234 books (12 pages) in this category
Master the basic theories and techniques of painting portraits in acrylic
by Susan Miller Bradbury
by John Berger
by Marcia Pointon
We are surrounded by portraits: from the cipher-like portrait of a queen on a bank note to security pass photos; from images of politicians in the media to Facebook; from galleries exhibiting Titian or Leonardo to contemporary art featuring the ...
Ambiguity and Indeterminacy in Modern Art
by Dario Gamboni
Explores ambiguity in modern art, considering images that rely to a very particular degree on an imaginative or a projected response from the viewer to achieve their effect. ...
Materials, Techniques & Projects
by Curtis Tappenden
This is the perfect introduction for anyone who's thought about painting in watercolour but isn't sure where to start. ...
50 Recipes that Will Kick Your Ass!
by Melissa Petitto
by Tom Nichols
The fifteenth century saw the evolution of a distinct and powerfully influential European artistic culture. But what does the familiar phrase ?Renaissance Art? actually refer to? Through engaging discussion of timeless works by artists such as ...Audio Book
by Tom Nichols
The fifteenth century saw the evolution of a distinct and powerfully influential European artistic culture. But what does the familiar phrase Renaissance Art actually refer to' Through engaging discussion of timeless works by artists such as Jan
A History of Art and its Dealers
by Philip Hook
Sotheby's art expert exposes five centuries of history, scandals, big wins and horrifying losses in the international art world. ...
In 1609 Rubens painted a large Adoration of the Magi for the Antwerp Town Hall. The painting made its way to the King of Spain and Rubens, arriving at the Spanish court in 1628, repainted, extended and refashioned the picture to his own ...
by PETROVA YEVGENIA
The subject of Russian Futurism is familiar only to experts, and based on highly limited material. No other movement appears to have evoked quite the same public response, having, as it does, social roots. Referred to as 'the art of the future' ...
by Stefan Sagmeister
Learn About Their Characteristics and Challenges as you Scratch to Reveal Portraits
by Anne Bentley
Learn About 20 Brilliant and Inspiring Women as you Scratch to Reveal Their Original Portraits
by Anne Bentley
Read fascinating bios on 20 incredible women and see if you know who they are as you scratch away the metallic coating to reveal beautiful portraits by artist Anne Bentley. ...
Use the easy-to-follow drawings to make your own beautiful artwork!
by Zoe Ingram
Lose yourself in 20 spiral, tangle, and geometric pattern designs with a twist! Each page is coated in metallic foil to be scraped away to reveal the colour below. ...
Discover techniques for creating ocean scenes and dramatic skies in watercolor
by Thomas Needham
The Ultimate Creative Tool
by Alex Hammond
by Ros King
Whether the fault of tedious teachers or hammy actors, Shakespeare is often seen as dry and impenetrable. In this fast-paced introduction, Ros King sets out to remind us of the sheer beauty and sophistication that can make Shakespeare's works a ...
by New Holland Publishers
Michael Muller has carved a career out of impressive encounters. Famed for his portraits of the world’s most elite actors, musicians, and sports stars, he has in the last decade built up one of the most spectacular portfolios of underwater shark
by Michael O'Mara Books
<DIV><P>This inspirational collection is a wonderful celebration of the wit and wisdom of women through the ages. In it you’ll find writers, artists, politicians, actors, musicians, fashionistas, from Sappho to Beyoncé and ...