The Ultimate Art Museum (Hardcover)
Wander through The Ultimate Art Museum – home to the finest, most accessible works from around the world and across time
The imaginary art museum: an educational, inspiring experience without the constraints of space and time. Discover beautiful reproductions from pre-history to the present, arranged in easy-to-navigate, colour-coded wings, galleries, and rooms, each with an informative narrative guide. Marvel at its remarkable range of styles and mediums – from classic to contemporary, and from paintings and sculptures to photographs and textiles. With floor plans to follow and interactive cross-referencing activities, this museum-in-a-book is the perfect introduction to the history of human creativity.
Ferren Gipson is an art historian, writer, speaker, and educator. She is the host/writer/producer of the Art Matters podcast and doctoral researcher at SOAS, University of London. She has worked with institutions such as Tate, BBC, Pinterest, Lomography, and Esquire Magazine, as an art and design content specialist. Ferren lives in London with her husband and 4-year-old son.
“An accessible, well-organized, and solidly enjoyable foundation for anyone interested in art history” – Publishers Weekly
“Extremely comprehensive...A thoroughly innovative approach to art history." – Booklist
“Travel through time and all over the world finding the most famous art of all time in this perfect coffee table book. With over 40,000 years of art, there's something for everyone to enjoy.” – Red Tricycle
"The MOST impressive, well-organized, and beautifully designed art history book for children that I’ve EVER read!”
– Imagination Soup, STARRED review