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Ocean  by Philip Plisson

Ocean

Philip Plisson

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Philip Plisson portrays the strength of the sea, the beauty of the elements raging furiously or subsiding with the winds and tides, and the work and life of men in these maritime surroundings.

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Peter Sheppard. by Peter J. Sheppard

Peter Sheppard.

Peter J. Sheppard

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"Architect and avid traveller Peter Sheppard takes us along on his explorations, with a series of photographs and photo books highlighting the connections, similarities and differences between people, places, the built environment and material cultur...

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Embodied knowledge, can tame anything

Embodied knowledge, can tame anything

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"The title is a collection of essays on New Zealand Feminist art practice from the 1970's to 2020, focused on the works featured in the exhibition of the same name held at The Dowse Art Museum in 2018. The book examines trends, artists, works and sig...

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Picasso and paper  by Pablo Picasso

Picasso and paper

Pablo Picasso

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Picasso's artistic output is astonishing in its ambition and variety. Picasso and Paper examines a particular aspect of his legendary capacity for invention: his imaginative and original use of paper. He used it as a support for autonomous works, inc...

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Chapels of the Cinquecento and Seicento in the churches of Rome

Chapels of the Cinquecento and Seicento in the churches of Rome

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Roman church interiors throughout the Early Modern age were endowed with rich historical and visual significance. During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, in anticipation of and following the Council of Trent, and in response to the expansion of...

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Constellations  by Zac Langdon-Pole

Constellations

Zac Langdon-Pole

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The BMW Art Journey is a joint initiative of Art Basel and BMW that offers artists an opportunity to undertake a journey of creative discovery to a destination of their own choosing. Like a mobile studio, the BMW Art Journey can take an artist to alm...

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The mirror steamed over  by Anthony Byrt

The mirror steamed over

Anthony Byrt

Book

"In the early sixties at the Royal College of Art in London, three extraordinary personalities collided to reshape contemporary art and literature. Barrie Bates (who would become Billy Apple in November 1962) was an ambitious young graphic designer from...

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Fantastic women

Fantastic women

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Frida Kahlo was just one of them: between 1930 and the 1960s many more women artists contributed to the Surrealist movement than has hitherto been assumed. The male Surrealists surrounding André Breton mostly saw them only as partners or models, but ...

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The stencil graffiti handbook  by Tristan Manco

The stencil graffiti handbook

Tristan Manco

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A wave of protest is in the air and on the walls! A new generation of politicized artists, designers and communicators the world over are using stencil art as an accessible yet powerful means of giving voice to their ideas. 'The Stencil Graffiti Handbook'...

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Begin to draw people  by Christopher Hart

Begin to draw people

Christopher Hart

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Learning to draw the human figure might seem intimidating to beginning artists. In Begin to Draw People, bestselling how-to-draw author Christopher Hart proves that it doesn't have to be. Tapping into his vast experience in teaching how to draw all aspects...

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Your year in art: watercolor  by Kristin Van Leuven

Your year in art: watercolor

Kristin Van Leuven

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Overcome your creative blocks and fears and start painting with confidence with Your Year in Art: Watercolor! Filled with weekly art challenges, step-by-step watercolor lessons, helpful tips and techniques, and gorgeous artwork, this follow-up to the...

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Colin McCahon. Vol. 2 1960–1987, Is this the promised land?  by Peter Simpson

Colin McCahon. Vol. 2 1960–1987, Is this the promised land?

Peter Simpson

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"Colin McCahon (1919-1987) was New Zealand's greatest twentieth-century artist. Through landscapes, biblical paintings and abstraction, the introduction of words and Maori motifs, McCahon's work came to define a distinctly New Zealand modernist idiom...

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Observations of a rural nurse  by Sara McIntyre

Observations of a rural nurse

Sara McIntyre

Book

"Sara McIntyre, the daughter of the artist Peter McIntyre, was nine years old when her family first came to Kākahi, in the King Country, in 1960. The family has been linked to Kākahi ever since. On the family car trips of her childhood, McIntyre got used...

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The joy of art  by Carolyn Dobkin Schlam

The joy of art

Carolyn Dobkin Schlam

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An Artist's Insights on Art Appreciation. Written by a practicing artist, this book decodes and maps the basic elements of visual art, leading the reader to a greater understanding and appreciation. Not an art history lesson per se, this illustrated guide...

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One floor houses

One floor houses

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Houses without stairs or obstacles, all distributed on the same floor, lounge area, dining room, bedrooms, kitchen and service facilities. They stand out for their spaciousness in all rooms, both exterior and interior. Having a house distributed on one...

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Mastering perspective  by Andy Fish

Mastering perspective

Andy Fish

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Ready to take your drawing skills to the next level? Success in Art: Mastering Perspective allows beginning artists to master the challenges of creating depth and realism with one-, two-, and three-point perspective. Perspective is a necessity for re...

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Drawing hands & feet  by Ken Goldman

Drawing hands & feet

Ken Goldman

Book

Drawing realistic hands and feet in graphite pencil is a challenging subject for most beginners. With Drawing Hands and Feet, follow along as you study the common forms of the fingers and toes and learn to create and meld basic shapes to build realistic...

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Creative pottery  by Deb Schwartzkopf

Creative pottery

Deb Schwartzkopf

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With Creative Pottery, master new techniques as you learn how to make innovative functional forms, from teapots and juicers to serving trays and cake-stands. Hand-builders and wheel-throwers welcome!

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Pool  by Christopher Beanland

Pool

Christopher Beanland

Book

A celebration of outdoor swimming - looking at the history, design and architecture of pools, as well as the social aspect. The 1930s architecture of the pools is often sleek and elegant, evoking speed and efficiency. And the pools themselves are great...

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More than a muse  by Katie McCabe

More than a muse

Katie McCabe

Book

How many times have you seen a woman artist solely referred to as the wife, girlfriend, or worse, 'mistress' of a man in the public eye? Throughout history, the talent of creative women – from artists to writers to filmmakers – has been undervalued, with...

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A world of art & design  by Peter Hall

A world of art & design

Peter Hall

Book

"The book features 135 of Howick-based artist Peter Hall's most outstanding designs and paintings. Peter is an internationally recognised fabric designer and award-winning New Zealand artist. The text and portfolio of his work combine to illustrate the...

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Van Eyck

Van Eyck

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Flemish painter Jan Van Eyck (c. 1390-1441) towered above his contemporaries. With his unprecedented technique, scientific knowledge and unparalleled powers of observation, Van Eyck lifted oil painting to previously unseen heights and helped determine...

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Digital photography month by month  by Tom Ang

Digital photography month by month

Tom Ang

Book

From photographing a dewdrop in spring to a beautiful winter frost, follow your hobby throughout the year with renowned photographer Tom Ang. Whatever your level of expertise or type of camera, from the best digital SLRs on the market right down to c...

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New York then and now  by Marcia Reiss

New York then and now

Marcia Reiss

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Photographed by one of the city's leading architectural photographers, Evan Joseph, the book shows the ever-changing nature of the city's streetscapes. Using vintage photos from the 19th century up until the 1950s, striking contrasts can be seen in t...

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Studio Gang architecture.

Studio Gang architecture.

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For the last twenty years Studio Gang, led by Jeanne Gang, has created bold, visionary architecture that engages the urgent social and environmental challenges of our time. This first comprehensive monograph brings together 25 signature projects-from...

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The gardener's book of patterns  by Jack Wallington

The gardener's book of patterns

Jack Wallington

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Fully endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society, this practical reference will help readers to create mood, proportion and scale in the garden. Published in a mid-format, chunky format, it packed with photos, images and illustrated planting plans f...

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Artemisia Gentileschi  by Jonathan Jones

Artemisia Gentileschi

Jonathan Jones

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Artemisia Gentileschi was the greatest female artist of the Baroque age and one of the most brilliant followers of the great Caravaggio. As a young woman she was raped by her tutor, and then had to endure a seven-month-long trial during which she was...

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Peter Boggs  by Sasha Grishin

Peter Boggs

Sasha Grishin

Book

'How does a gallery choose which artists it will represent? is a question I am sometimes asked, often by artists I have just rejected. There is no one answer, but a good guide in making a decision is who is recommending them-what do their peers think...

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Notre-Dame  by Agnès Poirier

Notre-Dame

Agnès Poirier

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The profound emotion felt around the world upon seeing images of Notre-Dame in flames opens up a series of questions: Why was everyone so deeply moved? Why does Notre-Dame so clearly crystallise what our civilisation is about? What makes 'Our Lady of...

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Beautiful beach houses

Beautiful beach houses

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The lure of a home by the ocean resonates with us all, bring to mind the beauty and changing moods of the water, the intoxicating salty scent and the sound of waves against the shore. But what makes a beach house, and how does the idea of a home by the...

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Elias Sime  by Elias Sime

Elias Sime

Elias Sime

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A first-ever monograph featuring the work of the Ethiopian artist Elias Sime, who brilliantly explores the impact of life in a post-consumerist world. Sime's brightly-colored sculptural tableaus feature found objects including thread, buttons, electr...

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Urban oasis  by Rebecca Gross

Urban oasis

Rebecca Gross

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Having personal, private, outdoor space is becoming ever-more elusive as urban areas become more crowded due to population growth and development. Urban Oasis: Finding Tranquility at Home features projects from Sydney to Singapore and London to New York...

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Drawing & painting expressive little faces  by Amarilys Henderson

Drawing & painting expressive little faces

Amarilys Henderson

Book

From successful licensed artist and popular Skillshare instructor Amarylis Henderson, Drawing and Painting Expressive Little Faces shows readers at all skill levels how to draw and paint faces by confidently handling proportion and expression, developing...

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House of print  by Molly Mahon

House of print

Molly Mahon

Book

From the initial design process through to the carving of the block, mixing of the color, and the actual printing process, self-taught textile designer Molly Mahon has always found printing to be meditative. This book enables readers to explore this ...

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Unhinged  by Patrick Allegaert

Unhinged

Patrick Allegaert

Book

Madness deranges, it throws us off balance, and makes us lose our footing. It leads us to the edge of normality. But where does the norm end and chaos begin? And who decides where to draw the line? 'Unhinged', the new collection presentation, tells the...

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David Bowie's Tintoretto

David Bowie's Tintoretto

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This beautifully illustrated book, with numerous essays by an international roster of leading art historians, examines Jacopo Tintoretto's masterpiece Angel Foretelling the Martyrdom of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, painted between 1560 and 1570 for...

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Cabins

Cabins

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Almost everyone has indulged in the irresistible notion of carving out a romantic rural refuge in a typically rustic setting, beside a beach or meadow, in the mountains, or other pristine environments. This book brings together the infinite number of...

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Art  by Robert Cumming

Art

Robert Cumming

Book

A comprehensive guide to western artists, themes, paintings, techniques and stories. Packed full of large, full-colour images of iconic works and lesser-known gems, Art: A Visual History covers over six-hundred and fifty artists, providing an expansive...

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Tomoko Fuse's origami art  by David Brill

Tomoko Fuse's origami art

David Brill

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An artistic anthology of her most impressive work, Tomoko Fuse's Origami Art can serve multiple purposes: as inspiration for an experienced origami folder; as a truly impressive coffee table book for the artistically-minded; or as a push for intermed...

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Drawing fantastic female fighters  by Hisashi Kagawa

Drawing fantastic female fighters

Hisashi Kagawa

Book

Two superstars of anime and manga open their studio doors and spill their secrets in this private master class. Join Hisashi Kagawa, an animation director for Sailor Moon, and Yoshihiko Umakoshi, a character developer for My Hero Academia, as they show...

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The Da Vinci women  by Kia Vahland

The Da Vinci women

Kia Vahland

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Leonardo da Vinci was a revolutionary thinker, artist, and inventor who has been written about and celebrated for centuries. Lesser known, however, is his revolutionary and empowering portrayal of the modern female centuries before the first women's ...

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Cross the streets

Cross the streets

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Cross the streets is a multlmadia exhibition, a project that brings a small share of dreamers, warriors and "offbeat" people, that have chosen to use the roads as art galleries and the walls as canvases, to the Museum. Giving shape and colour to their...

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The architecture lover's guide to Rome  by Elizabeth F. Heath

The architecture lover's guide to Rome

Elizabeth F. Heath

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Rome's architectural remains date as far back as the city's founding in the 8th century BCE. The primitive settlement that began on the Palatine Hill grew over the next thousand years to the caput mundi--the capital of the world--the largest, most po...

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Andy Warhol  by Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Book

As an underground art star, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) was the antidote to the prevalent abstract expressionist style of 1950s America. He introduced popular everyday subjects into his practice and openly acknowledged the wide-ranging influences on his ...

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You are an artist  by Sarah Urist Green

You are an artist

Sarah Urist Green

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Where do great artists get their inspiration? And how could they help you make something extraordinary? In this book, over fifty innovative artists from around the world share their creative techniques, and give you brilliantly imaginative exercises to...

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Mavis Ngallametta

Mavis Ngallametta

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Mavis Ngallametta was a senior Cape York artist renowned for her large-scale paintings, artworks in which she mastered figurative scenes combined with meandering dotted patterns over bold ochre fields, and where she wove together a multitude of persp...

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British Baroque

British Baroque

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This exhibition catalogue presents a fresh and visually breath-taking new look at the art of the late Stuart period in Britain (1660-1714). From the Restoration of Charles II in 1660 to the death of Queen Anne in 1714, the late Stuart period was a time...

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The art of Junji Ito  by Junji Itō

The art of Junji Ito

Junji Itō

Book

A first-ever collection of Junji Ito's artworks, featuring over 130 images from his bestselling manga titles along with rare works. This sublime collection includes all of Ito's unforgettable illustrations in both black-and-white and color, from Tomi...

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Secrets of small gardens  by Juliet photographer. Nicholas

Secrets of small gardens

Juliet photographer. Nicholas

Book

As sections get smaller and time gets stretched people increasingly want ideas for creating multi-functional, appealing outdoor spaces that offer options for everything from alfresco entertaining to edible gardens. This book features 20 gardens that ...

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Photography rules  by Paul Lowe

Photography rules

Paul Lowe

Book

Photography Rules provides over 150 essential mantras for anyone interested in taking good pictures. Written by an expert photographer and lecturer, the book is packed with practical advice and technical tips presented in a fun, light-hearted fashion....

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Baby  by Philippa Rice

Baby

Philippa Rice

Book

Baby: A Soppy Story is a collection of comics by New York Times bestselling graphic novelist Philippa Rice, based on real-life moments with her baby. It is a collection about the small, intimate, heart-warming experiences of a couple expecting their ...

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The joy of botanical drawing  by Wendy Hollender

The joy of botanical drawing

Wendy Hollender

Book

From expert illustrator and instructor Wendy Hollender comes this gorgeously illustrated, easy-to-follow, and inspiring guide to traditional and stunningly realistic botanical drawing that covers everything you need to draw our natural world.

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The stranger artist  by Quentin Sprague

The stranger artist

Quentin Sprague

Book

Amid the striking landscapes of the East Kimberley, art adviser Tony Oliver find himself deeply immersed in the world of a group of senior Gija artists. The bonds he forms with renowned painters Paddy Bedford and Freddie Timms backdrop the establishment...

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Digital photography  by Julie Adair King

Digital photography

Julie Adair King

Book

Take the fast route to better pictures with this guide packed with the advice of expert photographer Julie Adair King. It doesn't matter if you're shooting with a basic point-and-shoot camera, a pro camera, or the camera on your phone, the insights in...

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The art of advertising  by Julie Anne Lambert

The art of advertising

Julie Anne Lambert

Book

Advertisers in the nineteenth and early twentieth century pushed the boundaries of printing, manipulated language, inspired a new form of art and exploited many formats, including calendars, bookmarks and games. This collection of essays examines the...

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Raphael  by Julia Biggs

Raphael

Julia Biggs

Book

The archetypal artist of the High Renaissance, Raphael is regarded as one of the greatest painters of all time. Particularly noted for his paintings of Madonna and Child, his art spanned religious and classical subjects and included a number of portraits...

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The heart of the photograph  by David DuChemin

The heart of the photograph

David DuChemin

Book

Photographers often look at an image—one they’ve either already created or are in the process of making—and ask themselves a simple question: “Is this a good photograph?” How are you supposed to answer that? What does “good” even mean? What if you we...

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Nova, 1965-1975  by David Hillman

Nova, 1965-1975

David Hillman

Book

A chronicle of the magazine Nova's visual impact and influence during the eleven years it was published.

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The clearing  by Samantha (Artist) Clark

The clearing

Samantha (Artist) Clark

Book

This house has been a regular presence in my life for as long as I can remember. My heart has sunk a little every time I walk in... Samantha Clark enjoyed a busy career as an artist before returning home to Glasgow to take care of the house that her ...

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Peter Saul

Peter Saul

Book

Peter Saul is known for his vivid, cartoon-like paintings that satirize American culture. Influenced by the Chilean surrealist painter Roberto Matta and by MAD magazine, Saul developed his unique neo-surrealist style in contrast to the abstract expre...

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Ellis Rowan  by Christine Morton-Evans

Ellis Rowan

Christine Morton-Evans

Book

The extraordinary Ellis Rowan was no mere 'lady flower painter'. To great effect, she cast herself in the role of 'intrepid lady explorer', and became as well known for her lively accounts of flower-hunting exploits as for her paintings. This is her...

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The street art manual  by Bill Posters

The street art manual

Bill Posters

Book

The Street Art Manual is an illicit, tactical handbook to creating art in public and taking over urban space. Every type of street art is covered, from painting graffiti, to light projections, stenciling, wheat pasting and mural making, with each tec...

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Goya, drawings  by José Manuel Matilla

Goya, drawings

José Manuel Matilla

Book

Drawings by Francisco de Goya presents the fruits of the research undertaken for the publication of a new catalogue raisonné of Goya's drawings, a subject to which the Museo del Prado has always devoted particular attention and which is one of the keystones...

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The human planet  by George Steinmetz

The human planet

George Steinmetz

Book

A dynamic aerial exploration of our changing planet, published on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. The Human Planet is a sweeping visual chronicle of the Earth today from a photographer who has circled the globe to report on such urgent issues as c...

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Green  by Ula Maria

Green

Ula Maria

Book

In Green, Ula Maria takes a completely fresh look at creating a garden in whatever outdoor space is available - be it a roof terrace, balcony, small back yard or patio. Perfect for first-time gardeners, the book approaches creating a garden as if decorating...

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Black Widow  by Melanie Scott

Black Widow

Melanie Scott

Book

Who is Black Widow? Master spy? Avenger? S.H.I.E.L.D. agent? Natasha Romanoff is all this and much more. With a past cloaked in mystery and disinformation, it's hard to tell truth from deception. That's why Black Widow: Secrets of a Super-Spy is an i...

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Walls of change  by Hal Rubenstein

Walls of change

Hal Rubenstein

Book

The story of Wynwood Walls is one of change through passion, art and community. When Tony Goldman stumbled upon the expanse of stock warehouse buildings in Miami's Wynwood neighborhood, he saw a blank canvas. In 2009, the celebrated visionary set out...

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This is me  by Julie Adams

This is me

Julie Adams

Book

This is a book created by women, for women. A book which will move and inspire them. It began when photographer Julie Adams asked women and their children to come into her studio, which was always set up by the beach in surf clubs and pavilions, and ...

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Art London  by Hettie Judah

Art London

Hettie Judah

Book

Art London is more than a guidebook. It will accompany you on a journey through this great city, telling stories, uncovering histories, sharing insights into those who have made, collected and influenced art past and present. Moving neighborhood by.....

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An introduction to art  by Charles Harrison

An introduction to art

Charles Harrison

Book

An Introduction to Art will provide students not only with the intellectual resources required for the critical understanding of art, but also with the self-assurance needed for any honest and rewarding engagement with the products of human culture. ...

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Dale Grant  by Dale Grant

Dale Grant

Dale Grant

Book

Dale Grant's 'Fading Beauty' is a collection of photographs capturing the distinctive features which flowers display during their life cycle. Flowers all begin life looking rather similar but it is at the moment when they begin to wither and after some...

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San Francisco architects  by Francesc Zamora Mola

San Francisco architects

Francesc Zamora Mola

Book

The San Francisco Bay Area has a dynamic architectural scene with buildings and spaces reflecting a mix of geographical, cultural, technological, and ecological influences. The works of early generations of architects such as Bernard Maybeck, Julia M...

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Brick  by Carolyne Haynes

Brick

Carolyne Haynes

Book

Bricks - such small and seemingly uninteresting things - have helped to build the way we live as society has evolved, from the feudal system of early Britain right up to today. Originally very expensive, bricks were only used by those who could afford...

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Sustainable homes  by Cayetano Cardelús

Sustainable homes

Cayetano Cardelús

Book

This book presents a selection of eco-houses and sustainable homes built according to what is feasible today in terms of sustainable architecture that respects the environment. It shows us what ecological alternatives are available to standard building...

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Abstract video

Abstract video

Book

Offering historical and theoretical positions from a variety of art historians, artists, curators, and writers, this groundbreaking collection is the first substantive sourcebook on abstraction in moving-image media. With a particular focus on art since...

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Notre Dame Cathedral  by Dany Sandron

Notre Dame Cathedral

Dany Sandron

Book

Since its construction, Notre Dame Cathedral has played a central role in French cultural identity. In the wake of the tragic fire of 2019, questions of how to restore the fabric of this quintessential French monument are once more at the forefront. ...

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Double war  by Kit Messham-Muir

Double war

Kit Messham-Muir

Book

This book focuses on art and war and, in particular, the photographs of Shaun Gladwell, an internationally acclaimed young Australian artist who has represented Australia at a Venice Biennale and has also served as an official War Artist in Iraq and....

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Steve McCurry  by Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry

Book

In Animals, we discover a different side to the famed photographer who skillfully explores animals' complex relationship with humans and the environment. Tenderness abounds, particularly in scenes of unkempt street dogs sleeping contentedly next to a...

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Mixed media landscapes and seascapes  by Christopher Forsey

Mixed media landscapes and seascapes

Christopher Forsey

Book

Create stunning mixed-media landscapes and seascapes with the help of this insightful guide and artist Chris Forsey. Using water-based media - such as watercolors, pastels, wax crayons, ink, and acrylics - artists can develop exciting surface textures...

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The complete book of textures for artists  by Steven (Artist) Pearce

The complete book of textures for artists

Steven (Artist) Pearce

Book

Learning to render a variety of textures is a fundamental skill for any fine artist, no matter the chosen media or subject matter. The Complete Book of Textures for Artists features 501 step-by-step lessons, tips, and techniques for rendering a wide range...

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How to be an artist  by Jerry Saltz

How to be an artist

Jerry Saltz

Book

As the witty and passionate chief art critic for New York magazine, Jerry Saltz is often approached by artists, both amateur and professional, asking him for advice: How do I get started? How do I get better? Is what I'm doing even art at all? They want...

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Project: print  by Colette Whittington

Project: print

Colette Whittington

Book

Sketch it, carve it, print it! Spark your creativity... The essential guide to printmaking at home. Whether you have little experience or lots, this printmaking workshop will get your creative juices flowing. Test out a variety of techniques and inks...

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Figure drawing for all it's worth  by Andrew Loomis

Figure drawing for all it's worth

Andrew Loomis

Book

"Andrew Loomis is one of the most renowned and influential names in illustration. His hugely influential series of art instruction books has never been bettered, and this is the first of Titan's programme of facsimile editions, returning these classic...

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Acrylic  by Rita Isaac

Acrylic

Rita Isaac

Book

The second book in the popular 'Do More Art' series explores the myriad creative possibilities of working with acrylic. Fans of this artistic powerhouse will discover everything from basic painting techniques to more creative applications, such as po...

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The new black vanguard

The new black vanguard

Book

In 'The New Black Vanguard: Photography between Art and Fashion', curator and critic Antwaun Sargent addresses a radical transformation taking place in fashion and art today. The presentation of black figures and black runway and cover models in the media...

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Four-step watercolour  by Marina Bakasova

Four-step watercolour

Marina Bakasova

Book

Marina Bakasova loves to paint, and with the help of this book, you will too! She has put together this varied collection of her favourite subjects and shows you how to paint each one in her loose, characterful style. Each project can be completed in...

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Villas and gardens of the Renaissance  by Lucia Impelluso

Villas and gardens of the Renaissance

Lucia Impelluso

Book

A stunning collection of photographs celebrating the excellence of the Italian Renaissance period through palaces and gardens built between the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. The book illustrates nine locations of extraordinary artistic and archi...

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Sculpture of Les Animaliers, 1900-1950  by Edward Horswell

Sculpture of Les Animaliers, 1900-1950

Edward Horswell

Book

The first half of the twentieth century marked the heyday of animal sculpture throughout Europe. This comprehensive survey showcases the work of forty artists at the forefront of the 'Les Animaliers' movement between 1900 and 1950. Drawing on the rich...

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Private gardens

Private gardens

Book

This beautifully illustrated volume takes a wander through nearly forty private gardens from around the world, each as diverse and varied as is the natural environment. Ranging across traditional to contemporary gardens styles from Europe, America an...

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