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The Daily Book of Art: 365 readings that teach, inspire & entertain
by Colin Gilbert, Elizabeth T. Gilbert, Gabriel Guzman, Rebecca J. Razo, Sharon Robinson, Amy Runyen, Dylan Gilbert, David J. Schmidt (Goodreads Author)
In today's fast-paced world, creative people are as eager as ever to pursue their artistic passions, but many of them simply don't have enough time. Catering to this modern dilemma, we've concocted the perfect remedy for over-burdened artists. The Daily Book of Art includes a year's worth of brief daily readings and lessons about the visual arts that entertain as they info ...more
Hardcover, 376 pages
Published October 1st 2009 by Walter Foster Publishing
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In the book The Daily Book of Art it shows you three hundred and sixty five readings that teach, inspire and entertain people about the different types of art. The first few pages of the book informs you about all the authors of the book and their different views on the art community. The book has a total of eight authors, and each other talks about different topics of art. The elements of art is the basic thing to learn about art first. There are many elements of art in the art community but th ...more
After 70 "days", I decided that taking a year to finish wasn't for me. It wasn't bad, but prospective readers need to understand that this is a collection of 365 snapshots, condensed and simplified. I found the authors rather culturally or hemispherically myopic - pretty much focused entirely on Western art. The leading questions were juvenile ("What do you think is going through Suzon's mind?") and the generalizations trite ("...tapping into what unites us all: a fascination with the mysteries ...more