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The Shock of the New
The Shock of the New
Written by Robert Hughes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307815552
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The Shock of the New

Written by Robert Hughes


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $38.99

A beautifully illustrated hundred-year history of modern art, from cubism to pop and avant-guard. More than 250 color photos.


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Glittering Images
Glittering Images
Written by Camille Paglia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278029
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Glittering Images
A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars
Written by Camille Paglia


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.95

Modern life is a sea of images. With so much visual data bombarding us—from personal devices to mass media—our brains must rapidly adapt to make sense of it all. Here to guide us is America's premier intellectual provocateur, Camille Paglia.
   In these pages, Paglia returns to the subject that made her famous...

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The Lost Battles
The Lost Battles
Written by Jonathan Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307741783
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The Lost Battles
Leonardo, Michelangelo and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance
Written by Jonathan Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $17.00

In 1504, the informal rivalry between two of the most celebrated artists in Florence became a direct competition. Michelangelo was commissioned to paint a scene from the ancient battle of Cascina on a wall of the Palazzo Vecchio—in the same room where Leonardo da Vinci had already been commissioned to paint...

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Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy
Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434700
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Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2013
Price: $14.99

From head to toe, the human form, in all its complexities, is visually simplified to such a degree in this remarkable workbook that even complete beginners will soon be able to draw accurate, well-proportioned faces and figures every time they try.

Avoiding complex charts of muscles and bones that are more... Read more >
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Drawing Animals Made Amazingly Easy
Drawing Animals Made Amazingly Easy
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434717
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Drawing Animals Made Amazingly Easy

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2013
Price: $13.99

Christopher Hart, America’s best-selling author of art instruction books, tosses all that aside to make drawing animals truly amazingly easy, by simplifying animal anatomy so that artists can get the poses they really want. What does that animal look like as it moves, bends, twists, jumps, runs? Simplified skeletons and an... Read more >
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The Art-Architecture Complex

Written by Hal Foster


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $24.95

Hal Foster, author of the acclaimed Design and Crime, argues that a fusion of architecture and art is a defining feature of contemporary culture. He identifies a “global style” of architecture—as practiced by Norman Foster, Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano—analogous to the international style of Le Corbusier, Gropius and Mies. 

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The Art-Architecture Complex
The Art-Architecture Complex
Written by Hal Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681046
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The Art-Architecture Complex

Written by Hal Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $24.95

Hal Foster, author of the acclaimed Design and Crime, argues that a fusion of architecture and art is a defining feature of contemporary culture. He identifies a “global style” of architecture—as practiced by Norman Foster, Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano—analogous to the international style of Le Corbusier, Gropius and Mies. 

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Conversation Pieces
Inspirational objects in UCL's historic collections
Written by Mark Carnall


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

This book, beautifully illustrated with specially commissioned photography, is a celebration of UCL’s unique collections, with leading academics from the university invited to select and write about an object each found inspiring. From a jar of moles to an Egyptian unguent spoon, a finger X-ray to some prehistoric cereal grains, their... Read more >
The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals
The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008292
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The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2013
Price: $13.99

All of Chris Hart’s how-to-draw titles are best-sellers. And the best-sellers among all of his best-sellers are the ones about animals. How to Draw Cartoon Animals, just one example, appears regularly on the BookScan Top 50 Art Books list, with more than 190,000 copies sold. Now The Cartoonist’s Big Book of... Read more >
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The DC Comics Guide to Coloring and Lettering Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Coloring and Lettering Comics
Written by Mark Chiarello and Todd Klein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434571
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The DC Comics Guide to Coloring and Lettering Comics

Written by Mark Chiarello and Todd Klein


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

Acclaimed artists Mark Chiarello and Todd Klein demystify these essential steps in traditional graphic storytelling. Chiarello explains the entire coloring process, from computer and software choice to creating color effects that give the action its maximum impact. Klein discusses whether to letter by hand or by computer—a hotly debated topic among... Read more >
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The DC Comics Guide to Inking Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Inking Comics
Written by Klaus Janson, Introduction by Frank Miller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434588
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The DC Comics Guide to Inking Comics

Written by Klaus Janson
Introduction by Frank Miller


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

For the aspiring artist who wants to become an expert comic book inker, The DC Comics Guide to Inking Comics is the definitive, one-stop resource!

America’s leading comic book publisher brings its superstar creators and classic characters to the third in an authoritative series of books on how to create comics. Legendary... Read more >
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The DC Comics Guide to Pencilling Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Pencilling Comics
Written by Klaus Janson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434564
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The DC Comics Guide to Pencilling Comics

Written by Klaus Janson


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

America’s leading comic book publisher brings its superstar creators and classic characters to the second in an authoritative series of books on how to create comics. The art of Klaus Janson has endured in the ever-changing comic book industry for over 30 years. Now this talented artist brings that experience to... Read more >
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The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics
Written by Dennis O'Neil
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434557
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The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics

Written by Dennis O'Neil


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

For any writer who wants to become an expert comic-book storyteller, The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics is the definitive, one-stop resource!

In this valuable guide, Dennis O’Neil, a living legend in the comics industry, reveals his insider tricks and no-fail techniques for comic storytelling. Readers will discover the various methods... Read more >
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The DC Comics Guide to Digitally Drawing Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Digitally Drawing Comics
Written by Freddie E Williams II, Foreword by Brian Bolland
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008322
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The DC Comics Guide to Digitally Drawing Comics

Written by Freddie E Williams II
Foreword by Brian Bolland


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

At last–the first guide to drawing comics digitally! Artists! Gain incredible superpowers...with the help of your computer! The DC Comics Guide to Digitally Drawing Comics shows how to give up pencil, pen, and paper and start drawing dynamic, exciting comics art entirely with computer tools. Author Freddie E Williams is one... Read more >
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Legendary Beasts of Britain
Legendary Beasts of Britain
Written by Julia Cresswell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812043
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Legendary Beasts of Britain

Written by Julia Cresswell


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $12.95

From mythical legends -dragons, unicorns, mermaids, sea serpents, griffins, yales, and wyverns -to contemporary tall-tales such as big cats on the moors and the Loch Ness Monster, the British imagination has ever been stalked by fantastic beasts. These creatures find their origins in folklore, literature, heraldry and religion and are vividly... Read more >
Museum Governance
Mission, Ethics, Policy
Written by Marie Malaro


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $27.95

In Museum Governance, Marie Malaro addresses a range of issues facing museum administrators and trustees, arguing they can handle their duties intelligently only if they understand two points—why our country sustains a nonprofit sector and what constitutes trusteeship. Armed with this knowledge, trustees can sort out knotty problems relating to corporate... Read more >
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823098460
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
From the Legendary Co-creator of the Avengers, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $15.99

The third installment in comics icon Stan Lee's series showing readers how to draw some of the most exciting and dynamic superheroes of all time.

Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Avengers all share a common trait -- these hugely popular Marvel Comics... Read more >
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Written by Stan Lee, Illustrated by Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823098453
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
From the Legendary Co-creator of the Avengers, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee
Illustrated by Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $24.99

The third installment in comics icon Stan Lee's series showing readers how to draw some of the most exciting and dynamic superheroes of all time.

Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Avengers all share a common trait -- these hugely popular Marvel Comics superheroes were ... Read more >
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Learn World Calligraphy
Learn World Calligraphy
Written by Margaret Shepherd
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823082308
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Learn World Calligraphy
Discover African, Arabic, Chinese, Ethiopic, Greek, Hebrew, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Russian, Thai, Tibetan Calligraphy, and Beyond
Written by Margaret Shepherd


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Learn World Calligraphy has something for everyone. Whether you want scholarly insight, artistic inspiration, classroom projects, or a theme for your next party, this comprehensive, unparalleled full-color book will guide you on a virtual trip around the globe. Covering nearly all of the world’s writing systems—from African to Arabic, Chinese to... Read more >
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Manga for the Beginner
Manga for the Beginner
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008278
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Manga for the Beginner
Everything you Need to Start Drawing Right Away!
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

Got manga? Christopher Hart’s got manga, and he wants to share it with all his millions of readers—especially the beginners. With Manga for the Beginner, anyone who can hold a pencil can start drawing great manga characters right away. Using his signature step-by-step style, Hart shows how to draw the basic... Read more >
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Bodies of Subversion
Bodies of Subversion
Written by Margot Mifflin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876664
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Bodies of Subversion
A Secret History of Women and Tattoo, Third Edition
Written by Margot Mifflin


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $39.95

Bodies of Subversion was the first history of women's tattoo art when it was released in 1997, providing a fascinating excursion to a subculture that dates back to the nineteenth-century and including many never-before-seen photos of tattooed women from the last century. Newly revised and expanded, it remains the only book to... Read more >
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Storyboarding Essentials
Storyboarding Essentials
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436940
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Storyboarding Essentials
SCAD Creative Essentials (How to Translate Your Story to the Screen for Film, TV, and Other Media)
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $24.99

A comprehensive guide to visual storytelling from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), one of the world's leaders in sequential arts instruction. Storyboarding is the process of graphically organizing a project--a motion picture, animation, motion graphic, or interactive media sequence--in order to translate artists' ideas from story to screen. Whether... Read more >
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Storyboarding Essentials
Storyboarding Essentials
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips
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ISBN: 9780385345590
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Storyboarding Essentials
SCAD Creative Essentials (How to Translate Your Story to the Screen for Film, TV, and Other Media)
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $15.99

A comprehensive guide to visual storytelling from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), one of the world's leaders in sequential arts instruction. Storyboarding is the process of graphically organizing a project--a motion picture, animation, motion graphic, or interactive media sequence--in order to translate artists' ideas from story to screen. Whether... Read more >
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Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!
Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385345880
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Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.99

Focusing on anatomy, one of the fundamentals of drawing manga characters, Anatomy 101 teaches readers how to accurately draw the manga figure. From lessons on muscular and skeletal structure, arms, hands, and feet to poses and movement, this book covers everything readers need to go from manga fans to manga artists... Read more >
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Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!
Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!
Written by Christopher Hart
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ISBN: 9780385345873
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Anatomy 101: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.99

Focusing on anatomy, one of the fundamentals of drawing manga characters, Anatomy 101 teaches readers how to accurately draw the manga figure. From lessons on muscular and skeletal structure, arms, hands, and feet to poses and movement, this book covers everything readers need to go from manga fans to manga artists... Read more >
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