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            Truth Bomb: Inspiration from the Mouths and Minds of Women Artists
             

            Truth Bomb: Inspiration from the Mouths and Minds of Women Artists (Hardback)

            By Crompton, Abigail

            • RRP: $49.99
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            • Pub Date
              29 Sep 20

            If anyone can teach us how to pursue the life and work of an artist, it is the artists in Truth Bomb. This compilation of pioneering and established women artists from around the world will motivate and empower you, challenge you to find solace in the shared human experiences of ...birth, death, love, anger, joy, sadness. Their sassiness will fire your spirit. Truth Bomb offers the very best commentary and insight into the incredible formation of diverse women artists while uncovering the power of taking a chance, pushing the envelope and ultimately not being shy when it comes to making a mark. It is a magical visual mash-up of images, memoirs, moments, interviews and inspirational beginnings as told by twenty-two leading women artists, including Beci Orpin, Mickalene Thomas, Kaylene Whiskey and Judy Chicago. Truth Bomb is an ode to art and artists and an attempt to decipher the mystery of creativity.
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            ISBN 9781760760274
            Published AU 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            A Century of Colour in Design: Objects, Stories and People from Bauhaus to Now
             

            A Century of Colour in Design: Objects, Stories and People from Bauhaus to Now (Hardback)

            By Harrison, David

            • RRP: $39.99
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            • Pub Date
              29 Sep 20

            An engaging and informative review of the importance and application of colour in design.

            ISBN 9781760760533
            Published AU 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Chromatopia: An Illustrated History of Colour

            Chromatopia: An Illustrated History of Colour (Paperback)

            By Coles, David; Photographs by Lander, Adrian

            • RRP: $34.99
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            Did you know that the Egyptians created the first synthetic colour; or that the noblest purple comes from a predatory sea snail? Throughout history, artists' pigments have been made from deadly metals, poisonous minerals, urine, cow dung, and even crushed insects. From grinding d...own beetles and burning animal bones to alchemy and serendipity, Chromatopia reveals the origin stories of over 50 of history's most extraordinary pigments. Spanning the ancient world to modern leaps in technology, this is a book for the artist, the history buff, the science lover and the design fanatic.
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            ISBN 9781760760618
            Published AU 1 May 2020
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art

            The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Smee, Sebastian

            • RRP: $34.99
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            ISBN 9781925240351
            Published AU 29 Aug 2016
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Art Deco Traveller: A Guide To Australia & New Zealand
              

            Art Deco Traveller: A Guide To Australia & New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Davidson, Genista

            • RRP: $28.99
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            Illustrated travel guide to Australia and New Zealand's Art Deco locations and architectural treasures: monuments, hotels, restaurants, theatres, lidos, bars and cinemas.

            ISBN 9780993414626
            Released AU 1 Jul 2020
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Art Deco Traveller
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            Unofficial War Artist

            Unofficial War Artist (Paperback)

            By Kennard, Peter

            • RRP: $28.50
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            Peter Kennard is Britain's foremost political artist and has been at the cutting edge of global political image making since the Vietnam War. Unofficial War Artist brings together the best of Kennard's work from 45 years of his career and accompanies a major retrospective of his ...work at IWM London.
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            ISBN 9781904897712
            Released AU 31 May 2015
            Publisher Imperial War Museum
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            Art and the War at Sea: 1914-1945
             

            Art and the War at Sea: 1914-1945 (Hardback, New edition)

            Edited by Riding, Christine

            • RRP: $135.00
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            Drawing on the rich archives held at the National Maritime Museum, London, this beautifully illustrated book is the first study to focus on war art of the first half of the 20th century from a distinctly naval and maritime perspective.

            ISBN 9781848221680
            Released AU 15 Oct 2015
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Life and Work of Clifford Webb

            Life and Work of Clifford Webb (Paperback)

            By Brett, Simon

            • RRP: $85.50
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            The first ever book about the famed illustrator and wood engraver, by the wood engraver Simon Brett. This new biography showcases much of Clifford Webb's surviving work, and will do much to revive interest in him.

            ISBN 9781908213662
            Released AU 3 Mar 2019
            Publisher Little Toller Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Celestial Gallery
             

            Celestial Gallery (Hardback)

            By Shrestha, Romio; Baker, Ian

            • RRP: $184.50
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            Featuring Tibetan Mandalas of overwhelming beauty and spiritual splendour, this production is in a gold-leafed box.

            ISBN 9780935112597
            Released AU 1 Jan 2000
            Publisher Bookwise International
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Leonardo da Vinci, Master Draftsman
             

            Leonardo da Vinci, Master Draftsman (Hardback, New title)

            Edited by Bambach, Carmen; Contributions by Cecchi, Alessandro; Farago, Claire; Forcione, Varena; Kemp, Mr Martin

            • RRP: $107.99
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            A portrait of Leonardo da Vinci as a draftsman, integrating his diverse roles as an artist, scientist, inventor, theorist and teacher. A chronological framework is provided to shed light on his life and career. The essays and entries survey the wide variety of drawing types that ...Leonardo used.
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            ISBN 9780300098785
            Released AU 18 Feb 2003
            Publisher Yale University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Metropolitan Museum of Art Series
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