What Are You Looking At?

af Will Gompertz
13t 16m Oplæst af Roy McMillan

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Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of What Are You Looking At? by Will Gompertz, read by Roy McMilllan. What is modern art? Why do we either love it or loathe it? And why is it worth so much damn money? Join Will Gompertz on a dazzling tour that will change the way you look at modern art forever. From Monet's water lilies to Van Gogh's sunflowers, from Warhol's soup cans to Hirst's pickled shark, hear the stories behind the masterpieces, meet the artists as they really were, and discover the real point of modern art. You will learn: not all conceptual art is bollocks; Picasso is king (but Cézanne is better); Pollock is no drip; Dali painted with his moustache; a urinal changed the course of art, why your 5-year-old really couldn't do it. Refreshing, irreverent and always straightforward, What Are You Looking At? asks all the basic questions that you were too afraid to ask. Your next gallery trip is going to be a little less intimidating and a lot more interesting.


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Penguin Books Ltd
Oplæst af
Roy McMillan

Kunsthistorie / kunst- og designstilarter
Kunst, generelle emner
20. århundredes historie: ca. 1900 til ca. 2000
Kunsthistorie og designstilarter: ca. 1800 til ca. 1900
Kunsthistorie og Designstilarter: fra ca. 1900 -