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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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Louise Bourgeois : the secret of the cells - Rainer Crone, Petrus Graf Schaesberg.
Call Number: 730.92 BOU 17
ISBN: 9783791345628
Publication Date: c.2011
Bourgeois's abstract figurative sculptures range in materials from plaster, marble, and bronze to the more nontraditional latex, glass, thread, the work is imbued with a strong physicality that echoes the forms of the human body. Included are discussions of Bourgeois's work.

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Found footage horror films : fear and the appearance of reality - Alexandra Heller-Nicholas.
Call Number: 791.436164 54
ISBN: 9780786470778
Publication Date: 2014
Found Footage Horror Films explores the subgenre's stylistic, historical and thematic development. It pays attention to the safety films of the 1960s, the snuff-fictions of the 1970s, and to television reality horror hoaxes and mockumentaries during the 1980s and 1990s.

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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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