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Art and Artists in Liverpool and the North West -

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Related booklists: Photographs of Liverpool & Merseyside, Architecture in Liverpool, Merseyside and the North West, Art and Artists - UK,

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 13 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book Europe
    Europe's New York: Downtown Liverpool - by Paddy Wailey-Hammett

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780992896256 | ISBN 10: 0992896258

    "These images are very American and fit into the theme of this book. It's great to see the young photographers of Liverpool become involved in projects like this. It is a City close to my heart."(Colin Jones, Grafters) "Paddy Wailey-Hammett is a y ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bluecoat, Liverpool: The UK
    Bluecoat, Liverpool: The UK's First Arts Centre - by Bryan Biggs and John Belchem (Editors)

    £19.95   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781789621631 | ISBN 10: 1789621631

    Bluecoat is a unique and much-loved Liverpool institution, its oldest city centre building. This book tells the fascinating story of its transformation from charity school to contemporary arts centre, the UK’s first. Its early 18th century origins ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Liverpool Art Book: The City Through the Eyes Of its Artists by Emma Bennett (Editor)
    The Liverpool Art Book: The City Through the Eyes Of its Artists - by Emma Bennett (Editor)

    £14.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780857845207 | ISBN 10: 0857845209

    The Liverpool Art Book is a tribute to one of the UK’s most iconic cities.   An impressive artistic collection taking the reader on a tour through the colourful spirit of Liverpool and its history: inspired by its vibrant, modern buildings ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beautiful World, Where Are You? by Sinéad McCarthy (Editor)
    Beautiful World, Where Are You? - by Sinéad McCarthy (Editor)

    £18.95   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781908970442 | ISBN 10: 1908970448

    Published on the occasion of the tenth edition of Liverpool Biennial, this book reflects on the timely question: Beautiful world, where are you? It is derived from a 1788 poem by the German poet Friedrich von Schiller, later set to music by Austrian ... more

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  • Cover image of book Eight Fold Year by Jamie Reid
    Eight Fold Year - by Jamie Reid

    £12.50   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781908067197 | ISBN 10: 1908067195

    Eight Fold Year is a celebration of the Druidic calendar and the eight festivals that mark the changing seasons.   Alongside being a radical designer/provocateur, (first with the Suburban Press and then more famously for the Sex Pistols), Jami ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Two-Sided Lake: Scenarios, Storyboards and Sets from Liverpool Biennial 2016 by Rosie Cooper, Sandeep Parmar, and Dominic Willsdon (Editors)
    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 13: 9781781383407 | ISBN 10: 1781383405

    Published as part of Liverpool Biennial 2016, The Two-Sided Lake brings together a wide range of contributors to explore the idea of the episode in film, literature and computation. The book reflects the on multiple ways that stories can be told, a ... more

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  • Cover image of book L.S. Lowry: Masterpieces of Art by L.S. Lowry and Susan Grange
    L.S. Lowry: Masterpieces of Art - by L.S. Lowry and Susan Grange

    £12.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783613571 | ISBN 10: 1783613572

    Renowned for his paintings of the industrial towns of North West England, Lancashire born Lowry had a distinctive and enchanting style, depicting the everyday life of the world around him.  In association with The Lowry, which houses over 400 of ... more

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  • Cover image of book The First Cut by Fiona Corridan and Natasha Howes (Editors)
    The First Cut - by Fiona Corridan and Natasha Howes (Editors)

    £12.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780901673824 | ISBN 10: 090167382x

    The First Cut is a major exhibition featuring new and recent works by over 30 international contemporary artists who work with paper in revolutionary ways.  Featuring established and emerging artists from America, Australia, China, Denmark, F ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Unexpected Guest: Art, Writing and Thinking on Hospitality by Sally Tallant and Paul Domela (Editors), with a text by Lorenzo Fusi
    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 13: 9781908970039 | ISBN 10: 1908970030

    Hospitality is the welcome we extend to strangers, an attitude and a code of conduct, and a metaphor encompassing issues of the body, territory, politics, ecology, commerce and the hosting of data. It is the point where hostility becomes friendship, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Northerners: Portrait of a No-Nonsense People by Sefton Samuels
    Northerners: Portrait of a No-Nonsense People - by Sefton Samuels

    £18.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780091938932 | ISBN 10: 0091938937

    The word 'northern' conjures plenty of stereotypical images; men in flat caps, cobbled streets, pies and rain. But beyond the clichs lies a region rich in its diversity, devilish in its humour and fertile in its culture, and it is these characterist ... more

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  • Cover image of book 1911: Art and Revolution in Liverpool: The Life and Times of Albert Lipczinski by David Bingham
    1911: Art and Revolution in Liverpool: The Life and Times of Albert Lipczinski - by David Bingham

    £15.00   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781906593704 | ISBN 10: 1906593701

    The art, life and exile of Polish artist Albert Lipczinski against the background of artistic, political and social revolution in Liverpool. The story is written in a number of contexts: political agitation in the city; the community of artists of th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Looking Back: Facing Forward: Mistakes and Metaphors - Paintings, Prints and Drawings by Pete Clarke by Pete Clarke, Matthew Clough, Moira Lindsey, Brian Biggs and Gabriel Gee
    Looking Back: Facing Forward: Mistakes and Metaphors - Paintings, Prints and Drawings by Pete Clarke - by Pete Clarke, Matthew Clough, Moira Lindsey, Brian Biggs and Gabriel Gee

    £11.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780956359506 | ISBN 10: 0956359507

    "The move then back north to Liverpool has been the most significant to developing a practice, the beginnings of activism, artists initiatives and the broader social, cultural and theoretical context to the work. I have tried to picture the idea of t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Art in a City by John Willett
    Art in a City - by John Willett

    £15.00   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781846310829 | ISBN 10: 1846310822

    This classic text, reissued to coincide with the 800th anniversary of the City of Liverpool, was originally published in 1967. It is a milestone in the examination of urban arts movements and also provides the starting point for looking at art in Liv ... more

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