Fine Art

Suzanne Cooper: A Forgotten Artist by Jenny Uglow and Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Suzanne Cooper: A Forgotten Artist by Jenny Uglow and Lucy Hughes-Hallett

In the 1930s, when she was still in her early twenties, Suzanne Cooper was one of the rising stars of British art. Mary Kisler, Senior Curator at the Auckland Art Gallery, NZ, where one of her paintings now hangs, compares her work to that of Eric Ravilious and Christopher Wood. Her work has been overlooked […]

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Lee Krasner: A Biography by Gail Levin

Lee Krasner: A Biography by Gail Levin

The first full length account of Lee Krasner’s life. Lee Krasner’s stirring work and charismatic personality could have made her a superstar of the Abstract Expressionist generation. Yet for years she was better known as Jackson Pollock’s wife, her art ignored and her story mistold. Gail Levin redresses the balance with this engrossing biography of […]

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Gerhard Richter by Armin Zweite

Gerhard Richter by Armin Zweite

One of the world’s most revered visual artists, Gerhard Richter embraces many concepts in his work and continually thwarts categorization. In this expansive and authoritative overview, Armin Zweite leads readers through every phase of Richter’s celebrated career including his early artistic education in East Germany and his later prolific output in West Germany: the black […]

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Short Life in a Strange World – Birth to Death in 42 Panels by Toby Ferris

Short Life in a Strange World – Birth to Death in 42 Panels by Toby Ferris

In 2012, facing the death of his father and impending fatherhood, Toby Ferris set off on a seemingly quixotic mission to track down and look at—in situ—every painting still in existence by Pieter Bruegel the Elder, the most influential and important artist of Northern Renaissance painting. The result of that pursuit is a remarkable journey […]

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