Artists in Residence: Seventeen Artists and Their Living Spaces, from Giverny to Casa Azul (Hardback)
  • Artists in Residence: Seventeen Artists and Their Living Spaces, from Giverny to Casa Azul (Hardback)
zoom

Artists in Residence: Seventeen Artists and Their Living Spaces, from Giverny to Casa Azul (Hardback)

(author), (illustrator)
£17.99
Hardback 144 Pages / Published: 04/02/2021
  • 5+ in stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

"I've ordered a few books about home over the past year [...] But none brought me more joy than a slim book [...] Artists in Residence, written by Melissa Wyse and illustrated by Kate Lewis." -Vanity Fair

This charmingly illustrated book invites readers to peer behind the closed doors of 17 legendary and contemporary artists' homes.

Peek inside Georgia O'Keeffe's adobe courtyards.

Stroll through Henri Matisse's vibrant aviary.

Peruse Jean-Michel Basquiat's collection of over 1,000 videotapes.

This book invites you inside some of the most creative and inspiring homes of all time. For the 17 artists profiled here, a house or an apartment is not simply a place to eat and sleep; they transform everyday spaces into dynamic reflections of their individual artistic passions. You will gain a deeper appreciation of your favorite artists' work and may just discover a new favorite. Richly illustrated throughout, this petite jacketed hardcover offers a fascinating and inspiring blend of art history, interior design, and armchair travel.

* DISTINCTIVE ILLUSTRATED APPROACH: While other books have explored the spaces that housed and inspired artists, they have been exclusively photographic. With vibrant illustrations, this book immerses readers in the atmosphere of each artist's home more than photos ever could.
* DIVERSE RANGE OF ARTISTS: The 17 artists profiled represent a diverse cross section of eras, countries, races, genders, and artistic styles-not to mention a wide range of homes, from a New York City apartment to a renovated English farmhouse.
* A FRIENDLY INVITATION TO ART HISTORY: With relatable prose and vibrant illustrations, this book is perfect for anyone looking to casually learn something new.
* INTERIOR DECOR INSPIRATION: Readers will surely walk away with ideas for crafting their own creative spaces after reading this book.

Perfect for:

* Artists and art appreciators
* Art history buffs
* Interior decor lovers
* Travelers and armchair travelers
* Podcast listeners and blog readers
* Creatives in all industries

Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452179674
Number of pages: 144
Weight: 470 g
Dimensions: 236 x 162 x 22 mm

You may also be interested in...

Living with the Gods
Added to basket
Pedro and Ricky Come Again
Added to basket
Gustav Klimt: The Kiss (Foiled Journal)
Added to basket
Together
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback
John Nash
Added to basket
£30.00
Hardback
Secrets of a Devon Wood
Added to basket
The Story of Trees
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
Grayson's Art Club: The Exhibition
Added to basket
The Book of Pebbles
Added to basket
The World of Frida Kahlo
Added to basket
Spring Cannot be Cancelled
Added to basket
£25.00   £21.99
Hardback
Kahlo
Added to basket
£12.00
Hardback
Van Gogh. The Complete Paintings
Added to basket
How To Draw
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Around the World in 80 Trees
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.