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John Olsen: An Artist's Life

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John Olsen: An Artist's Life

Darleen Bungey

Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

This landmark biography from Darleen Bungey, the author of the acclaimed Arthur Boyd biography, explores what drove John Olsen... [more]

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Impressive: How to Have a Stylish Career

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Impressive: How to Have a Stylish Career

Kirstie Clements

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & beauty industries; Advice on careers & achieving success; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Paperback

How do you get your dream job? How do you shine once you have landed it? How do you ask for a pay rise? And, equally importantly,... [more]

$45.00

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The Porcelain Thief

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The Porcelain Thief

Huan Hsu

Ceramics: artworks; Biography; Memoirs; Social & cultural history; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

In 1938, with the Japanese army approaching from Nanking, Huan Hsu's great-great grandfather, Liu, and his five granddaughters,... [more]

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Shady Characters: Ampersands, Interrobangs and other Typographical Curiosities

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Shady Characters: Ampersands, Interrobangs and other Typographical Curiosities...

Keith Houston

Typography & lettering; Language: history & general works; Palaeography (history of writing); Reference

Paperback

Where does the ampersand get its name from? What does the hashtag have to do with commerce in ancient Rome? This book gives... [more]

$22.99

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Snail Mail: Celebrating the Art of Handwritten Correspondence

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Snail Mail: Celebrating the Art of Handwritten Correspondence

Michelle Mackintosh

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Book & paper crafts; Lettering & calligraphy; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Hardback

Bring back the charm of handwritten notes and letters with Snail Mail, the perfect antidote to today's whirlwind of social... [more]

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Gallipoli: The Dardanelles Disaster in Soldiers' Words and Photographs

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Gallipoli: The Dardanelles Disaster in Soldiers' Words and Photographs

Stephen Chambers RA, Richard Van Emden

Photographs: collections; History; First World War; Battles & campaigns; Advocate - History

Hardback

Gallipoli is well known as one of the great disasters of the Great War. Now for the first time we can see just how bad it... [more]

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Artists and Their Cats

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Artists and Their Cats

Alison Nastasi

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Photographs: portraits; Cats as pets

Hardback

Pablo Picasso andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo . . . so many great artists have shared one very special love: the companionship of... [more]

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Game of Thrones: In Memoriam

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Game of Thrones: In Memoriam

Robb Pearlman

Electronic, holographic & video art; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Television

Hardback

A photo and fact-filled memorial to the GOT characters who have met their end thus far. [more]

$18.99

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Strange Country: Why Australian Painting Matters

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Strange Country: Why Australian Painting Matters

Patrick McCaughey

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Paperback

Patrick McCaughey has lived and worked for half his professional life overseas and for all that time says the pull of Australian... [more]

$49.99

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True Light and Shade: An Aboriginal Perspective of Joseph Lycett's Art

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True Light and Shade: An Aboriginal Perspective of Joseph Lycett's Art

John Maynard

Colonial art; History; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

True Light and Shade is filled with beautiful images by convict artist Joseph Lycett that powerfully capture in intimate detail... [more]

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100 Moments in Australian Painting

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100 Moments in Australian Painting

Barry Pearce

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Paperback

What makes a painting endure and resonate through time? What makes a masterpiece?  Highly respected art curator Barry... [more]

$47.99

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Wild Australasia: Celebrating Ten Years of the ANZANG Photo Competition

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Wild Australasia: Celebrating Ten Years of the ANZANG Photo Competition...

Australian Geographic

Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections

Hardback

This inspiring sumptuously illustrated coffee table book showcases the best photos from ten years of the Australian Geographic... [more]

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Art in Nature

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Art in Nature

David Rennie

Art & Architecture; Photographs: collections; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

In 2013, David Rennie won the Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year competition, a feat made all the... [more]

$55.00

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

Erik Jensen

Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

An unflinching portrait of talent and addiction. In 2008 the artist Adam Cullen invited journalist Erik Jensen to stay in... [more]

$32.99

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Vivienne Westwood

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Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood, Ian Kelly

Fashion & textiles: design; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The authorized life story of Dame Vivienne Westwood, told for the first time. [more]

$49.99

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The Forever House: Time-Honoured Australian Homes

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The Forever House: Time-Honoured Australian Homes

Cameron Bruhn, Katelin Butler

Art & Architecture; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Hardback

Imagine a home designed and built especially for your family to grow, evolve and create memories in over a lifetime. [more]

$70.00

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Sydney Rock Pools

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Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Photography & photographs; History; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of cliffs and rocky headlands.... [more]

$39.99

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Lucy Culliton: A Life Of: The Exhibitions 1999-2014

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Lucy Culliton: A Life Of: The Exhibitions 1999-2014

Evan (Ed) Hughes

Art & Architecture

Hardback

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Cezanne: A Life

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Cezanne: A Life

Alex Danchev

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Today we view Cezanne as a monumental figure, but during his lifetime (1839-1906), many did not understand him or his work.... [more]

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One Crowded Hour: Neil Davis - Combat Cameraman (1934-85)

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One Crowded Hour: Neil Davis - Combat Cameraman (1934-85)

Tim Bowden

Individual photographers; Biography: general; History

Paperback

The bestselling biography of one of the worlds greatest cine-cameramen and an extraordinary Australian. [more]

$14.99

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Holy Fool: Artworks

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Holy Fool: Artworks

Michael Leunig

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Holy Fool collects the art works of Australia's most admired cartoonist for the first time ever. [more]

$49.99

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Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World

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Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World

Alex Newson

Product design; Technical design

Hardback

One of two new titles in the Design Museum Fifty series published in conjunction with London's prestigious Design Museum.... [more]

$19.99

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Lost, Stolen or Shredded, or Has Anyone Seen the Mona Lisa?

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Lost, Stolen or Shredded, or Has Anyone Seen the Mona Lisa?

Rick Gekoski

Theory of art; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks

Hardback

Like Sherlock Holmes' dog in the night time, sometimes the true significance of things lies in their absence. The author tells... [more]

$29.99

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Ultimate Origami for Beginners Kit: The Perfect Introduction to Paper Folding [Boxed Kit of 62 Folding Papers, Full-Color Book & Instructional DVD]

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Ultimate Origami for Beginners Kit: The Perfect Introduction to Paper Folding...

Michael G LaFosse, Richard L Alexander

Oriental art; Origami & paper engineering; Languages & ESL

Mixed media product

This is the perfect kit for you if you've always wanted to try origami, but could never settle on a single style or type of... [more]

$16.99

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Performing Contagious Bodies: Ritual Participation in Contemporary Art

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Performing Contagious Bodies: Ritual Participation in Contemporary Art

Chris Braddock

Art & Architecture; Installation art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

Performing Contagious Bodies explores live/body art and installation practices through theories of ritual and magic. Featuring... [more]

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