Explores minimalist fashion design unto itself both as an object and from a fine art and cultural point view. This title demonstrates how the fine arts have directly impacted important designers worldwide in combination with the cultural and political influences of each era.
Do you browse through vintage clothes at flea markets and wish you had the knack to breathe new life into dated smocks, flares and kaftans? This book can help you transform those items and, in fact, anything that has been sitting in the back of your wardrobe, waiting for a reinvention.
A hardcover, work-along book with demo, tutorials, techniques, tips, suggestions and prompts and lots of blank, textured background pages for readers to fill in. Content from many of North Light's most popular art journaling authors
Explore the A-Z of modern space. From Gio Ponti's colored geometries to Zaha Hadid's free-flowing futurism, this comprehensive overview features more than 280 profiles of architects, styles, movements, and trends that have shaped structures from the 19th to the 21st century.
A survey of modern architecture and its origins. This book also explores the effects of globalization on architecture, the rise annd rise of the celebrity architect, and the way in which practices worldwide have addressed such issues as sustainability and habitat.
Over 200 paintings, sculptures, photographs, and conceptual pieces trace the story of modern art's innovation and adventure. With explanatory texts for each work, and essays introducing each of the major modern movements, this is an authoritative overview of the ideas and the artworks that shook up standards, assaulted the establishment, and...
Displaying the beauty and skill of Chinese ink paintings through a selection of highlights from the British Museum's collection, this book features hanging scrolls, hand scrolls, large-scale paintings and album leaves to explore the innovative contributions of individual masters from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.