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Reading Level:Very Good

An accessible handbook that demystifies the aura surrounding the New Zealand art market. Written by an experienced and accomplished art dealer and gallery owner, it traces the history of art in this country, and the emergence of the art... read more

Behind the Canvas: An Insider's Guide to the New Zealand Art Market
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Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Post Book Awards: Illustrated Non-Fiction 2014.

Greer Twiss is one of the longest working postwar sculptors and still a productive, inventive and innovative figure in contemporary art today. Greer was recognized by the Arts Foundation of New Zealand as one of twenty living icons. "Twiss" is richly illustrated throughout its 396 pages with a forewor... read more

Greer Twiss: Sculptor
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The vibrant paintings in this gorgeous book capture that bright sparkling quality of our New Zealand light. Graham Young portrays elements of the Kiwi lifestyle against a backdrop of familiar landscape – the corner dairy, old baches on the coast, boatsheds, villas and country barns. There is alw... read more

Lazy Days: Painting the Kiwi Lifestyle
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Series:Art Ideas

This new title in the highly regarded Art & Ideas series presents a thorough introduction to the Baroque and Rococo styles. Encompassing architecture, interior design, furniture, ceramics, garden landscaping and theatrical spectaculars, as well as the masterpieces of this prolific period... read more

Nophoto
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The volumes in this series provide unique portraits of European art history. Authoritative texts illuminate the decisive stages in the artists' lives and the development of their styles, explaining their impact against the background of their social context as well as their significance for following generations of artists.

Masters: Leonardo Da Vinci
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It is entirely possible to immerse oneself in the glories of European art without having to travel to the Louvre, the Uffizzi, the Tate or the Frick. That's because New Zealand's public art galleries are richly studded with wor... read more

Angels and Aristocrats: Early European Art in New Zealand Public Collections
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This book documents 50 years of Leo Bensemann's portrait, mask and fantasy figure paintings and drawings - the first time such a collection has been compiled. First Published October 2005.

Leo Bensemann : Portraits, masks and fantasy figures
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Reading Level:Very Good

1642? Yes, we have an art history that dates back that far, to the engravings made during Tasman's voyage that depict the first contact between European and Maori. In this tautly, provocatively and passionately argued history, leading art comment... read more

The Big Picture: the History of New Zealand Art from 1642
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Nophoto
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The Swinging Sixties was the fashion and cultural scene that flourished in Great Britain during the 1960s, with 'Swinging London' as the hip capital. The predominantly youth-orientated phenomenon emphasised all that was new and modern in a period of optimi... read more

The Swinging Sixties: An Iconic Decade in Pictures
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