A Short Guide to Writing About Art, Global Edition VitalSource eText (11e) : 9781292066370

A Short Guide to Writing About Art, Global Edition VitalSource eText (11e)

 
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11
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9781292066370
ISBN 10
 
1292066377
Published
 
16/04/2015
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Pearson Higher Ed USA
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About the book

The best-selling guide to writing about art

Sylvan Barnet’s A Short Guide to Writing About Art guides students through every aspect of writing about art. Students are shown how to analyze pictures (drawings, paintings, photographs), sculptures and architecture, and are prepared with the tools they need to present their ideas through effective writing. Coverage of essential writing assignments includes formal analysis, comparison, research paper, review of an exhibition, and essay examination. New to the 11th edition is a chapter on “Virtual Exhibitions: Writing Text Panels and Other Materials.”

Table of contents
Chapter 1: Writing About Art

Chapter 2: Writing About Art: The Big Picture

Chapter 3: Formal Analysis and Style

Chapter 4:Analytical Thinking

Chapter 5: Writing A Comparison

Chapter 6: Writing an Entry in an Exhibition Catalog

Chapter 7: Writing a Review of an Exhibition

Chapter 8: Virtual Exhibitions: Writing Text Panels and Other Materials

Chapter 9: How to Write an Effective Essay

Chapter 10: Style in Writing

Chapter 11: Art Historical Research

Chapter 12: Some Critical Approaches

Chapter 13: Writing a Research Paper

Chapter 14: Manuscript Form

Chapter 15: Writing Essay Examinations
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