Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

114-Favorite Art Books

  • Broadcast in Art
Annette Coleman

Annette Coleman


Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow Annette Coleman.

What are your favorite art books that you look to for inspiration, instruction or go back to time and time again?

Guest hosts:
Tiffany Miller Russell, WildlifeInPaper.com ,deadraccoon.com
Suzanne Frazier, SuzanneFrazier.com


Looking At Art Philosophically, Tom Supensky.com

Sponsored by:
88 88ArtLook, 8888ArtLook

Art as a Way of Knowing,  Pat B. Allen, Shambala, 1995.

Brush Mind, Kazuaki Tanahashi, Parallax, Press, 1990.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art, Wassily Kandinsky, Dover Publications, Inc., 1977.

Drawing on the Artist Within, Betty Edwards, Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1986.

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, Betty Edwards,  J. P. Tarcher, Inc, 1979.

Itten:  The Elements of Color, Faber Birren, Ed., Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1970.

Man and his Symbols, Carl G. Jung, Doubleday, 1964.

Sacred Geometry: Philosophy and Practice,  Robert Lawlor,  Thames and Hudson, 1982.

Signs of Life, The Five Universal Shapes and How to Use Them, Angeles Arrien, Penquin Putnam, Inc, 1992.

The Artist’s Way, A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity, Julia Cameron, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1992.

The Creative Habit, (Learn It and Use It for Life), Twyla Tharp, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2003.

The Gift, Imagination and the Life of Property, Lewis Hyde, Vintage Books, 1979

The Power of Myth, Joseph Campbell, Doubleday, 1988.

The Spiritual Image in Modern Art,  Kathleen J.  Regier, Ed., Quest Book, 1987.

The Tao of Symbols, James N. Powell, William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1982.

The Writer’s Brush, Donald Friedman, Mid-List Press, 2007.

Color A Natural History of the Pallette

What is Art For?