"Any landscape architect worth their soil should pick up The Architecture of Trees, an all-encompassing atlas of all things tree-related."-The Architect"s Newspaper
A 2019 Oprah"s Favorite Things Pick
A gorgeous, large format volume that shows each hand-drawn illustration in stunning detail. The A..
Whether located in the heart of a metropolis such as Chicago or on sprawling fields in the countryside, sculpture parks and gardens have become increasingly popular destinations for art and nature lovers alike. These art parks offer visitors a unique opportunity to interact with large-scale works de..
This fun, interactive book introduces works of art from around the world across all different eras of history, including an ancient Egyptian papyrus, a Byzantine mosaic, Renaissance frescoes, a medieval European tapestry, Arabic and Aztec manuscripts, Japanese woodblock prints, and Impressionist, Su..
This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that surrounds them with fresh eyes. Visual thinking and using one's imagination are skills that are often neglected in today's world. With author Peter Jenny's help, readers ..
Artists Unframed features more than 100 images of artists at work and play. These images from the golden age of snapshot photography reveal unguarded (and sometimes unbuttoned) moments in the personal lives of artists who include Alexander Calder, Andy Warhol with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Dizzy Gil..
This is the first book to catalog comparative maps and tableaux that visualize the heights and lengths of the world's mountains and rivers. Produced predominantly in the nineteenth century, these beautifully rendered maps emerged out of the tide of exploration and scientific developments in measurin..
Bernard Trainor's newest book celebrates the wild and elemental landscapes of California, from the craggy coasts of Big Sur to the fertile hills of Sonoma wine country. His award-winning work combines an awareness of regional context with materials, collaboration, and deep connection to the land. Be..
The Big Picture is a stunning assembly of panoramic group portraits from the last decade of the nineteenth century through World War II. Eminent critic and social historian Luc Sante introduces the plates; Josh Sapan and a number of other well-known public figures provide lively extended captions, i..
Celebratory, fun and tremendously useful, Birthday Box is a box of twenty birthday cards - all the cards you could possibly need for upcoming birthdays, in one spot, in a pretty package. Five talented artists contribute four images each for a diverse set of cards- perfect for everyone in your life: ..
The blind photographer cannot see a butterfly perched perfectly still on a flower, a bowl of sweet-smelling fruit, or a child's rattle on a darkened floor, but the mind's eye is sharply focused. How then, do blind or partially sighted people capture such extraordinary images? The photographs in this..