Here is Parr's affectionate and hilarious catalogue of human foibles--bad fashion choices, messy foods, trashy souvenirs and the tourists who buy them--rendered afresh.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Photography and pop-culture buffs, get out your crayons and colored pencils! Martin Parr's colorful and tongue-in-cheek photographs--his comedy of contemporary manners--have been transformed into a coloring book. Here is Parr's affectionate and hilarious catalogue of human foibles--bad fashion choices, messy foods, trashy souvenirs and the tourists who buy them--rendered afresh. The book's eighty pages are packed with the most iconic and beloved Parr images, made into original drawings by Jane Mount, offering hours of coloring entertainment.
Parr, Martin (1952— ) British photographer, born in Epsom, Surrey. He studied photography at Manchester Polytechnic. He has published many books of his work ...
Author: Ian Chilvers
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
This unique and authoritative reference work contains more than 2,000 clear and concise entries on all aspects of modern and contemporary art. Its impressive range of terms includes movements, styles, techniques, artists, critics, dealers, schools, and galleries. There are biographical entriesfor artists worldwide from the beginning of the 20th century through to the beginning of the 21st, from the Finnish architect Alvar Aalto to the French sculptor Jacques Zwobada. With international coverage, indications of public collections and publicly sited works, and in-depth entries for keytopics (for example, Cubism and abstract art), this dictionary is a fascinating and thorough guide for anyone with an interest in modern and contemporary culture, amateur or professional.Formerly the Dictionary of 20th Century Art, the text has been completely revised and updated for this major new edition. 300 entries have been added and it now contains entries on photography in modern art. With emphasis on recent art and artists, for example Damien Hirst, it has an exceptionallystrong coverage of art from the 1960s, which makes it particularly ideal for contemporary art enthusiasts. Further reading is provided at entry level to assist those wishing to know more about a particular subject. In addition, this edition features recommended web links for many entries, which areaccessed and kept up to date via the Dictionary of Modern Art companion website.The perfect companion for the desk, bedside table, or gallery visits, A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art is an essential A-Z reference work for art students, artists, and art lovers.
The book and Camerawork exhibition , Work Stations , was ... Society in Colour : Paul Graham , Martin Parr , Keith Arnatt and Peter Fraser , 1984-87 ...
Author: Val Williams
Category: Documentary photography
This retrospective features selections from all of Fox?s major projects. Beginning with her earliest projects, Basingstoke, Work Stations and Friendly Fire ? each a critical exploration of the social make up and behaviour of Thatcher?s Britain in the 1980s ? the book charts her progress through more personal, diaristic bodies of work including Hewitt Road, Coackroach Diary and My Mother?s Cupboards and My Father?s Words. More recent projects, Country Girls and Pictures of Linda chronicle Fox?s relationship with the musicians Alison Goldfrapp and Linda Lunus through a series of intimate, playful and performative portraits.
... photo oils and handcoloring 412-14; see also Wintergreen oil transfers ... Dr. John 462 parody and appropriated material 425-6 Parr, Martin 338 parts of ...
Author: Rebekah Modrak
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
In an accessible yet complex way, Rebekah Modrak and Bill Anthes explore photographic theory, history, and technique to bring photographic education up to date with contemporary photographic practice. --
Abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews. The scope of ARTbibliographies Modern extends from artists and movements beginning with Impressionism in the late 19th century, up to the most recent works and trends in the late 20th century. Photography is covered from its invention in 1839 to the present. A particular emphasis is placed upon adding new and lesser-known artists and on the coverage of foreign-language literature. Approximately 13,000 new entries are added each year. Published with title LOMA from 1969-1971.