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A Coloring Book for Big Kids - 2nd Edition By Phil Lewis
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A coloring book like none other! Presented here are the original black and white versions of drawings by artist Phil Lewis. Take a fantastic voyage into these psychedelic landscapes and encounter... More > some of Phil's crazy characters within these unique and fascinating pages. Now in its second edition, this coloring book contains 36 exciting drawings. Everything from elephants to an octopus, everyone is sure to find a favorite. Don't let the title fool you, little kids can have just as much fun as the big kids with this one-of-a-kind coloring book experience!< Less
On Being a Photographer By David Hurn
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Now in it's third edition, On Being a Photographer has become one of the most popular books every written with practical advice for photographers. "A photographer might forget his camera and... More > live to tell the tale. But no photographer who survives has ever forgotten the lessons in this book. It is not just essential reading, it's compulsory." Daniel Meadows Head of Photojournalism Center for Journalism Studies University of Wales Published by LensWork< Less
A Coloring Book for Big Kids - 3rd Edition By Phil Lewis
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This book picks up right where the second edition left off. As my work has progressed these past couple of years, my drawings have become more technical, and the patterns more intricate. The pages... More > in this book are pretty darn complicated and will demand more focus and attention... which also leads to increased coloring-euphoria! If you’re a “big kid” who loves to color, and you feel up to the challenge, please join me on a fantastic voyage through some of my recent work, and put your own spin on pieces like... The River Dance, Foxy, The Winter Carnival and many more!< Less
The Aerial Yoga Manual Volume 2 By Rebekah Leach
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Covering more than fifty moves, this is the second and more advanced volume in the Aerial Yoga series. With detailed descriptions and pictures at every turn, moves such as handstands, back arch... More > poses, chest openers, hip openers and planks are explained step-by-step. Teachers and students alike will enjoy having this manual in their resource library.< Less
Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation By Craig Fraedrich
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"Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation" is a jazz theory text with an emphasis on improvisation. Originally conceived as the Jazz Theory/Improvisation text and curriculum for the 2014... More > National Jazz Workshop, it has already been adopted by several university jazz programs. This book begins at a level accessible by students just beginning in jazz, with reference appendices to fill any fundamental music theory knowledge, yet progresses systematically in technical and conceptual content well beyond all but the most advanced college improvisation classes. With notated examples and exercises demonstrating all concepts as well free downloadable play-along tracks for all exercises, this book will have students playing the material almost immediately. While not required, the available 300+ page companion book, "Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation Exercise Workbook" (available in treble and bass clef) has all exercises notated in all keys to allow for quicker technical and aural advancement.< Less
Dream Streets: Art in Wilmington 1970–1990 By Margaret Winslow
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A comprehensive catalogue for the exhibition brings together key artists, historians, and writers—Joyce Brabner, Dr. James E. Newton, and Rick Rothrock, among others—to document... More > Wilmington’s creative community during the 1970s and 1980s.< Less
Coup d'Etat Issue 4 By Waxley Grafton
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The fourth issue of Coup d'Etat, Boston University's only student-run literary magazine, features 35 pieces of both poetry and prose from 25 fresh and talented authors. This issue has a strong focus... More > on the American experience, but explores many themes, ranging from cancer to social media and everything in between.< Less
LPPACS Yearbook 2014-2015 By Lincoln Park
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Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School's 2014-2015 yearbook
Steve Linn Documentary Sculpture By Steve Linn
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This book is an excursion through the documentary sculpture of Steve Linn. The materials he uses are meant to express and enhance ones attention to the subjects he chooses to depict. The works shown,... More > date back to the 1970s and trace the development from pieces that combine wood with bronze through to his inclusion of glass in the 1980’s up to the present. A section of drawings at the end of the book will show how some of the pieces began.< Less
Yearbook 2015 By Becky L
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Seattle Urban Academy is proud to present Pride: Take our Word for it, the 2014-2015 yearbook.
Art Paul – Hard Heads, Sweet Knees, Forked Tongues By Stanislav Grezdo, Lanny Silverman, Suzanne Seed
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As a graphic designer, Art Paul has had an adventurous career as founding art director of Playboy magazine, designing its signature rabbit-head logo, mentoring artists and illustrators (especially... More > from Chicago), leading a revolution in illustration toward more experimental and personal work, and eventually organizing exhibitions for the magazine. The exhibition Hard Heads, Sweet Knees, Forked Tongues documents Art Paul’s career as an artist after he retired from Playboy in 1982. The exhibit feature a collection of works from the “Head” series—inner portraits of anonymous faces that artist created over the course of several decades. Furthermore, there are also line drawings, cursive word drawings and several paintings. As a whole, the artwork refers to his personal values, satirical observation, and social commentary that is at times serious but streaked with humor.< Less
EAF14 By Socrates Sculpture Park
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The catalog for the 2014 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition at Socrates Sculpture Park in New York City.
Writings: On Korean and Japanese Contemporary Artists 2003-2015 By Shinyoung Chung
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Starting as a New York correspondent for a Korean art magazine, Shinyoung Chung has been contributing for art magazines since 2001, on the up-to-date exhibitions taking place in New York, Seoul and... More > Tokyo. In this volume, her contributions to Art Asia Pacific and Artforum during the years 2003 to 2015 have been collected together, along with three essays for artists' catalogues. Her reviews and essays are first hand witnesses to the panorama of artistic endeavors in the beginning of this century with the focus on Korean and Japanese artists. Shinyoung Chung is the chief curator at the Seoul National University Museum of Modern Art. Besides curating, she writes art reviews for Artforum from Seoul and Tokyo, and lectures on modern and contemporary art at the SNU. She holds a Master’s degree from Columbia University in Critical Studies in Modern Art and a Ph.D from the SNU with her dissertation “The Influence of Subculture on the Japanese Contemporary Art”.< Less
Resources for an Urban World: Rio de Janeiro By Barnard and Columbia Architecture
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"Resources for an Urban World: Rio de Janeiro" is a synopsis of student work produced in the Barnard and Columbia Architecture Department during the fall of 2012 with Professor Karen... More > Fairbanks. The senior travel studio researched resources critical to Rio’s rapid urbanization in relationship to infrastructure and sustainable growth. After traveling to Brazil, the students developed projects for Rio de Janeiro on abandoned sites around Praca Tiradentes, designing a public place of action, education, provocation, and engagement with contemporary issues around these resources.< Less
suprastudio hyperloop 2 By hyperloop studio
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One year research program by UCLA SUPRASTUDIO Hyperloop Studio, the second book is about futuristic hyperloop station design.
Six Word Stories for the School Year By Claire Yoo
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Feeling down? Having a bad day? Not in the mood for school? Not in the mood for a long read? In need of motivation? Look no further. With this day-to-day calendar of 185 positive, six word stories... More > for the school year. Never go a day without a positive reminder with this collection of supportive six word stories. The majority of the profits will go to Room to Read, a foundation that helps literacy and gender equality in education around the world. One copy can build a library or send a girl to secondary school!!< Less
Land of Diamond By Marie Wilson & Nanos Valaoritis
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Black & White Edition. This is the first English translation of Marie Wilson & Nanos Valaoritis' "Terre de diamant", which first appeared in French in 1958. Marie Wilson, an... More > American surrealist, was an active participant in the Paris surrealist group in the 1950's. This book, the only book Marie herself has published, is a supreme document of poetic evidence, infused by her collaboration with the Greek poet Nanos Valaoritis. Marie was inspired to create a series of sixteen lithographs, and Nanos prepared the sixteen parallel texts that accompany them. Marie and Nanos subsequently married in 1960. They live today in Athens, Greece.< Less
Thomas Denmark Sketchbook 2015 By Thomas Denmark
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Sketchbook 2015 is a compilation of pen and ink, pencil, marker, and digital sketches of Thomas Denmark's artwork.
A Tale of Pattern Illustrating By Takashi Iba et al.
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The theory and practice of Pattern Languages have widely spread, and pattern languages for creative activities are created in various domains. One day, a guide from the world of pattern illustrations... More > has appeared in front of a little boy who is writing a pattern. With the help of the guide, the little boy meets many villagers of the world of pattern illustrations and develops his understanding of the importance and excitement of drawing pattern illustrations. This tail invites you to understand what pattern illustrations are and how to draw them.< Less
Watercolors Wild and Cultivated By Andrea Scott
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Works from the last ten years by an award-winning watercolorist, as seen in her solo show at the Greenwich Art Society Gallery in 2015.
Sidereal Harmony: Relating the Circle of Fifths to the Wheel of the Zodiac By Michael Bank
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Have you ever wondered about the similarity between the seven named musical notes and the number of days in a week? Have you ever contemplated the potential parallels between the twelve months of... More > the year and the twelve tones used in Western classical harmony? If so, you are not alone. This book delves into the relationship between the stars, the planets, and music by relating the mythological and affective qualities of their respective elements. A remarkably symmetric system may be constructed through the human mind that relates the musical Circle of Fifths to the Wheel of the Zodiac. An interesting and creative analysis that reimagines and links elements of music theory to greater scientific and philosophical themes, Sidereal Harmony: Relating the Circle of Fifths to the Wheel of the Zodiac is a thought-provoking exploration of possibility for musicians and nonmusicians alike.< Less
Project M at RIT: Gown/Town 2014 By Kelly Murdoch-Kitt, Lorrie Frear
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This book documents the first annual "design blitz" by Rochester Institute of Technology's School of Design. Guest facilitators John Bielenberg and Ryan Clifford of Project M led... More > thirty-eight student participants in a 48-hour social innovation design adventure. Exploring new places and meeting new people in the City of Rochester and engaging in mind-bending creativity exercises resulted in unique concepts to connect campus and community. This book documents the experience, the outcomes, and most of all, the FUN!< Less
Ceramics Commencement Exhibition 2015 By Ryan Wolper
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2015 Maryland Institute College of Art Ceramics Commencement Exhibition.
Pattern Illustrating Patterns: A Pattern Language for Pattern Illustrating By Takashi Iba, Iba Laboratory
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Recently, the field of pattern language has been developing in various domains. Patterns are usually expressed in sentences, along with a visual expression. One of these expressions is called a... More > “pattern illustration” because it expresses the essence of the pattern, includes characters that express human movements and feelings, and symbolically represents a pattern that does not connect multiple scenes with arrows. Pattern illustration describes the pattern’s primary content, and this helps readers understand and memorize the pattern and also motivates them to use it. But our question here is “How can we draw these pattern illustrations?” In this book, Pattern Illustrating Patterns, we have collected 28 patterns on how and what to draw and what aspects must be considered when creating pattern illustrations. We hope this book will stimulate further understanding about including pattern illustration as an approach to visual aid by those considering or creating pattern languages.< Less
My Paperback Book By Ekaterina Smirnova
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In May 2014 an old factory in East Harlem was offered by Norbert Waysberg to a group of artists for one year as a creative space. All five floors of the building hosted 15 New York based artists from... More > around the world who worked together under the mentorship and guidance of Paul Ching-Bor. The group has a major focus on large scale water-media paintings. During the 12 month period Art345 Studios had 4 exhibitions, helping to raise money for children at Saint Mary’s Health Care System for Children, as well as a show of children’s works from the East Harlem Tutorial Program that were created during the workshops at the Art345 Studios. Over 700 square yards of watercolor paper was used by the group to create more then 200 paintings.< Less