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422 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

You could pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s catalog The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry… 62 more words


Annie Collinge : Five Inches of Limbo

I am beyond excited that Londoner / New York photographer, Annie Collinge, has made a book featuring some incredibly peculiar portraits. Designed by Claire Huss,  153 more words


Ray Johnson's estate featured in new art book

Pioneer of mail art and an early participant in both the Pop and Fluxus movements, Ray Johnson created complex, punning works that ingeniously combine text and image, celebrity culture and art history, wit and melancholy. 179 more words

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Art Book and Print Fair

On the 28th March (this Saturday) there will be an Art Book and Print Fair happening at the CMR Gallery in Redruth.  Situated on Back Lane West, just off the high street an variety of artists will be selling their works of various Art Books and Prints.   24 more words

Teaching Myself Watercolor Painting: Wet in Wet Reflections

Here is the second lesson I have done from the book I purchased.  The photo was taken with my i-phone and is marginally brighter than the actual painting. 149 more words


Codex Seraphinianus by Luigi Serafini

This is the best book I have never read. If you don’t have the serious bucks necessary to buy this book, get it from your library and just sit down with a favorite beverage and thumb through it. 194 more words

Adult Nonfiction



An overview of contemporary Brazilian culture from photography to fashion, street art to gastronomy and architecture to music, this is a fresh look at one of the most exciting countries on the planet from those who know it best. 211 more words