Wednesday, September 22, 2010

13 Modern Artists Children Should Know

13 Modern Artists Children Should Know
By Brad Finger
Prestel, 2010. 46 pp. Juvenile nonfiction.

This gorgeous volume, part of a series of art-based books, is a fantastic introduction to some of the most well-known modern artists and art pieces through the years. The format is bright, airy, and very attractive with beautiful, crisp photographs of various modern artwork. The text is straightforward and inviting and very accessible. These volumes are highly recommended for children wanting to learn more about important artists and artwork. They provide an excellent foundation for art history and should be read by all children interested in art. Highly recommended.

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