To be a good TV program, it should have a clear and plain storyline which could fit into limited timetable.
Also unique and priceless is Hughes' puckish sense of humor and willingness to express an opinion - even a negative opinion - about art and architectural movements.
For those of you that are also very opinionated, to the point of not wanting to hear other points of view, stay away from this book and video.
The seller was great in sending me the book quickly. I do not blame the seller at all.
My issue is the book itself. Read more
Excellent book for all those interested in art. Timely delivery by book shipper. Would recommend.Published 1 month ago by Sarg
The classic introduction to modern art..
Hughes is eminently readable, and his judgements and observations (for me, anyway) seem right on the mark.
A thoroughly engaging overview of SOME aspects of modern art. Hughes is erudite, opinionated and a bit crotchety, qualities that made him an excellent critic and observer. Read morePublished 5 months ago by jafrank
Love this book. It gave me a new perspective on the evolution of modern art. A good for any student, teacher, hobbyist, or just someone interested in art.Published 5 months ago by Matthew W.
Written for any and all who love modern art and the history of. A favorite of mine! Strongly encourage - worthwhile purchase!Published 6 months ago by annamarie romano
This book gave me, a non-art expert, what I believe to be a good understanding of modern art. I have already visited many exhibitions around the world, but I felt I lacked a more... Read morePublished 8 months ago by A. Coutinho
Best book ever on modern art. It has given me a whole new appreciation for the innovative people of the last 150 years.Published 8 months ago by Lurien Spanninga
As a practicing artist and a writer of books on art, It's exactly what I wanted. Delivery was quick and the book was in good shape.Published 14 months ago by ej