100 Ideas That Changed ArtPaperback - 2012
From the earliest cave paintings through to the internet and street art, this inspiring book chronicles the 100 most influential ideas that have shaped the world of art. It shows how developments in materials and technology have changed the way art is produced, and how these changes run parallel with influences from wider culture and more conceptual concerns. Each entry explores when an idea first evolved and how it has resurfaced in the work of different artists. Lavishly illustrated with historical masterpieces and packed with contemporary examples, this is an original guide to understanding the forces that have shaped world art.