Description - 50 Modern Artists You Should Know by Christiane Weidemann
Now available in a new edition, this chronologically arranged volume covers a century and a half of masterpieces which beautifully capture the development of art in the modern age. Starting with James Abbott McNeill Whistler and ending with Matthew Barney, nearly every prominent figure in Modern art is represented in vibrant double-page spreads that show how these artists redefined norms and challenged tradition. Fascinating biographical and anecdotal information about each artist is provided alongside large reproductions of their most celebrated works, stunning details, and images of the artists themselves. From the Impressionists to the Surrealists, Cubists to Pop artists-readers will find a wealth of information as well as hours of enjoyment learning about one of the most popular and prolific periods in art history.
Buy 50 Modern Artists You Should Know by Christiane Weidemann from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Format: Paperback / softback
(245mm x 200mm x 16mm)
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - 50 Modern Artists You Should Know by Christiane Weidemann
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about 50 Modern Artists You Should Know book by Christiane Weidemann and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)
Author Biography - Christiane Weidemann
CHRISTIANE WEIDEMANN is the author of several books on art, including 50 Women Artists You Should Know, Niki de Saint Phalle, Leonardo da Vinci, and Salvador Dali (all by Prestel).
A Preview for this title is currently not available.