Art

Yes, We Are Still Dancing

By Susan AmstaterConnie DillmanJacquelyn Spier

A collaboration by three women, this book, through painting and poetry, shares the richness of their lives and gives a voice to all generational women.

Subjects: ArtPoetry

Religion as Art

Guadalupe, Orishas, and Sufi
Edited by Steven Loza

These essays explore the relationship between religious practice and the arts in three different world cultures.

Subjects: ArtReligion

"Our Indian Princess"

Subverting the Stereotype
By Nancy Marie Mithlo

In this path breaking study, anthropologist Nancy Marie Mithlo examines the power of stereotypes, the utility of pan-Indianism, the significance of realist ideologies, and the employment of alterity in Native American arts.

The Monuments of Piedras Negras, an Ancient Maya City

By Flora Simmons Clancy

The stunning imagery created at Piedras Negras was produced for cultural and ceremonial purposes, but Maya expert Clancy argues that its enduring artistic value cannot be ignored.

Colorado Abstract

Paintings and Sculpture
By Michael PagliaMary Chandler

In this lavishly illustrated book, Paglia focuses on the history of abstraction in Colorado, and Chandler's essays document the artistic development and vision of more than fifty contemporary artists.

Subjects: Art

Moche Art and Visual Culture in Ancient Peru

By Margaret Jackson

This multidisciplinary study analyzes the visual, linguistic, and cultural significance of the imagery used by the Moche in their ceramics and murals.

Kenneth Milton Chapman

A Life Dedicated to Indian Arts and Artists
By Janet ChapmanKaren Barrie

The many contributions of this early expert on Pueblo Indian anthropology and art are highlighted by two of his descendants.

Art and Architecture of Viceregal Latin America, 1521-1821

By Kelly Donahue-Wallace

A chronological overview of important art, sculpture, and architectural monuments of colonial Latin America within the economic and religious contexts of the era.

Sanctuary

Anna Tomczak, Photographer
By Barbara Hitchcock

Anna Tomczak's iconic tableaux have been featured in exhibitions and collections at numerous major photography and art museums.

Subjects: ArtPhotography

Josephine Foard and the Glazed Pottery of Laguna Pueblo

By Dwight P. LanmonLorraine Welling LanmonDominique Coulet du Gard

This fascinating rediscovery of Josephine Foard highlights her work at Laguna Pueblo beginning in 1899 and her efforts to improve and market pueblo pottery for the Lagunas' economic benefit.

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