Art and Culture

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature like you've never seen before using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture, fashion designers, musicals and more; DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The books transport you everywhere from behind the scenes of the art world to up close and personal with your favorite Shakespeare plays.

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature like you've never seen before using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture, fashion designers, musicals and more; DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The books transport you everywhere from behind the scenes of the art world to up close and personal with your favorite Shakespeare plays.

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  • Remarkable Books

    Format:Hardback  

    A beautifully illustrated guide to more than 75 of the world's most celebrated, rare, and seminal books and handwritten manuscripts ever produced, with discussions of their purpose, features, and creators.From ancient masterpieces such as The Art of War, written on the Read More

    $30.00
  • Artists

    Format:Hardback  

    A visual celebration of more than 80 great artists, from the Early Renaissance to the present day.Exploring the vision and techniques of the greatest painters and sculptors throughout history, Artists tells the fascinating stories behind each masterpiece, including the Read More

    $40.00
  • Artist's Drawing Techniques

    Format:Hardback  

    Try your hand at drawing and bring out your inner artist as you discover your own unique style. Create your own masterpieces with projects for both beginners and experienced artists.A practical guide to learning how to draw with pencils, charcoal, pens, and pastels, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $30.00
  • The Art Book

    Format:Hardback  

    Discover what makes a piece a significant work of art and tour history's greatest masterpieces. See the master works of Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, and more.From prehistoric cave paintings to postmodern art, The Art Book explores more than 100 Read More

    $25.00
  • Musica

    Format:Hardback  

    Música guía a los lectores a través de la evolución de la música desde sus orígenes prehistóricos; fijándose no tan sólo en la música clásica occidental, si no en la música de alrededor del mundo.Perfilando época por época la historia del desarrollo musical, Read More

    $50.00
  • El Libro de Shakespeare

    Format:Hardback  

    El libro de Shakespeare trae las obras de William Shakespeare a la vida con fotografías a todo color, imágenes, nubes de ideas, cronologías y citas que ayudarán al lector a comprender el contexto de las piezas y poemas de Shakespeare.Desde las obras más famosas de Read More

    $25.00
  • Artist's Painting Techniques

    Format:Hardback  

    Artist's Painting Techniques is your practical guide to learning how to bring out your inner artist with a wide range of painting styles, whether you want to learn how to use acrylics, watercolors, or oil paints. With progression in mind, this master class will teach Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $30.00
  • The Literature Book

    Format:Hardback  

    A global look at the greatest works of Eastern and Western literature and the themes that unite them, for students and lovers of literature and reading. The Literature Book is a fascinating journey through the greatest works of world literature, from the Iliad to Don Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Musicals

    Format:Hardback  

    Musicals: The Definitive Illustrated Story showcases the complete history of the musical on stage and screen, from its origins in ancient Greece to early twentieth century dance halls and vaudeville to the golden age of cinema productions to the record-breaking Read More

    $40.00
  • The Sherlock Holmes Book

    Format:Hardback  

    The Sherlock Holmes Book, the latest in DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, tackles the most "elementary" of subjects — the world of Sherlock Holmes, as told by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Sherlock Holmes Book is packed with witty illustrations, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Design

    Format:Hardback  

    Design: The Definitive Visual History lays out the complete evolution of design, from its origins in early cultures to the contemporary design - physical and digital - of today. This comprehensive volume covers every major design movement, along with the iconic Read More

    $50.00
  • Art

    Format:Hardback  

    Art: A Visual History is the complete visual guide to Western art, now updated and repackaged in a themed slipcase.How to tell Impressionism from Expressionism, a Degas from a Monet, early Medieval art from early Christian? Art: A Visual History explains it all - Read More

    $30.00
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