Art

The prominent Australian artist Nora Heysen has been said to have worked in the shadow of her father Hans Heysen, one of Australia's most recognised landscape painters. Letters between the two, however, reveal a different story. In 1934, ... read more

Heysen to Heysen - Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen
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Hahndorf artist Nora Heysen was the first woman to win the Archibald Prize, and Australia's first female painter to be appointed as an official war artist.
A portraitist and a flower painter, Nora Heysen's life was defined by an all-consuming drive to draw and paint. In 198... read more

Nora Heysen: A Portrait
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A coffee table book containing a collection of 75 exquisitely personal and highly evocative photographs of Marcel Marceau taken between 1965 and 2003 from the wings on-stage as he performed live to an audience in Adelaide, SA, Australia. Included are stories, in... read more

Out of Silence - Marcel Marceau by Jan Dalman
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I love a sunburnt country, A land of sweeping plains, Of ragged mountain ranges, Of droughts and flooding rains. I love her far horizons, I love her jewel-sea, Her beauty and her terror The wide brown land for me!
Dorothea Mackellar's words... read more

A Painted Landscape: Across Australia from Bush to Coast
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Whether as a reaction to our technological present or as a manifestation of fears concerning our environmental future, depictions of the natural world in painting have never seemed more pertinent or urgent.
Some of the most ambitious, crucial and intellectually vibrant pai... read more

Landscape Painting Now
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Reading Level:4 non fiction

Ben Quilty has worked across a range of media including drawing, photography, sculpture, installation and film. His works often respond to social and political events, from the current global refugee crisis to the complex social history of Australia; he is constantly critiquing no... read more

Ben Quilty 2010 - 2018
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Drawing from the Kew and Shirley Sherwood collections, Treasures of Botanical Art reveals the history of botanical painting, a genre devoted to beauty and science in equal measure. With its origins in fifteenth-century illustrations used to explain the medicinal and culinary use... read more

Treasures of Botanical Art
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Series:Draw 62 Ser.

Build your drawing and character design skills while following the step-by-step instructions of Draw 62 Animals and Make Them Cute. Beloved illustrator and Instagrammer Heegyum Kim takes you on a fun journey to expand your character-building skills as she shows youho... read more

Draw 52 Animals and Make Them Cute
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In the 18th and 19th centuries, the European world learned of amazing varieties of nature existing in Australasia; an apparent, infinite array of plants, birds, reptiles, mammals and insects. Scientific clubs and organisations grew, each publishing fulsome records, but... read more

John Gould: An Australian Perspective
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The Short Story of Modern Art explains the how, why and when of modern art - who introduced certain things, what they were, where they were produced, and why they matter. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 k... read more

The Short Story of Modern Art - A Pocket Guide to Key Movements, Works, Themes, and Techniques
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An accessible, comprehensive, freshly-updated celebration of the vast range of human artistry from 28,000 BC to today
Brought completely up to date for this revised edition and now available in a compact n... read more

30,000 Years of Art , New Edition, Mini Format - The Story of Human Creativity Across Time & Space
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As an art student in 1993, Michael De Feo drew a simple bloom that became a familiar and welcome presence in New York after he spent countless nights pasting hundreds of versions of it all over the city's building walls. Twenty-five years later, these flowers have been sighted in... read more

Michael de Feo: Flowers
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