Books That Every Artist Should Own

With an eye toward a balance of theory, history, reference, and practical guides this list includes over 22 books covering a multitude of subjects surrounding art.

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A Life of Picasso: The Cubist Rebel, 1907-1916 by John Richardson
Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees: Expanded Edition, Over Thirty Years of Conversations with Robert Irwin by Lawrence Weschler
The Lives of the Artists by Giorgio Vasari
Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton
Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists by Joseph Sheppard
Orientalism by Edward Said
The Art Museum edited by Phaidon
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