Pure Pastel

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Description

Pastel is a medium like no other: pure color, unrivalled in its immediacy of application, and–in the hands of today’s most talented artists–capable of astonishing feats of expression. A celebration of the best in contemporary pastel painting, Pure Pastel explores how artists are pushing the medium to new heights of innovation and creativity.

  • Art from 100 of today’s most recognizable names in pastel, hand selected and invited to participate by the editor of Pastel Journal
  • A dynamic range of styles and subjects, including still life, portraits, city scenes, animals, landscapes, abstracts and more
  • Firsthand commentary offers insight into the artists’ work–how they use pastel to capture a moment in time, tell a story or evoke emotion

This visual feast of a book serves up page after page of luminous color, staccato strokes, fresh perspectives and masterful techniques. It’s sure to be an enduring source of awe and inspiration for artists and art lovers alike.

Additional information

Dimensions 229 × 305 mm
Sub-Category

Art Technique

ISBN

9781440350900

Sub Title

Contemporary Works by Today's Top Artists

Contributors

Anne Hevener

Imprint

North Light Books

Product Format

Hardback

Pages

160

Publication Date

30/04/2019

BISAC Code

ART021000

Publishers

F+W Media Inc

Publication Year

2019