Look! Seeing the Light in Art

Author(s): Gillian Wolfe

Art and Music - children

This exciting art title focuses on how artists use light in their paintings. This book uses some of the most famous and best-loved artists of all time to show how their paintings reflect dramatic light, mysterious light, cold light, hot light, dappled light, rainy light, light patterns, light shapes and other forms of light.


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Gillian Wolfe is Director, Learning and Public Affairs, at Dulwich Picture Gallery (one of the most renowned private collections in the UK) and has been Head of Education there since 1984. She also works as a freelance consultant, and has lectured all over the world. Her previous art books for children include My First Art Book, winner of the Parent Choice Silver Honour Award, USA; and Art Activity Book and Children's Art Book, both winners of the Gulbenkian Prize for Best Museum Publications of the Year. Her titles with Frances Lincoln include Look! Zoom in on Art, which won the English Association's Award for the best children's non-fiction book, Look! Body Language in Art, Look! Seeing the Light in Art and Look! Drawing the Line in Art. In 1995, Gillian was awarded an MBE for Services to Education and in 2005 she was awarded the CBE for services to Arts Education. She lives in South London.

General Fields

  • : 9781847800381
  • : Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
  • : Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
  • : October 2009
  • : 270mm X 214mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Gillian Wolfe
  • : Paperback
  • : 10-Sep
  • : 750.18
  • : 48
  • : The arts
  • : Illustrations (chiefly col.)