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            Hundertwasser in New Zealand: The Art of Creating Paradise
              

            Hundertwasser in New Zealand: The Art of Creating Paradise (Hardback)

            By Hirsch, Andreas J.; Translated by Hoffmann; Edited by The Hundertwasser Non Profit Foundation

            • RRP: $70.00
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            • Pub Date
              10 Jul 22

            * Landmark book about the New Zealand life of the exceptional artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser * Follows the opening of the Hundertwasser Art Centre, Whangarei * Reproduces many of the artist's works along with extensive photos, drawings and ephemera

            ISBN 9781990042140
            Published NZ 10 Jul 2022
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Robin White: Something is Happening Here
              

            Robin White: Something is Happening Here (Hardback)

            By Farrar, Sarah; Tonga, Nina; Trevelyan, Jill

            • RRP: $70.00
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            • Pub Date
              9 Jun 22

            Major survey of the 50-year career of one of New Zealand's best-loved artists

            ISBN 9780995138438
            Published NZ 9 Jun 2022
            Publisher Te Papa Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Life and Art of Lynley Dodd
              

            The Life and Art of Lynley Dodd (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Macdonald, Finlay

            • RRP: $45.00
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            • Pub Date
              5 Jul 22

            Finlay Macdonald's beautifully told, visually gorgeous biography of Dame Lynley Dodd and her creation, the rascally dog Hairy Maclary. 'A visual delight' NZ Listener's 100 Best Books of 2013 'Lynley Dodd is a national treasure, and this excellent book shows us why.' Weekend Press... Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy has been read and loved by millions since its 1983 publication. Its protagonist's shaggy face and mischievous eyes are now iconic. But what of his creator? 'People don't believe me when I tell them that Hairy Maclary fell out of a book - literally - but he did. It was just a scrap of paper I'd tucked between the pages of my ideas book, as you do. And I picked it up and thought, well, yes, I could do this. So I did.' In The Life and Art of Lynley Dodd, Finlay Macdonald tells the tale of how a small girl raised in Kaingaroa Forest became the illustrator and virtuoso wordsmith behind so many picture books that are living classics. But this is not just a story about a storyteller, it is a book that explores Lynley Dodd's working world. What is the secret behind her stories' linguistic dexterity? How does her paintbrush capture the sometimes comic, sometimes tragic expressions of her animal characters with such precision? As well as many favourite and familiar book illustrations, this volume contains never-before-seen sketches and cartoons, character roughs and picture-book drafts. The Life and Art of Lynley Dodd is both a tale of remarkable success and a window into a brilliant creative mind. This new paperback edition has been updated to include Lynley's latest story, Scarface Claw, Hold Tight! and the sellout exhibitions of her artwork over the last decade.
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            ISBN 9780143779483
            Published NZ 5 Jul 2022
            Publisher Penguin
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            Portrait of Leonardo
              

            Portrait of Leonardo (Paperback)

            By Bixley, Donovan

            • RRP: $34.99
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            • Pub Date
              9 Jun 22

            - A biography of the life, and times, of Leonardo - Magnificent full-colour illustrations throughout - Author of the internationally acclaimed Much Ado About Shakespeare

            ISBN 9781990003479
            Published NZ 9 Jun 2022
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
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            House & Contents: 2022
             

            House & Contents: 2022 (Paperback)

            By O'Brien, Gregory

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            A remarkable collection of poetry and paintings by acclaimed Wellington poet Gregory O'Brien.

            ISBN 9781869409647
            Published NZ 10 Mar 2022
            Publisher Auckland University Press
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            Language (Te Reo Maori)
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            The Architect and the Artists: Hackshaw, McCahon, Dibble
               

            The Architect and the Artists: Hackshaw, McCahon, Dibble (Hardback)

            By Hackshaw, Bridget

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            A beautiful and important book about the remarkable collaboration between the modernist architect James Hackshaw (a member, for a time, of the famous Group Architects), the painter Colin McCahon and the then young sculptor Paul Dibble on 14 New Zealand buildings - from churches ...to school halls. Drawing on interviews with James Hackshaw before his death and on the McCahon archive, this book brings into the light a body of work and a collaboration that has been little known or examined, even by old McCahon hands. Richly illustrated with Hackshaw's plans, McCahon's drawings, letters and journal entries, and contemporary images of the surviving buildings and artworks, and with expert essays by Peter Simpson, Julia Gatley and Peter Shaw.
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            ISBN 9780995143111
            Published NZ 14 Oct 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
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            Bordering on Miraculous
              

            Bordering on Miraculous (Hardback)

            By Leek, Saskia; Edmeades, Lynley

            • RRP: $45.00
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            • Pub Date
              12 Jul 22

            Poet Lynley Edmeades and painter Saskia Leek and luscious collaboration, the fourth in the landmark korero series edited by Lloyd Jones, explores ideas of the quotidian and its everyday miracles. Their close, intense domestic observations merge with the philosophical, in a quest ...for deeper meaning.
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            ISBN 9781991151131
            Published NZ 12 Jul 2022
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Korero
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            Paradise Camp by Yuki Kihara
             

            Paradise Camp by Yuki Kihara (Hardback)

            By Kihara, Yuki; Edited by King, Natalie

            • RRP: $90.00
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            Internationally renowned artist Yuki Kihara - the first Fa'afafine and Pacific artist to represent Aotearoa New Zealand at the Venice Biennale - reframes history through a contemporary queer, Indigenous lens. Interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara is known for work that interrogate...s and dismantles colonial legacies in the Pacific from a queer Samoan perspective. Kihara is the first Pasifika and Fa'afafine artist to represent Aotearoa New Zealand at the prestigious Venice Biennale, with a groundbreaking exhibition of new work that addresses some of the most pressing issues of our time. In this companion publication to the exhibition, contributors from around the world explore the interwoven strands running through Kihara's powerful body of work: race, gender, place, decolonisation, environment, agency, community. The book includes a 'visual chapter' from the artist herself, offering a glimpse into her creative process. Archival imagery and behind-the-scenes photographs further contextualise Paradise Camp and Kihara's other artworks, which puncture, expose, queer and question dominant narratives, turning so-called history on its head.
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            ISBN 9781760761424
            Published NZ 23 Apr 2022
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
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            The Art of Drawing Manga: A guide to learning the art of drawing manga--step by easy step
             

            The Art of Drawing Manga: A guide to learning the art of drawing manga--step by easy step (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Horsburgh, Talia

            • RRP: $32.99
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            • Pub Date
              19 Jul 22

            With everything needed to start in the world of manga, The Art of Manga Drawing is the ultimate guide to creating characters and developing original manga books and stories.

            ISBN 9780760375440
            Released NZ 19 Jul 2022
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Series Collector's Series
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            Ocean Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of the World Under the Sea

            Ocean Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of the World Under the Sea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Rothman, Julia; With Niekrasz, John

            • RRP: $44.99
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            Julia Rothman, acclaimed illustrator and creator of the best-selling Anatomy series, explores the world beneath the waves in Ocean Anatomy, with illustrations and examinations of everything from tides and currents to fish, sharks, seaweeds, coral reefs, seals, and more.

            ISBN 9781635861600
            Released NZ 28 Jul 2020
            Publisher Storey Publishing LLC
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