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Brilliant Women: Amazing Artists and Designers

; Rita Petruccioli (Illustratør)

In Amazing Artists and Designers, journey back to the 16th century to meet Artemisia Gentileschi, mistress of light and shade. Read about Coco Chanel, the orphan who grew up to change the rules of fashion and clothing forever. Les mer
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In Amazing Artists and Designers, journey back to the 16th century to meet Artemisia Gentileschi, mistress of light and shade. Read about Coco Chanel, the orphan who grew up to change the rules of fashion and clothing forever. Meet Frida Kahlo, whose colourful, emotional and raw artworks challenged the norms of the art world. Some of the women in this book were well-known in their lifetime and beyond, some of them were not, but all of them were amazingly gifted, talented and brilliant women, creating historically important art and design.

Curious, provocative, engaging, brave, and funny - women who change the world are diverse, intriguing and brilliant. Created by an all-women team and filled with wonderful illustrations, and engaging activities that will nurture your own varied skills, the Brilliant Women series compiles the stories of inspiring women from every field. Retelling their triumphs and adversities, this beautiful series of four books reveals and celebrates the women who have shaped the world we live in now. Perfect reading for the next generation of brilliant girls and boys. Suitable for readers aged 9 and up.
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Forlag: Hachette Children's Group
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 48
ISBN: 9781526304681
Alder: Barn 9-12 Ungdom
Format: 25 x 19 cm
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SERIE:
VURDERING
Gi vurdering
Les vurderinger
3-4: Introduction
5-8: Artemisia Gentileschi (Italy, 1593-1656)
9-12: Rosa Bonheur (France/UK, 1822-1899)
13-16: Edmonia Lewis (USA, 1844-1907)
17-20: Coco Chanel (France, 1883-1971)
21-24: Frida Kahlo (Mexico, 1907-1954)
25-28: Yayoi Kusama (Japan, 1929- )
29-32: Vivienne Westwood (UK, 1941- )
33-36: Zaha Hadid (Iraq/UK, 1950-2016)
37-43: More Art and Design Visionaries: Judith Leyster, Harriet Powers, Georgia O'Keeffe, Barbara Hepworth, Lee Millar, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Louise Bourgeois, Barstardilla, Kara Walker
44-45: Get involved in Art and Design
46-48: Glossary, Further information, Index
Georgia Amson-Bradshaw is a children's writer and editor who lives in Brighton, East Sussex. She has worked on a number of high-profile and award-winning science books for kids, including the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize winner Eye Benders, and the London Science Museum activity book This Book Thinks You're a Scientist. She remembers the eye-opening and inspiring effect her favourite books had on her as a child, and so takes her responsibility to pass that interest and excitement on very seriously!

Rita Petruccioli was born in Rome in 1982. She attended the Accademia di Belle Arti in Rome and ENSAD in Paris. Her works have been exhibited in Italy, France, Germany and South Korea. She works as an illustrator and comic book artist for different projects including advertising, magazines, textile design and children books. She has collaborated with different publishers such as Mondadori, Bao Publishing, Einaudi, Ladybird, Timbuktu Lab, Auzou, ELI, Lavieri, La Nuova Frontiera Junior, Il Castoro and Laterza. When she is not drawing she is engaged in workshops on gender stereotypes in comics.