Coffee Table Books Add a Sophisticated Touch | Bookmans
Along with the various artistic events and creative endeavors taking place at Bookmans stores for All Things Art month, we have a plethora of colorful additions in the form of coffee table books. Everyone knows art books are babe magnets. From Pablo Picasso to Yoko Ono, we have it. Bookmans offers books that display the greatest works of the greatest painters, sculptures and photographers. Imagine how impressive your living room would look with a couple of these bad boys showing off your style. We compiled a few examples of retrospectives and collections sure to add a sophisticated touch to your collection.
The Andy Warhol Diaries, edited by Pat Hackett
Deemed by The Boston Globe as the “ultimate self portrait”, The Andy Warhol Diaries offers an introspective look into the life of this American icon. Spanning more then a decade of his life, Warhol dictated his life to his dear friend Hackett in an unconventional diary. Learn all about Warhol’s creative experience and what he thought of the who’s who of the ’60s, ’70s and on.
Dance and Photography, by William A. Ewing
With shots of famous dancers from Hollywood’s Golden Age, including Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire, Dance and Photography is the complete look book for anyone who loves dance or is a dancer themselves. From Ballet to Swing to Hip Hop and more, the history of modern dance can be observed through the images provided.
Van Gogh: A Retrospective, by Park Lane
If tortured one-eared painters are your thing, pick up a copy of Van Gogh: A Retrospective. Not only does this book offer images of Van Gogh’s paintings, but using Van Gogh’s letters to family and the words of critics, poets and friends following his death, Lane provides a detailed look into the life of this artist. This retrospective will add color and culture to any bland home.
Bookmans offers a well-stocked collection of art books and large format coffee table books to the artistically intrigued customer. Don’t take our word for it. Stop by your local Bookmans to peruse the art section. You never know what title will inspire you.
*Bookmans is your store to explore. If you would like to pick up one of these coffee table books or any specific title, please give us a call and we will check our shelves for you. Otherwise, we hope you will come and browse.