I KNOW AN ARTIST

Subtitle The inspiring connections between the world's greatest artists

Susie Hodge
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Discover the fascinating connections between the world's greatest artists. 

I Know an Artist introduces some of the most inspirational stories of friendship, love, creativity and shared passions in the world of art. Each of the 84 illustrated profiles reveal the fascinating links between some of the best known artists. Whether through teaching, as in the case of Paul Klee and Anni Albers; a mutual muse, as seen in the flowers of Georgia O’Keeffe and Takashi Murakami; or an inspirational romantic coupling like that of Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock.
 
In telling the tales of these creatives lives and achievements – each extraordinary and oftentimes ground-breaking – Susie Hodge exposes the fascinating web of connections that have fostered some of the world’s art masterpieces. Some are well-known, whereas others span both time and place, linking pioneers in art in fascinating and unexpected ways.
 
Illustrated in colourful tribute to each artists’ unique style, I Know An Artist is an illuminating and celebratory account of some of the art world’s most compelling visionaries. A perfect introduction for students, and a source of new and surprising stories for art lovers
 
Susie Hodge
Susie Hodge has written over 100 books on art, art history and artistic techniques, including I Know an Artist, Art Quest: Classic Art Counterfeit, What Makes Great Design, Modern Art Mayhem, Why Your Five Year Old Could Not Have Done That, Art in Detail and Modern Art in Detail. In addition, she hosts lectures, talks and practical workshops, and regularly appears on television and radio, as well as in documentaries. She has twice been named the No. 1 art writer by the Independent.
Sarah Papworth
Sarah Papworth is a designer and illustrator based in the West Midlands, UK. For eight years she was an in-house designer at BHS, where she designed a range of pattern types for products spanning bedding to dinnerware. Since going freelance, her clients have included MADE.com, L'Oreal Paris, George at Home ASDA, BHS, Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, Debenhams, The White Company, Mollie Makes magazine and Talking Tables. In 2018, alongside five other artists, she won representation with Lilla Rogers Studio in the USA.
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