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Smith, Bernard 1916-2011

Overview
Works: 197 works in 673 publications in 2 languages and 11,847 library holdings
Genres: Art  History  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Maps  Illustrated works  Catalogs  Biography  Festschriften  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, zxx, Creator, Commentator, win, Contributor
Classifications: ND1100, 709.04
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European vision and the South Pacific by Bernard Smith( Book )

31 editions published between 1950 and 1990 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Captain Cook's voyages by Rüdiger Joppien( Book )

14 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European vision and the South Pacific, 1768-1850; a study in the history of art and ideas by Bernard Smith( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modernism's history : a study in twentieth-century art and ideas by Bernard Smith( Book )

13 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The history of twentieth-century visual arts can no longer be written as a succession of avant-garde movements, contends eminent art historian Bernard Smith in this stimulating book. He argues that a return to the concept of period style is inevitable and that modernism—the dominant “style” of art that emerged at the end of the nineteenth century and continued through the 1960s—deserves recognition as a period style. Smith renames this period Formalesque since it is no longer modern and since it emphasizes the formal values of art more than any previous period does."--Publisher's information
Concerning contemporary art : the Power lectures, 1968-1973 by Bernard Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Power Lecture in Contemporary Art is delivered annually throughout Australia ... The present volume contains the first six lectures, given between 1968 and 1973
Australian painting, 1788-2000 by Bernard William Smith( )

12 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fourth edition of the classic text first published in 1962. It discusses the achievements of all Australia's leading artists and a great many lesser-known ones. It is written for those seeking a comprehensive introduction to the subject and will be valuable to students, teachers, and the general reader. All facets of Australian painting are generously illustrated
Imagining the Pacific : in the wake of the Cook voyages by Bernard Smith( Book )

11 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its breadth of vision and attention to detail, its exploration of the complex relationship between the pursuit of knowledge and the exercise of power, Imagining the Pacific will take its place alongside Bernard Smith's earlier work as a milestone in historical scholarship and a major contribution to an understanding of the development of European art
Place, taste, and tradition : a study of Australian art since 1788 by Bernard Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1945 and 1988 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginnings of Colonial art - Early Australian primitaves - Art and gold - Comment and criticism in the nineteenth century - Impressionism in Australia - Aftermath of Impressionism - Aestheticism and Nationalism in Australian art and criticism - Modern Movement in Australia - Serrealism and the Neo-surrealist developments - Realism in Australian contemporary art - Where is contemporary art going?
Australian painting, 1788-1960 by Bernard Smith( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian painting, 1788-1990 by Bernard Smith( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the three additional chapters on Australian painting since 1970 by Terry Smith"
Australian painting, 1788-1970 by Bernard Smith( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of the artist as hero : essays in history and culture by Bernard Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique collection of essays by Australia's foremost art historian, this volume explores the problems involved in defining and describing a visual aesthetic suited to a modern democratic society. Smith sets these problems in their Australian as well as their universal contexts, probing into such areas as community art, art and elitism, Aboriginal art, art and urban society, art in a multi-cultural society, art and abstraction, art and Marxism, and art and modernism
Documents on art and taste in Australia : the colonial period, 1770-1914 by Bernard Smith( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mediterranean : environment and society by Russell King( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book addresses contemporary geographical issues in the Mediterranean Basin from a perspective that recognizes the physical characteristics & cultural interactions which link the different Mediterranean states as a known geographic entity
The Art of the First Fleet & other early Australian drawings( Book )

17 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains many little-known works of art from the voyage and from the early years of settlement, selected from more than 600 drawings and paintings of Australian subjects held in the British Museum (Natural History).--Dust jacket
Imagining the antipodes : culture, theory, and the visual in the work of Bernard Smith by Peter Beilharz( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Smith is widely recognised as one of Australia's leading intellectuals. Yet recognition of his work has been partial and defined in terms of two key disciplines: art history and anthropology. In this book, Peter Beilharz argues that Smith's work offers us more - that it contains a social theory or a way of thinking about Australian culture and Identity and the world system that is unparalleled. Part intellectual history, part biography and part interpretative argument, Imagining the Antipodes presents a new way of thinking about Australia
The antipodean manifesto : essays in art and history by Bernard Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selection of essays and articles written by Bernard Smith since ca. 1945
Australian art and architecture : essays presented to Bernard Smith( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baudin in Australian waters : the artwork of the French voyage of discovery to the southern lands, 1800-1804 by Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Charts & coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages( )

in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Modernism's history : a study in twentieth-century art and ideas
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Modernism's history : a study in twentieth-century art and ideasAustralian painting, 1788-2000Imagining the Pacific : in the wake of the Cook voyagesAustralian painting, 1788-1990The Mediterranean : environment and societyThe Art of the First Fleet & other early Australian drawingsImagining the antipodes : culture, theory, and the visual in the work of Bernard Smith
Alternative Names
Bernard Smith

Bernard Smith australischer Kunsthistoriker und Kunstkritiker

Bernard William Smith artista australiano

Bernard William Smith artiste australien

Bernard William Smith australiensisk konsthistoriker

Bernard William Smith kunsthistoricus uit Australië (1916-2011)

Smith Bernard 1916-....

Smith, Bernard povjesničar umjetnosti

Smith, Bernard William.

Smith, Bernard William 1916-

Smith, Bernard William 1916-2011

Tierney, Joseph 1916-2011

برنارد سميث فنان أسترالي

Languages
English (335)

Italian (1)