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What has been loosely termed installation Art dominates the exhibition programmes of galleries worldwide. However, while it is much discussed it has rarely been clearly defined. In this book author Claire Bishop provides both a history and a full critical examination of installation art, in a survey of the form that is both thorough and accessible. Installation Art will provide, for the first time, a clear account of the rise of this now ...
A Lion in Paris
A Lion in Paris is widely regarded as the most accomplished book by multi-award-winning children’s author/illustrator Beatrice Alemagna. It tells the story of a lion who, bored by his rural life in the savanna, seeks excitement and opportunity in the City of Light. Upon arriving in Paris, the lion is disappointed to find that despite his size, people barely pay attention to him, not even when he lets out a ferocious roar on the busy ...
How to Paint Like Turner
British artist J.M.W. Turner (1775–1851) painted unforgettable watercolors and was revered for his masterly use of shifting light and dramatic cloudscapes. Now, this clear, accessible book reveals the secrets of Turner’s technique, making his magical effects possible for today’s painters. The book examines the materials Turner used and suggests modern-day equivalents to recreate his effects. Using his works as examples, chapters explore ...
Tate Watercolor Manual
Joyce H. Townsend
A classic medium, watercolor is practiced by many but mastered by few. This accessible and clear workbook is both a practical guide and an informative history. Beginning with a “1-day course,” the chapters cover technique, equipment, general theory, painting plein air, and conservation. The authors also examine the work of watercolor masters, among them Claude Lorrain, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, John Constable, J. M. W. Turner, and John ...
Standing in the Sun: A Life of J.M.W. Turner
Back in print after a decade, this book, which A. S. Byatt called a pleasure to read,” explores the life of J. M. W. Turner (17751851), Britain’s most mysterious painter, whose range of work encompasses seascapes and landscapes, executed in both immensely powerful oil paintings and intimate watercolors. Anthony Bailey crafts what the Guardian called a very fine portrait” of Turner, the short and stout son of a Covent Garden barber, ...
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Old Turtle And The Broken Truth
Watercolor Artist's Guide to Exceptional Color
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Dreamscapes: Creating Magical Angel, Faery & Mermaid Worlds In ...
Standing Soldiers, Kneeling Slaves: Race, War, and Monument in ...
Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the ...
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