Oh, for the days when the title “Working Girl” referred to the feel-good movie with Melanie Griffith.
“the reader is immersed into the story of art.”
As part of Prestel’s Masters of Art series, Chagall offers an introductory foundation to the life and works of Russian painter Marc Chagall (1887–1985).
“an important analysis and catalogue of a genius at work with a smirk on his never-seen face. The aggregate of his art is Banksy’s validation and legacy.
Ah, Raphael. The Raphael. The one and only Raphael who formed part of the famous trinity of High Renaissance polymath artists along with Michelangelo and Leonardo Da Vinci.
Hannah Höch is the paperback version of the catalog that accompanied a 2014 exhibition of Höch’s work in the Whitechapel Gallery, London.
“Munch in Dialogue demonstrates why Munch is a heavy hitter in the art history world.
“This book is for art lovers, and lovers of beauty and truth who value the human spirit that will not be denied by the destructive forces that humans have created.
“one will need to explore for oneself the captivating world that created the context for BFC’s existence.
In this quick and light read, Petitjean is simple and straight forward in his thesis.
“Unfortunately, this isn’t the accurate biography it purports to be.”
“Homer was an expressive artistic powerhouse, and the Cullercoats work proves his versatility.”
“Mona Kuhn: Works will secure her prominence as an artist who has a love for life and and the ability to manifest that love through beautiful photography.
Raggin’ On: The Art of Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson’s House and Journals may look like a book, but it is really an entire life devoted to art with which an effort to compact, to condense an
“In Pollock Confidential, they’re given a fascinating slice of this mercurial artist’s life, a strange marriage between a conservative government intrigue and rebellious creativity
Alexander “Sandy” Calder (1898–1976) lives larger than life in Jed Perl’s Part 2 biography.
Renaissance thinking was not just about making men smarter, more intellectual, and open minded (although who would complain about that happening!).
“Monet: The Garden Paintings makes a charming exhibition souvenir and a perfect memento in reverence to a prominent and beloved artist.”
Art history in the Golden Age is not the exclusive domain of Michelangelo’s Italy or Bruegel’s Netherlands. Other countries in Europe also produced prominent artists during that era.
Paula Rego: The Art of Story is an extensive monograph covering the breadth of a 60-year artistic career which, for all intents and purposes, could be summed up in one word: intense.
“Packed with 155 images of paintings, sketches, and copies of handwritten letters, Van Gogh's Inner Circle is a unique and welcome perspective on Van Gogh’s varied behaviors and ch
Louise Bourgeois: An Intimate Portrait is an art book in the way an antique rococo picture frame might be art.
“Lucy Jones has earned a place of distinction among contemporary expressionist visionaries.”
After Leonardo Di Vinci there was Rembrandt and before Picasso there was Rembrandt.
“Paint[s] an engaging picture of an artistic master who, for a figurative painter, was as generous with precise detail, symbolism and personal motives, as he was with color, while never dis