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“Lynch’s art is like his films: unconventional, dark, bizarre, and expressive.
In the vernacular of another era, these images would be considered far out or weird but in today’s world of fashion photography they would be considered more the norm than the exception.
“a virtual smorgasbord of visual delights, horrors, and insightful tidbits on photographic creators and influencers.”
“‘Florence received its greatest gift with the birth of Leonardo, and lost infinitely more with his death.’ Da Vinci was so much more than an artist; he brought sophistication and reverie t
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“The Short Story of Modern Art will allow the reader to feel more at ease, more confident, and more educated about the world of art.”
After reading an extremely brief introduction and a very informative single page foreword this book became a visual feast for the imagination.
“Paul Klee: Life and Work gathers together the full spectrum of Klee’s frame of mind, revealing his character through his artistic personality.”
“In a clean, straightforward manner, Raud spins a darling story. The message is clear, but not preachy or imparted from a moral high ground.
“Men made Miami beautiful not god.”
“Before her lens, the energy of the restless sea and wind pause but for a moment before moving on. The soft lines of the female body easily merge into the rocks and trees around them.
"‘The truth of the Apollo's great history is the stuff of which myths are made.’"
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“I Am offers American art lovers the opportunity to discover and to relish the innovative work of a painter who deconstructed the old and constructed her own brave
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“Otto Jakob: Ripe Fruit is just this fascinating exploration of art, design, and craftsmanship that can actually be classified as stand-alone within the genre.”
“Pierre Bonnard: The Colour of Memory defends Bonnard’s surprising historical significance, pushing him forward from the traditional French art history shelf onwar
“Color and Light highlights the life and key artistic periods of a painter who participated heavily in moving color to a dramatic new level.”
“The images and accompanying words in Eye on the West challenge us to see, think, and feel differently about the Western landscape . . .”
“Art of Feminism isn’t a book for art students, and it’s not a book for engaged feminists.
“Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: Imaginary Travels traces the life and works of this fascinating German artist during an exceptionally trying historical time period.”
“Without institutionalized American racism, Withers would never have become involved with racial espionage. But he still would have been a great photographer.”
“This is a book that is read once, and then once again, and again—each time gaining new insight into a true maestro.”
“there really is nothing that is not captivating about Bruegel and Bruegel: The Master has done all it can to present an extraordinary, comprehensive, savvy and scholarly survey of