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33 Artists in 3 Acts

This compelling narrative goes behind the scenes with the world’s most important living artists to humanize and demystify contemporary art.

50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship (Dover Fine Art,

For many, Salvador Dalí (1904–1989) represents the Surrealist painter par excellence, one whose work explored his own dream life, hallucinations,

75 Masterpieces Every Christian Should Know: The Fascinating

Winner of a 2017 Christianity Today Book Award*****Some of the greatest painters, musicians, architects, writers, filmmakers, and poets have taken

A Glorious Freedom: Older Women Leading Extraordinary

The glory of growing older is the freedom to be more truly ourselves—with age we gain the liberty to pursue

A Life of Picasso Volume II: 1907 1917: The Painter

John Richardson draws on the same combination of lively writing, critical astuteness, exhaustive research, and personal experience which made a

A Revolution in Color The World of John Singleton Copley

“A sensory tour de force.” —Caitlin Fitz, The Atlantic In this intimate portrait of the painter John Singleton Copley and

A Treatise on Painting

THE LIFE LEONARDO DA VINCI. Among the many distinguished individuals who flourished in Italy during the early part of the

An Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Traditional Symbols

In nearly 1500 entries, many of them strikingly and often surprisingly illustrated, J. C. Cooper has documented the history and

ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You

The definitive, must-have guide to pursuing an art career—the fully revised and updated edition of Art/Work, now in its fourteenth

Bernini: His Life and His Rome

Sculptor, architect, painter, playwright, and scenographer, Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598–1680) was the last of the great universal artistic geniuses of

Calder: The Conquest of Time: The Early Years: 1898-1940

The first biography of America’s greatest twentieth-century sculptor, Alexander Calder: an authoritative and revelatory achievement, based on a wealth of

Celtic Knot Artwork: with Gaelic Proverbs

This books contains Lorraine Kelly’s paintings and drawings containing Celtic Knots. Some of the traditional designs in this book have

Clear Seeing Place: Studio Visits

From the salt marshes and moss-draped live oaks of the South Carolina Lowcountry to the New York art world, Clear

Conversations About Creativity: Art, Writing, Music,

What makes creative people tick? Ellen Palestrant’s conversations with diverse creators gives readers fascinating insights into the commonalities, the differences,

Creative Pep Talk: Inspiration from 50 Artists

Every artist needs a little pep talk now and then. An inspiring tool and beautiful art book in one, Creative

David Hammons (Afterall Books / One Work)

Drawing on unpublished documents and oral histories, an illustrated examination of an iconic artwork of an artist who has made

David Sedaris Diaries: A Visual Compendium

A remarkable illustrated volume of artwork and images selected from the diaries David Sedaris has been creating for four decades

Delphi Complete Works of Johannes Vermeer (Illustrated)

This is the second volume of a new series of publications by Delphi Classics, the best-selling publisher of classical works.

Delphi Complete Works of Michelangelo (Illustrated)

The ‘Divine’ sculptor, painter, architect, poet and engineer, Michelangelo Buonarroti exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art,

Delphi Complete Works of Vincent van Gogh (Illustrated)

This is the third volume of a new series of publications by Delphi Classics, the best-selling publisher of classical works.

Diego Rivera: His World and Ours

This charming book introduces one of the most popular artists of the twentieth century, Diego Rivera, to young readers. It

Doré’s Illustrations for “Paradise Lost”

Gustave Doré’s Romantic style of illustration, supremely imaginative and richly detailed, was ideally suited to literary subjects. His wood-engraved illustrations

Envelope Poems

Another gorgeous copublication with the Christine Burgin Gallery, Emily Dickinson’s Envelope Poems is a compact clothbound gift book, a full-color selection from

Feast Your Eyes

“The year’s most satisfying new book.” – GrubStreet Artist Brittany Wright was stuck in a job she didn’t love and

Georgia O’Keeffe: A Life

A New York Times Notable Book: Roxana Robinson’s definitive biography of Georgia O’Keeffe is a rich and revealing portrait of


Robert Hughes, who has stunned us with comprehensive works on subjects as sweeping and complex as the history of Australia

Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales

Some of our most well-known tales were originated by the pen of Hans Christian Andersen. A prolific writer, Andersen’s oeuvre

Happy Little Accidents: The Wit & Wisdom of Bob

A tribute to Bob Ross-the soft-spoken artist known for painting happy clouds, mountains, and trees-Happy Little Accidents culls his most

Herding Cats: A Sarah’s Scribbles Collection

“. . . author Sarah Andersen uses hilarious (and adorable) comics to illustrate the very specific growing pains that occur

Houseplants and Hot Sauce: A Seek-and-Find Book for

This cheeky seek and find features illustrated scenes from the life of a modern gal—from brunch with friends to shopping

How to See: Looking, Talking, and Thinking about Art

“If John Berger’s Ways of Seeing is a classic of art criticism, looking at the ‘what’ of art, then David


Writings on human life and the refugee crisis by the most important political artist of our time Ai Weiwei (b.

I Only Read It for the Cartoons: The New Yorker’s

Available for the first time to The New Yorker’s one million-plus readers: a volume dedicated to the individual careers of

Infinity Net: The Autobiography of Yayoi Kusama

I am deeply terrified by the obsessions crawling over my body, whether they come from within me or from outside.

Joan Miró: I Work Like a Gardener

In 1958, artist Joan Miró and critic Yvon Taillandier sat down for an in-depth discussion on Miró’s life and work.

John Wesley: A Plain Account of Christian Perfection

WHAT I purpose in the following pages is, to give a plain and distinct account of the steps by which

Joni Mitchell

A lush exploration of Joni Mitchell’s career and art When singer, musician, and broadcast journalist Malka Marom had the opportunity

Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art

An extraordinary collection—hawk-eyed and understanding—from the Man Booker Prize–winning, best-selling author of The Sense of an Ending and Levels of

Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic

Filled with reproductions of Kehinde Wiley’s bold, colorful, and monumental work, this book encompasses the artist’s various series of paintings

Kirby: King of Comics (Anniversary Edition)

Jack Kirby created or co-created some of comic books’ most popular super heroes, including Captain America, The X-Men, The Hulk,

Leonardo and the Last Supper

Early in 1495, Leonardo da Vinci began work in Milan on what would become one of history’s most influential and

Leonardo’s Notebooks: Writing and Art of the

An all-new, jewel-like, reader-friendly format gives new life to this relaunch of an international best-seller.Leonardo da Vinci?artist, inventor, and prototypical

Lost in Translation: An Illustrated Compendium of Untranslatable

An artistic collection of more than 50 drawings featuring unique, funny, and poignant foreign words that have no direct translation

Lucian Freud: Eyes Wide Open (Icons)

Phoebe Hoban, author of definitive biographies of Jean-Michel Basquiat and Alice Neel, now turns her attention to Lucian Freud, the

Modeling the Head in Clay: Creative Techniques for

Creative techniques step-by-step. This book offers the reader an opportunity to watch one of our foremost contemporary sculptors at work,

Moebius Library: The World of Edena

Working closely with Moebius Productions in France, Dark Horse is putting the work of a master storyteller back in print–with

My Art, My Life: An Autobiography (Dover Fine Art,

“Engrossing as a novel … throws a clear white light on one of the most spectacular artists of our time.”

Notebooks (Oxford World’s Classics)

‘Study me reader, if you find delight in me…Come, O men, to see the miracles that such studies will disclose