Looking at Art with Alex Katz

Alex Katz, Amanda Renshaw


Have you ever dreamt of having your own private museum tour with one of the world’s most-celebrated artists? Take a walk through art history in the company of one of the pre-eminent American painters of our time, Alex Katz.

Describing his personal encounters with the work of over 90 key artists, Katz’s observations offer a fluent, vivid and incisive view, making Looking at Art with Alex Katz the perfect guide both for those looking for an introduction to the world of visual art, and anyone looking for a fresh view on their favorite artist.  Includes entries on: Francis Bacon, Louise Bourgeois, Paul Cézanne, Leonardo da Vinci, Peter Doig, Alberto Giacometti, Philip Guston, David Hockney, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró, Edvard Munch, Barnett Newman, Jackson Pollock, Rembrandt, Henri Rousseau, Titian, Luc Tuymans, Vincent van Gogh, Johannes Vermeer and more.

Creator Bio

Alex Katz is one of the best-known and most prolific and influential painters of our time. He has had exhibitions in many of the world’s major museums, including the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; and Tate, St Ives.

Praise:

“An immensely readable book.” The Guardian

Price £14.99
Format Paperback / softback
Publication Date 29 October 2018
Pages 208
Height 210mm
Width 148mm
Illustrations 147 colour and 14 black and white photographs
ISBN-13 9781786272843