How do artists think? Where does their creativity originate? How can we, too, learn to be more creative? BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz seeks answers to these questions in his exuberant, intelligent, witty, and thought-provoking style.
identifies 10 key lessons on creativity from artists that range from Caravaggio to Warhol, Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei, and profiles leading contemporary figures in the arts who are putting these skills to use today.
After getting up close and personal with some of the world’s leading creative thinkers, Gompertz has discovered traits that are common to them all. He outlines basic practices and processes that allow your talents to flourish and enable you to embrace your inner Picasso—no matter what you do for a living.
With wisdom, inspiration, and advice from an author named one of the 50 most original thinkers in the world by
is an illuminating view into the habits that make people successful. It’s time to get inspired and think like an artist!
Includes a full-color pull-out insert featuring works of art discuessed.
Think Like an Artist: And Lead a More Creative, Productive Life (Abrams Image 2016) 豆瓣
像艺术家一样思考 (后浪丨湖南美术出版社 2019) 豆瓣