'Ways of Seeing': Based on the bbc Television Series: Based on the bbc Television Series download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Berger

'Ways of Seeing': Based on the bbc Television Series: Based on the bbc Television Series download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Berger year 1995
  • Book name: 'Ways of Seeing': Based on the bbc Television Series: Based on the bbc Television Series
  • Author: John Berger
  • Release date: 1995/7/2
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780140135152
  • Rating: 7.59 of 10
  • Votes: 575
  • Review by: Giovanni Melancon
  • Review rating: 7.27 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/23
  • Total pages: 176
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 'Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak.''But there is also another sense in which seeing comes before words. It is seeing which establishes our place in the surrounding world; we explain that world with words, but word can never undo the fact that we are surrounded by it. The relation between what we see and what we know is never settled.'John Berger's 'Ways of Seeing' is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the 'London Sunday Times' critic commented: 'This is an eye-opener in more ways than one: by concentrating on how we look at paintings ...he will almost certainly change the way you look at pictures.' By now he has.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 11H55M43S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Paintings, Art History, Styles: Conceptual Art, Media Studies, Art Theory
  • Available formats: PPTX, EPUB, TXT, DOC, PDF, WORD, MOBI, HTM. Compressed in ISO, ZIP, TAR.BZ2, RAR, ARJ, TAR.Z, BZ2
  • Download servers: RoarFiles, FreakShare, BitShare, Seafile, Dropbox, Box, MEGA, Google Drive, Uploaded, Microsoft OneDrive
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.82 USD
  • Dimensions: 144x194x14mm
  • Weight: 368g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
Vote:

More books in English

More books of the genre or collection Society and Social Sciences