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Think Like An Artist, Don't Act Like One

This lively guide highlights the resonance of art history in daily life, a manifesto on looking at art in your own personal way. This is a fantastic gift idea for anyone with an interest in art history and gallery-going.

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Dimensions 18 x 14cm
Fabric & material Paperback
No. of Pages 160
No. of Illustrations Throughout
SKU 02086545

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Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched. 

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Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders.

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Updated 19 May 2020

We are delivering! Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. The Royal Academy is temporarily closed, Collection is not available at this time.

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75 ways to look at art are presented alongside 75 life lessons you can learn from it. This wide spanning review ranges from ancient Egypt and Greece to today’s abstract and conceptual pieces, by way of Leonardo, Dürer and Rembrandt, Picasso, Warhol and Ai Wei Wei.

Art can inspire us to look afresh at fundamental questions we may face. Questions about success, about love, about work, about friendship and about life and death.


160 pages

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