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You had better make some noise
Our Price: £6.95
A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globeYou Had Better Make Some ...
Mark Kistler's you can draw in 30 days
Our Price: £12.59
Learn to draw in 30 days with public television's favourite drawing teacher. Drawing is an acquired skill, not a talent- anyone can learn to draw! ...

What they didn't teach you in fashion school
Our Price: £13.49
A career guide for fashion designers and professionals, covering everything you need to know about building a successful business after graduating.H...
Facial expressions
Our Price: £17.09
All artists are tired of persuading their nearest and dearest to look sad.look glad.look mad.madder.no, even madder.okay, hold it. For those artists ...

Jean-Michel Basquiat
Our Price: £58.50
Featuring foldouts, candid photographs, and full-page color installation shots, this beautiful new book celebrates the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat ov...
Tom Ford
Our Price: £76.50
Tom Ford has become one of fashion's great icons. He transformed Gucci from a moribund accessories label into one of the sexiest fashion brands in the...

Flying too close to the sun
Our Price: £39.95
The first major survey to reveal the ways in which Classical mythology has inspired art throughout the last 2,500 years From the films of Woody Allen ...
Art as therapy
Our Price: £10.95
Two authorities on popular culture reveal the ways in which art can enhance mood and enrich lives - now available in paperback This passionate, though...

Fighting on all fronts
Our Price: £18.00
John Rothenstein, son of Sir William Rothenstein, a celebrated portrait painter, was born in 1901, four years after the Tate Gallery had been founded ...
The great divorce
Our Price: £8.09
C.S. Lewis's dazzling allegory about heaven and hell - and the chasm fixed between them - is one of his most brilliantly imaginative tales, as he take...

The art book
Our Price: £24.95
In a new compact and portable format - the accessible, award-winning A-Z guide to the world's great painters and sculptors The Art Book is a landmark ...
Universe
Our Price: £39.95
Explore the stars and planets and beyond through 300 fascinating images - an international panel of experts take you on a journey through man's record...

The drama of space
Our Price: £57.15
The experience of architectural spaces is formed by the way they are staged. The Drama of Space examines the composition and articulation of architect...
Feel free
Our Price: £18.00
FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDAS HEARD ON BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEKThe one and only Zadie Smith, prize-winning, bestselling au...

Design as art
Our Price: £8.99
One of the last surviving members of the futurist generation, Bruno Munari's Design as Art is an illustrated journey into the artistic possibilities o...
Drama-based pedagogy
Our Price: £27.00
Drama-based Pedagogy examines the mutually beneficial relationship between drama and education, championing the versatility of drama-based teaching an...

The value of art
Our Price: £13.49
In straightforward prose that doesn't mystify art or deny its special allure, prominent art dealer and market expert Michael Findlay offers an up-clos...
Binding space
Our Price: £36.45
Books orient, intrigue, provoke and direct the reader while editing, interpreting, encapsulating, constructing and revealing architectural representat...

Axis mundo
Our Price: £40.50
Working between the 1960s and early 1990s, the artists profiled in this compendium represent a broad cross section of L.A.'s art scene. With nearly 40...
Reading art
Our Price: £24.95
A celebration of artworks featuring books and readers from throughout history, for the delight of art lovers and bibliophiles As every book tells a st...

Keeping an eye open
Our Price: £16.99
'Flaubert believed that it was impossible to explain one art form in terms of another, and that great paintings required no words of explanation. Braq...
Union issue 12
Our Price: £24.29
The word Union can be defined as the state of being joined, united or linked. The magazine takes its name from the concept of creating a beautiful a...

Women who read are dangerous
Our Price: £14.39
What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries? Stefan Bollmann's Women Who Read Are Dangerous explores t...
500 self portraits
Our Price: £19.95
A compelling collection of self-portraits from throughout recorded history, revised to include captivating contemporary works The challenge of interpr...

The Royal Wedding Colouring Book
Our Price: £5.99
We all dreamed that we'd one day marry Prince Harry, but now Hollywood royalty Meghan Markle has claimed the throne in a love story fit for the golden...
A woman looking at men looking at women
Our Price: £9.89
A trail-blazing and inspiring collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience and psychology featuring The Delusions of Certainty, winner of the E...

Known and strange things
Our Price: £8.99
Shortlisted for the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award and the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the EssayA blazingly intelligent first collectio...
New York
Our Price: £26.96
The bustling gateway to America, New York has always been a city of dramatic excitement-big dreams and constant changes. A legendary photojournalist a...

Before they pass away
Our Price: £90.00
This historic volume showcases tribal cultures around the world. With globalization, these societies are to be prized for their distinctive lifestyles...
Les dīners de gala
Our Price: £40.50
Les diners de Gala is uniquely devoted to the pleasures of taste . If you are a disciple of one of those calorie-counters who turn the joys of eating...

Imaginarium
Our Price: £26.99
How can you create images that are authentic expressions of your vision, images that you are invested in and that foster joy in the process of their c...
How to see the world
Our Price: £8.99
In recent decades, we have witnessed an explosion in the number of visual images we encounter, as our lives have become increasingly saturated with sc...

Create dangerously
Our Price: £0.90
'To create today is to create dangerously'Camus argues passionately that the artist has a responsibility to challenge, provoke and speak up for those ...
Poemotion. 2
Our Price: £13.50
The interactive book object Poemotion 2 is a color sequel to Takahiro Kurashima's popular title Poemotion from Lars Muller Publishers. The abstract gr...

The art of forgery
Our Price: £19.95
The Art of Forgery: The Minds, Motives and Methods of Master Forgers explores the stories, dramas and human intrigues surrounding the world's most fam...
Tandem Activity Book
Our Price: £9.89
This illustrated activity book packs a creative adventure for two. Filled with more than 75 imaginative activities, each page invites two users to doo...

Weatherland
Our Price: £9.89
Writers and artists across the centuries, from Chaucer to Ian McEwan, and from the creator of the Luttrell Psalter in the 14th century to John Piper i...
The waste land and other poems
Our Price: £10.99
April is the cruellest month, breedingLilacs out of the dead land, mixingMemory and desire, stirringDull roots with spring rain . . .Published in 1922...

Co-art
Our Price: £24.95
Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively Art history is traditionally presented as the in...
The artist project
Our Price: £49.95
120 of the world's most influential contemporary artists discuss the art that inspires them in this lavishly packaged and designed book. The Artist Pr...

Édifices de Rome moderne
Our Price: £27.00
Paul Letarouilly's masterpiece, Edifices de Rome Moderne , has been hailed as the most beautiful book on Renaissance architecture ever published. Leta...
A Year In Art
Our Price: £16.19
Celebrating the extraordinary popularity of the Year in Art series, this book presents masterpieces of art from the ancient world to the modern day in...

Dark side of the boom
Our Price: £17.99
This text scrutinizes the excesses and extravagances that the 21st-century explosion of the contemporary art market brought in its wake. The buying of art as an investment, temptations to forgery and fraud, tax evasion, money laundering and pressure to produce more and more art all form part of this story, as do the upheavals in auction houses and
Steal like an artist
Our Price: £8.99
Unlock your creativity. An inspiring guide to creativity in the digital age, Steal Like an Artist presents ten transformative principles that will hel...

The art book for children
Our Price: £14.95
Children's edition of Phaidon's best-selling The Art Book, presenting 30 of the most significant artists from all periods. Each spread is illustrated ...
Paris sketchbook
Our Price: £22.46
In this book of watercolour paintings and sketches, the beauty of Paris is celebrated through the talents of Fabrice Moireau and Maria Kelly.

Fame
Our Price: £0.90
'Good b.o means good box office. You can smell it from a mile away'The legendary sixties New York pop artist Andy Warhol's hilarious and insightful ...
Ultima
Our Price: £12.99
The shockingly audacious conclusion to the international bestselling phenomenon that began with Maestra. If you can't beat them - kill them First ...

Summer Nights Artist's Edition
Our Price: £13.49
New formats to the bestselling Summer Nights Coloring Book, primed for summer. Introducing the latest additions to Hanna Karlzon's beloved coloring bo...
Locals Only
Our Price: £12.56
One afternoon in 1975, a young photographer named Hugh Holland drove up Laurel Canyon Boulevard in Los Angeles and encountered skateboarders carving u...