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Christian Krohg's Naturalism

by �ystein Sj�stad University of Washington Press (November 09, 2017)

The Norwegian painter, novelist, and social critic Christian Krohg (1852�1925) is best known for his highly political paintings of workers, prostitutes, and Skagen fishermen of the 1880s and for serving as...


Early Rock Art of the American West

by Ekkehart Malotki & Ellen Dissanayake University of Washington Press (June 17, 2018)

The earliest rock art�in the Americas as elsewhere�is geometric or abstract. Until�Early Rock Art in the American West,�however, no book-length study has been devoted to the deep antiquity and amazing...


The Art of Resistance

by Shelley Drake Hawks University of Washington Press (November 09, 2017)

The Art of Resistance surveys the lives of seven painters�Ding Cong (1916�2009), Feng Zikai (1898�1975), Li Keran (1907�89), Li Kuchan (1898�1983), Huang Yongyu (b. 1924), Pan Tianshou (1897�1971),...


Sacred to the Touch

by Thomas A. DuBois University of Washington Press (December 12, 2017)

With near-mythical forests of birch and pine, the Nordic and Baltic countries boast a rich tradition of religious wood carving that is in many ways emblematic of their cultures. Sacred to the Touch examines...


Displaying Time

by Rebecca M. Brown, Anand A. Yang, K. Sivaramakrishnan & Padma Kaimal University of Washington Press (May 31, 2017)

From the fluttering fabric of a tent, to the blurred motion of the potter�s wheel, to the rhythm of a horse puppet�s wooden hooves�these scenes make up a set of mid-1980s art exhibitions as part of the...


The Pulse of Modernism: Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Si¿cle Europe

by Robert Michael Brain University of Washington Press (May 01, 2015)

Robert Brain traces the origins of artistic modernism to specific technologies of perception developed in late-nineteenth-century laboratories. Brain argues that the thriving fin-de-si�cle field of �physiological...


Building the Golden Gate Bridge

by Harvey Schwartz University of Washington Press (November 30, 2015)

Moving beyond the familiar accounts of politics and the achievements of celebrity engineers and designers, Building the Golden Gate Bridge is the first book to primarily feature the voices of the workers themselves....


Shaping Seattle Architecture: A Historical Guide to the Architects, Second Edition

by Jeffrey Karl Ochsner University of Washington Press (May 01, 2017)

The first edition of Shaping Seattle Architecture, published in 1994, introduced readers to Seattle�s architects by showcasing the work of those who were instrumental in creating the region�s built environment....