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Dada and Surrealism: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

By Hopkins, David

Insights of Genius: Imagery and Creativity in Science and Art

By Miller, Arthur I.

The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the Extraordinary Number of Nature, Art and Beauty

By Livio, Mario

Homo Aestheticus: Where Art Comes From and Why

By Dissanayake, Ellen

Art and Intimacy: How the Arts Began (McLellan Book)

By Dissanayake, Ellen

Survival of the Beautiful: Art, Science, and Evolution

By Rothenberg, David

What is Painting?: Representation and Modern Art

By Julian Bell

On Creativity

By Tusa, John

Magic Eye: A New Way of Looking at the World

By N.E. Thing Enterprises

The Challenge of the Avant-garde (Art and Its Histories)

By Wood, Paul

New Art, New Markets

By Dr. Iain Robertson

The Value of Art: Money, Power, Beauty

By Michael Findlay

Sleeping and Dreaming

By Helga Raulff, Michael Dorrmann, James Peto, Ken Arnold

Ethics and the Visual Arts

By Elaine King

How to Write Art History, 2e: Second Edition

By D'Alleva, Anne

A New Art from Emerging Markets

By Iain Robertson

Owning Art: The Contemporary Art Collector's Handbook

By Louisa Buck, Judith Greer, Buck, Louisa, Greer, Judith

How to Write About Contemporary Art

By Williams, Gilda

How to Study Art Worlds: On the Societal Functioning of Aesthetic Values

By Van Maanen, Hans

Art in History, 600 BC - 2000 AD: Ideas in Profile (Ideas in Profile - small books, big ideas)

By Kemp, Martin

The Jew in the Text: Modernity and the Construction of Identity

By Nochlin, Linda, Garb, Tamar

Natasha's Dance: A Cultural History of Russia

By Figes, Orlando

The Analysis of Beauty (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art)

By William Hogarth, Ronald Paulson

Proust on Art and Literature

By Proust, Marcel, Warner, Sylvia Townsend, Kilmartin, Terence


By Edward Lucie-Smith:

About Looking (Vintage International)

By Berger

A Guide to Art Nouveau Style


Design: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

By JOHN HESKETT, Heskett, John

The Skating Minister: The Story Behind the Painting

By Thomson, Duncan, Gladstone-Millar, Lynne


By Doeser, Linda