Some of Thames & Hudson's current best sellers
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A Year in the Life of Face Hunter
Follow Face Hunter (the alter ego of famed fashion blogger Yvan Rodic) through more than thirty of his favourite cities on a year-long session around the world, during which he covers 432,044 km, visits two or three different countries a week, circles the globe more than ten times ... people-watching, photographing and partying from New York and Paris to Reykjavík, Batumi and beyond.
Why Your Five Year Old Could Not Have Done That
Modern Art Explained
In this enjoyable and thought-provoking book Susie Hodge explains, thoroughly and conclusively, why modern art is not, and never has been, child’s play.
The Urgent Genius of Real-Time Advertising
Newsjacking is a roadmap for how to communicate dynamic, effective advertising using topicality, social media and viral techniques. It shows you how to generate ideas that truly stand out among the clutter of a media-saturated world.
An instant sellout on first publication, this volume has been expanded to include Thomas Heatherwick’s magnificent Olympic cauldron. Written in close collaboration with the designer himself, the book offers a highly personal, in-depth and behind-the-scenes look at all aspects of his creative, design and manufacturing processes.
Empress of Fashion
Described by one admirer as ‘The High Druidess of fashion, the Supreme Pontiff, Perpetual Curate and Archpresbyter of elegance, the Vicaress of Style’, Diana Vreeland is the cloth from which twenty-first-century fashion editors are cut. During her time at Harper’s and later as the editor-in-chief of Vogue, the self-styled ‘Empress of fashion’ launched Twiggy’s career, advised Jackie Kennedy, and enjoyed the full swing of sixties’ London.
The Books that Shaped Art History
From Gombrich and Greenberg to Alpers and Krauss
An invaluable roadmap of the field, reassessing the impact of several of the most important works of art history. Each chapter, focusing on a single title, is written by a leading art historian, curator or one of the promising scholars of today, presenting a varied and invaluable overview of the history of art, told through its seminal texts.