Bookshelf

These are the books in my art/philosophy section organised by authors and editors.

INDEX: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


  • AA Publishing Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection 1
  • AA Publishing Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
  • AA Publishing Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 1
  • AA Publishing Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
  • AA Publishing Landscape Photographer of the Year Collection 3
  • AA Publishing Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 4
  • Adams, Ansel The Print (Ansel Adams Photography)
  • Ades, Dawn and McClean, Alison eds. Revolution on Paper: Mexican Prints 1910-1960
  • Adorno, Theodor; Benjamin, Walter; Bloch, Ernst; Brecht, Bertolt and Lukas, Georg Aesthetics and Politics (Radical Thinkers)
  • Alberti, Leon Battista On Painting (Classics)
  • Anderson, Perry The Origins of Postmodernity
  • Ang, Tom Digital Photographer’s Handbook
  • Ang, Tom Digital Photography Masterclass: Advanced Photographic and Image-manipulation Techniques for Creating Perfect Pictures
  • Appignanesi, Richard and Garratt, Chris Introducing Postmodernism
  • Archer, Michael Art Since 1960 (World of Art)
  • Artigas, Isabel Gaudi, Complete Works (Evergreen Series)
  • Aston, Margaret The Renaissance Complete
  • Ayers, Tim The History of British Art: 600 – 1600

  • Bachelard, Gaston The Poetics of Space
  • Banksy Wall and Piece
  • Badger, Gerry The Genius of Photography
  • Barber, Barrington The Complete Book of Drawing
  • Barber, Barrington The Fundamentals of Drawing: A Complete Professional Course for Artists
  • Barker, Emma; Webb, Nick and Woods, Kim eds. The Changing Status of the Artist (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Barker, Emma ed. Contemporary Cultures of Display (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Barthes, Roland Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography (Vintage Classics)
  • Barthes, Roland Image Music Text
  • Barthes, Roland Mythologies (Vintage Classics)
  • Battistini, Matilde Symbols and Allegories in Art (Guide to Imagery)
  • Baudrillard, Jean Passwords (Radical Thinkers Classic Editions)
    Baudrillard, Jean The System of Objects (Radical Thinkers)
  • Baudrillard, Jean Fragments (Radical Thinkers)
  • Baudrillard, Jean The Perfect Crime (Radical Thinkers Series 3)
  • Baumer, Angelica Klimt’s Women (Mini Albums)
  • Baxandall, Michael Painting and Experience in Fifteenth-Century Italy: A Primer in the Social History of Pictorial Style (Oxford Paperbacks)
  • BBC Books Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio 12
  • BBC Books Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio 17
  • Beaton, Cecil BRITISH PHOTOGRAPHERS. Britain in Pictures series.
  • Benjamin, Walter Illuminations
  • Benton, Janetta Rebold Art of the Middle Ages (World of Art)
  • Berger, John About Looking
  • Berger, John Ways of Seeing (Penguin Modern Classics)
  • Bindman, David The History of British Art: 1600 – 1870: 2
  • Boucher, Bruce Italian Baroque Sculpture (World of Art)
  • Brandt, Bill; James, Peter and Sadler, Richard Homes Fit for Heroes: Photographs by Bill Brandt 1939-43
  • Brettle, Jane Airside
  • British Museum A Guide to the Early Christian and Byzantine Antiquities in the Department of British and Medieval Antiquities: With Fifteen Plates and Eighty-Four Illustrations
  • Britt, David Modern Art: Impressionism to Post-Modernism

  • Cameron, Julia The Artist’s Way: A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self
  • Carli, Enzo; Gudiol, Jose and Souchal, Genevieve, eds. Gothic Painting
  • Carr-Gomm, Sarah The Hutchinson Dictionary of Symbols in Art
  • Cartier-Bresson, Henri Man and Machine
  • Caruana, Wally Aboriginal Art (World of Art)
  • Cattrell, Peter Photography (Foundation Course)
  • Chambers, Ellie and Northedge, Andrew, eds. The Arts Good Study Guide
  • Chapman, Hugo and Faietti, Marzia eds. Fra Angelico to Leonardo: Italian Renaissance Drawings
  • Chipps Smith, Jeffrey The Northern Renaissance (Art & Ideas)
  • Chilvers, Ian; Farr, Dennis and Osborne, Harold, eds. The Oxford Dictionary of Art
  • Clarke, Graham The Photograph: A Visual and Cultural History (Oxford History of Art)
  • Cook, Sarah; Graham, Beryl; Gfader, Verina and Lap, Axel, eds. A Brief History of Curating New Media Art: Conversations with Curators
  • Cooper, Emmanuel Ten Thousand Years of Pottery
  • Cotton, Charlotte The Photograph as Contemporary Art (World of Art)
  • Cowen, Painton English Stained Glass
  • Crawshaw, Alwyn Collins Learn to Paint – Watercolours
  • Crist, Steve The Polaroid Book: Selections from the Polaroid Collections of Photography

  • Debord, Guy Society of the Spectacle
  • Dempsey, Amy Styles, Schools and Movements: The Essential Encyclopaedic Guide to Modern Art
  • Duncan, Alastair Art Nouveau (World of Art)
  • Duncan, Carol Civilizing Rituals: Inside Public Art Museums (Re Visions: Critical Studies in the History & Theory of Art)
  • Dunkerton, Jill; Foister, Susan; Gordon, Dillian; and Penny, Nicholas eds. Giotto to Durer: Early Renaissance Painting in The National Gallery: Early European Painting in the National Gallery (National Gallery of London)
  • Dyer, Geoff The Ongoing Moment

  • Eaglemoss Publications “Watercolour Challenge”: Practical Painting Course
  • Economopoulos, Nikos In the Balkans: Photographs by Nikos Economopoulos/Magnum Photos
  • Edwardes, Guy 100 Ways To Take Better Landscape Photographs
  • Edwards, Betty The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
  • Edwards, Steve Art and Its Histories: A Reader
  • Edwards, Steve and Wood, Paul, eds. Art of the Avant-gardes (Open University Art of the Twentieth Century)
  • Elam, Kimberly Geometry of Design: Studies in Proportion and Composition (Design Briefs)
  • Elkins, James The Object Stares Back (Harvest Book)
  • Elliot, Patrick Companion Guide to the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
  • Essers, Volkmar Matisse (Basic Art Album)
  • Ewing, William and Herschdorfer, Nathalie reGeneration: 50 Photographers of Tomorrow<

  • Fahr-Becker, Gabriele Japanese Prints (Taschen 25th Anniversary)
  • Ferguson, George Signs and Symbols in Christian Art: With Illustrations from Paintings of the Renaissance (Galaxy Books)
  • Fernie, Eric ed. Art History and Its Methods: A Critical Anthology
  • Fossi, Gloria Uffizi Gallery (Official Guides to Florentine Museums)
  • Foster, Hal Design and Crime: (And Other Diatribes) (Radical Thinkers Classic Editions)
  • Foster, Hal The Return of the Real: Art and Theory at the End of the Century: Avant-garde at the End of the Century (October Books)
  • Foucault, Michel Archaeology of Knowledge (Routledge Classics)
  • Frank, Robert Robert Frank: The Americans
  • Freeman, John The Photographer’s Guide to Black and White (Complete Masterclass)
  • Freeman, John The Photographer’s Guide to Light
  • Freeman, Julian British Art: A Walk Round the Rusty Pier
  • Freeman, Michael The Photographer’s Eye: Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos
  • Frost, Lee Photos That Sell: The Art of Successful Freelance Photography

  • Gaiger, Jason ed. Frameworks for Modern Art (Open University Art of the Twentieth Century)
  • Gaiger, Jason and Woods, Paul, eds. Art of the Twentieth Century: A Reader
  • Godfrey, Tony Conceptual Art (Art & Ideas)
  • Goldberg, Vicki Light Matters: Writings on Photography (Aperture Ideas)
  • Gombrich, E. H. Art and Illusion: v. 6: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation
  • Gombrich, E. H. The Story of Art Pocket Edition
  • Gordon, Dillian 100 Great Paintings: Duccio to Picasso : European Paintings from the 14th to the 20th Century
  • Grabowski, Beth and Fick, Bill eds. Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials and Processes
  • Graham-Dixon, Andrew A History of British Art
  • la Grange, Ashley Basic Critical Theory for Photographers
  • Greenberg, Reese; Ferguson, Bruce and Nairne, Sandy Thinking About Exhibitions
  • Gronert, Stefan The Dusseldorf School of Photography
  • Grosenick, Uta and Riemschneider, Burkhard eds. Art Now (Taschen 25)
  • Grosenick, Uta Art Now – Vol. 2
  • Grosenick, Uta and Seelig, Thomas, eds Photo Art: The New World of Photography
  • Guth, Christine Art Library: Japanese Art Edo Perio (Everyman Art Library)

  • Hall, Sean This Means This, This Means That: A User’s Guide to Semiotics
  • Harrison, Charles and Wood, Paul with Gaiger, Jason, eds. Art in Theory 1648-1815: An Anthology of Changing Ideas
  • Harrison, Charles and Wood, Paul with Gaiger, Jason, eds. Art in Theory, 1815-1900
  • Harrison, Charles and Wood, Paul, eds. Art in Theory 1900-2000: An Anthology of Changing Ideas
  • Hatt, Michael and Klonk, Charlotte Art History: A Critical Introduction to Its Methods
  • Hedgecoe, John John Hedgecoe’s Complete Guide to Black and White Photography
  • Heering, Walther THE ROLLEI BOOK: A MANUAL OF ROLLEIFLEX AND ROLLEICORD
  • Hicks, Nigel Digital SLR Bible, The: A Complete Guide for the 21st Century Photographer
  • Hicks, Roger and Shultz, Frances Medium and Large Format Photography: Moving Beyond 35mm for Better Pictures
  • Hicks, Roger and Shultz, Frances The Photographer’s Guide to the Studio
  • Hilton, Timothy The Pre-Raphaelites (World of Art)
  • Hoddinott, Ross Digital Macro Photography
  • Holborn, Mark Propaganda: Photographs from Soviet Archives
  • Holzwarth, Hans Werner Art Now: v. 3
  • Honnef, Klaus Pop Art (Taschen Basic Art Series)
  • Honnef, Klaus Andy Warhol 1928-1987: Commerce into Art (Basic Art Album)
  • Hopkins, Andrew Italian Architecture: From Michelangelo to Borromini (World of Art)
  • Hughes, Ann d’Arcy and Vernon-Morris, Hebe Printmaking: Traditional and Contemporary Techniques
  • Hunter, Fil; Biver, Steven and Fuqua, Paul eds. Light Science and Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting

  • Janus Man Ray, the Photographic Image
  • Jeffrey, Ian The Photo Book
  • Johnson, Brooks Photography Speaks: 150 Photographers On Their Art

  • Kennard, Peter The Domesday Book (Critical Image)
  • Kennell, Sarah and Waggoner, Diane In the Darkroom: An Illustrated Guide to Photographic Processes before the Digital Age
  • King, Catherine ed. Views of Difference: Different Views of Art (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Klingshr-Leroy, Cathrin Surrealism (Taschen Basic Art Series)
  • Kocur, Zoya and Leung, Simon Theory in Contemporary Art: From 1985 to the Present
  • Krause, Jim Photo Idea Index: Explore New Ways to Capture and Create Exceptional Images with Digital Cameras and Software
  • Krauss, Rosalind Bachelors (October Books)

  • Langford, Michael Basic Photography
  • Langford, Michael >Advanced Photography
  • Lardinois, Brigitte Magnum Magnum
  • Lavrentiev, Alexander N. and Bowlt, John E. Aleksandr Rodchenko: Experiments for the Future
  • Lewison, Jeremy Moore (Taschen Basic Art Series)
  • Loviny, Christophe Cuba by Korda

  • McKenzie, Joseph Gorbals Children: A Study in Photographs
  • McLuhan, Marshall and Fiore, Quentin The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects (Penguin Modern Classics)
  • McNiff, Shaun Trust the Process: An Artist’s Guide to Letting Go
  • Marzaroli, Oscar and McIlvanney, William Shades of Grey. Glasgow 1956-1987
  • Meehan, Les Black and White Digital Photography: Creating and Manipulating Great Monochrome Images
  • Milner, Marion On Not Being Able to Paint
  • mima British Surrealism and Other Realities: The Sherwin Collection
  • mima Draw: Conversations around the legacy of drawing
  • mima Edmund de Waal at Kettle’s Yard, mima and elsewhere
  • mima Eric Bainbridge: Forward Thinking 1976-2008
  • mima Felieke van der Leest: Sieradenfabels / Jewellery Fables
  • mima Katy Moran: Paintings
  • mima You In Between
  • Mink, Janis Joan Miro.: 1893 – 1983
  • Moszynska, Anna Abstract Art (World of Art)
  • Mulligan, Therese, and Wooters, David, eds. A History of Photography: From 1839 to the Present (The George Eastman House Collection)
  • Mundy, Jennifer Duchamp Manray Picabia
  • Murray, Linda and Peter, eds. The Penguin Dictionary of Art and Artists (Penguin Reference Books)

  • Nash, David David Nash at Yorkshire Sculpture Park
  • Nash, Susie Northern Renaissance Art (Oxford History of Art)
  • Newhall, Beaumont ed. Photography: Essays and Images – Illustrated Readings in the History of Photography

  • O’Doherty, Brian Inside the White Cube: The Ideology of the Gallery Space
  • Obrist, Hans Ulrich Hans Ulrich Obrist: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Curating But Were Afraid to Ask
  • Oliver, Cordelia The Seeing Eye: The Life and Work of George Oliver

  • Panzer, Mary and Caujolle, Christian Things As They Are: Photojournalism in Context Since 1955
  • Parr, Martin and Badger, Gerry The Photobook: v. 1: A History
  • Parr, Martin and Badger, Gerry The Photobook: History v. 2
  • Parramon, Jose M. Techniques and Colour: A Practical Course in Watercolour Painting (Practical courses in watercolours)
  • Parramon, Jose M. Composition and Interpretation: A Practical Course in Watercolour Painting
  • Pearlman, Alec. Rollei manual: The complete book of twin-lens photography
  • Perry, Gill and Cunningham, Colin eds. Academies, Museums and Canons of Art (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Perry, Gill, ed. Difference and Excess in Contemporary Art: The Visibility of Women’s Practice (Art History Special Issues)
  • Perry, Gill Gender and Art (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Perry, Gill and Wood, Paul, eds Themes in Contemporary Art (Open University Art of the Twentieth Century)
  • Pevsner, Nikolaus Englishness of English Art
  • Phaidon Press, ed. The Art Book
  • Phillips, Sandra Martin Parr
  • Pollock, Griselda and Zemans, Joyce, eds. Museums After Modernism: Strategies of Engagement (New Interventions in Art History)
  • Pollock, Griselda Vision and Difference: Feminism, Femininity and Histories of Art (Routledge Classics)
  • Prendeville, Brendan Realism in 20th Century Painting (World of Art)

  • Ranciere, Jacques Aesthetics and Its Discontents
  • Ranciere, Jacques The Future of the Image
  • Read, Herbert A Concise History of Modern Painting
  • Read, Herbert; Baker, John; and Lammer, Alfred eds. English Stained Glass.
  • Rees, A.L. and Borzello, F. The New Art History
  • Rhodes, Colin Outsider Art: Spontaneous Alternatives (World of Art)
  • Richardson, Carol M. Locating Renaissance Art: Renaissance Art Reconsidered (Renaissance Art Reconsidered Open University): 2 (Open University: Renaissance Art Reconsidered)
  • Richardson, Carol M., Woods, Kim W. and Franklin, Michael W. eds. Renaissance Art Reconsidered: An Anthology of Primary Sources
  • Ritchin, Fred After Photography
  • Rookmaaker, H.R., Modern art and the death of a culture
  • Ruskin, John Penguin Great Ideas : On Art And Life
  • Russell, Bertrand The Problems of Philosophy (OPUS)

  • Said, Edward S. Orientalism
  • Sante, Luc and Evans, Walker Walker Evans (Phaidon 55’s)
  • Shore, Stephen The Nature of Photographs: a Primer
  • Short, Maria Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative
  • Simpson, Ian The Encyclopedia of Drawing Techniques (A Quarto book)
  • Sontag, Susan On Photography
  • Sontag, Susan Regarding the Pain of Others
  • Stangos, Nikos Concepts of Modern Art: From Fauvism to Postmodernism (World of Art)
  • Steichen, Edward and Sandburg, Carl The Family of Man
  • Stephens, Chris The History of British Art: 1870 – now: 3
  • Szarkowski, John The Photographer’s Eye

  • Tate, Elizabeth The Encyclopedia of Painting Techniques
  • Tharp, Twyla The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life
  • Thornton, Gene Masters of the camera: Stieglitz, Steichen & their successors
  • Tolstoy, Leo What is Art? (Penguin Classics)

  • Valimaki, Matti Avantgarde 1910-1930: Venäläistä ja neuvostoliittolaista taidetta … : näyttely … 1.8.1989-1.10.1989 Turun taidemuseo
  • Vaneigem, Raoul Revolution of Everyday Life
  • Vaughan, William Gainsborough (World of Art)
  • Vergo, Peter, ed. The New Museology (Critical views)

  • Watson, Peter Light in the Landscape
  • Welch, Evelyn Art in Renaissance Italy 1350-1500 (Oxford History of Art)
  • Wells, Liz, ed. The Photography Reader
  • Wells, Liz, ed. Photography: A Critical Introduction
  • Weston, Richard Modernism
  • Wheeler, Mortimer Roman Art and Architecture (World of Art)
  • Williams, Raymond Culture and Materialism (Radical Thinkers)
  • Williams, Raymond Politics of Modernism (Radical Thinkers)
  • Wilson, Arnold Nature Photography
  • Wilton, Andrew Five Centuries of British Painting: From Holbein to Hodgkin (World of Art)
  • Wolf, Norbert Expressionism (Taschen Basic Art Series)
  • Wölfflin, Heinrich Principles of Art History: The Problem of the Development of Style in Later Art
  • Wood, Paul ed. The Challenge of the Avant-garde (Open University: Art and Its Histories)
  • Wood, Paul ed. Varieties of Modernism (Open University Art of the Twentieth Century)
  • Woods, Kim Making Renaissance Art: Renaissance Art Reconsidered: 1 (Renaissance Art Reconsidered Open University) (Open University: Renaissance Art Reconsidered)
  • Woods, Kim Viewing Renaissance Art (Renaissance Art Reconsidered Open University): 3 (Open University: Renaissance Art Reconsidered)
  • Woods, Louise The Printmaking Handbook: The Complete Guide to the Latest Techniques, Tools, and Materials

  • Young, Charles R. The Twelfth-Century Renaissance

  • Zaczek, Iain Celtic Art and Design (Treasury of Decorative Art S.)