eBook The Arts, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615355642
  • ISBN-13: 9781615355648
  • DDC: 700
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Updated for 2012 and part of the Britannica Learning Library Series, in The Arts, you will learn about a wide variety of visual and performing arts and meet some of the greatest artists of yesterday and today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: The Art of Seeing.
2: Painting: Art of the Mind's Eye.
3: Hiroshige: Artist of the Floating World.
4: Diego Rivera: Murals of Mexico.
5: Sculpture: The 3-D Art.
6: Auguste Rodin: The Modern Michelangelo.
7: Folk Arts and Crafts: Traditions of Creativity.
8: Architecture: The Art of Building.
9: I.M. Pei: Grand Architect.
10: The Art of Hearing.
11: Musical Instruments: Music-Making Methods.
12: Orchestra: A Company of Players.
13: Folk Music: Music of Everyday Life.
14: Ladysmith Black Mambazo: The South African Sound.
15: Popular Music: Music of an Era.
16: Jazz: The Music of Change.
17: Count Basie: An Aristocrat of Jazz.
18: Carlos Santana: Rock Guitarist.
19: Classical Music: A Very Formal Music.
20: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life Filled with Music.
21: The Art of Movement.
22: Dance: Moving to Rhythms.
23: Maria Tallchief: America's Prima Ballerina.
24: The Art of Writing.
25: Literature: Writing for the Ages.
26: Lewis Carroll: The Man Who Created Wonderland.
27: The Art of Pretending.
28: Theater: Life Re-created on a Stage.
29: Judi Dench: A Commanding Actress.
30: Cinema: Dreams on the Big Screen.
31: Satyajit Ray: Indian Cinema for the World.
32: Opera: A Grand Musical Play.
33: Joan Sutherland: Australia's Golden Voice.
Glossary.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: The Art of Seeing.
2: Painting: Art of the Mind's Eye.
3: Hiroshige: Artist of the Floating World.
4: Diego Rivera: Murals of Mexico.
5: Sculpture: The 3-D Art.
6: Auguste Rodin: The Modern Michelangelo.
7: Folk Arts and Crafts: Traditions of Creativity.
8: Architecture: The Art of Building.
9: I.M. Pei: Grand Architect.
10: The Art of Hearing.
11: Musical Instruments: Music-Making Methods.
12: Orchestra: A Company of Players.
13: Folk Music: Music of Everyday Life.
14: Ladysmith Black Mambazo: The South African Sound.
15: Popular Music: Music of an Era.
16: Jazz: The Music of Change.
17: Count Basie: An Aristocrat of Jazz.
18: Carlos Santana: Rock Guitarist.
19: Classical Music: A Very Formal Music.
20: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life Filled with Music.
21: The Art of Movement.
22: Dance: Moving to Rhythms.
23: Maria Tallchief: America's Prima Ballerina.
24: The Art of Writing.
25: Literature: Writing for the Ages.
26: Lewis Carroll: The Man Who Created Wonderland.
27: The Art of Pretending.
28: Theater: Life Re-created on a Stage.
29: Judi Dench: A Commanding Actress.
30: Cinema: Dreams on the Big Screen.
31: Satyajit Ray: Indian Cinema for the World.
32: Opera: A Grand Musical Play.
33: Joan Sutherland: Australia's Golden Voice.
Glossary.
Index.