Hollywood 1927. George Valentin (Academy Award Winner Jean Dujardin) is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller (Berenice Bejo), it seems the sky's the limit - major movie stardom awaits. THE ARTIST tells the story of their interlinked destinies.
Get the two-time Golden Globe®-nominated (BEST PICTURE, BEST ACTOR) hysterical comedy based on ''The Greatest Bad Movie of All Time'' (THE ROOM).
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
This international bestseller has inspired millions to overcome the limiting beliefs and fears that inhibit the creative process. First published twenty-five years ago, The Artist's Way is the seminal book on the subject of creativity. Perhaps even more vital in today's cultural climate than when it was first published, The Artist's Way is a powerfully provocative and inspiring work.
The Blood Artists
After the publication of the bestselling book The Artists' Way, Julia Cameron and Mark Bryan, co-creators of the country's most successful course on creativity, were often told that their techniques helped people achieve their business goals. This spurred them to refine the methods to help people perform more creatively and effectively at work. The program is revealed in The Artists' Way at Work: a twelve-week encounter with your own ingenuity, struggles, strengths and dreams - as well as the political guidance to enable you to get things done.
The Murder Artist
DeLillo's most affecting novel yet.A dazzling, phosphorescent work of art."-Michiko Kakutani, "The New York Times" "The clearest vision yet of what it felt like to live through that day." -Malcolm Jones, "Newsweek" "A metaphysical ghost story about a woman alone. intimate, spare, exquisite." -Adam Begley, "The New York Times Book Review" "A brilliant new novel.
Made with archival-quality natural cotton, this heavy duty canvas is gesso primed so that you can start painting immediately. The medium/rough texture surface is perfect for use with acrylic and oil paints, and the frame is professionally constructed, with medium-weight cotton duck stretched around 1 1/2" profile kiln-dried stretcher bars and held in place with a flexible spline, so artists can paint on all four edges.
Alex Toys Super Soft Modeling Dough Kit: This package contains six (5 oz each) containers of bright color modeling doughRecommended for ages 3 and upNot for children under 3 yearsConforms to ASTM D4236ImportedThis craft dough basic colors set is soft and easily malleable by little handsComes in clear, snap top containers that keeps the dough airtightIdeal for homes, classrooms and other learning centers
Innovative, interesting, exciting: the work gathered in "PUSH Paper-"-part of a stunningly designed new gallery series-is some of the best paper art being created today. Thirty contemporary paper artists, from world-renowned names to talented up-and-comers, all put their own spin on cutting, sculpture, installations, pop ups, paper toys, and more.A vibrant question-and-answer section with the book's distinguished juror, Jaime Zollars, and a biography of each showcased artist complete this visual feast of paper craft.
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AH-HA I SEE IT NOW Everyone has experienced that joyful moment when the light flashes on - the Ah-Ha of creativity. Creativity. It is the force that drives problem-solving, informs effective decision-making and opens new frontiers for ambition and intelligence. Those who succeed have learned to harness their creative power by keeping that light bulb turned on.
An exploration of the complex relationship between artists and their muses profiles nine women, including Alice Liddell, who inspired Lewis Carroll; ballerina Suzanne Farrell, for her impact on George Ballanchine; and Yoko Ono and John Lennon.
The power of love [various artists]
For lovers of Steampunk, Dark Fantasy, and Eccentric Contraptions After the death of Dr. Lambshead, an astonishing cabinet of curiosities was unearthed at his house. Many of these artifacts and wonders related to anecdotes and stories in the doctor's personal journals, or the adventures of his friends. We are now proud to present highlights from the doctor's cabinet, reconstructed not only through visual representations but also through exciting stories of intrigue and adventure.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man portrays Stephen Dedalus's Dublin childhood and youth, providing an oblique self-portrait of the young James Joyce. At its center are questions of origin and source, authority and authorship, and the relationship of an artist to his family, culture, and race. Exuberantly inventive, this coming-of-age story is a tour de force of style and technique.
The story takes place at a Saturday Night Sing at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in NC. Experience the "way it was" on the Gospel circuit in the 1930s with the Sanders Family to perform a number of country and bluegrass gospel songs during their first night on the concert circuit in five years. The acoustical sounds of the guitar, acoustic piano, mandolin, string bass, fiddle, ukulele, banjo and harmonica combine with harmony to create a musical adventure that is inspiring and uplifting.
This is an updated version of the enduring classic that first introduced the concept of "imperfect beauty" to the West. Text, images, and book design seamlessly meld into a wabi-sabi-like experience."Wabi-sabi is a beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. wabi-sabi could even be called the "Zen of things," as it exemplifies many of Zen's core spiritual-philosophical tenets.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is one of the twentieth century's great coming-of-age novels.
Inspiring performances by twenty of the finest names in contemporary gospel music are featured on this special home video collection. WOW Gospel 2003 includes music from Richard Smallwood With Vision, The Commissioned Reunion, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams, Dottie Peoples, The Rance Allen Group, The Blind Boys of Alabama, and many more.
One of the most intriguing and recognized figures of the twentieth century conducts a masterclass in subversion Originally published in 1906, "The Right Way to Do Wrong" was a masterclass in subversion conducted by the world's greatest illusionist. It collected Hou-dini's findings, from interviews with criminals and police officers, on the most surefire ways to commit crime and get away with it.
Illustrators and industry personalities share their fashion sketching methods and influences and provide guidance on such techniques as using watercolor versus pencil, drawing silhouettes, and infusing attitude in sketches.
Stunning wall art that will transform any space Stop spending a fortune trying to recreate expensive home designs and start filling your walls with the beautiful prints in "Art for the Traditional Home." Curated by Jamin and Ashley Mills, the talented designers behind "The Handmade Home," this book showcases original artwork from up-and-coming artists and pairs the prints with others in the collection to help you create your own personal home design style.
Ultimate book of songs & artists
He can get away with anything. that's why they call him "The Escape Artist." Griffin O'Neal - the son of Ryan O'Neal and the brother of Tatum - makes his film debut as Danny Masters, the teenage son of the late Harry Masters. Harry was known as "the greatest escape artist, second only to Houdini," and Danny plans to achieve similar fame by attempting to follow in his father's footsteps.
Endlessly entertaining and engaging, "They Draw & Cook," with more than 100 hand-illustrated recipes, presents a unique and artful cooking adventure for all ages. After starting their blog in February of 2010, Nate and Salli received hundreds of illustrated recipes from artists all over the world, which they decided to turn into a book. This book contains a sample of 107 of those illustrations that range in style from cute to goofy to absolutely gorgeous.
Alex Toys Modeling Clay Kit: The soft clay is non-toxic and easy for little hands to shapeIt will never dry out, harden, shrink, or change shape so it can be used over and over againNo matter how you choose to shape it, our colorful clay will provide endless hours of creative funThis package contains 17.6 ounces/500 grams of clay (24 assorted colors)Conforms to ASTM D4236Recommended for ages 3 and upWARNING: CHOKING HAZARD-Small Parts.
Titles in Barron's growing "Art Answers " series give succinct practical answers to specific questions and problems that artists often face while working on given projects. Each title speaks to a specific art medium or style. Students, amateurs, and professional artists will discover shortcuts for fixing mistakes, and learn to have the right equipment for each project.
Read Michael Sims's posts on the Penguin Blog An exclusive collection-the first- ever gathering of rogues from the gaslight era collected here for the first time: the best crime fiction from the gaslight era. All the legendary thieves are present-Arsene Lupin and A.J. Raffles, Colonel Clay and Simon Carne, Romney Pringle, Get Rich Quick Wallingford, and the Infallible Godahl- burgling London and Paris, conning New York and Ostend, laughing all the way to the bank.
The riveting story of the country's first banking scandal in the first decades of the American republic This enthralling historical narrative of the birth of speculative capitalism in America opens in the 1790s when financial pioneer-turned-confidenc
With newly revised packaging and pages, this notebook, featuring musician's quotes and words of advice on manuscript pages, is sure to inspire some beautiful music Now there is one home for all your creative musings - all of the songs you carry around in your head (or on random scraps of paper) will fit nicely in this flexi-bound musician's journal, created by a musican for a musician.
Muscle Beach Party: The United Artist Sessions
Stunning wall art that will transform any space Stop spending a fortune trying to recreate expensive home designs and start filling your walls with the beautiful prints in "Art for the Contemporary Home." Curated by Jamin and Ashley Mills, the talented designers behind "The Handmade Home," this book showcases original artwork from up-and-coming artists and pairs the prints with others in the collection to help you create your own personal home design style.
Edgar-finalist Hallinan's heartrending, unforgettable fifth Poke Rafferty thriller" ("Publishers Weekly "starred review) set in Thailand comes to Soho Crime An accidental collision on a Bangkok sidewalk goes very wrong when the man who ran into Rafferty dies in his arms, but not before saying three words: "Helen Eckersley. Cheyenne." Seconds later, the police arrive, denying that the man was shot.
In the hamptons
Mariage Blanc and the Hunger Artist Departs
Live from the Artists Den
The Artist's Everything Handbook: A New Guide to Drawing and Painting
A book as effervescent and alive as the city itself. My First New York features candid accounts of coming to New York by more than fifty of the most remarkable people who have called the city home. Here are true stories of long nights out and wild nights in, of first dates and lost loves, of memorable meals and miserable jobs, of slow walks up Broadway and fast subway rides downtown.
Born Under Saturn
Julia Cameron keeps row after row of journals on the wooden bookcase in her writing room, all containing Morning Pages from more than twelve years of her life. The journals, she says, listen to her. They have been company on travels, and she is indebted to them for consolation, advice, humor, sanity. Now the bestselling author of "The Artist's Way" offers readers the same companion, in which we may discover ourselves, our fears and aspirations, and our life's daily flow.
"In "The Artist's Way for Parents, "Cameron helps parents unleash their children's creativity and sense of wonder." -BookPage According to Cameron, "Every child is creative-and every parent is creative. Your child requires joy, and exercising creativity, both independently and together, makes for a happy and fulfilling family life." Focusing on parents and their children, newborn through age twelve, "The Artist's Way for Parents" builds on the foundation of "The Artist's Way "and shares it with the next generation.
What inspires a person to create? How does an artist see the world? What happens during a "eureka moment?" How does an artist find self-discipline? "The Artist's Mentor" is for those of us who want to create art but do not know how to begin. Drawing on in
Torture the artist
Egon Schiele's (1890-1918) work is easily recognizable by its twisted body shapes and expressive lines. These characteristics mark the artist as an early exponent of Expressionism. The strong, high-quality puzzle pieces are made from recycled board and printed with vegetable based ink. This superior-quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time.
Various Artists - Planet of the Apes [CD]
The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists
Maybe you've noticed. Today's superheroes and action heroes aren't as brawny and muscular as they used to be. In fact, almost all the characters in comic books and on TV have a fresh, new look-simplified, streamlined, edgier, with a hint of anime/cartoon design, and appealing to kids and adults alike. Now Christopher Hart, the superhero of how-to-draw books, has come to the rescue of artists everywhere with "Simplified Anatomy for the Comic Book Artist.
Against The Odds: The Artists Of The Harlem Renaissance
Without equal anywhere in print today, this is the most complete guide to oil painting materials, and how to use them to derive best results from the medium.
The Fine Artist's Career Guide
Join the creator of The Black Apple, Emily Martin, on a trip through her magical world of paper dolls, imaginary places, and clever craft projects. Inside this book you'll find 21 sweet, mysterious characters with clothes and accessories all their own-from a busy beekeeper's daughter to a bird-loving librarian. You'll also find 16 dolls ready to be designed and brought to life by you Emily will show you how to draw, paint, and personalize your way to a little paper replica of anyone you'd like.
Steinman's book really stands alone among performance art books. While there are many that document what particular artists are doing, this one offers a way in for a person who wants to perform (or know more about how performance artists work). Must readi
For the millions of people who have uncovered their creative selves through the "Artist's Way" program-a workbook and companion to the international bestseller. Alife-changing twelve-week program, "The Artist's Way" has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. Now, for the first time, fans will have this elegantly designed and user-friendly volume for use in tandem with the book.
A Wellness Handbook for the Performing Artist
In this sequel to the classic bestseller "Perspective For the Comic Book Artist, " David Chelsea takes perspective to a whole other level-by exploring the most dramatic viewpoints employed by today's artists. Many of these techniques have been carefully guarded secrets for centuries. But David, and his hollow-headed friend, Mugg, make them accessible to a new generation of artists, cartoonists, illustrators, and animators.
Great art comes from great pain. Or that's the impression left by these haunting profiles. Pieced together, they form a revealing mosaic of the creative mind. It's like viewing an exhibit from the therapist's couch as each entry delves into the mental anguish that afflicts the artist and affects their art. The scope of the artists covered is as varied as their afflictions.
An Artist of the Floating World
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The Great Artists: The Post-Impressionists: Rousseau
The Great Artists: The Dutch Masters: Rembrandt
Coordinates with the Pink Artist 13-piece Crib Bedding SetMetal wire frame Care instructions: Hand wash
Shows how to use art as a means of personal transformation, and explains how to free one's powers of creative expression.
DEEP INTO THE OBAMA PRESIDENCY, THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE WAS PAINFULLY HIGH, THE GAP BETWEEN RICH AND POOR HAD WIDENED, AND THE STIMULUS HAD NOT DONE ENOUGH TO BRING JOBS BACK. WHAT WENT WRONG? FACING THE WORST ECONOMY SINCE THE 1930S, President Obama hired a crack team of escape artists: financial wizards who had pulled off numerous whiteknuckle getaways during the Clinton era.
Stunning wall art that will transform any space Stop spending a fortune trying to recreate expensive home designs and start filling your walls with the beautiful prints in "Art for the Eclectic Home." Curated by Jamin and Ashley Mills, the talented designers behind "The Handmade Home," this book showcases original artwork from up-and-coming artists and pairs the prints with others in the collection to help you create your own personal home design style.
Fully restyled and revised for the twenty-first century artist. The Artist's Handbook is packed with information on the traditional art methods of drawing, painting, and printmaking together with significant modern art techniques such as digital photography, digital printing, and digital image manipulation. Encompasses all the tools, materials and skills of the artist's craft.
Travel Sketching = InspirationWhen we travel, we don't want to follow the same itinerary as everyone who's come before us. We want to feel like explorers, adventurers in undiscovered territory. And that's exactly what sketching can bring to the travel experience."An Illustrated Journey" captures the world through the eyes of 40 talented artists, illustrators and designers.
Bruegels: Lives And Works In 500 Images
The Artist's Guide to GIMP
The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
Illustrated with 70 color images of visually powerful historical and contemporary works, this book-which accompanies an exhibition of the same title opening in August 2013 at the National Museum of the American Indian in New York-reveals how Anishinaabe (also known as Ojibwe or Chippewa) artists have expressed the deeply rooted spiritual and social dimensions of their relations with the Great Lakes region
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War artists in afghanistan - george, jules (9781851497881)
The artist's guide to drawing the clothed figure
Do policymakers heed the voices of the American public or only the lobbyists in Washington? Why do they take action on health reform, but not gun control? Why does policymaking usually move slowly, and sometimes not at all? Artists of the Possible takes on these questions, analyzing sixty years of domestic policy history to provide a new understanding of what drives policymaking in all three branches of government.
The ultimate illustrated history of rock & roll-comprehensive, authoritative, and fully updated with coverage of the most important new sounds and artists of the 1980s and 90s.
Sculpture of the rockies
American wildlife artist Charles R. Knight (1874-1953) spent a lifetime creating some of the first paintings and sculptures of dinosaurs, mammoths, and cavemen that were both spectacularly beautiful and scientifically accurate. For generations, his work has inspired scientists, artists, and filmmakers all over the world. This richly illustrated celebration of Knight's artwork gathers together famous and never-before-seen paintings, sculptures, sketches, and murals.
Sergey Prokofiev was one of the twentieth century's greatest composers-and one of its greatest mysteries. Until now. In The People's Artist, Simon Morrison draws on groundbreaking research to illuminate the life of this major composer, deftly analyzing P
This ready to hang, gallery-wrapped art piece features a garden behind a house. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating high quality fine art reproductions. The attainable excellence that Giclee printmaking affords makes the reproduction virtually indistinguishable from the original piece. The result is wide acceptance of Giclee by galleries, museums, and private collectors.
This ready to hang, gallery-wrapped art piece features an artist's studio. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating high quality fine art reproductions. The attainable excellence that Giclee printmaking affords makes the reproduction virtually indistinguishable from the original piece. The result is wide acceptance of Giclee by galleries, museums, and private collectors.
This ready to hang, gallery-wrapped art piece features a child walking a garden path. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating high quality fine art reproductions. The attainable excellence that Giclee printmaking affords makes the reproduction virtually indistinguishable from the original piece. The result is wide acceptance of Giclee by galleries, museums, and private collectors.
With his evocative paintings of New Orleans, Alan Flattmann is one of the most renowned American pastel artists. The haunting images capture life around the city, from the soulful Vieux Carri1/2 to the stately Garden District to the mighty Mississippi.
When the artist moves into the classroom or community to educate and inspire students and audience members, this is Teaching Artistry. It is a proven means for practicing professional musicians to create a successful career in music, providing not only ne
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, y
The Artist & the Scientists
Design Essentials for the Motion Media Artist
All-American athlete, scholar, renowned baritone, stage actor, and social activist, Paul Robeson (1898-1976) was a towering figure and a trailblazer many times over. He was perhaps most groundbreaking, however, in the medium of film. The son of an escaped slave, Robeson managed to become a top-billed movie star during the time of Jim Crow America, headlining everything from fellow pioneer Oscar Micheaux's silent drama "Body And Soul" to British studio showcases to socially engaged documentaries, always striving to project positive images of black characters.
This ready to hang, matted framed art piece features a child walking a garden path. Giclee print under acrylic in a dark wood frame. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating museum quality fine art reproductions. This high quality print is matted using antique white matting and comes in a dark wooden frame. A clear acrylic facing is added to protect the print.
XAQ1116FeaturesTitle: The Artist's Garden at Argenteuil, 1873Artist: Claude MonetMatte: Cream linen / herbalFormat: HorizontalLong-lasting, fade-resistant ink on high quality lithographic paperPaper is dry-mounted to prevent ripplingSubject: Landscape & NatureSize: Mini 17" and underStyle (Old): TraditionalColor: Gray/GreenCountry of Manufacture: United StatesArtist: Claude MonetProduct Type: PrintRegion: EuropePrimary Art Material: Paper DimensionsOverall Height - Top to Bottom: 13.
This ready to hang, gallery-wrapped art piece features a flowery garden. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating high quality fine art reproductions. The attainable excellence that Giclee printmaking affords makes the reproduction virtually indistinguishable from the original piece. The result is wide acceptance of Giclee by galleries, museums, and private collectors.
XAQ1121FeaturesTitle: The Artist's Garden at Vetheuil, 1880Artist: Claude MonetFormat: VerticalAuthentic canvas transfer features a permanently embedded ink image on artist-grade canvasQuality canvas for rich, textured detail that captures the beauty of the artist's original creationReady to hang, comes with a hanging wire for easy installationSubject: Landscape & NatureSize: Small 18"-24"Style (Old): TraditionalColor: Purple/GreenCountry of Manufacture: United StatesArtist: Claude MonetProduct Type: PrintRegion: EuropePrimary Art Material: Canvas DimensionsOverall Height - Top to Bottom: 23.