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Hewison, Robert 1943-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 282 publications in 1 language and 8,570 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR5264, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Hewison
The cultural leadership handbook how to run a creative organization by Robert Hewison ( )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book will help anyone with a professional or academic interest in the culture sector understand the distinct strategic questions that apply to it and how the specific circumstances of the cultural sector affect organisational leadership
John Ruskin : the argument of the eye by Robert Hewison ( Book )
16 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under siege : literary life in London, 1939-1945 by Robert Hewison ( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In anger : British culture in the Cold War, 1945-60 by Robert Hewison ( Book )
16 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analysis of the relationship between artistic activity and the institutions which created the climat in which individual writers and artists had to work in the 1950s, a climate that was governed by the first period of Cold War and by Britain's economic difficulties after the Second World War. 1956 was a turning point in British cultural history: the 'angry young men' took over, writers as Osborne, Pinter, Amis, Wilson and Doris Lessing, who combined youth, ambition and dissatisfaction with the status quo, resulting in a significant cultural shift which prepared the way for the still more radical changes of the 1960s
Too much : art and society in the Sixties, 1960-75 by Robert Hewison ( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruskin, Turner, and the pre-Raphaelites by Robert Hewison ( Book )
12 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New approaches to Ruskin : thirteen essays by Robert Hewison ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruskin and Venice by Robert Hewison ( Book )
16 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruskin on Venice : the paradise of cities by Robert Hewison ( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing on the rich resources of Ruskin's drawings, architectural notebooks and manuscripts, Hewison offers fresh insights into both Ruskin and Venice and reveals how Ruskin's work and his connection with the city from youth to old age have helped to shape the image of the Venice we know today
Footlights! : a hundred years of Cambridge comedy by Robert Hewison ( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruskin's artists : studies in the Victorian visual economy : papers from the Ruskin Programme, Lancaster University ( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes essays on Ruskin's relationships various artists including Turner, Millais, Rossetti, Holman Hunt, Albert Goodwin and women artists
Ruskin and Oxford : the art of education by Robert Hewison ( Book )
8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heritage industry : Britain in a climate of decline by Robert Hewison ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Culture and consensus : England, art and politics since 1940 by Robert Hewison ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monty Python, the case against : irreverence, scurrility, profanity, vilification and licentious abuse by Robert Hewison ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Future tense : a new art for the nineties by Robert Hewison ( Book )
9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Byrne : art and life. by Robert Hewison ( Book )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Byrne (b.1940) grew up on the Ferguslie Park housing scheme in Paisley. He escaped work in a carpet factory to study at the Glasgow School of Art, and has since carved out a successful dual career as an artist and a writer. This is the first monograph to explore Byrne's remarkable artistic journey in both the visual and literary fields, and celebrates his contribution to contemporary Scottish cultural identity. John Byrne's biography reflects his diverse talents. He has designed theatre sets and record covers. The immensely successful television series "Tutti Frutti" appeared in 1987. All these achievements have developed alongside Byrne's artistic career, whichtook off in 1967 when he assumed the identity of 'Patrick' for a solo show. A prolific painter, illustrator and print-maker, Byrne today boasts a range of works held in prestigious public collections such as The National Gallery of Art, Edinburgh
Chris Orr : the making of things by Robert Hewison ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Chris Orr: the making of things, Royal Academician Chris Orr and cultural historian Robert Hewison explore the influences that have shaped Orr's work, and examine his significant contribution as an artist and teacher, mainly at the Royal College or Art."--P. [4] of cover
John Ruskin by Robert Hewison ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the "Very Interesting People" series provides biographies of Britain's fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time. This work talks about John Ruskin
Ruskin's Venice by Robert Hewison ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (198)
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