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Thomas Bayrle: Playtime

The work of a pioneering artist, whose explorations of mass culture, consumerism, and politics remain highly relevant today This richly illustrated monograph brings together Bayrle's paintings, ..

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Thomas Heatherwick: Making

Covering the studios complete output over twenty years - some 170 projects - Thomas Heatherwick: Making answers what many have asked: How did he do that?. Heatherwick Studio has continued to expand si..

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Thought About It in My Head and I Felt It in My Heart but I Made It with My Hands

In this, the first book of his collected artwork, Rob Ryan combines a childlike enthusiasm for colour and craft with a romantic s compulsion to explore love, desire, fantasy, and melancholy. Working p..

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Tintin: Herge's Masterpiece

The definitive monograph on the art of Tintin. Since he first appeared in Herge's weekly cartoon strip in Le Petit Vingtieme in Paris in 1929, Tintin has become one of the most celebrated characters ..

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Toilet Martin Paper Parr Magazine (Limited Edition)
Toiletpaper: 11

Toiletpaper is an artists' magazine created and produced by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari, born out of a passion or obsession they both cultivate: images. The magazine contains no text; each..

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Traces of Vermeer

Johannes Vermeer's luminous paintings are loved and admired around the world, yet we do not understand how they were made. We see sunlit spaces; the glimmer of satin, silver, and linen; we see the sof..

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Trees in Art

In this superbly illustrated book, Charles Watkins explores the myth and magic of arboreal art. Enter the groves of the classical world, from Daphne's metamorphosis into a laurel tree to the gardens o..

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Trick of the Eye: How Artists Fool Your Brain

If seeing is believing, then artists might be the biggest liars of all. Painters, sculptors and photographers often try to convince their audiences that the paint is wet; the fruit is real; the window..

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Turner In His Time


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Turner to Monet: The Triumph of Landscape Painting

During the 19th century, landscape triumphed over other forms of art in Western culture. Turner to Monet takes a new look at landscape painting of this period, and considers the shift from depicting k..

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Turner: The Extraordinary Life and Momentous Times of J. M. W. Turner

The extraordinary life of J. M. W Turner, one of Britain's most admired, misunderstood and celebrated artists J. M. W. Turner is Britain's most famous landscape painter. Yet beyond his artistic achie..

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Tuscany: Art & Architecture

Tuscany is a fascinating region to experience art and architecture in a unique and personal way. Literally in every corner of Tuscany you find century-old churches, castles, beautiful manor houses and..

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Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb

The tomb of Tutankhamun, with its breathtaking treasures, remains the most sensational archaeological find of all time. This brilliantly illustrated volume takes the reader through Tutankhamun's tomb ..

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Urban Art Legends

From being spray-painted onto walls and trains, to enjoying acclaim in galleries and museums, the graffiti movement has changed. Far from being viewed as mindless vandalism, graffiti, or urban street ..

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Urban Potters: Makers in the City

Zooms in on the crafts revival in the cities and presents a selection of young, influential and inspiring ceramicists from around the globe. Clay is back: the age-old craft of ceramics is being embra..

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Van Gogh

Bringing the life and work of a truly unique artist to life, Van Gogh is a comprehensive guide to one of the most unconventional and highly original artists of the nineteenth century. Perhaps th..

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Van Gogh

Bold strokes of genius. This is the amazing work of a tormented soul. Vincent van Gogh's story is one of the most ironic in art history. He lived an unhappy and difficult life during which his work re..

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Van Gogh: The Life

This is the definitive and explosive biography, based on new materials, by the bestselling, prize-winning authors of Pollock. Vincent van Gogh created some of the best loved - and most expensive - wor..

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Vatican Art Deck: One Hundred Masterpieces

The Vatican Art Deck includes 100 cards highlighting the most iconic and significant works of art in the Vatican. The front side of each card shows a full-size photograph of the painting while the bac..

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Versailles: A Private Invitation

The largest chateau in the world holds a thousand and one secrets, even from those who know it intimately. Versailles has been described in detail since the reign of Louis XIV, but numerous ..

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Victorian All Over Patterns for Artists and Designers

Over 150 patterns selected from rare 19th-century publications. Florals, foliates, geometrics, and many other motifs ready to add period flavor to almost any project. Indispensable for textile, packag..

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Vincent van Gogh Atlas

A fascinating guide to Van Gogh's itinerant life, with vibrant images and stories about the many places where he lived and worked This exciting publication familiarizes readers of all ages with the ma..

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Vincent van Gogh: The Lost Arles Sketchbook


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Virtual Reality Beginner S Guide + Google Cardboard Inspired VR Viewer

Turn your smartphone into an interactive 3D viewer in under 5 minutes! Inspired by Google Cardboard, this affordable, easy-to-assemble kit from DODOcase is truly amazing. Fly through the Grand Canyon...

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Visual Impact: Creative Dissent in the 21st Century

An accessible and richly illustrated exploration of how art and design have driven major social and political change in the 21st century. Features the work of over 200 artists, from the famous such a..

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Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art

A global survey of 100 of today's most important clay and ceramic artists, chosen by leading art world professionals.Vitamin C celebrates the revival of clay as a material for contemporary visual arti..

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Vitamin D

Emma Dexter's introductory text offers a critical account of the recent evolution and role of drawing in the art world, and introduces some of the trends, methods and artists included in the book. In ..

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Vitamin D, New Perspectives In Drawing


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Vitamin D2: New Perspectives in Drawing

An up-to-the-minute survey of contemporary drawing featuring 115 artists from around the world, Vitamin D2 allows the reader to look at the medium in detail and study drawing's unique properties in re..

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Vitamin P2

A dynamic overview of the best new contemporary painting from around the world. The first volume of Vitamin P, published in 2002, inaugurated a vibrant period for painting. Since its publication, a wh..

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Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting


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Wabi-sabi: For Artists, Designers, Poets and Designers

This is an updated version of the enduring classic that first introduced the concept of "imperfect beauty" to the West. Text, images, and book design seamlessly meld into a wabi-sabi-like experienc..

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Walk Through Walls: A Memoir

'Her bravest work of performance art to date . . . Rawly intimate' ObserverThis memoir spans Marina Abramovic's five decade career, and tells a life story that is almost as exhilarating and extraordin..

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Wall & Piece

Artistic genius, political activist, painter and decorator, mythic legend or notorious graffiti artist? The work of Banksy is unmistakable, except maybe when it's squatting in the Tate or New York's M..

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Wall at Storm King


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Wanted: The search for the modernist murals of E. Mervyn Taylor

Mervyn Taylor - wood engraver, painter, illustrator, sculptor and designer - was one of the most celebrated New Zealand artists of the 1930s to 1960s. He was highly connected to modernism and national..

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Warhol A to Z: The Life of an Icon: from Adman to Zeitgeist

It is impossible to overstate the impact that Andy Warhol had on the way we make and consume art - in all its forms. This illustrated A to Z celebrates the many faces and facets of the legend that was..

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Water Life

Waterlife features Mithila art, a vibrant and delicate form of folk painting from Bihar in eastern India. The artist Rambharos Jha grew up on the banks of the legendary river Ganga, and developed a fa..

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Ways of Being: Advice for Artists by Artists:Advice for Artists b

How do you be an artist? How do you become one in the first place, and what sort of advice should you heed along the way? Is art a 'career', or a vocation? Do you need a studio or a dealer, and how do..

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We are FriendsWithYou

Founded in 2002 by the artists Samuel Borkson and Tury Sandoval III, FriendsWithYou is a fine art collective that has been spreading their trademarked message of Magic, Luck, and Friendship(TM) worldw..

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Whitely on Trial

On 5 March 2014, Melbourne conservator Aman Siddique received an early morning visit he will never forget: at 7am Victoria Police knocked on the door of his eastern suburbs home and arrested him for p..

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Willem de Kooning: A Way of Living

In a new format, the bestselling monograph on one of the most influential painters of the twentieth century. Willem de Kooning was a leading exponent of Abstract Expressionism. MoMA's 2011 de Ko..

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William Blake: Dante's 'Divine Comedy', the Complete Drawings

Imagination Ablaze William Blake's spectacular illustrations for "The Divine Comedy" Celebrated around the world as a literary monument, The Divine Comedy, completed in 1321 and written by Dante..

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William Morris: Words & Wisdom

Born in London in 1834, William Morris was a radical thinker whose democratic vision for society and art has continued to influence designers, artists and writers to this day, long after his death in ..

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Windsor Castle: An Popular History

Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, has been a site of fundamental historical, cultural and architectural importance to Great Britain for nearly 1,000 years. In thi..

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Winnie-The-Pooh: Exploring a Classic

Winnie-the-Pooh is one of the best-loved and most successful children's characters of all time. Published to accompany a major exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, this book explores ..

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Winslow Homer Watercolors

From the beautiful mountains and streams of Canada and the Adirondacks to the sandy beaches of New England, from the picturesque coasts of English villages to the sunny shores of the Bahamas, Winslow ..

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Wonderlands: The Illustration Art of Robert Ingpen

Step into Robert Ingpen's magical world with this book of wonderful images that have made Robert a worldwide household name for children's illustration. Here you will find his own autobiographical tal..

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World Atlas of Street Art and Graffiti

Painted murals first appeared in Latin America in the early 20th century; in the 1950s, spray-can graffiti associated with Latino gangs followed, notably the 'cholo' graffiti of Los Angeles. Today, st..

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World Atlas of Tattoo, The

Lively and informative, The World Atlas of Tattoo is a superbly illustrated and compelling reference book that, through examining the meeting point between tattoo artists and their personal understand..

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