Visual arts

Carried Away

Auckland Museum

AUD $34.99

A collection of bags from all over the world that are significant because of their cultural roles, including army kitbags, a sporran, a bag made out of an albatross foot, and high-fashion handbags.

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Walter Gropius

Fiona MacCarthy

AUD $59.99

Bauhaus was more than an architectural trend - it was the birth of a new way of thinking. This is a captivating biography of the visionary Walter Gropius whose ideas still set the pattern for the way we live, work, and think today.

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14-18 NOW

foreword by Jenny Waldman, foreword by Jenny Waldman

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $75.00

The illustrated companion to the 14-18 NOW commemoration programme.

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Alexander McQueen

Judith Watt, foreword by Daphne Guinness

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $59.99

Fashion historian and lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, Judith Watt, brings to life the vibrant and artistic milieu in which McQueen's talent flourished.

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Rogues' Gallery

Philip Hook

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Sotheby's art expert exposes five centuries of history, scandals, big wins and horrifying losses in the international art world.

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Dancing with the Gods

Kent Nerburn

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

Guidance and wisdom for young artists, from award-winning artist and writer Kent Nerburn.

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The Story of Design

Charlotte Fiell, Peter Fiell

Format: Paperback

AUD $49.99

The first book ever to tell the whole story of design; from prehistoric times to the present day, this is an essential book for vocational and university students, as well as for adults seeking a comprehensive, yet accessible guide.

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Michelangelo

William E. Wallace

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $49.99

Vivid images of the painter's work are accompanied by illuminating and detailed text written by William E. Wallace, the world-leading expert on Michelangelo.

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Leonardo da Vinci

Matthew Landrus

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $49.99

Art, sketches, designs and writings of da Vinci are accompanied by detailed commentary written by an authoritative expert.

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Fully Coherent Plan

David Shrigley

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

The brand new collection from the Turner Prize-nominated king of odd, David Shrigley.

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