Artists: From Michelangelo to Maya Lin, 2nd Edition

  • Includes volumes 3 & 4
  • Aimee Ergas
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0787653632
  • ISBN-13: 9780787653637
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 3.65 lbs ( 1.66 kgs)
  • 452 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 2002 | Published



Concentrating on North American and European artists from the Renaissance to the present, Artists covers the life stories of 60 sculptors, painters, architects, photographers, illustrators and designers. It also provides a view of the artists’ worlds and impact of their art on society and future generations of artists.The entries include 50 new entries plus 10 updated profiles of artists from the first edition. A timeline, "words to know" section, sidebars and a cumulative index are included.


"Galens and Swartz present a lot of useful information and deal with complex art forms in a manner that students ought easily to understand...Recommended." -- Book Report (May 2002)

— Book Report

"This set both updates and expands the first two volumes, published in 1995, which contain entries on 62 architects, designers, illustrators, painters, and photographers from the Renaissance to the present day." -- Booklist (Febraury 2002)

— Booklist