The Modern Art Journal

Author(s): Mary Richards

Activity (All Ages)

What made modern art so groundbreaking? Discover for yourself with this thought-provoking introduction to the revolutionary world of modern art.


This interactive book introduces readers to the life and work of 16 artists, and encourages children to write and think about art for themselves. It invites young readers to respond to questions, compose stories and poems, doodle, and make their own notes in response to the art and ideas they discover. With a sketchbook binding and funky graphic design, The Modern Art Journal will get kids scribbling and thinking--the perfect tool for the next generation of budding art critics


Features the work of Louise Bourgeois, Joseph Cornell, Marcel Duchamp, Damien Hirst, David Hockney, Frida Kahlo, Paul Klee, Yayoi Kusama, Rene Magritte, Pablo Picasso, Paula Rego, Bridget Riley, Ed Ruscha, Cindy Sherman, Andy Warhol and Rachel Whiteread.


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Mary Richards is a writer, art publisher and musician who has worked previously at Tate and the Hayward Gallery in London.

General Fields

  • : 9781849764506
  • : Tate Publishing, Limited
  • : Tate Publishing
  • : April 2018
  • : 238mm X 195mm
  • : August 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mary Richards
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 112
  • : Over 20 colour reproductions of artworks and original illustrations throughout