Isabel Kuhl (2)

50 Architects You Should Know

ISBN: 9783791383408

Author: Isabel Kuhl    Publisher: Prestel Publishing

Now available in a new edition, this introduction to fifty visionary architects traces the major aesthetic movements over the past six centuries and offers conc...


Now available in a new edition, this introduction to fifty visionary architects traces the major aesthetic movements over the past six centuries and offers concise portraits of the geniuses behind them. Starting with the Renaissance, this accessible and lively survey takes readers around the world and through history, from Filippo Brunelleschi through Antoni Gaudi to Frank Gehry. Double-page spreads feature full-color illustrations, informative sidebars, and a timeline. A concise and accessible architectural history, this book is a fascinating look at the enormous variety of ways architects have helped define their eras.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 193 x 240 mm


Publication Date: 01-03-2017


$45.00
Vincent Van Gogh

ISBN: 9783791385983

Author: Isabel Kuhl    Publisher: Prestel Publishing

At once a beautiful art book and a biography, this volume brings into sharp focus the life of Vincent van Gogh as well as his mesmerizing paintings, such as The...


At once a beautiful art book and a biography, this volume brings into sharp focus the life of Vincent van Gogh as well as his mesmerizing paintings, such as The Starry Night and Bedroom in Arles. Anyone studying a Van Gogh painting with its heavily articulated brushstrokes, dazzling color, and hypnotic perspective will wonder about the artist who created such masterpieces. Although some details of the Dutch artist’s brief and tragic life have been mythologized into popular culture, this book takes a deeper look at Van Gogh’s personal history and oeuvre. Drawing on Van Gogh’s personal correspondence, this book allows readers to experience the artist’s life and work simultaneously, with brilliant reproductions of his most famous and lesserknown works. In addition, it provides valuable information about where readers can view Van Gogh’s work in museums throughout the world. Art lovers will find much to discover in this appealing and accessible overview of one of the world’s most compelling figures.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 144


Dimensions: 195 x 240 mm


Publication Date: 17-09-2019


$45.00
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