Art and Culture

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture and life-changing designs to fashion designers and our favourite musicals, DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The book open up the art and culture worlds from the inside by taking you behind the scenes whether that be the art world or through your favourite characters with Sherlock Holmes and plays with Shakespeare. See art and culture like never before with DK.

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture and life-changing designs to fashion designers and our favourite musicals, DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The book open up the art and culture worlds from the inside by taking you behind the scenes whether that be the art world or through your favourite characters with Sherlock Holmes and plays with Shakespeare. See art and culture like never before with DK.

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  • Architecture

    Format:Hardback  

    Architecture tells the story of the world's most incredible buildings, from the ancient world to the present day.Take a closer look at the beautiful details, principal elements, and decorative features of every architectural style, from China's Temple of Heaven and the Read more

    £20.00
  • Bollywood

    Format:Hardback  

    A visual tour of the glamour and color of Indian cinema in the only comprehensive illustrated guide to the world of Bollywood movies.Mumbai's charming movies, with glittering costumes and epic song-and-dance productions, have captured hearts all over the world since Read more

    £25.00
  • Artists

    Format:Hardback  

    A stunning exploration of over 80 famous artists and their fascinating lives, from Giotto to the present day.Artists: Their Lives and Works tells the inspiring stories behind the world's most famous masterpieces and their creators, including their influences, Read more

    £25.00
  • The Illustrated Mahabharata

    Format:Hardback  

    Take a fresh look at India's great epic with The Illustrated Mahabharata and rediscover the lost kingdoms, dynasties, and characters of the Mahabharata. Follow the tale as it unfolds through 18 parvas with stunning photographs, paintings, sculptures, and historical Read more

    £18.99
  • Artist's Drawing Techniques

    Format:Hardback  

    Learn how to draw with charcoal, pen, and pastel with step-by-step workshops from professional artists. Artist's Drawing Techniques is your guide to every aspect of drawing for pleasure, from choosing a subject to mounting your finished masterpiece. Turn your hand to Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £20.00
  • Great Buildings

    Format:Paperback  

    Visit 50 of the world's most fascinating buildings from the Houses of Parliament to the Sydney Opera House on this stunning architectural tour. Discover how to "read" a building, identify key characteristics of architecture and get underneath the bricks and mortar with Read more

    £16.99
  • The Art Book

    Format:Hardback  

    Embark on a tour of the world's greatest artistic movements and works, from prehistoric cave paintings to performance art with The Art Book, the latest in the stunning Big Ideas series. The Art Book explores the most celebrated artworks by history's most influential Read more

    £16.99
  • Artist's Painting Techniques

    Format:Hardback  

    Whether you're trying your hand at painting for the first time or honing your artistic ability, Artist's Painting Techniques is the handiest guide to teach you how to paint. Starting with the basics such as observational skills and learning how to draw, Artist's Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £20.00
  • The Literature Book

    Format:Hardback  

    From Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby to Shelley's Frankenstein, The Literature Book documents the greatest literature ever written. Featuring over 100 best-selling books, plays and poetry from all over the world, including Latin American and African fiction, The Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £16.99

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