by Susie Hodge, Marcos Farina, Emily Pither
ISBN 9780711268203, 0711268207
Hardcover | 112 pages
11.7 in H | 9.6 in W | 0.8 in T
Featuring quirky illustrations and easily digestible information, this book is a compilation of 100 things you need to know about art.
How do you sum up the amazing world of art in just 100 words? This striking book takes on the challenge! From pottery to Pointillism, each of the carefully chosen 100 words has its own 100-word long description and quirky illustration, providing a fascinating introduction to art. Basically, everything you need to know in a nutshell.
Along with some classic methods, such as painting and sketching, you'll also discover less predictable aspects of art that will give you a fresh perspective. Featuring materials, elements, methods, art movements, styles, and places this book covers a wide range of topics and themes, as well as some key artists of the past and present. With a clean, contemporary design, each word occupies a page of its own. A large striking illustration neatly encapsulates the accompanying 100 words of text.