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  • How to Write About Contemporary Art
    How to Write About Contemporary Art (English, Paperback) Gilda Williams

    Suitable for students, arts professionals and other aspiring writers, this book navigates readers through the key elements of style and content, from the aims and structure of a piece to its tone and language.

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  • We Go To The Gallery
    We Go To The Gallery (English, Hardback) Miriam Elia

    Have you taken children to a gallery recently? Did you struggle to explain the work to them in plain , simple English? With this new Dung Beetle book, both parents and young children can learn about contemporary art, and understand many of its key themes. Join John and Susan on their exciting journey through the art exhibition, where, with Mummy's help, they will discover the real meaning of all...

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  • Art of Beatrix Potter, The
    Art of Beatrix Potter, The (English, Hardback) Steven Heller, Linda Lear

    Published to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter's birth, this magnificent collection celebrates the artist behind The Tale of Peter Rabbit and numerous other beloved children's books.

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  • English Medieval Embroidery
    English Medieval Embroidery (English, Hardback) Clare Browne

    In medieval Europe, embroidered textiles were indispensable symbols of wealth and power. Owing to their quality, complexity, and magnificence, English embroideries enjoyed international demand and can be traced in Continental sources as opus anglicanum (English work). This sumptuously illustrated book draws on new research and detailed photography to offer an introduction to their design,...

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  • The Photograph as Contemporary Art
    The Photograph as Contemporary Art (English, Paperback) Charlotte Cotton

    Provides an introduction to contemporary art photography, identifying its important features and themes and celebrating its exciting pluralism through an overview of its most important and innovative practitioners.

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  • Tales from the Loop
    Tales from the Loop (English, Hardback) Simon Stalenhag

    Simon Stålenhag’s Tales from the Loop is a wildly successful crowd-funded project that takes viewers on a surprising sci-fi journey through various country and city landscapes—from small towns in Sweden and the deserts of Nevada to the bitter chill of Siberia—where children explore and engage with abandoned robots, vehicles, and machinery large and small, while dinosaurs and other creatures...

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  • Beyond Caravaggio
    Beyond Caravaggio (English, Hardback) Letizia Treves

    A fascinating examination of Caravaggio and others who adopted his dramatic style of painting

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  • How to See
    How to See (English, Hardback) David Salle

    A masterclass in contemporary art by one of the pre-eminent painters of our time.

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  • Codex Seraphinianus XXXIII
    Codex Seraphinianus XXXIII (English, Hardback) Luigi Serafini

    "This edition of the Codex Seraphinianus, thirty-two years after the first edition published in 1981, has been enriched by yet another original preface by the author."--Colophon.

    $91.72 $125.00
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  • Caravaggio
    Caravaggio (English, Hardback) Sebastian Schutze

    A Revolution in PaintingThe mysterious genius who transformed European artCaravaggio, or more accurately Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), was always a name to be reckoned with. Notorious bad boy of Italian painting, the artist was at once celebrated and controversial: violent in temper, precise in technique, a creative master, and a man on the run. Today, he is considered one...

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  • Landscapes
    Landscapes (English, Hardback) John Berger

    A major new work from the world's leading writer on art

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  • Jerusalem, 1000-1400 - Every People Under Heaven
    Jerusalem, 1000-1400 - Every People Under Heaven (English, Hardback) Barbara Drake Boehm, Melanie Holcomb

    A comprehensive and timely exploration of the key role Jerusalem played in shaping the art and culture of the Middle Ages

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  • Hieronymus Bosch
    Hieronymus Bosch (English, Hardback) Stefan Fischer

    Renaissance radical: An earthly delight not to be missedIn the midst of the realist-leaning artistic climate of the Late Gothic and Early Renaissance,Netherlandish painter Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450–1516) was more than an anomaly. Bosch’s paintings are populated with grotesque scenes of fantastical creatures succumbing to all manner of human desire, fantasy, and angst. One of his greatest...

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  • Max Beckmann in New York
    Max Beckmann in New York (English, Hardback) Sabine Rewald

    An up close and personal look at the life and work of a major 20th-century artist

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  • Moleskine Pocket Watercolour Notebook
    Moleskine Pocket Watercolour Notebook (English, Notebook / blank book) Moleskine

    A watercolor notebook that helps in capturing moments of inspiration in color. Catering to the various trends in expression, it features a heavy paper, 200 gsm - 25 per cent cotton fiber - cold pressed, identical on both sides, and specially created for Moleskine. It contains an expandable inner note holder made of cardboard and cloth.

    $13.90

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  • Ways of Looking
    Ways of Looking (English, Paperback) Ossian Ward

    Art has changed. Those reassuringly familiar styles and movements that characterised art production prior to the twenty-first century have all vanished. This book provides six-step programme for understanding contemporary art based on the concept of the tabula rasa a clean slate and a fresh mind.

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  • Kahlo
    Kahlo (English, Hardback) Andrea Kettenmann

    Frida Kahlo's (1907-1954) arresting pictures were in many ways expressions of trauma. This richly illustrated Basic Art book offers a both accessible and informed introduction to Kahlo's life and work, looking at the artist's dramatic, colourful canvases which combined religious Mexican tradition with Surrealist elements.

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  • Portraits
    Portraits (English, Hardback) John Berger

    A major history of art from one of the world's leading writers and art critics

    $34.33 $44.95
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  • Vanessa Bell
    Vanessa Bell (English, Paperback) Sarah Milroy

    In Spring 2017 Dulwich Picture Gallery will present the first major museum exhibition devoted to the work of British female modernist painter Vanessa Bell (1879-1961).

    $28.01 $40.00
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  • 100 Artists' Manifestos
    100 Artists' Manifestos (Paperback) Alex Danchev

    A collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years is cacophony of voices from such diverse movements as Futurism, Dadaism, Surrealism, Destructivism, and Stuckism, taking in along the way film, architecture, fashion, and cookery. It gathers together an international array of artists of every stripe, including Kandinsky, Gilbert and George.

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