Juvenile / Biography & Autobiography / Art

Best Selling

Language

All

English (39)

French (11)

German (0)

Spanish (9)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (1)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (27)

 

Category

Delete Art

 

Audience

Adult (39)

 

Publisher

Abrams Books for Young Readers (11)

Kate'Art Éditions (10)

Roaring Brook Press (8)

Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (7)

 

Format

All

PDF (0)

EPUB (38)

AUDIOBOOK (1)

 

Total Loans

All (10)

20 - 40 (0)

40 - 100 (10)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 39 of 39 Sorted by : 

The Mad Potter

by Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan Roaring Brook Press (October 28, 2013)

When George Ohr's trove of pottery was discovered in 1967, years after his death, his true genius was discovered with it. The world could finally see how unique this artist really was!

Born in 1856 in Biloxi,...


Antsy Ansel

by Cindy Jenson-Elliott & Christy Hale Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (September 05, 2016)

An SCBWI Crystal Kite Award Winner

A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year

You may be familiar with Adams's iconic black-and-white nature photographs. But do you know about the artist who created...


Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box

by David McPhail Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 05, 2015)

All her life, Beatrix Potter loved to paint. From a young age, she painted the bunnies, mice, and other pets who populated her family home. These characters later populated her stories, which are beloved the...


Born to Draw Comics

by Ginger Wadsworth & Craig Orback Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (September 16, 2019)

Born to Draw Comics, a mixed-panel format picture book biography of Charles "Sparky" Schulz, creator of the beloved comic strip Peanuts.

As a child, Charles split his free time between adventures outdoors with...


Pocket Bios: Pablo Picasso

by Al Berenger Roaring Brook Press (July 15, 2019)

A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed artist Pablo Picasso.

Pablo Picasso was co-founder of the Cubist movement, and an inventor of art forms such as constructed sculpture and...


Pocket Bios: Vincent van Gogh

by Al Berenger Roaring Brook Press (March 18, 2019)

A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed artist Vincent van Gogh.

Vincent van Gogh, one of the most important figures in Western art, is renowned for his Post-Impressionist paintings....


Edward Hopper Paints His World

by Robert Burleigh & Wendell Minor Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (August 18, 2014)

As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his...


Who Did It First? 50 Scientists, Artists, and Mathematicians Who Revolutionized the World

by Julie Leung, Caitlin Kuhwald & Alex Hart Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 14, 2019)

A boldly illustrated and fascinating collection of profiles featuring the women and men who were pioneers of science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics.

You likely know that Mae Jemison was the...


Fallingwater: The Building of Frank Lloyd Wright's Masterpiece

by Marc Harshman, Anna Egan Smucker & Leuyen Pham Roaring Brook Press (October 16, 2017)

In Bear Run, Pennsylvania, a home unlike any other perches atop a waterfall. The water's tune plays differently in each of its sunlight-dappled rooms; the structure itself blends effortlessly into the rock and...


The Wall

by Peter Sís Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (July 14, 2014)

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER

"I was born at the beginning of it all, on the Red side--the Communist side--of the Iron Curtain." Through annotated illustrations, journals, maps, and dreamscapes, Peter Sís shows...


Maya Lin

by Jeanne Walker Harvey & Dow Phumiruk Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (May 01, 2017)

The bold story of Maya Lin, the visionary artist-architect who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

You may be familiar with the iconic Vietnam Veterans Memorial. But do you know about the artist-architect...


Meet Cindy Sherman

by Sandra Jordan & Jan Greenberg Roaring Brook Press (November 06, 2017)

How does someone become a ground-breaking artist?

Does it start when you're very little and discover that you like to play dress up? Does it happen when you're ten years old and someone gives you a Polaroid...


Pocket Bios: Frida Kahlo

by Al Berenger Roaring Brook Press (October 15, 2018)

Frida Kahlo remains one of the most celebrated painters of her time for her exploration of themes of feminism, gender, class, and race in her artwork and frequent self-portraits. From her childhood struggle...


Viva Frida

by Yuyi Morales & Tim O'Meara Roaring Brook Press (September 01, 2014)

A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book

A 2015 Pura Belpré (Illustrator) Award

Frida Kahlo, one of the world's most famous and unusual artists is revered around the world. Her life was filled with laughter, love, and tragedy,...


Mary Cassatt

by Barbara Herkert & Gabi Swiatkowska Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 26, 2015)

Mary Cassatt was a headstrong, determined girl. She wanted to be an artist in 1860, a time when proper girls certainly weren't artists. It wasn't polite. But Mary herself wasn't polite. She pursued art with...


The Iridescence of Birds

by Patricia Maclachlan & Hadley Hooper Roaring Brook Press (October 13, 2014)

If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures?

Find out in this beautiful,...


Radiant Child

by Javaka Steptoe & Ron Butler Little, Brown Young Readers (April 25, 2017)

Winner of the Randolph Caldecott Medal and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award

Jean-Michel Basquiat and his unique, collage-style paintings rocketed to fame in the 1980s as a cultural phenomenon unlike...


Coco Chanel

by Susan Goldman Rubin Abrams Books for Young Readers (March 12, 2018)

Award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin introduces readers to the most well-known fashion designer in the world, Coco Chanel. Beginning with the difficult years Chanel spent in an orphanage, Goldman Rubin...


World of Glass

by Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan Abrams Books for Young Readers (May 11, 2020)

The first children's book about Dale Chihuly, the world-renowned glass sculptor

 

His crew calls him Maestro. Thousands of fans call him a magician. Over the past five decades, Dale Chihuly (b. 1941) has created...


Degas, Painter of Ballerinas

by Susan Goldman Rubin & The Metropolitan Museum of Art Abrams Books for Young Readers (April 15, 2019)

Through Edgar Degas's beloved paintings, drawings, and sculptures, Susan Goldman Rubin conveys the wonder and excitement of the ballet world. Degas is one of the most celebrated painters of the impressionist...


The Bluest of Blues

by Fiona Robinson Abrams Books for Young Readers (February 11, 2019)

A gorgeous picture book biography of botanist and photographer Anna Atkins--the first person to ever publish a book of photography

After losing her mother very early in life, Anna Atkins (1799-1871) was raised...


Rosa's Animals

by Maryann Macdonald Abrams Books for Young Readers (June 04, 2018)

Painter and sculptor Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899) led a highly nontraditional life, especially for a woman in the nineteenth century. She kept lions as pets, was awarded the Legion of Honor by Empress Eugénie,...


American Gothic

by Susan Wood & Ross Macdonald Abrams Books for Young Readers (September 04, 2017)

From humble beginnings sketching Iowa’s cornfields and rolling hills as a child, Grant Wood became the father of regionalism, an artistic movement that celebrated the simple and real-life surroundings of the...


Danza!

by Duncan Tonatiuh Abrams Books for Young Readers (August 21, 2017)

Award-winning author and illustrator Duncan Tonatiuh tells the story of Amalia Hernández, dancer and founder of El Ballet Folklórico de México.

Published in time for the 100th anniversary of Hernández's...


Cloth Lullaby

by Amy Novesky & Isabelle Arsenault Abrams Books for Young Readers (February 29, 2016)

Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010) was a world-renowned modern artist noted for her sculptures made of wood, steel, stone, and cast rubber. Her most famous spider sculpture, Maman, stands more than 30 feet high. Just...


Funny Bones

by Duncan Tonatiuh Abrams Books for Young Readers (August 24, 2015)

Funny Bones tells the story of how the amusing calaveras—skeletons performing various everyday or festive activities—came to be. They are the creation of Mexican artist José Guadalupe (Lupe) Posada (1852–1913)....


Me, Frida

by Amy Novesky & David Diaz Abrams Books for Young Readers (March 09, 2015)

Like a tiny bird in a big city, Frida Kahlo feels lost and lonely when she arrives in San Francisco with her husband, the famous artist Diego Rivera. But as Frida begins to explore San Francisco on her own,...


Diego Rivera

by Duncan Tonatiuh Abrams Books for Young Readers (April 30, 2011)

This charming book introduces one of the most popular artists of the twentieth century, Diego Rivera, to young readers. It tells the story of Diego as a young, mischievous boy who demonstrated a clear passion...


Groundbreaking Guys

The Little Bruegel

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Bruegel's life and work as you read, draw and play

Jump into your time machine and travel back to the 16the century!

Enter the wonderful world of the famous Flemish painter Pieter Bruegel the Elder.

It...


The Little Cézanne

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Cézanne's life and work as you read, draw and play

Discover Provence and Paris with the father of Cubism.

Take a journey with Paul Cezanne!

Discover his region of Provence, its blue sky, its green pine-trees,...


The Little Degas

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Degas' life and masterpieces as you read, draw and play

Go behind the scenes at the Opera

Meet the famous French, The Little painter Edgar Degas

Discover his passion for photography, dancers, horses......


The Little Klimt

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Klimt's life and work as you read, draw and play

Discover Vienna in 1900

The Viennese Art and its artists

Enter the secret garden

Of the famous painter Gustav Klimt

Waltz with his fascinating goddesses

And...


The Little Monet

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Monet's life, art, home and garden as you read, draw and play

Welcome to Monet’s home at Giverny.

Discover the big, lush flower garden.

Stroll along the garden paths.

Learn the flowers’ name.

Dress...


The Little Renoir

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Renoir's life and work as you read, draw and play

The joy of painting

It’s the bohemian lifestyle.

The artist’s life…

Renoir and his friends lived in an artist’s studio in Paris.

They created...


The Little Rubens

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Ruben's life and work as you read, draw and play

We are at the time of Rubens…

Antwerp was then a great port!

Come into the house of the famous artists.

Meet his family and pupils.

Discover Rubens'...


The Little Turner

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Turner's life and work as you read, draw and play

The painter of light’s travel journal

At the end of the 18th century, London was thriving.

Along the Thames factories belched smoke.

Turner saw the first...


The Little Van Eyck

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Van Eyck's life and work as you read, draw and play

The Oil Painting Secrets of the Flemish Primitives

Enter into the world of the famous artist Jan Van Eyck.

Van Eyck is the Duke of Burgundy'scourt painter....


The Little Van Gogh

by Catherine de Duve Kate'Art Éditions (August 12, 2015)

Discover Van Gogh's life and work as you read, draw and play

Discover the life of Vincent Van Gogh. Let’s travel to the South of France! Immerse yourself in the land of colours.

Knock, knock Anybody home?

There’s...