For an art appreciation class this is exactly the book you need to pass your exams. With rich illustrations of art and art forms this is maybe the most popular art bookout there.
The text consists of 25 Chapters divided into 5 Parts: The Language of Visual Experience, The Media of Art, Art as Cultural Heritage, The Modern World, and The Postmodern World.
What makes this book so great is the fact that it presents the art forms in every aspect of our life. It simply says that art forms are all around us, and all you need is to look. It shows you how important the art study really is. Art has always been here with us. Through its high quality photos and rich illustrations, this book proves us that art is infinite and can never be destroyed.