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  • 30 Second Architecture
    30 Second Architecture
    R300.00 inc. VAT

    30-Second Architecture presents you with the foundations of architectural knowledge, explaining each idea, no matter how complex, using 300 words and one picture: all easily digested in a spare half minute. Expert authors are challenged to define and describe both the principles upon which architects depend, and the styles with which they put those principles into practice. So, if you want to know your arch from your elevation, and your Baroque from your Byzantine, or you wish to end your next dinner party with a stirring speech on biomimetics, this is the quickest way to construct your argument.

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    Art & Visual Culture – A Reader
    R400.00 inc. VAT

    Exploring Art and Visual Culture: A Reader brings together essential primary texts by artists, critics and art historians ranging from the medieval period right through to our own times. There is no other reader available that covers such an extensive period. Selected by leading academics in their field, and published in conjunction with the Open University, the reader will be an essential source-book for every student of art history as well as all those seeking a greater understanding of art and of the cultural and historical context in which it is made.

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    Art on the Cutting Edge – A Guide to Contemporary Movements
    R265.00 inc. VAT

    This book by Lea Vergine, which discusses seventeen different art movements in separate chapters, offers, within the panorama of contemporary art criticism books, a blend between a handy art-history manual and an assessment of a cultural adventure that has passed through and overturned the parameters of taste of the last forty years.

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    Art under Attack – Histories of British Iconoclasm
    R500.00 inc. VAT

    Published to accompany a major exhibition at Tate Britain, this fully illustrated catalogue explores the history of attacks on art in Britain, from the reformation of the sixteenth century to the present day, demonstrating how religious, political, moral and aesthetic controversy can become arenas for assaults on art.

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    Basics Design 02: Layout
    R330.00 inc. VAT

    Basics Design 02: Layout (2nd edition) is an updated version of the popular first edition of this book, in which Ambrose and Harris introduce the fundamentals of layout within the field of graphic design. It provides a guide to the effective arrangement of text and image elements within a design scheme, enabling students to learn how to create powerful forms of visual communication in both print and electronic media.

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    Basics Design 07: Grids
    R310.00 inc. VAT

    Contemporary case studies are supported by concise descriptions, technical expansions and diagrammatic visualisations, enabling the reader to fully understand the work being discussed.

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    Berni Searle
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    Bumping Buffalo
    R145.00 inc. VAT

    Bumping Buffalo liked to bump. He had great big horns with a huge pad in the middle, just right for bumping the other animals. This is the story of how Buffalo went looking for trouble and found it!

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    Caps: Design Grade 10 Learner’s Guide
    R280.00 inc. VAT

    ‘The first ever full colour Design textbook designed for designers by designers’

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    Caps: Design Grade 12 Teacher’s Guide
    R280.00 inc. VAT

    “The first ever full-colour Design series designed for designers by designers”

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    Caps: Visual Arts Grade 12 Teacher’s Guide
    R280.00 inc. VAT

    This accompanying guide is an excellent resource for those teaching Visual Arts

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    Colour: A Workshop for Artists and Designers
    R440.00 inc. VAT

    Taking a practical approach to colour, Colour: A Workshop for Artists and Designers is an invaluable resource for art students and professionals alike.

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