WorldCat Identities

Roukes, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 25 works in 105 publications in 3 languages and 5,951 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NB1270.P5, 731.4
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Roukes
Sculpture in plastics by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painting with acrylics by José Gutiérrez( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acrylics bold and new by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art synectics by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

10 editions published between 1911 and 1984 in English and French and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides classroom-tested projects that are suitable for secondary or college-level students
Crafts in plastics by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and French and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through a series of 27 projects, the author acquaints craftsmen with plastic techniques and materials for printmaking, textile design, architectural and interior design, sculpture and crafts ... illustrated with nearly 150 demonstration photographs, and sixteen pages of color"--Cover
Plastics for kinetic art by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How to use moire, mirrors, reflective shapes, lenses, light polarizers, prisms, and magnetic force to make constructions, lamps, color guns, sculpture, flat-surface kinetics, light boxes, lumia, photomontages"--Cover subtitle
Masters of wood sculpture by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture in paper by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, e, i, s, t
Artful jesters : innovators of visual wit and humor by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a historical perspective on the use of humor in art, focusing on artists who make use of whimsy, wit, irony, parody, satire, and nonsense
Design synectics : stimulating creativity in design by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unites synectics with design theory, stimulating rational and non-rational (right brain) thinking through over 100 challenging art and design exercises
Humor in art : a celebration of visual wit by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humor is a far more powerful spark to creativity than is generally realized. For the first time, a collection of hundreds of great works that employ humor proves the point. Portraits of the powerful subtly poke fun at their subjects' pomposity; passionate drawings use satire to skewer a political point of view; whimsical fantasy creates a world where anything is possible; exaggerations needle people who take their attitudes too seriously
Classroom craft manual by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matting & displaying the work of children by Marjorie Kelley( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's make a mural by Marjorie Kelley( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek with gusto! : Greek cuisine, easy & delicious by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She ji de biao xian xing shi : xiang xiang li de ji fa by Lu Ka Si( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Chinese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westward ha! : visual wit in the wild west, September 19-October 29, 2008 by Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art is a quiet place by Nicholas Roukes( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jose L. Gutierrez : 1900 - 1968 by Nicholas Roukes( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artful jesters( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Art synectics
Alternative Names
Roukes, Nicholas Michael

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Sculpture in paperArtful jesters : innovators of visual wit and humorDesign synectics : stimulating creativity in designHumor in art : a celebration of visual witGreek with gusto! : Greek cuisine, easy & delicious