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Art Matters

Art Matters

From the extraordinary mind of Neil Gaiman and the deft pen of Chris Riddell comes this stunning new collaboration.

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ISBN 9781472260086
Barcode 9781472260086
Published 11 September 2018 by Headline Publishing Group
Format Hardback, Illustrated edition
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Author(s) By Gaiman, Neil
Illustrated by Riddell, Chris
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ISBN-13 9781472260086
ISBN-10 1472260082
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Headline Publishing Group
Imprint Headline Book Publishing
Publication Date 11 September 2018
International Publication Date 6 September 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, Illustrated edition
Edition Illustrated edition
Author(s) By Gaiman, Neil
Illustrated by Riddell, Chris
Category The Arts: General Issues
Essays, Journals, Letters & Other Prose Works
Gift Books
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 118mm
Height: 184mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 180g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Creation Literary, artistic, etc
NBS Text The Arts: General & Reference
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 700
Catalogue Code 937938

Description of this Book

Combining Neil Gaiman's extraordinary words with Chris Riddell's deft and striking illustrations, Art Matters will inspire its readers to seize the day in the name of art. Neil Gaiman once said that 'the world always seems brighter when you've just made something that wasn't there before'. This little book is the embodiment of that vision. A creative call to arms, this timely illustrated collection of ideas, thoughts, feelings and artistic manifestos will be inspirational to young and old, and will encourage glorious, creative rebellion.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Neil Gaiman was born to write. I cannot imagine that a day goes by without his putting one word after another in the service of telling a story, communicating an idea, sparking a new thought in a happy reader Neil Gaiman shows that while we might come to his writing for gods and monsters, actually all human life is here - Independent on THE VIEW FROM THE CHEAP SEATS Chris Riddell is an amazing artist
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Neil Gaiman (Author) Neil Gaiman is the author of over thirty acclaimed books and graphic novels for adults and children, including AMERICAN GODS, STARDUST, CORALINE and THE GRAVEYARD BOOK. His most recent novel for adults, THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE was highly acclaimed, appeared on the hardback and paperback Sunday Times bestseller lists and won several awards, including being voted Book of the Year in the National Book Awards 2013: 'Some books you read. Some books you enjoy. But some books just swallow you up, heart and soul' Joanne Harris. The recipient of numerous literary honours, Neil Gaiman's work has been adapted for film, television and radio. He has written scripts for Doctor Who, worked with authors and illustrators including Terry Pratchett, Dave McKean and Chris Riddell, and THE SANDMAN is established as one of the classic graphic novels. As George R R Martin says: 'There's no one quite like Neil Gaiman.' Originally from England, Neil Gaiman now lives in America.

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