The best books on Drawing and Painting, recommended by Juliette Aristedes
Geniuses may only be born once a century or so, but great art gets made all the time. Some of it follows atelier methods inspired by an apprenticeship model that has been handed down through the centuries. Juliette Aristedes, an artist at the forefront of the atelier revival movement, discusses five books that are 'core curriculum' for anyone who wants to learn how to paint and draw, and thereby explore the virtues of sustained attention and close observation that come with making representational art.
The Best Memoirs of 2019: The National Book Critics Circle Awards Shortlist, recommended by Laurie Hertzel
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