Magical Secrets about Thinking Creatively: The Art of Etching and the Truth of Life Kathan Brown
This inspirational guide to unlocking creativity draws on the experiences of sixteen prominent contemporary artists, from Richard Diebenkorn to Shazia Sikander, who have made prints at San Francisco?s legendary Crown Point Press over a period of more than thirty years.
Crown Point Press?s founder, Kathan Brown, presents thirteen ?magical secrets??creative strategies exemplified by these artists? approaches to art-making. Sophisticated and yet straightforwardly explained, the magical secrets help the reader understand fundamental strategies such as how to creatively use the physicality of materials or how an artist may enter a mental state that encourages creative connections. Clear explanations of printmaking processes and stunning reproductions help to illuminate the secrets. An accompanying DVD features Brown?s popular ?Magical Secrets? lecture. At once authoritative and inspiring, Magical Secrets offers a deeper understanding of the creative impulses in us all.
- Código de barras:
- 30.00cm x 21.00cm x 4.00cm
- PRESTEL PUBLISHING LIMITED
- Número de páginas:
- 0.711 kg
- Capa Dura
- 42 colour, 92 black & white illustrations