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Download this eBook Why Are We 'Artists'?

Why Are We 'Artists'?

Jessica Lack

'Art is not a luxury. Art is a basic social need to which everyone has a right'.This extraordinary collection of 100 artists' manifestos from across the globe over the last 100 years brings together political activists, anti-colonialists,...
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Download this eBook Nazi-Looted Art and the Law
Nazi-Looted Art and the Law
Bruce L. Hay

This book offers a clear, accessible account of the American litigation over the restitution of works of...

Download this eBook Why Are We 'Artists'?
Why Are We 'Artists'?
Jessica Lack

'Art is not a luxury. Art is a basic social need to which everyone has a right'.This extraordinary collection...

Download this eBook Hang-Ups
Simon Schama

Pre-eminent author and art historian Simon Schama has written widely on art for many years to great acclaim. In...

Download this eBook Deconstructing Contemporary Chinese Art
Deconstructing Contemporary Chinese Art
Paul Gladston

The book presents a range of articles and discussions that offer critical insights into the development of contemporary...

Download this eBook Lives of the Artists, Lives of the Architects
Lives of the Artists,Lives of the...
Hans Ulrich Obrist

A unique opportunity to learn about the lives and creativity of the world's leading artistsHans Ulrich Obrist...

Download this eBook Art Objects
Art Objects
Jeanette Winterson

These interlocking essays uncover art as an active force in the world - neither elitist or remote, present to those who...

Download this eBook The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical...
Walter Benjamin

One of the most important works of cultural theory ever written, Walter Benjamin's groundbreaking essay explores how...

Download this eBook Playing to the Gallery
Playing to the Gallery
Grayson Perry

'It's easy to feel insecure around art and its appreciation, as though we cannot enjoy certain artworks if we don't...

Download this eBook Design as Art
Design as Art
Bruno Munari

How do we see the world around us? The Penguin on Design series includes the works of creative thinkers whose...

Download this eBook Ways of Curating
Ways of Curating
Hans Ulrich Obrist

Drawing on his own experiences and inspirations - from staging his first exhibition in his tiny Zurich kitchen in...

Download this eBook The Language of Things
The Language of Things
Deyan Sudjic

We live in a world drowning in objects. But what do they tell us about ourselves?In The Language of Things,...

Download this eBook Still Looking
Still Looking
John Updike

In Still Looking, John Updike has collected together his thoughts and observations on American art to produce...