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  • Aztec: 70 Designs to Help You De-Stress


    Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group Imprint: Hamlyn Dimensions: Width: 21.40cm , Height: 1.10cm , Length: 21.00cm Weight: 0.330kg ISBN: 9780600632948 ISBN 10: 0600632946 Pages: 72 Publication Date: 16 July 2015 Audience: General/trade , General Format: Paperback

  • Spanish Style


    Features 23 distinctive homes and boutique hotels, concisely described by travel and design expert Kate Hill. Includes 500 specially commissioned images by celebrated interiors photographer Tim Clinch.

  • The Jewelry Architect: Techniques and Projects for Mixed-Media Jewelry


    Innovative jewelry artist Kate McKinnon takes you on a creative journey of techniques and projects in The Jewelry Architect as she uses a variety of materials and tools to create gallery-quality bracelets, necklaces, and rings. Beautiful color photographs and clearly written instructions will give you the building blocks to combine wirework, metal clay, beadwork, and traditional metalsmithing to create one-of-a-kind, wearable art pieces.

  • Asian Art – NOW


    The remarkable phenomenon of the twenty-first-century art world is contemporary Asian art. Fueled by a newfound openness in the East, and by an economic boom that has promoted a vibrant cultural confidence, art made in Asia or by Asian artists since the 1990s has become dynamic and exciting, acknowledged and appreciated by collectors, critics, and curators.

    This authoritative, wide-ranging volume surveys the contemporary art of Asia, examining key issues and themes: art’s relationship to history and tradition, its engagement with politics, society, and the state, its exploration of consumerism and popular culture, and its interplay with the urban environment.

  • Art of Islam Language and Meaning – Commerative Edition


    Author: Titus Burckhardt Publisher: World Wisdom Year: 2009 Pages: 248 Printed: USA ISBN: 978-1-933316-65-9 Binding: Soft Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 720gr. Description from the publisher: This classic book has been called “the definitive work on Islamic art as far as the meaning and spiritual significance of this art are concerned,” and is considered one…

  • Chartres and the Birth of the Cathedral


    Author: Titus Burckhardt Publisher: Golgonooza Press Year: 1995 Pages: 135 Printed: England ISBN: 0-903880-66-0 Binding: Soft Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 608gr. Description from the publisher: In Chartres, Burckhardt’s gift for opening the spiritual and artistic treasures of the traditional worlds for modern readers shines forth once again. The author’s description of the didactic themes…

  • Feathered Sun – Plains Indians in Art and Philosophy


    Author: Frithjof Schuon Publisher: World Wisdom Year: 1990 Pages: 170 Printed: Japan ISBN: 0-941532-08-9 Binding: Soft Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 1,237gr. Description from the publisher: Chicago Book Clinic Honor Book DESI Award for Excellence from Graphic Design USA Introduction by Thomas Yellowtail 19 full-color reproductions of paintings by the author The essentially spiritual and…

  • Sacred Art in East and West


    Author: Titus Burckhardt Publisher: Fons Vitae/World Wisdom Pages: 217 Printed: China ISBN: 1-887752-41-2 Binding: Soft Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 455gr. Description from the publisher: A work of such profound importance–defining the meaning and spiritual use of Sacred Art through its symbolic content and dependence on metaphysical principles–could only have come from a scholar of…

  • Islamic Art & Spirituality


    Author: Seyyed Hossein Nasr Publisher: Suhail Academy Year: 1997 Pages: 211 Printed: Pakistan Binding: HardCover Book Condition: New Weight: 523gr. Description from the publisher: With remarkable breadth of vision, Seyyed Hossein Nasr reveals for both Western and Muslim readers how each art form in the islamic tradition is based upon a science of nature concerned,…

  • Timeline History of Islamic Art and Architecture


    Author: Nasser D. Khalili Publisher: Worth Press Year: 2005 Pages: 186 Printed: China ISBN: 978-1903025178 Dimensions: 265mmx380mmx25mm Binding: Hard Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 2,011gr. Description from the publisher: The history of Islam stretches from the seventh century to the present and encompasses an area from Spain to Indonesia, North Africa to the Steppes. The…

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