Think Like an Artist
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Think Like an Artist


  • Author : Will Gompertz
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2015-07-16
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780241970812


Think Like an Artist Book Description :

Think Like an Artist by BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz - wisdom and smart thinking from Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei Why do some people seem to find it easy to come up with brilliant, fresh ideas? And how do they turn them into something worthwhile? Will Gompertz, the BBC's Arts Editor and a former director at the Tate, has spent years getting up close and personal with some of the world's greatest creative thinkers. And he's discovered a handful of traits that are common to all successful people, from novelists and film directors to scientists and philosophers. These basic practices allow their talent to flourish. And they can be adopted by all of us - no matter what we do in life - to unleash our own latent creativity and help us achieve extraordinary thin...

Think Like an Artist
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Think Like an Artist


  • Author : Will Gompertz
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781613129562


Think Like an Artist Book Description :

From international bestselling author Will Gompertz, Think Like an Artist is a guide to increasing creativity and productivity with help from some of the greatest artists throughout history. How do artists think? Where does their creativity originate? How can we, too, learn to be more creative? BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz seeks answers to these questions in his exuberant, intelligent, witty, and thought-provoking style. Think Like an Artist identifies 10 key lessons on creativity from artists that range from Caravaggio to Warhol, Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei, and profiles leading contemporary figures in the arts who are putting these skills to use today. After getting up close and personal with some of the world’s leading creative thinkers, Gompertz has...

Think Like an Artist
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Think Like an Artist


  • Author : Will Gompertz
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1419721836


Think Like an Artist Book Description :

From international bestselling author Will Gompertz, Think Like an Artist is a guide to increasing creativity and productivity with help from some of the greatest artists throughout history. How do artists think? Where does their creativity originate? How can we, too, learn to be more creative? BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz seeks answers to these questions in his exuberant, intelligent, witty, and thought-provoking style. Think Like an Artist identifies 10 key lessons on creativity from artists that range from Caravaggio to Warhol, Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei, and profiles leading contemporary figures in the arts who are putting these skills to use today. After getting up close and personal with some of the world's leading creative thinkers, Gompertz has d...

Think Like an Artist  Don t Act Like One

Think Like an Artist Don t Act Like One


  • Author : Koos de Wilt
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-06
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9063695454


Think Like an Artist Don t Act Like One Book Description :

Presents 75 ways to look at art and 75 life lessons you can learn from it. From the works of ancient Egypt and Greece to today's abstract and conceptual pieces, by Picasso, Warhol and Ai Weiwei, art inspires us to take a fresh look at the fundamental questions we face. Questions about success, about love, about work, about friendship and about life and death....

Think and Make Like an Artist

Think and Make Like an Artist


  • Author : Claudia Boldt
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-04-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0500650985


Think and Make Like an Artist Book Description :

An engaging activity book that gives primary school children a way into how contemporary artists think and create by way of fun ideas for making their own art...

The Power of Artistic Thinking

The Power of Artistic Thinking


  • Author : Marisol D'Andrea
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: Artists
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1863351728


The Power of Artistic Thinking Book Description :

"Join Marisol D'Andrea, PhD, as she explores the potential of artistic thinking, demonstrating the untapped power of this awe-inspiring process. A visual artist herself, D'Andrea shows you how artists think and what we can learn from them, drawing on her own experience and those from others who embrace this passion. You'll find a treasure trove of information about how the arts influence innovation and increase the opportunity for artistic practices that encourage you to self-transform and to live life "like a work of art." D'Andrea takes you on a journey of exploration, expanding on the existing literature and scholars' perspectives. She examines the prominent and distinctive characteristics of the artist's thought process, supported by interviews a...

Steal Like an Artist
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Steal Like an Artist


  • Author : Austin Kleon
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-02-28
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780761171256


Steal Like an Artist Book Description :

Unlock your creativity. An inspiring guide to creativity in the digital age, Steal Like an Artist presents ten transformative principles that will help readers discover their artistic side and build a more creative life. Nothing is original, so embrace influence, school yourself through the work of others, remix and reimagine to discover your own path. Follow interests wherever they take you—what feels like a hobby may turn into you life’s work. Forget the old cliché about writing what you know: Instead, write the book you want to read, make the movie you want to watch. And finally, stay Smart, stay out of debt, and risk being boring in the everyday world so that you have the space to be wild and daring in your imagination and your work. “Bril...

How to Be an Artist

How to Be an Artist


  • Author : Jerry Saltz
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780593086476


How to Be an Artist Book Description :

"Inspiration leaps off the pages from Jerry Saltz's new book on creativity. . . . This book is for the artist or non-artist, for the person who gets plain English, for the person who understands that practical talk can coax out the mystical messages that lie underneath." —Steve Martin Art has the power to change our lives. For many, becoming an artist is a lifelong dream. But how to make it happen? In How to Be an Artist, Jerry Saltz, one of the art world’s most celebrated and passionate voices, offers an indispensable handbook for creative people of all kinds. From the first sparks of inspiration—and how to pursue them without giving in to self-doubt—Saltz offers invaluable insight into what really matters to emerging artists: originality, p...

Art Thinking

Art Thinking


  • Author : Amy Whitaker
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062358288


Art Thinking Book Description :

An indispensable and inspiring guide to creativity in the workplace and beyond, drawing on art, psychology, science, sports, law, business, and technology to help you land big ideas in the practical world. Anyone from CEO to freelancer knows how hard it is to think big, let alone follow up, while under pressure to get things done. Art Thinking offers practical principles, inspiration, and a healthy dose of pragmatism to help you navigate the difficulties of balancing creative thinking with driving toward results. With an MBA and an MFA, Amy Whitaker, an entrepreneur-in-residence at the New Museum Incubator, draws on stories of athletes, managers, writers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and even artists to engage you in the process of “art thinking.” ...

101 Things to Learn in Art School

101 Things to Learn in Art School


  • Author : Kit White
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2011-08-19
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780262300131


101 Things to Learn in Art School Book Description :

Lessons, demonstrations, definitions, and tips on what to expect in art school, what it means to make art, and how to think like an artist. What is the first thing to learn in art school? “Art can be anything.” The second thing? “Learn to draw.” With 101 Things to Learn in Art School, artist and teacher Kit White delivers and develops such lessons, striking an instructive balance between technical advice and sage concepts. These 101 maxims, meditations, and demonstrations offer both a toolkit of ideas for the art student and a set of guiding principles for the artist. Complementing each of the 101 succinct texts is an equally expressive drawing by the artist, often based on a historical or contemporary work of art, offering a visual correlati...