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AN INTRODUCTION TO ART CRITICISM By Kerr Houston
AN INTRODUCTION TO ART CRITICISM By Kerr Houston

Understand the Complexities of Art Criticism in a Straightforward and Readable Manner An Introduction to Art Criticism offers a thorough overview of art criticism as it has been practiced since the 1700s. The text is built around excerpts from the work of hundreds of historical and contemporary critics, including a substantial history of art criticism and chapters on the fundamental aspects of criticism and the formation of an individual voice. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: Understand and appreciate the rich history of art criticism as a field and analyze the “voice” of critics. Kerr Houston is a professor of art history, theory, and criticism at the Maryland Institute College of Art, where he has taught since 2002. At MICA regularly leads seminars on art criticism, and also teaches courses in the history of art history, in ancient art, and in Islamic art and architecture. He has written for a number of journals, including Camera Obscura, Gesta, Source: Notes in the History of Art, and Early Modern Visual Culture; he has also authored criticism for several magazines and newspapers. This is his first book. - See more at: http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Introduction-to-Art-Criticism-An-Histories-Strategies-Voices/9780205835942.page#sthash.Vfb3S53a.dpuf ©2013 Pearson

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