Fine Arts and Tradition

Be the first to review this product

Availability: In stock

$19.95
OR

Quick Overview

This book is Constantine Cavarnos' third one in which he presents aspects of Photios Kontoglou's philosophy of the fine arts. Here, Cavarnos gives a concise account of Kontoglou's general philosophy of the fine arts, and presents Kontoglou's defense of the thesis that works of true art are always traditional, grounded in a great art tradition. He defends this thesis with wisdom and vigor, giving telling examples drawn from his rich resources as a practicing artist and as a thinker acquainted with the history of the arts and the great art traditions. This book is addressed not only to artists, art criticis and aestheticians, but also to educators, to all persons deeply interested in truth, goodness and beauty.

Fine Arts and Tradition

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

Details

This book is Constantine Cavarnos' third one in which he presents aspects of Photios Kontoglou's philosophy of the fine arts. Here, Cavarnos gives a concise account of Kontoglou's general philosophy of the fine arts, and presents Kontoglou's defense of the thesis that works of true art are always traditional, grounded in a great art tradition. He defends this thesis with wisdom and vigor, giving telling examples drawn from his rich resources as a practicing artist and as a thinker acquainted with the history of the arts and the great art traditions. This book is addressed not only to artists, art criticis and aestheticians, but also to educators, to all persons deeply interested in truth, goodness and beauty.

Full colour paperback, 96 pages, 14 x 21.5 cms

Additional Information

Author Constantine Cavarnos
Pages 96
Cover Soft
Width (mm) 140
Height (mm) 215

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.