A World of Art Kindle Û A World Epub / Home A World of Art Henry M. Sayre10 on A World of Art College level text for art appreciation 10 thoughts on “A World of Art” This book was my textbook for my online Intro to Art class, it was a good read I enjoyed learning about the different types of Art, and the processes in which the artists go about doing their works of art. Reply By far my favorite part of Western Heritage in a Global Context Reply Not really sure how to rate a textbook, but it seemed fine. Reply Awesome Love Art. Reply Excellent book nice glossy photos and pages, time line in the back and historical references to time periods and pieces This was a textbook for me while I was taking an Art Appreciation course it did a lot to help understand basic concepts and techniques of art as well as study classic pieces I found the book to be extremely helpful well written Lots of color photos, time lines, spot on index section Highly recommend I do think it s Reply Before reading Sayre s book, I was one of those people who would walk through an art museum, gravitate to some pictures, walk past others with barely a glance, and wonder why some of the famous pictures on the wall were so celebrated A World of Art changed all that Sayre writes with an almost elegant economy and a surprising amount of emotion without getting excessive for a text book He doesn t try to argue or persuade rather, he helps Reply A decent entrance for the student that has never studied art with any discipline While it seemed to me that many of the author s opinions were subjective, the nature of art makes it almost impossible to choose any one interpretation of a given subject and stick to it The book did fuel some interesting dialogue and made the semester go by faster than it probably would have That s possibly the highest compliment I can pay a textbook at thi Reply A very beautiful book that introduces the reader the to wonderful world of art. Reply Love this book Great textbook Wonderful resource. Reply I love learning about art so this was a god book for me. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.