Embark on a tour of the world’s greatest artistic movements and works, from prehistoric cave paintings to performance art with The Art Book, the latest in the stunning Big Ideas series.The Art Book explores the most celebrated artworks by history’s most influential painters, sculptors, and artists with stunning visuals and insightful quotes. Discover profiles of the most important artists from across the globe, stretching from the prehistoric Altamira cave paintings and Chinese jade carvings to movements including impressionism, symbolism, and cubism.Understand the ideas which inspired masterpieces by Botticelli, Rembrandt, Klimt, Matisse, Picasso, and dozens more, with The Art Book’s fascinating coverage of painting, drawing, printing, sculpture, conceptual art, and performance art, from ancient history to the modern day.
Title: The Art Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
Author: Big Ideas
Publisher: Penguin Random House
ReleaseDate: April 2017
Price: Was R385.00 Now R220.00
Tags or Category: Art Architecture & Photography; Non-Fiction