The art of the artist theories and techniques of art by the artists themselves. by Arthur Zaidenberg

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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  • Painting,
  • Art

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Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23372419M

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A collection of seminal art ordered alphabetically by artist, with selections from diverse eras of history and schools of art.

Each artist gets one page with a single representative work depicted along with some explanatory text. There are over artists included in this way/5(). This book is a wonderful review of the art of books as contemporary sculpture. As a fiber artist-bookmaker-handmade paper maker, I bought a copy for my own library, then gave another copy as a gift to a fellow artist who was interested in using books and book images in art Cited by: 2.

Publications that paired writers and artists often resulted in fossilized works, though against a mass of conventional artists’ books from the late s, Dubuffet’s 'Lunette farcie' or Iliazd’s celebration of the anniversary of Dada, 'Poésie de mots inconnus', stand out as showing what books could do to express vastly different artistic.

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These ‘projects for the page’ are generally inexpensive, often produced in large or open editions, and are democratically available.

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The Artist’s Way is the seminal book on the subject of creativity. An international bestseller, millions of readers have found it to be an invaluable guide to living the artist’s life. Still as vital today—or perhaps even more so—than it was when it was first published one decade ago, it is a powerfully provocative and inspiring work/5(K).

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‘In his large ( pages) monograph (first published in October in German) he manages not to look at the phenomenon of Richter, but at the artist’s paintings and. A wide-ranging survey devoted to the modern book as an art form, A Century of Artists Books traces the international development of these books, and celebrates the extraordinary impact that modern artists have had on the centuries-old tradition of book design.

In this comprehensive collection of art made from books, we explore the myriad of ways that bibliophilic artists inventively transform works of literature into works of art. Some artists, such as Claire Brewster and Loui Jover, cleverly transform individual. The 'artist's book' has long been an important form of expression, and Artists Who Make Books showcases 32 internationally recognized artists who have.

The Parisian art dealer Ambroise Vollard was paramount in the use of the book format to showcase the work of an artist, the livre d'artiste. (L Literally artist's book, but now the French term is employed to describe this format if created currently.).

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Clark (Thames & Hudson), makes a similar point about art’s. About Stories of Art and Artists. Stories of Art and Artists gathers two centuries of classic stories from around the Nathaniel Hawthorne’s “The Artist of the Beautiful” and Albert Camus’s “The Artist at Work” to Bernard Malamud’s “Rembrandt’s Hat” and Aimee Bender’s “The Color Master,” the tales collected here range from haunting fables about the power of.

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Most of this book work has emerged as a result of, or a response to, the rise of the Internet and the fact. I think contemporary artists' books seek a balance between these two views of the art world.

Now an artist's book is acceptable as either a unique item or a number of copies, an edition. (Although the number is usually limited to retain the value of the work.). Artists’ books are works of art, like paintings or sculptures, but in book form.

While book illustration has a much longer history, the book as art object is a product of the 20th century. Some of the early examples were created by Futurists and Dadaists in their politically-motivated pamphlets and magazines, by Fluxus artists in their.

Frankfort artist and book club member Betty Beshoar worked with Artist and Craftsman Supply, where she buys her art materials, to come up with the components of an art kit. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The spread of printing in the 16th century severed the relationship between artist and book, but modern developments in technology have enabled this relationship to be restored.

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