Penguin Modern Classic: Ways of Seeing

John Berger

€ 12,95

EAN:  9780141035796
Publicatiedatum:   20-09-2008
Formaat:  Paperback / softback
Taal:  Engels
Aantal bladzijden:  176

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Based on the BBC television series, John Berger's Ways of Seeing is a unique look at the way we view art, published as part of the Penguin on Design series in Penguin Modern Classics. 'Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak.' 'But there is also another sense in which seeing comes before words. It is seeing which establishes our place in the surrounding world; we explain that world with words, but word can never undo the fact that we are surrounded by it. The relation between what we see and what we know is never settled.' John Berger's Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the Sunday Times critic commented: 'This is an eye-opener in more ways than one: by concentrating on how we look at paintings . . . he will almost certainly change the way you look at pictures.' By now he has.

    EAN: 9780141035796
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    Uitgever: Penguin Group
    Publicatiedatum:   20-09-2008
    Formaat: Paperback / softback
    Taal: Engels
    Hoogte: 111 mm
    Breedte: 181 mm
    Gewicht: 100 gr
    Voorraad: Niet bestelbaar
    Aantal bladzijden: 176