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Ideas About Art is an intelligent, accessible introductorytext for students interested in learning how to think aboutaesthetics. It uses stories drawn from the experiences ofindividuals involved in the arts as a means of exposing readers tothe philosophies, theories, and arguments that shape and drivevisual art.
An accessible, story-driven introduction to aesthetic theoryand philosophy
Prompts readers to develop independent ideas about aesthetics;this is a guide on how to think, not what to think
Includes discussions of non-western, contemporary, anddiscipline-specific theories
Examines a range of art-based dilemmas across a widevariety of disciplines - from art and design and law to visual andmuseum studies