Art and Interior Design Library Guide

    Reference Books in Shipman Library


    Background Information: General Art Sources

    Bearden, Romare. A History of African American Artists. REF N 6538 .N5 B38 1993

    Bostic, Mary Burzlaff. 2015 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market. REF N 8600 .A746 2014

    Bostrom, Antonia, ed. The Encyclopedia of Sculpture (3v.). REF NB 198 .E53 2004

    Brigstocke, Hugh, ed. The Oxford Companion to Western Art. REF N 33 .O923 2001

    Buchholz, Elke Linda. Women Artists. REF N 8354 .B83 2003

    Chilvers, Ian. The Oxford Dictionary of Art. REF N 33 .O93 2004

    Everett, Deborah. Encyclopedia of Native American Artists. REF N 6538 .A4 E94 2008

    Gaze, Delia, ed. Dictionary of Women Artists (2v.). REF N 8354 .D53 1997

    Graduate Programs in Art History 2015. REF N 385 .G733 2015

    Graduate Programs in the Visual Arts 2015. REF N 328 .D57 2015

    Great Artists of the Western World (10v.). REF N 40 .G77 1990

    Hallmark, Kara Kelley. Encyclopedia of Asian American Artists. REF N 6538 .A83 H35 2007

    Heller, Jules, and Nancy G. Heller, ed. North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century. REF N 6503 .N67 1995

    Henkes, Robert. The Art of Black American Women: Works of Twenty Four Artists of the Twentieth Century. REF N 6538 .N5 H45 1993

    Henkes, Robert. Latin American Women Artists of the United States: the Works of 33 Twentieth-Century Women. REF N 6538 .H58 H46 1999

    Hillstrom, Laurie Collier, and Kevin Hillstrom, ed. Contemporary Women Artists. REF N 8354 .C66 1999

    jegede, dele. Encyclopedia of African American Artists. REF N 6538 .N5 J44 2009

    Kort, Carol and Liz Sonneborn. A-Z of American Women in the Visual Arts. REF N 6505 .K59 2002

    Langmuir, Erika and Norbert Lynton. The Yale Dictionary of Art and Artists. REF N 33 .L353 2000

    Morgan, Ann Lee. The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists. REF N 6505 .M59 2007

    Murray, Peter. The Oxford Companion to Christian Art and Architecture. Oxford, 1996.

    Nishio, Eizo. 20/21C Art Books: A Bibliography of Artists and Art Movements in the 20th and 21st Centuries. REF N 6490 .N57 2010

    Oweis, Fayeq S. Encyclopedia of Arab American Artists. REF N 6538 .A73 O94 2008

    Pendergast, Sara and Tom Pendergast, ed. Contemporary Artists (2v.). REF N 6490 .C6567 2002

    Robertson, Jack S. Twentieth Century Artists on Art: an Index to Artists' Writings, Statements, and Interviews. REF NX 456 .R59 1996

    Summers, Claude J., ed. The Queer Encyclopedia of the Visual Arts. REF N 72 .H64 Q44 2004

    Turner, Jane, ed. The Dictionary of Art (34v.). REF N 31 .D5 1996


    Background Information: Architecture

    Burden, Ernest. Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture. REF NA 31 .B83 2012

    Davies, Nikolas. Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction. Elsevier/Architectural, 2008.

    Emanuel, Muriel, ed. Contemporary Architects. REF NA 680 .C625 1994

    Garrison, Elena M.S., ed. The Graphics Standard Guide to Architectural Finishes. REF TH 2521 .G69 2002

    Harris, Cyril M. Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. REF NA 31 .H32 2006

    Hoke, John Ray, ed. Architectural Graphic Standards. REF TH 2031 .R35 1994

    McAlester, Virginia Savage. A Field Guide to American Houses. REF NA 7205 .M35 2013

    Sennott, R. Stephen, ed. Encyclopedia of 20th-Century Architecture (3v.). REF NA 680 .E495 2004


    Background Information: Interior Design

    Ballast, David Kent. Interior Design Reference Manual: A Guide to the NCIDQ Exam. REF NK 2116.5 .B35 2006

    Banham, Joanna, ed. Encyclopedia of Interior Design (2v.). REF NK 1185 .E53 1997y

    Boyce, Charles. Dictionary of Furniture. REF NK 2205 .D5 2000

    Byars, Mel. The Design Encyclopedia. REF NK 1370 .B93 2004

    Crawford, Tad and Eva Doman Bruck. Business and Legal Forms for Interior Designers. REF NK 2116 .C66 2001

    Duffes, Melissa Wells. The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Homes through American History (4v.). REF NA 7205 .G745 2008

    Pendergast, Sara, ed. Contemporary Designers. REF NK 1390 .C655 1997

    Riley, Noel, ed. The Elements of Design: A Practical Encyclopedia of the Decorative Arts from the Renaissance to the Present. REF NK 750 .E48 2003

    Trench, Lucy, ed. Materials & Techniques in the Decorative Arts. REF NK 30 .M38 2000

    Woodham, Jonathan. A Dictionary of Modern Design. REF NK 1165 .W66 2004


    Background Information: Photography

    Ang, Tom. Dictionary of Photography and Digital Imaging. REF TR 9 .A53 2002y

    Evans, Martin Marix, ed. Contemporary Photographers. REF TR 139 .C664 1995

    Koers, Diane. Paint Shop Pro Photographers' Guide. Thomson Course Technology PTR, 2005.

    Lenman, Robin, ed. The Oxford Companion to the Photograph. REF TR 9 .O94 2005

    McDarrah, Gloria S., Fred W. McDarrah and Timothy S. McDarrah, ed. The Photography Encyclopedia. TR 9 .M39 1999

    Peres, Michael R. The Concise Focal Encyclopedia of Photography. Focal/Elsevier, 2008.

    Stroebel, Leslie, and Richard Zakia, ed. The Focal Encyclopedia of Photography. REF TR 9 .F6 1993


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