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ART 117 - Art Appreciation: Find Books

Provides the non-artist with an appreciation of the visual arts.

Kirtland Library Catalog


Find Books & Ebooks

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Analyzing Balance Color Composition
Contrast Depth Form Line
Mood Motive Observing Pattern
Shape Space Technique Texture
Theme Time/Motion Tone Value


A Video on How to Use the Kirtland Catalog

A Sample of What's On the Shelves of the Kirtland Library For Your Project

The Art of Looking
How to Look at a Painting
Art As Therapy
The Art of Seeing
Art Fundamentals
The Art of Spray Paint
Painting the Impressionist Landscape
Capturing Radiant Light and Color in Oils and Soft Pastels
Water in Watercolour
Composition in landscape and still life
White Space Is Not Your Enemy
Color design workbook : a real-world guide to using color in graphic design
How to create light in your paintings : the artist's guide to using tone effectively
Brilliant color : painting vibrant outdoor scenes

Call Numbers from the Kirtland Catalog

  • N  6490
  • N  6494
  • N  7430.5
  • N  7477
  • NC  730
  • NC  765
  • NC  1000
  • ND  915
  • ND  1475
  • ND  1484
  • ND  2365