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 Art/Decorative arts/Graphics

A global survey of 100 of today's most important clay and ceramic artists, chosen by leading art world professionals.Vitamin C celebrates the revival of clay as a material for contemporary visual artists, featuring a wide range of glo... read more

Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art

Visit the world's most comprehensive and compelling museum in a book - from pre-historic times to the present, - over 1,600 artworks created with the expertise of 28 art world curators and historians."Unprecedented, unique, and vast in scope... a vis... read more

The Art Museum (Revised Edition)


 Art/Decorative arts/Graphics

What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists or cultures? Why does grey make a colour stand out? What colour are the oceans? Why is the yellow of lemons something to treasure? Award-winning illustrator Marion Deuchars takes us on a journey through colour, showi... read more



 Art/Decorative arts/Graphics

This sumptuous book presents a selection of over one hundred stunning artworks, depicting animals real and mythical, from the prints and photography collections of the Bibliotheque nationale de France.

The work opens with a preface from celeb... read more

Animal: A Beastly Compendium

 In June this year Grayson Perry will be exploring populism in art and politics in his new show at the Serpentine Gallery, London. The show - The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever! - features thirty new art works from Grayson, including his... read more

The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever!

John Marciari tells the story of the monuments, artists, and patrons of Renaissance Rome in this compelling book. In no other city is the ancient world so palpably present, and nowhere else is the mission of the churc... read more



 Australian Art

Seeing Saltwater Country is an art collaboration between photographer Sally Mayman, painter Dale Kentwell and the people of the Dampier Peninsula in Australia's north-west. Sally and Dale are based in Sydney and were invited to the Dampier Peninsula by Bardi Nyul Nyul m... read more

Seeing Saltwater Country

A Gustav Klimt galleryReady-to-frame prints from the decorative master of Austrian symbolismCreate your own Gustav Klimt gallery with this set of 16 ready-to-frame prints, featuring such jewel-like masterpieces as The Kiss, The Tree of Life, and the woman in gold, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I."

Klimt Poster Set


 Art/Decorative arts/Graphics

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 in the world of publishing. Availab... read more

The Art Book