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2 edition of Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast found in the catalog.

Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast

Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast

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Published by Douglas and McIntyre in Vancouver, Canada .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25113904M

This Seattle master artist, art historian, scholar, author and teacher, began an academic exercise in the mid's which led to the publication in of a most influential book. Northwest Coast Indian Art: An Analysis of Form, has guided, influenced and educated more artists on the subject of two-dimensional Northwest Coast art than any. Bill Holm, Professor Emeritus of Art History, and Curator Emeritus of Northwest Coast Indian Art at the Burke Museum, is recognized internationally as one of the most knowledgeable experts in the field of Northwest Coast Native art groundbreaking book, Northwest Coast Indian Art: An Analysis of Form, was originally published in and is credited with having drawn .

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Bill Holm, Professor Emeritus of Art History, and Curator Emeritus of Northwest Coast Indian Art at the Burke Museum, is recognized internationally as one of the most knowledgeable experts in the field of Northwest Coast Native art history. The Burke Museum established the Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art in Here is the most complete text and general collection of illustrations of Northwest Coast Indian art written in the last twenty years. The art objects shown and described in this book are to the anthropologist and the artist what original documents are to the historian. Each individual work of art shows in concrete form the speculations about life and nature which took root among these.


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"Art of the Northwest Coast provides a much-needed compendium on the Native art traditions of this area and fills a long-standing lacuna in the literature.I recommend this book for successfully accomplishing what it sets out to achieve."―Cited by: 7.

If you could only have one book on the topic, Bill Holm's Northwest Coast Indian Art: An Analysis of Form is the one to get. But Hilary Stewart's Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast is probably the second one to pick up/5(13). If you want to do this sort of artwork, buy this book to get a good basic understanding, then buy "Nothwest Coast Indian Art: an Analysis of Form" by Bill Holm for a deeper understanding of the elements, and "Learning by Designing" Volumes 1 and 2 by Gilbert and Clark for more help with how to actually do it/5(36).

Northwest Coast art is the term commonly applied to a style of art created primarily by artists from Tlingit, Haida, Heiltsuk, Nuxalk, Tsimshian, Kwakwaka'wakw, Nuu-chah-nulth and other First Nations and Native American tribes of the Northwest Coast of North America, from pre-European-contact times up to the present.

If you want to do this sort of artwork, buy this book to get a good basic understanding, then buy "Nothwest Coast Indian Art: an Analysis of Form" by Bill Holm for a deeper understanding of the elements, and "Learning by Designing" Volumes 1 and 2 by Gilbert and Clark for more help with how to actually do it.5/5(5).

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Free shipping for many products!/5(4). Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast. This excellent book is a fine introduction to the drawings and carvings of the Pacific NW Indians. Rich in detail and with many examples of the variety of designs and stylized shapes used for human and animal faces and bodies, this book is lovely, scholarly and an easy read.5/5(1).

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See all books authored by Hilary Stewart, including Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast, and Cedar, and more on The Art of the Northwest Coast Indians by Shirley Glubok and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at I found this book to be very helpful in looking at the art of the pacific northwest coast native populations.

I appreciated the deconstruction which helped me identify various animals found in some of the more abstract pieces.4/5(2). 图书Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. This indispensable and beautifully illustrated book is the first to introduce everyone, from the casual observer to the serious collector of Northwest Coast prints, to the forms, cultural background and structures of this highly imaginative art.

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Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast by Hilary Stewart. Medium which, guided by a rich mythology, create images of striking power. This indispensable and beautifully illustrated book is the first to introduce everyone, from the casual observer to the serious collector of Northwest Coast prints, to the forms, cultural background and.

The Colors of Pacific Northwest Native Indian Art The main traditional colors of Pacific Northwest Native Indian art are black and red. Black is the primary color used in the formline which is the outline for the body of the subject.

The formline is discussed further in the chapter about the shapes of Pacific Northwest Native Indian Size: KB. Bold, inventive indigenous art of the Northwest Coast is distinguished by its sophistication and complexity. It is also composed of basically simple elements which, guided by a rich mythology, create images of striking Looking at Indian Art of.

If you want to try your hand at drawing this kind of art, I recommend that you buy "Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast" by Hilary Stewart as an excellent book for giving you an overview and feel for the art form, buy this book and volume 2 by the same authors for the extensive examples and how-to information, and I also recommend "An /5(25).

Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast By: Hilary Stewart This indispensable and beautifully illustrated book is the first to introduce everyone, from the casual observer to the serious collector of Northwest Coast prints, to the forms, cultural background and structures of.

This book gives detailed instructions on how to draw the ovoids, the "u", the split "u", the "L" and the "S" shapes needed to create artwork like the Northwest Coast Native American artisans do. If you are looking for a down and dirty /5(32).Author: Hilary Stewart In Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast, the elements of style are introduced; the myths and legends which shape the motifs are interpreted; the stylistic differences between the major cultural groupings are defined andThunderbird, Killer Whale, Bear: all the traditional forms are here, deftly analyzed by a professional writer and .Richard Shorty is a self-taught artist, and his crest is Crow.

In /82, he started learning Northwest Coast design from the book Looking at Northwest Coast Art, and others. From what he learned, he began to develop his own designs.