Shirley Trevena is a successful and popular watercolourist with a huge international fan base. Throughout her career Shirley has pushed the boundaries of watercolour and is regarded as one of Britain's most innovative artists in that medium. Shirley's watercolours are vib... read more
Gustav Klimt at Home explores the influences of Vienna and other places Klimt travelled to and called home on his life and work. Klimt was one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. He was both influenced by and shaped the city of Vienna at the turn of t... read more
Joseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage around the world from 1768 to 1771. A gifted and wealthy young naturalist, Banks collected exotic flora from Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, the Society Islands, New Zeal... read more
Marcus King's artistic achievements, spanning fine and commercial art over 50 years, are without New Zealand parallel. Arguably New Zealand's most viewed artist - his work was exhibited to a multimillion global audience - King was trusted for decades to ... read more
Working with a traditional view of drawing, this essential manual, for beginning and experienced artists alike, covers monochrome media such as pencil, graphite, charcoal, chalk, carbon pencil, and ink. Starting with the basics of drawing techniques, the topi... read more
A beautifully presented little book of artworks of the sea. Features hardcover with blue foil, blue page edges and blue ribbon.
A beautifully presented little book of artworks of birds. Features hardcover with gold foil, gilt page edges and gold ribbon.
|Author:||Vincent O'Sullivan; Grahame Sydney (Artist)|
|Awards:||Shortlisted for PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Illustrated Book 2015.|
Grahame Sydney: Paintings 1974-2014 is a major retrospective survey of paintings from Sydney's 40-year career as an artist. His paintings of the Central Otago landscape and the wider South Island are known and loved by large numbers of New Zealander... read more
A beautifully presented little book of artworks of flowers. Features cloth hardcover with pink foil, pink page edges and pink ribbon.
Drawing sculptures has been a popular form of observational sketching since the Renaissance, and has regularly been included in teaching programmes at art schools. Seen as perfect examples of the highest standards of beauty, style and composition, and as a tribute to classical art, ca... read more
Gisele Freund's rare photographs provide insight into the lives of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.
This beautifully designed book by the country's best-known photographer reveals a city - and a way of life - that no longer exists.
Laurence Aberhart is an extraordinary artist. His photographs carry the heft of our cultural identity. He's one of the biggest names in New Ze... read more