S-Cool Revision Summary

S-Cool Revision Summary

This Revision Summary applies to all of the Art topic areas...

All the books listed are easy to read and are aimed at giving you a good start. You will need to have access to an extensive library of art books to support your studies. You school library may be a good start - also try asking your art teacher as well as looking in your local town library.

Below are some useful books to get started with:

  • Dictionary of Art Terms: Edward Lucie-Smith (Thames and Hudson)
  • Drawing, Seeing and Observation: by Ian Simpson (Black)
  • A Guide to Drawing: Daniel M. Mendelowitz and Duane A. Wakeham
  • The Art Book - A to Z of 500 Great Painters: (Phaidon)
  • The Story of Art: EH Gombrich (Art History and Appreciation)