catalogue access

Abstract Painting and Abstraction

By Emyr Williams

Look inside this book!
ISBN: 9781785003615
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 22/11/2017
PAGES: 144
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280x220 mm
INSIDE: 167 colour photographs

Abstract painting and abstraction can be a daunting and frustrating genre of art. How should you approach a surface? How can you use colour effectively? How can you make better, more expressive paintings? This inspiring book answers these questions and many more. Through a thorough analysis of his own work, Emyr Williams covers practical, theoretical and historical issues of abstract art and explains a wide range of working methods to help develop more demanding personal approaches to the making of abstract painting. He emphasizes the relationship of colour to surface and the importance of seeking a profound connection with your art.


  • Learn about the difference between abstract and abstraction
  • See how an artist has developed expressive art in many different ways
  • Maximize your studio effectiveness and manage your time better
  • Discover how colour can be approached more effectively
  • Learn about other possibilities for making abstract art - such as the role of technology
  • Be more demanding of your painting and make better abstract paintings

RRP: £16.99

Site Price: £13.59

Add to basket
Print this page

Latest Reviews
Be the first to review this book!
Your Name:
Your Email:
Your Review:
 submit