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From Head to Hand: Art and the Manual

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In his third book, Strauss delves into the mysterious process whereby an idea is born in the mind and materialized through the hand in the expression of an artwork. How exactly does this happen? It's a question so basic, an act so fundamental to art-making, that it has rarely received attention. It makes an ideal topic for Strauss, a writer with an exceptional ability to a ...more
Kindle Edition, 224 pages
Published (first published January 10th 2010)
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Cat Leonard
An informative read if you are interested in the relevance of art post 'art'

Such a clever writer, is David, to bring forth points and passages from other writers--making perfect sense by conversation with and reference to them, and making you want to read their too work because it's interesting, not because you don't understand.
I found myself several books to read next in this book, and will read more of Strauss' work on art as soon as I can.
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