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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]

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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]

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Germany: Memories of a Nation

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Germany: Memories of a Nation

Neil MacGregor

Art styles not defined by date; History

Hardback

Guides us through the complex history, culture and identity of this most mercurial of countries by telling the stories behind... [more]

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The Making of MONA

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The Making of MONA

Adrian Franklin

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Museums & museology

Hardback

Adrian Franklin, professor of sociology at the University of Tasmania, has pieced together the story of the creation of MONA,... [more]

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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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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]

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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]

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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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Grace: A Memoir

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Grace: A Memoir

Grace Coddington

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

Paperback

Includes a bonus PDF of photos from the book. [more]

$34.99

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Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

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Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

Christina Riggs

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of architecture; History

Paperback

In this Very Short Introduction Christina Riggs explores the visual arts produced in Egypt over a span of some 4,000 years.... [more]

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Bill: The Life of William Dobell

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Bill: The Life of William Dobell

Scott Bevan

Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

In post-war Australia, William Dobell was a household name. But the most famous artist in the land was a broken man. [more]

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Women in Clothes: Why We Wear What We Wear

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Women in Clothes: Why We Wear What We Wear

Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leanne Shapton

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & society; Gender studies: women

Hardback

Presents a conversation among hundreds of women of all nationalities-famous, anonymous, religious, secular, married, single,... [more]

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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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Small Wonders: A Close Look at Nature's Miniatures

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Small Wonders: A Close Look at Nature's Miniatures

Stanley Breeden, Kaisa Breeden

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

Award-winning nature photographers Stanley and Kaisa Breeden explore Australia's small animal life to reveal the wonder and... [more]

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Shake Puppies

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Shake Puppies

Carli Davidson

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections; Humour; Dogs as pets

Hardback

Shake Puppies by Carli Davidson has descriptive copy which is not yet available from the Publisher. [more]

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A Forger's Progress: The Life of Francis Greenway

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A Forger's Progress: The Life of Francis Greenway

Alasdair McGregor

Individual architects & architectural firms; Biography; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

The incredible fall, rise and demise of Francis Greenway, Australia's first government architect. [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]

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Star Wars Art: Posters

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Star Wars Art: Posters

Drew Struzan

Poster art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

Star Wars Art: Posters, the fifth and final book in the George Lucas-curated Star Wars Art series, focuses on poster art produced... [more]

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Dogs in Cars

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Dogs in Cars

Lara Jo Regan

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Dogs as pets

Hardback

The pure joy of a dog with his nose to the horizon, in a moving car--captured on the page. [more]

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The Basilica of St Francis in Assisi

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The Basilica of St Francis in Assisi

Chiara Frugoni

Art & Architecture; Religious buildings

Hardback

Founded in 1228, the Basilica of St Francis in Assisi is the burial place of the well-known saint and the mother church of... [more]

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In Montmartre: Picasso, Matisse and Modernism in Paris, 1900-1910

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In Montmartre: Picasso, Matisse and Modernism in Paris, 1900-1910

Sue Roe

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -

Hardback

When young Pablo Picasso arrived in Paris in October 1900 he made his way up the hillside of Montmartre... The real revolution... [more]

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Underwater Puppies

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Underwater Puppies

Seth Casteel

Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections; Dogs as pets

Hardback

From the man behind the bestselling UNDERWATER DOGS comes the stunning new book, UNDERWATER PUPPIES [more]

$29.99

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

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Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History

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Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History

Rhonda Garelick

History of fashion; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A stunning biography of Coco Chanel - the high priestess of twentieth-century fashion - examining her influence on the cultural... [more]

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