarchal Community, Femininity and University Reform

Veronica Carter.

in Journal of Design History

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 8664 words.

This article reads a Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Company stained glass window in light of Victorian reforms extending university education to women. Designed by Edward Burne-Jones and...

Walt Disney and the Quest for Community

Esther Leslie.

in Journal of Design History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

Lives Under the Microscope: Eccentric Individuals and Traditional Communities

Sheila McTighe.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 3501 words.

Go to »  abstract

The Alderley Sandhills Project: An Archaeology of Community Life in (Post)-Industrial England

Kate Smith.

in Journal of Design History

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 1130 words.

Go to »  abstract

There's No Place Like Hallwalls: Alternative-space Installations in an Artists' Community

Sarah Evans.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 13432 words.

Go to »  abstract

The Limits of Community – The Possibilities of Society: On Modern Architecture in Weimar Germany

Volker M. Welter.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 10095 words.

Go to »  abstract

History, Myth, and the Everyday: Luchino Visconti, Renato Guttuso, and the Fishing Communities of the Italian South

Lara Pucci.

in Oxford Art Journal

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 9900 words.

Go to »  abstract

Marshall, Kerry James (1955– )

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 203 words.

American painter and installation artist. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, he moved to the Watts Community in Los Angeles when

Patronage

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE). 3298 words.

1. Greek.

(i) Architecture. (ii) Sculpture, painting and other arts.

(i) Architecture.

Communities, not individuals, commissioned monumental

Housing

Edited by Jonathan M. Bloom and Sheila S. Blair.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 4001 words.

From time immemorial in the great river valleys of the Middle East, tribes and communities have survived by living in

Buchthal, Hugo (11 Aug 1909)

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). 646 words.

He took his degree in 1933 at the University of Hamburg in the heady community of the Warburg Library (later

Chapter house

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). 3315 words.

Principal assembly hall in a medieval religious community, whether monastic, canonical, or secular, normally located next to the church in

Santiago de Compostela

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). 3562 words.

Spanish city, the former seat of government of the autonomous community of Galicia. It owes its artistic importance to an

Barcelona

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). 4409 words.

Second largest city in Spain and seat of government of the autonomous community of Catalonia. It is located on

Belarus’

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 808 words.

Distinctive East Slavonic ethnic community (since 1991 an independent country) within the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, connected politically with Poland

folk art

David Rodgers.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 184 words.

A term used to describe objects and applied decoration derived from community tradition and executed by people without formal training,

Brancusi, Constantin (1876–1957)

Andrew Ayers.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 194 words.

(1876–1957).

Romanian-born sculptor. Raised in a rural, artisanal community, Brancusi received an academic training in Bucharest, then moved

Basement Workshop

Alexandra Chang.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 475 words.

Community-based arts and activist group in New York that flourished from 1971 to 1986. Basement Workshop (Inc.) evolved during

Boston

Deborah A. Middleton.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 868 words.

City and capital of Massachusetts. Boston was established in 1630 as a self‐governing Puritan community situated on the Shuwmut Peninsula,