Recommended Resources by Subject
a broad range of subject guides created by UArts librarians
are available on the library home page:
UArts Library Catalog Subject Headings
Kelly, Michael. Encyclopedia of Aesthetics. New York: Oxford UP, 1998.
(included in Oxford Art Online)
Barnet, Sylvan. A Short Guide to Writing about Art. N.J. : Pearson, 2008.
Barnet, Sylvan, and Hugo Adam. From Critical Thinking to Argument: A Portable Guide. Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martins, 2011.
Carrier, David. Writing about Visual Art. New York : Allworth Press, 2003.
Gayford, Martin, and Karen Wright. The Grove Book of Art Writing. New York:
Hieb, Marianne. Inner Journeying through Art-journaling: Learning to See and Record Your Life as a Work of Art. London: J. Kingsley, 2005.
Holly, Michael Ann. Art History, Aesthetics, Visual Studies. Williamstown, MA: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2002.
Holly, Michael Ann., and Marquard Smith. What Is Research in the Visual Arts?: Obsession, Archive, Encounter. Williamstown, MA: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2008.
Hooks, Bell. Teaching Critical Thinking: Practical Wisdom. New York: Routledge, 2010.
Sayre, Henry M. Writing about Art. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2006.
Smith, Hazel, and R. T. Dean. Practice-led Research, Research-led Practice in the Creative Arts. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2009.
Tucker, Amy. Visual Literacy: Writing about Art. Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill, 2002.
Walsh-Piper, Kathleen. Image to Word: Art and Creative Writing. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2002.
Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Overview." Looking to Write, Writing to Look. Education department at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Sherman Fairchild Foundation Inc., 2011.
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