The book's strength is its insightful, accessible approach to each artist's work. -- Modern Painter
Linda Weintraub, Henry Luce Professor of Emerging Arts at Oberlin College, is the author of Art on the Edge and Over: Searching for Art's Meaning in Contemporary Society. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Reading this book was very difficult. But over all the mass amount of information is very useful and I love how unique all the artists are.Published 10 months ago by Josh
She covers many different art styles and artists from all over the world. Fun to read and covers many perspectives and nuances of the art world. :)Published 21 months ago by Daniela
This book was pretty interesting. It was basically a run-down of all the contemporary artists working in today's art scene. It was interesting to learn about them. Read morePublished on August 21, 2013 by Ashley
This may seem like a minor detail, but this text is full of unusually colored text which is challenging to read at times. Read morePublished on May 28, 2013 by Scott Taylor
A very interesting read for anyone wishing to learn about the arts. Has several interesting subjects and is laid out in an easy to read manner.Published on April 25, 2013 by Rev
This was used as a textbook for a class that I took. I strongly agree with the other negative reviewer of this book. Read morePublished on October 15, 2012 by Ska
Hi, I returned this book almost 3 weeks ago and haven't recieved a refund yet? Could you please elxplain why and get back to my emails?
Weintraub has done the footwork here--for a lot of people that would read her book. She demonstrates her curious mind and is able to convert that into a series of reviews of what... Read morePublished on March 8, 2007 by alex israel
This book was reccomended by tutors as one of three books to buy at the start of our Fine Art degree course. Read morePublished on January 6, 2007 by Scribe