The arts




The arts: general issues Theory of art Conservation, restoration & care of artworks Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks




Art: financial aspects History of art / art & design styles Art styles not defined by date Art of indigenous peoples




Naive art Oriental art Colonial art History of art: pre-history




History of art: ancient & classical art,BCE to c 500 CE History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art c 500 CE to c 1400 History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600 Renaissance art




Art & design styles: Mannerism History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800 Art & design styles: Baroque Art & design styles: Classicism




History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900 Art & design styles: Romanticism Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art Art & design styles: Arts & Crafts style




Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism Art & design styles: Art Nouveau History of art & design styles: from c 1900 - Art & design styles: c 1900 to c 1960




Art & design styles: Expressionism Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus Art & design styles: Art Deco Art & design styles: Cubism




Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism Art & design styles: from c 1960 Art & design styles: Pop art




Art & design styles: Minimalism Art & design styles: Conceptual art Art & design styles: Postmodernism Art forms




Painting & paintings Watercolours Oils Drawing & drawings




Prints & printmaking Other graphic art forms Collage & photomontage Graffiti & street art




Non-graphic art forms Sculpture Carvings: artworks Precious metal, precious stones & jewellery: artworks & design




Installation art Performance art Electronic, holographic & video art Ceramic arts, pottery, glass




Ceramics: artworks Mosaics: artworks Stained glass: artworks Decorative arts




Folk art Celtic arts & crafts Textile artworks Textile artworks: carpets & rugs




Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts Body art & tattooing Art treatments & subjects Individual artists, art monographs




Exhibition catalogues & specific collections Human figures depicted in art Portraits in art Nudes depicted in art




Erotic art Small-scale, secular & domestic scenes in art Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes, etc) Botanical art




Man-made objects depicted in art (cityscapes, machines, etc) Religious subjects depicted in art Art techniques & principles Photography & photographs




Individual photographers Photographs: collections Photographs: portraits Photographic reportage




Erotic & nude photography Photographic equipment & techniques Special kinds of photography Cinematography, television camerawork




Video photography Aerial photography Industrial / commercial art & design Individual designers




Graphic design Typography & lettering Book design Illustration & commercial art




Illustration Comic book & cartoon art Graphic novel & Manga artwork Poster art




Product design Furniture design Fashion & textiles: design Fashion design & theory




History of fashion Textile design & theory Architecture Theory of architecture




Individual architects & architectural firms Architectural structure & design Environmentally-friendly architecture & design Architecture: professional practice




Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial, etc Concert halls, arenas, stadia Memorials, monuments Residential buildings, domestic buildings




Houses, apartments, flats, etc Palaces, chateaux, country houses Castles & fortifications Religious buildings




Professional interior design Landscape art & architecture City & town planning - architectural aspects History of architecture




Theatre studies Theatre: individual actors & directors Acting techniques Theatre direction & production




Theatre: technical & background skills Theatre management Film, TV & radio Individual actors & performers




Films, cinema Film theory & criticism Individual film directors, film-makers Film scripts & screenplays




Film guides & reviews Film: styles & genres Documentary films Animated films




Film production: technical & background skills Television Television scripts & screenplays Television soap operas




Television production: technical & background skills Radio Radio scripts Dance & other performing arts




Dance Choreography Ballet Ballroom dancing




Contemporary dance Folk dancing Other performing arts Performing arts: comedy




Mime Street theatre Conjuring & magic Variety shows, music hall, cabaret




Juggling Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre Pageants, parades, festivals Circus




Animal spectacles Music Theory of music & musicology Music reviews & criticism




Discographies & buyer's guides Music: styles & genres Western "classical" music Early music (up to c 1000 CE)




Medieval & Renaissance music (c 1000 to c 1600) Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750) Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830) Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900)




20th century & contemporary classical music Choral music Opera Sacred & religious music




Non-Western music: traditional & "classical" Light orchestral & big band music Brass band, military music & marches Folk & traditional music




Jazz Blues Country & Western music Musicals




Popular music, easy listening Rock & Pop music Soul & R 'n' B Rap & Hip-Hop




Reggae Heavy Metal music Punk, New Wave & Indie Electronic music




World music Ambient & New Age music Individual composers & musicians, specific bands & groups Musical scores, lyrics & libretti




Songbooks Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles Orchestras Chamber ensembles




Keyboard instruments Percussion instruments String instruments Guitar




Wind instruments Mechanical musical instruments Electronic musical instruments Techniques of music / music tutorials

Music recording & reproduction