Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-10 - Publisher: Indiana University Press
Translation and the Arts in Modern France sits at the intersection of transposition, translation, and ekphrasis, finding resonances in these areas across periods, places, and forms. Within these contributions, questions of colonization, subjugation, migration, and exile connect Benin to Brittany, and political philosophy to the sentimental novel and to film.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-16 - Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
A step-by-step collection of creative dessert recipes features confections inspired by master artworks, from an Ellsworth Kelly-inspired fudge pop to cakes based on Wayne Thiebaud's paintings, in an easy-to-follow guide that is complemented by museum curator perspectives on the original pieces. 12,500 first printing.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-06 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Lunch has never been just a meal; the meal most often eaten in public, lunch has a long tradition of establishing social status and cementing alliances. From the ploughman’s lunch in the field to the power lunch at the Four Seasons, the particulars of lunch decisions—where, with whom, and what
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
The first biography of Elaine de Kooning, A Generous Vision portrays a woman whose intelligence, droll sense of humor, and generosity of spirit endeared her to friends and gave her a starring role in the close-knit world of New York artists. Her zest for adventure and freewheeling spending were as