Most popular Man-made objects depicted in art (cityscapes, machines, etc) books
The most popular Man-made objects depicted in art (cityscapes, machines, etc) books currently available. Updated weekly.
Valencian master Sorolla s Impressionist paintings depict the most beautiful gardens and architecture in Spain.
The follow-up to the hugely popular All the Buildings in New York, this is a charmingly illustrated journey through London, one building at a time.
A sumptuously illustrated book celebrating the work of preeminent aviation artists Clayton Knight and William Heaslip.
Part of the acclaimed series of anthologies which document major themes and ideas in contemporary art.
Exploring the resurgent interest in painting and the proliferation of new digital media in recent years, this generously illustrated book explores how painting has been influenced by new media.
Bernhard Hartmann starts on the streets, showing us cafes, shops, and boxing clubs, but he also takes us behind the facades of the mansions, whose well-worn charms immediately captivate the viewer. Traces of bourgeois life, dignified and stylish, survive despite the adversity, masterfully captured in brilliant photographs.
Playing at Home explores the different ways in which contemporary artists have engaged with ideas of the house and home - from 'broken homes' to haunted houses, doll's houses, mobile homes and greenhouses.
This sumptuously illustrated volume, edited by eminent war historian Joanna Bourke, offers a comprehensive visual, cultural and historical account of the ways in which armed conflict has been represented in art.
A new title from the author/illustrator of the hugely popular All the Buildings in New York, this is a charmingly illustrated journey to Paris, told one building at a time.
This book highlights architectural drawings from The Albertina Museum's superb collection and offers new insights into the genre.
The photographic work of Ivan Matejka is connected with several paradoxes. Ivan Matejka perceives the world as "chaotic and messy." However, when it comes to photography, he thinks that "this mess must be removed. In a photographic picture, there must be order like the gears in a watch..." And so, for Matejka, roses bloom even in a junkyard.
Cities provide endless exciting scenes for the artist, from sun-baked cafes, rain-soaked streets, illuminated nightscapes and busy squares to quiet, atmospheric corners. This book explains how to paint these scenes using water-based painting materials and new techniques.
Adam Hart-Davis explores the delightful work of William Heath Robinson, the prolific artist and humorist.
See Yourself Sensing: Redefining Human Perception is the first book to survey the fascinating relationship between design, the body, science and the senses. Over the last 50 years, artists, architects and designers have been experimenting with the boundaries of our senses, altering the way we experience the world.
Pictura is a stunning range of black-and-white artworks to collect and colour, for ages 9 to 90. This title features the stunning artwork of the renowned illustrator Shaun Tan.
The scenes around you don't have to be perfect to inspire beautiful watercolor paintings. In Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes, Joyce Hicks shows you how to transform ordinary landscapes into gorgeous, lush works of art.
In a post-apocalyptic alien landscape, starfighters crash land in desert terrain, dino riders rear up, rusted crab walkers litter the horizon and men work with--or fight against--giant iron robots. You control it all and Academy Award-winning sci-fi film production designer Doug Chiang tells you how.
This collection of Douglas Vernimmen's photographs illustrates the city of Oxford at its best. Foreword is by Colin Dexter, famous for his Oxford-based Inspector Morse novels.
The first publication of Serge Fruehauf's architectural documentary.
Artist Sue Jane Taylor has worked for over 30 years recording the lives of workers in the North Sea oil industry, and the offshore renewable energy industry. The book showcases her work and is also illustrated by relevant objects from the collections in the National Museum of Scotland.
This generously illustrated examination of architectural photography from the 1930s to the present shows how the medium has helped shape familiar views of iconic buildings.
This lavishly illustrated book presents the work of 60 international artists working at the cutting edge of art, technology and social change and makes us aware of science fiction becoming science fact.