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Basic Drawing Techniques

Richard Box · Search Press; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

All artists should possess good drawing skills - and anyone can learn. Richard Box clearly illustrates how to master the basics using a range of simple techniques.
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The World in Six Songs: How the Musical Brain Created Human Nature

Daniel J Levitin · Dutton
Pages: 354
Format: Hardcover

In his enthralling and revelatory This is Your Brain on Music Daniel Levitin unpicked the pathways of the brain to reveal how human beings have been hard-wired for music. Now, in an astonishing blend of art and science, he unveils his revolutionary theory of 'Six Songs', and describes...
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Hyper Nature

Philippe Martin · Firefly Books, 2015.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Philippe Martin revolutionized digital nature photography by "stacking" images. To take one photograph, he will shoot a subject hundreds of times, stack the images into a composite, and then clean up the composite image pixel by pixel. The result is a "quasi-3D" photograph...
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The Gateway Arch: A Biography

Tracy Campbell · Yale University Press; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Rising to a triumphant height of 630 feet, the Gateway Arch in St. Louis is a revered monument to Americas western expansion. Envisioned in 1947 but not completed until the mid-1960s, the arch today attracts millions of tourists annually and is one of the worlds most widely recognized structures....
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The Complete Guide to Fighters & Bombers of the World: An Illustrated History Of The World'S Greatest Military Aircraft, From The Pioneering Days Of ... And Stealth Bombers Of The Present Day

Francis Crosby · Southwater
Pages: 512
Format: Paperback

Includes A-Z directories of over 300 military aircraft with 1200 wartime and modern identification photographs.
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1963: The Year of the Revolution: How Youth Changed the World with Music, Art, and Fashion

Ariel Leve · It Books
Format: Hardcover

Ariel Leve and Robin Morgan's oral history 1963: The Year of the Revolution is the first book to recount the kinetic story of the twelve months that witnessed a demographic power shift—the rise of the Youth Quake movement, a cultural transformation through music, fashion, politics,...
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Undermining: A Wild Ride Through Land Use, Politics, and Art in the Changing West

Lucy R. Lippard · New Press, The
Format: Paperback

Award-winning author, curator, and activist Lucy R. Lippard is one of America’s most influential writers on contemporary art, a pioneer in the fields of cultural geography, conceptualism, and feminist art. Hailed for "the breadth of her reading and the comprehensiveness with...
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ReFashioned: Cutting-Edge Clothing from Upcycled Materials

Sass Brown · Laurence King Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Book

The area of recycling and upcycling is a rich and growing source of innovative design in the fashion and accessories industries.In a fast-fashion world of throw-away clothing, it is the ultimate expression of the slow-fashion movement, with each piece individually conceived and crafted...
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Vatican: All the Paintings: The Complete Collection of Old Masters, Plus More than 300 Sculptures, Maps, Tapestries, and other Artifacts

Anja Grebe · Black Dog & Leventhal; Slp Har/Dv edition
Format: Hardcover

In the same style, manner, and format as The Louvre All the Paintings Black Dog Leventhal, 2011, every Old Master painting on display in the Vatican, as well as hundreds of additional masterpieces and treasures in the papal collection, is included in this deluxe slipcased volume with companion...
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Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars

Camille Paglia · Pantheon; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

WIth full-color illustrations throughoutFrom the best-selling author of Sexual Personae and Break, Blow, Burn and one of our most acclaimed cultural critics, here is an enthralling journey through Western art’s defining moments, from the ancient Egyptian tomb of Queen Nefertari to George...
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200 Projects to Get You Into Fashion Design

Adrian Grandon · Barron's
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Newest in Barron's stimulating Aspire Series, this heavily illustrated volume presents a comprehensive course in clothing design, which includes detailed instruction for creating a fashion portfolio that will get students started on rewarding careers. The book's 200 projects train...
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