SFDN 182-01/04/13: Visual Language (Studio Foundation: Tourlentes)

SFDN 182-01/04/13: Visual Language
Tourlentes, Amber
Studio Foundation


On reserve at a library:
  1. Art and visual perception : a psychology of the creative eye / Rudolf Arnheim.
  2. Art fundamentals : theory and practice / Otto G. Ocvirk ... [et al.].
  3. Art of color; the subjective experience and objective rationale of color. Translated by Ernst van Haagen.
  4. Chromophobia / David Batchelor.
  5. Color : a course in mastering the art of mixing colors / Betty Edwards.
  6. Color : a workshop approach / David Hornung.
  7. Color and culture : practice and meaning from antiquity to abstraction / John Gage.
  8. Color and meaning : art, science and symbolism / John Gage.
  9. Color theory made easy : a new approach to color theory and how to apply it to mixing paints / Jim Ames.
  10. Colour / edited by David Batchelor.
  11. Creative habit : learn it and use it for life : a practical guide / Twyla Tharp, with Mark Reiter.
  12. Criticizing art : understanding the contemporary / Terry Barrett.
  13. Critique handbook : a sourcebook and survival guide / Kendall Buster and Paula Crawford.
  14. Design for communication : conceptual graphic design basics / Elizabeth Resnick.
  15. Elements of color; a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color. Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen.
  16. Graphic design : the new basics / Ellen Lupton and Jennifer Cole Phillips.
  17. In the making : creative options for contemporary art / Linda Weintraub ; [artist interviews conducted by Oberlin College students].
  18. Interaction of color / Josef Albers ; [foreword by Nicholas Fox Weber].
  19. Josef Albers : to open eyes : the Bauhaus, Black Mountain College, and Yale / Frederick A. Horowitz and Brenda Danilowitz.
  20. Launching the imagination : a comprehensive guide to basic design / Mary Stewart.
  21. Luminous and the grey / David Batchelor.
  22. On photography / Susan Sontag.
  23. Painting below zero : notes on a life in art / James Rosenquist with David Dalton.
  24. Primer of visual literacy / Donis A. Dondis.
  25. Principles of form and design / Wucius Wong.
  26. Secret lives of color / Kassia St. Clair.
  27. Towards a philosophy of photography / VileĢm Flusser.
  28. Wallpaper / Lachlan Blackley.
  29. Ways of seeing / a book made by John Berger ... [et al.]
Available online:
  1. (Batchelor) "Chapters 1+2" from Chromophobia
    Link to electronic reserve item
  2. (Berger) "Chapters 4-6" from Ways of Seeing
    Link to electronic reserve item
  3. (Sontag) "In Plato's Cave" from On photography
    Link to electronic reserve item