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Landscapes: John Berger on Art

With Portraits, world-renowned art writer John Berger took us on a captivating journey through centuries of art, situating each artist in the proper political and historical contexts. In Landscapes, a..

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Late Harvest

Late Harvest juxtaposes contemporary art made with taxidermy with historically significant wildlife paintings, resulting in intriguing parallels and startling aesthetic aesthetic contrasts. The public..

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Laurie Anderson All the Things I Lost in the Flood

Laurie Anderson is one of the most revered artists working today, and she is as prolific as she is inventive. She is a musician, performance artist, composer, fiction writer, and filmmaker (her most r..

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Lawrence Alma-Tadema

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912), was one of the finest and most distinctive of the Victorian painters. Dutch-born, he moved to London in 1870 and became famous for his depictions of the luxury an..

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Le Corbusier Le Grand

A spectacular visual biography of one of the greatest architects of the 20th century...

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Leonardo Da Vinci

Da Vinci in detail: Leonardo's life and work - the definitive edition. All pictures, all drawings! Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) possessed one of the greatest minds of all time; his importance and inf..

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Leonardo Da Vinci

This book explores Leonardo da Vinci's unique artistic talents and at the same time introduces Leonardo the mathematician, urban planner, cartographer, poet, musician, astronomer, and medical scientis..

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Leonardo Da Vinci: The Graphic Work

The deftness of da vinci. The drawings of Art History's master genius. One of the most accomplished human beings who ever lived, Leonardo da Vinci remains the quintessential Renaissance genius. Creato..

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Lichtenstein

The Pop star: When art went Whaam!American painter Roy Lichtenstein (1923 1997) pioneered a new epoch in American art, bursting onto a scene dominated by Abstract Expressionism in late 1950s New York ..

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Lists of Note

Humans have been making lists for even longer than they've been writing letters. They are the shorthand for what really matters to us: our hopes and aspirations; likes and dislikes; rules for living a..

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Lives of the Surrealists, The

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Living with Leonardo: A Memoir

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Looking At Pictures

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Louvre Abu Dhabi: The Complete Guide

The complete guide of the extraordinary collections of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the new-born universal museum by the French, Pritzker Prize winning architect Jean Nouvel. Like the museum, born on ..

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Luc Tuymans: The Image Revisited: in Conversation with Gottfried Boehm, T.J. Clark & Hans M. De Wolf

At the age of nineteen, a young Luc Tuymans saw for the very first time the work of El Greco on a visit to the Szepmveszeti Muzeum in Budapest, an event that sparked his imagination and prompted him..

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Lure of the Sun: Charles Blackman in Queensland

Charles Blackman (1928-) is a major mid-twentieth-century artist who has had an important link with Queensland since his first visit to Brisbane in 1948. Here, he was influenced by Sidney Nolan and be..

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Madam and Eve: Women Portraying Women

How do women paint or photograph each other? How do they represent each other in performance or sculpture? As mothers or heroines? With tenderness, aggression or respect? Madam & Eve explores the fema..

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Magic Mirror of M.C. Escher

"A woman once rang me up and said, `Mr. Escher, I am absolutely crazy about your work. In your print Reptiles, you have given such a striking illustration of reincarnation.' I replied, `Madame, if tha..

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Make Your Mark: The New Urban Artists

Make your Mark is divided into three: 'Draw', 'Paint', 'Make'. It celebrates and discusses the work of forty-five urban artists, extraordinarily diverse but united by one basic principle: their work i..

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Mapping it out: An Alternative Atlas of Contemporary Cartographies

Over 130 leading lights from different fields artists, architects, writers and designers, geographers, mathematicians, computer pioneers, scientists make sense of exterior and interior worlds through ..

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Maps of London and Beyond

A stunning collection of contemporary art maps from a leading artist that gives a unique view of our history and life today. Award-winning artist Adam Dant's maps of London and beyond are beaut..

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Marc

A blueprint for Expressionism Printmaker Franz Marc s short life fueled the rise of German Expressionism Printmaker, landscape painter, and cofounder of Der Blaue Reiter ( The Blue Rider ), Franz Marc..

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Marilynn Webb: Prints & Pastels

An outstanding artist and art educator, Marilynn Webb has international stature as a print-maker. Less well-known are her brilliant pastels evoking southern wilderness areas: Lake Mahinerangi, the Ida..

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Mark Bradford

The first comprehensive study of the work of one of the most significant abstract painters of his generation.This timely entry in the Contemporary Artists series focuses on Mark Bradford, the Los Ange..

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Mark Rothko: Break into the Light

Mark Rothko's awe-inspiring yet deceptively simple, iconic colour field paintings belie the mythical and emotional complexity behind them. Rothko put his heart and soul into creating works that were t..

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Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel

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Market, The : Documents of Contemporary Art

Transnational markets hold sway over all aspects of contemporary culture, and that has transformed the environment of recent art, blurring the previously discrete realms of price and value, capital an..

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Mathematics and Art: A Cultural History

This is a cultural history of mathematics and art, from antiquity to the present. Mathematicians and artists have long been on a quest to understand the physical world they see before them and the abs..

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Maze: A Labyrinthine Compendium, The:A Labyrinthine Compendium

Mazes have been a part of civilization for at least 4,000 years, and there are more being built now than ever before. What is it about these magical life-size puzzles that continues to intrigue us? ..

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Mechanical Art, The

Andy Warhol (Pittsburgh, 1928) is without a doubt one of the most relevant and best-known artists of the 20th century. This volume, which accompanies the exhibition of the same name in Barcelona, Ma..

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Mega Model: T. Rex: Build your own huge dinosaur

Build your own 91-cm long Mega Model Tyrannosaurus Rex to marvel at in your home! Illustrated to the highest detail to create a living T. Rex prowling through a swamp, this striking model is easy to p..

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Melbourne Street Art Guide

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Methods & Theories of Art History

Art historical theory is a forum of intense, often passionate debate. This book provides an accessible introduction to the range of critical theories used in analysing art. It covers a broad range of ..

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Michelangelo

Renaissance man in extremis Michelangelo, in pursuit of the beautiful and sublime Italian-born Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (1475 1564) was a tormented, prodigiously talented, and God-fe..

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Michelangelo: Drawings

Graphic beauty Michelangelo s breathtaking drawings Very few artists can claim such lasting and worldwide fame and importance as Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 1564). The nickname il divino ( the divin..

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Michelangelo: The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture

Il divino Meet the Renaissance master Before reaching the tender age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 1564) had already sculpted Pieta and David, two of the most famous sculptures in the entire hi..

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Mid-Century Ads

Gleaned from thousands of images, this book offers the best of American print advertising in the age of the "Big Idea." From the height of American consumerism, bold and colorful campaigns paint a fas..

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Milton Glaser Posters

Milton Glaser's posters-more than 450 since 1965-combine conceptual rigor and originality with a mastery of visual language and a high level of artistic expression. Some, like his 1967 Bob Dylan poste..

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Misere: The Visual Representation of Misery in the 19th Century
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Modern Art 1870-2000: Impressionism to Today

Modern matters: A blow-by-blow account of groundbreaking modernismMost art historians agree that the modern art adventure first developed in the 1860s in Paris. A circle of painters, whom we now know ..

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Modern Art Desserts: Recipes for Cakes, Cookies, Confections, and Frozen Treats Based on Iconic Works of Art

Taking cues from works by Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and Matisse, pastry chef Caitlin Freeman, of Miette bakery and Blue Bottle Coffee fame, creates a collection of uniquely delicious dessert recipes (..

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Modernists and Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters 1945-70
MoMA Masterpieces: Painting and Sculpture

Since its founding in 1929, The Museum of Modern Art in New York has brought the history of modern and contemporary art to vivid life through its extraordinary holdings. MoMA Masterpieces provides a f..

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Monarch of the Glen

The Monarch of the Glen by Sir Edwin Landseer (1802 1873) is one of the most celebrated paintings of the nineteenth century. It was acquired by the National Galleries of Scotland in 2017. In this new ..

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Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre

A fascinating insight into the strange world of collectors of the macabre, Morbid Curiosities features 17 unique collections and an extensive interview with each collector, explaining how and why they..

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Morris

William Morris (1834-1896) was one of the great figures of the 19th century-a pioneer of modern design. His work as a visionary designer, manufacturer, political activist and social reformer had a pro..

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Movie Posters Re-Imagined: Alternative Designs for the World's Favourite Cult Films

The world s best, wittiest lowbrow designers reimagine movie posters for 150 cult films that are built into the DNA of any movie buff "Nightmare on Elm Street," "Psycho," "Vertigo," "Poltergeist," "M..

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Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense

Edward Lear's poems follow and break the rules. They abide by the logic of syntax, the linking of rhyme and the dance of rhythm, and these 'nonsenses' are full of joy - yet set against darkness. Where..

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Murals

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