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Author(s): Cynthia Bickley-Green
Why Is Visual Communication and Design Important in Contemporary Society?
Visual images are the foundation for communication in most forms of fine art popular media. Visual technologies such as television, film, World Wide Web, digital cameras, and videos are omnipresent forms of communication in developed nations. For better or worse, the images we view contribute to the knowledge we have of the world. Visual media contribute to the images we create of ourselves. We make images to tell about our experiences.
Author(s): James Winter
There is something magical about being a theatre artist. An introduction to theatre course is often the first step into a fascinating world. Both Sides of the Curtain: An Introduction to the Art of Theatre bridges the gap between being a student in a lecture class and developing a passion for theatre.
Author(s): Ann Stabolepszy
Dancing With the World Part 1: The Mediterranean, West Africa and The New World explains the forces that shaped these international dance forms.
Beginning with an in depth history of the dance found in the civilizations around the Mediterranean Sea, the book explores:
By its nature, dance seeks to defy confinement and boundaries, exploring pure movement, ritual, lifestyle, communication, tradition, self-expression, or high art. Traversing time, culture, and aesthetics, dance is not like a mathematical problem or a theory in science. You cannot always prove or disprove its usefulness or validity.
Author(s): Richard N Kahn
Fundamentals of Music: A Modern Approach is the perfect introductory music workbook for high school and college students
Fundamentals of Music: A Modern Approach delivers a fresh, comprehensive and comprehensible approach to music fundamentals by featuring fourteen detailed chapters, innovative tools, activities, worksheets, index and glossary.