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    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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    Thomas Kinkade: The Disney Dreams Collection Wall Calendar (English, Calendar) Dr Thomas Kinkade

    The best-selling Thomas Kinkade: The Disney Dreams Collection 2017 Wall Calendar features such wonderful images asThe Jungle Book, Sleeping Beauty, The Lady and the Tramp, and new images likeClock Strikes Midnight, a romantic painting inspired by the Disney live action movie,Cinderella.Thomas Kinkade captured the timeless magic of classic Disney stories and their captivating characters in his...

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    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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    The Art of Beatrix Potter (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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    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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    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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    Landscapes (English, Hardback) John Berger

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

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    Beyond Caravaggio (English, Hardback) Letizia Treves

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

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    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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    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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    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.

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    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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    Jerusalem, 1000-1400 (English, Hardback) Barbara Drake Boehm

    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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    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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    Moleskine Pocket Watercolour (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.


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    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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    Matisse/Diebenkorn (English, Hardback)

    This sumptuously illustrated book brings together the work of Henri Matisse and Richard Diebenkorn as never before, illuminating unexpected resonances that connect the two artists across time and space.

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    Bruno Munari (English, Paperback) Bruno Munari

    Il quadrato A1960 Bruno Munari. First English edition by Maurizio Corraini s.r.l. 2005. Il cerchio A1964 Bruno Munari. First English edition by Maurizio Corraini s.r.l. 2006. Il triangolo A1976 Bruno Munari. First English edition by Maurizio Corraini s.r.l. 2007.

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    Portraits (English, Hardback) John Berger

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

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    A History of Pictures (English, Hardback) David Hockney, Martin Gayford

    A picture, says David Hockney, is the only way that we can communicate what we see. Here, in a collaboration with art critic Martin Gayford, he explores the many ways that artists have pictured the world, sharing sparkling insights and ideas that will delight every art lover and art maker. Readers who thrilled to Hockney’s Secret Knowledge know that he has an uncanny ability to get into the...

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