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Guide to contemporary art information resources and image research at Sydney College of the Arts (SCA).
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The focus of this guide is to link art practice with art research.

 Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) Library is located at the Rozelle Campus at the University of Sydney

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Out of time, out of place : public art (now) - Claire Doherty
Call Number: 709.051 16
ISBN: 9781908970176
" presents the artists who have been redefining the practice of public art over the past decade. They directly address the most pressing issues of our time, including the encroachment of corporate concerns on public space, the implications of global migration and the isolation of the individual, and the potential of collective action to share the future of our towns and cities. Some forty key works from around the world are organized into five sections -

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Greetings from retro design : vintage graphics decade by decade - Tony Seddon]
Call Number: 741.60904 2
ISBN: 9780500241479
What is a true 1950s look, as opposed to a 1930s or 1940s look? This book aims to address that question by thoroughly surveying the development of graphic design over the course of the 20th century.

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Systems - edited by Edward A. Shanken
Call Number: 700.11 1
ISBN: 9780262527194
Systems theory formed the DNA of much of experimental and technology-oriented art for the last fifty years. This magnificent collection brings together for the first time all essential readings by scientists, artists, art critics and social scientists -- from Iannis Xenakis and Nam June Paik to Niklas Luhmann and Bruno Latour.

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Who painted this?

Giuseppe Arcimboldo, The Librarian, 1566. Oil on canvas, 38"X28", Skokloster Castle, Sweden.

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Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1527-1593
Call Number: 759.5 ARC 1
A study of his life and art which contains many glossy coloured images of his work.

 

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