We Are Artists: Women Who Made Their Mark on the World Kari Herbert

We Are Artists: Women Who Made Their Mark on the World

Author: Kari Herbert
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Book Title
We Are Artists: Women Who Made Their Mark on the World
Author
Kari Herbert
ISBN
9780500651964
A richly illustrated book, We Are Artists celebrates the life and work of fifteen female artists from around the globe and the distinctive mark they made on art. Presented as a collection of exciting biographical stories, each section reveals how the artist's unique approach and perspective provided art and society with a new way of seeing things.We Are Artists places the spotlight on women painters, sculptors, printmakers, illustrators, designers, and craftswomen who created monumental artwork, often against daunting odds. The book includes reproductions of modern and contemporary artwork by Frida Kahlo, Yayoi Kusama, Georgia O'Keeffe, Alma Thomas, and Kenojuak Ashevak, to name a few. Through their personal stories, readers will learn about the art movements each artist worked in and the influence they exerted on both the art world and society as a whole.This book starts to rewrite art history for the next generation, and will inspire young readers and artists everywhere.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Kari HerbertPublisher: Thames & HudsonPublished: 09/24/2019ISBN: 9780500651964Pages: 144Weight: 1.15lbsSize: 9.50h x 6.90w x 0.80dReview Citations: Booklist 10/15/2019 pg. 48Publishers Weekly 10/28/2019

A richly illustrated book, We Are Artists celebrates the life and work of fifteen female artists from around the globe and the distinctive mark they made on art. Presented as a collection of exciting biographical stories, each section reveals how the artist's unique approach and perspective provided art and society with a new way of seeing things.

We Are Artists places the spotlight on women painters, sculptors, printmakers, illustrators, designers, and craftswomen who created monumental artwork, often against daunting odds. The book includes reproductions of modern and contemporary artwork by Frida Kahlo, Yayoi Kusama, Georgia O'Keeffe, Alma Thomas, and Kenojuak Ashevak, to name a few. Through their personal stories, readers will learn about the art movements each artist worked in and the influence they exerted on both the art world and society as a whole.

This book starts to rewrite art history for the next generation, and will inspire young readers and artists everywhere.



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Kari Herbert
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Published: 09/24/2019
ISBN: 9780500651964
Pages: 144
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 9.50h x 6.90w x 0.80d

Review Citations: Booklist 10/15/2019 pg. 48
Publishers Weekly 10/28/2019

A richly illustrated book, We Are Artists celebrates the life and work of fifteen female artists from around the globe and the distinctive mark they made on art. Presented as a collection of exciting biographical stories, each section reveals how the artist's unique approach and perspective provided art and society with a new way of seeing things.

We Are Artists places the spotlight on women painters, sculptors, printmakers, illustrators, designers, and craftswomen who created monumental artwork, often against daunting odds. The book includes reproductions of modern and contemporary artwork by Frida Kahlo, Yayoi Kusama, Georgia O'Keeffe, Alma Thomas, and Kenojuak Ashevak, to name a few. Through their personal stories, readers will learn about the art movements each artist worked in and the influence they exerted on both the art world and society as a whole.

This book starts to rewrite art history for the next generation, and will inspire young readers and artists everywhere.



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Kari Herbert
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Published: 09/24/2019
ISBN: 9780500651964
Pages: 144
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 9.50h x 6.90w x 0.80d

Review Citations: Booklist 10/15/2019 pg. 48
Publishers Weekly 10/28/2019