Fast and furiousThe action men of modernism With motion and machines as its most treasured tropes, Futurism was founded in 1909 by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, along with painters Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carra, and Gino Severini. With affiliate painters, sculptors, designers,... read more
Collection of images selected for an exhibition of Leunig's paintings and satirical cartoons at the National Gallery of Victoria. Foreword by Helen Garner and comments by the artist, the selection contains the signs of struggle, normally etched out in the printing process.
|Author:||Parramon Editorial Team Staff|
|Series:||Pocket Art Guides|
Art students and amateur painters alike will find advice and instruction in Barron's popular Pocket Art Guides series. Each title focuses on a specific aspect of painting or drawing, and includes tips that even experienced professionals will find helpful. These informatio... read more
A Beautiful book featuring wise words of wisdom with photography by Fiona Tomlinson.
Pets have always featured prominently in professional photographer Fiona Tomlinson's family. It wasn't until the canine love of Fiona's life became unwell at the grand age of 14, that she ... read more
The landscape from Renaissance to Pop The landscape has been, for many centuries, one of the most important genres in painting. This book examines the landscape from the late Middle Ages to modern times, comprising a synopsis of the genre and covering a selection o... read more
|Series:||Dover Fine Art, History of Art|
These 135 fantastic and grotesque scenes depict the passion and grandeur of Dante's masterpiece - from the depths of Hell onto the mountain of Purgatory and up to the empyrean realms of Paradise. Includes plates produced for The Inferno, Purgatory, a... read more
Stuart's accessible and easy-to-follow text will guide you through the materials and equipment you need to get started, where to find inspiration, how to develop your ideas, and how to add mood, drama and atmosphere and a little bit of magic to create your own fantas... read more
The biggest, most lavish book production of the 20th century is back! "Sumo" was a titanic book in every respect: a 480-page tribute to the 20th century's most influential, intriguing and controversial photographer, it broke records for weight, dimensions, and resale price. ... read more
This is the first time that the Galery's major fashion and textiles works from its international collections have been published in the one book. As the Gallery has the largest collection in Australia, only the major works have been included.
|Author:||Judith Mary; Ryan Heather; Miller Colin A.; Jackson Andrew; Hope Amanda; Fyfe Dunsmore|
|Series:||Gallery of Victoria Ser.|
|Reading Level:||General Adult|
This book comprises works of art drawn from the Egyptian, Roman, Greece, Middle Eastern and Pre Columbian collections. Five specialist authors were engaged to write about the works.