I Know an Artist

The inspiring connections between the world's greatest artists

Susie Hodge, illustrated by Sarah Papworth
AUD $39.99

A collection of 84 beautifully illustrated portraits that reveal the fascinating connections between famous artists throughout history.

I Know an Artist is a collection of 84 illustrated portraits that reveal the fascinating connections between the worlds most famous artists. Whether through teaching, as in the case of Paul Klee and Anni Albers; a mutual muse, as seen in the flowers of Georgia O'Keeffe and Takashi Murakami; or an inspirational romantic coupling like that of Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock.
In telling the stories of these creatives lives and achievements - each extraordinary and oftentimes ground-breaking - Susie Hodge exposes the fascinating web of connections that have fostered some of the world's art masterpieces. Some connections are well-known, whereas others span both time and place, linking pioneers in art in fascinating and unexpected ways. Illustrated in colourful tribute to each artists' unique style, I Know An Artist is an illuminating and celebratory account of some of the art world's most compelling visionaries.

Author bio:

Susie Hodge MA FRSA has written over 100 books on art, art history, history and artistic techniques, including the bestselling Why Your Five Year Old Could Not Have Done That, The Short Story of Art and How to Survive Modern Art. In addition she hosts lectures, talks and practical workshops, and regularly appears on television and radio talks and documentaries on everything to do with art.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781781318430
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: White Lion Publishing
Pub Date: April 2019
Page Extent: 192
Format: Hard Cover
Subject: Biography: arts & entertainment