Booklist - Art and Artists - Worldwide

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There are 52 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Forever Frida: A Celebration of the Life, Art, Loves, Words, and Style of Frida Kahlo by Kathy Cano-Murillo, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781507210116

In Miniature: How Small Things Illuminate The World by Simon Garfield, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781786890795

Lust For Life by Irving Stone, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781787461390

Seeing Ourselves: Women's Self-Portraits by Frances Borzello, £18.95 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780500294024

Portraits: John Berger on Artists by John Berger, edited by Tom Overton, £14.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781784781798

Why Are We 'Artists'? 100 World Art Manifestos by Jessica Lack (Editor), £10.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780241236314

The Two-Sided Lake: Scenarios, Storyboards and Sets from Liverpool Biennial 2016 by Rosie Cooper, Sandeep Parmar, and Dominic Willsdon (Editors), £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781781383407

What are You Looking At? 150 Years of Modern Art in the Blink of an Eye by Will Gompertz, £10.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780241965993

Visual Impact: Creative Dissent in the 21st Century by Liz McQuiston, £24.95 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780714869704

Pop Art: A Colourful History by Alastair Sooke, £10.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780241973059

B is for Bauhaus: An A-Z of the Modern World by Deyan Sudjic, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780718199517

Street Craft: Guerrilla Gardening / Yarnbombing / Light Graffiti Street Sculpture / and More by Riikka Kuittinen, £14.95 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780500517840

Drawn from the Archive: Hidden Histories of Illustration by Sarah Lawrence, £9.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780992882709

The Graphic Art of the Underground: A Countercultural History by Ian Lowey and Suzy Prince, £29.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780857858184

Body Art by Nicholas Thomas, £9.95 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780500204207

The Art Book (Mini Format) by The Editors of Phaidon Press, £7.95 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780714867960

Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists by Hillary L. Chute, £18.00 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780226099446

Global Model Village: The International Street Art of Slinkachu by Slinkachu, £12.99 (hardback, 2012) ISBN 9780752227917

The First Cut by Fiona Corridan and Natasha Howes (Editors), £12.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780901673824

The Disabled Body in Contemporary Art by Ann Millett-Gallant, £20.50 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780230341425

The Unexpected Guest: Art, Writing and Thinking on Hospitality by Sally Tallant and Paul Domela (Editors), with a text by Lorenzo Fusi, £18.95 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781908970039

Indigo: In Search of the Colour That Seduced the World by Catherine E. McKinley, £8.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781408822364

The Art of Not Making: The New Artist / Artisan Relationship by Michael Petry, £19.95 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780500290262

Proust Was a Neuroscientist by Jonah Lehrer, £9.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780857862310

Extra/Ordinary: Craft and Contemporary Art by Maria Elena Buszek (Editor), £23.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780822347620

Designs of the World by Eva Wilson, Rebecca Jewell, Susan Bird, Ian Stead and Karen Hughes, £18.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780714150888

Paper Cutting: Contemporary Artists, Timeless Craft by Laura Heyenga (Compiler), Preface by Rob Ryan, Introduction by Natalie Avella, £17.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780811874526

Celebrate People's History: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution by Josh MacPhee, £21.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781558616776

Estate by Various artists, text by Paul Hallam, Cristina Cerulli and Victor Buchli, £12.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780956353924

Junk: Art and the Politics of Trash by Gillian Whiteley, £16.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781848854130

Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work by Edwidge Danticat, £14.99 (hardback, 2010) ISBN 9780691140186

Signal: 01 - A Journal of International Political Graphics by Alec Dunn and Josh MacPhee (Editors), £13.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781604860917

Exploring Site-Specific Art: Issues of Space & Internationalism by Judith Rugg, £17.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781848850644

Focus: Love - Your World, Your Images by Various artists, £9.99 (hardback, 2010) ISBN 9781600595639

Paper Politics: Socially Engaged Printmaking Today by Josh Macphee, £21.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781604860900

How to Survive Modern Art by Susie Hodge, £12.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781854377494

National Geographic: The Photographs by Leah Bendavid-Val, £11.99 (hardback, 2008) ISBN 9781426202919

Blek le Rat: Getting Through the Walls by Sybille Prou and King Adz, £12.95 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780500287354

Humanitas by Frederic Roberts, £28.99 (hardback, 2008) ISBN 9780789209481

The Arrival by Shaun Tan, £16.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9780340969939

Street Art and the War on Terror: How the world's best graffiti artists said no to the Iraq war by Xavier A. Tapies, £24.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9780955339882

Seashells: Jewels from the Ocean by Budd Titlow, £12.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9780760325933

Street Sketchbook by Tristan Manco, £19.95 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9780500513620

Sticker City: Paper Graffiti Art by Claudia Walde, £14.95 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9780500286685

Weaving: Methods, Patterns and Traditions of an Ancient Art by Christina Martin, £5.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 1904263550

Strength: Broadsides from Disability on the Arts by Paddy Masefield, £19.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1858563801

Graffiti Woman by Nicholas Ganz, £19.95 (hardback, 2006) ISBN 0500513066

Spiritual Tattoo: A Cultural History of Tattooing, Piercing, Scarification, Branding, and Implants by John A. Rush, £17.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 1583941177

Graffiti World: Street Art from Five Continents by Nicholas Ganz and Tristan Manco, £19.95 (hardback, 2004) ISBN 9780500511701

Belong: A TV Journalist by Jennifer Morton, £12.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 1894663780

Colour: Travels Through the Paintbox by Victoria Finlay, £12.99 (paperback, 2003) ISBN 9780340733295

Reporting the World: John Pilger's Great Eyewitness Photographs by John Pilger, £12.99 (paperback, 2001) ISBN 1901785092