Art


Category:

 Art

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 1989, age... read more

Nora Heysen: A Portrait
$34.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Art

A major new work from the world's leading writer on art Landscapes, the companion volume to John Berger's highly acclaimed Portraits, explores what art tells us about ourselves. "Berger's work is an invitation to reimagine; to see in different ways," writes Tom Overton in... read more

Landscapes - John Berger on Art
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

In this new, ground-breaking work, "Woven Masterpieces of Sikh Heritage", Frank Ames' unique passion for the subject reveals the events and ideas that transpired within this Khalsa (Sikh Brotherhood) movement, transforming the Kashmir shawl to one of powerful ethnic proportions. During this era of Pun... read more

Woven Masterpieces of Sikh Heritage: The Stylistic Development of the Kashmir Shawl 1780-1839
$135.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Art

"My Monster Bubblewriter Book" is an activity book to inspire and encourage creativity with both words and drawing. It teaches children how to create cool hand lettering, using their imaginations to create crazy alphabets from monster inspired scripts to patchwork letters. There are loads of fun thing... read more

My Monster Bubblewriter Book
$19.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Calligraphy literally translates as _beautiful writing_; it is a traditional skill in many countries around the world, and it has had a contemporary resurgence as a stylish medium for creating artwork. The book starts with the basic techn... read more

Calligraphy Style: 65 beautiful writing projects for every occasion
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Art

Spiraling Ideas Friedensreich Hundertwasser, hero of fluid forms and ecology Vivid color, organic forms, and a loathing of straight lines were just a few stalwart characteristics in the unique practice of Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928-2000). A non-conformist hero, the artist, archite... read more

Hundertwasser
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Photography is now more popular than ever thanks to the rapid development of digital cameras. Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs is for this new wave of DSLR dabblers and users of compact system, and bridge cameras. It contains no graphs, no ... read more

Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs
$26.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Art

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
$49.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Art Studio: Faces & Features introduces beginning artists and art enthusiasts to the art of drawing and painting heads, faces, and expressions using a variety of medium... read more

Faces and Features - More Than 50 Techniques for Drawing and Painting Heads, Faces, and Features in Pencil, Acrylic, Watercolor, and More!
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

This publication presents some of the highest artistic achievements in Chinese history. Drawing on the exceptional collection of the National Palace Museum in Taipei, Heaven and earth in Chinese art: treasures from the Nat... read more

Heaven and Earth in Chinese Art - Treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei
$45.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Art

Under the microscope: Paintings' hidden secrets revealed This important addition to our understanding of art history's masterworks puts some of the world's most famous paintings under a magnifying glass to uncover their most small and subtle elements and a... read more

What Paintings Say: 100 Masterpieces in Detail
$39.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

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
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1