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Module Reading List

Textile Design: Design Research and Critical Analysis, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Kevin Laycock
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


Burton. J. Dexter. E. 2005. Vitamin D : new perspectives in drawing.. London: Phaidon.

De Zegher. C. 2006. Eva Hesse Drawing. New York: Yale University Press.

Itten. J. 1975. Design and Form. London: John Wiley & Sons.

Kovats.T. 2005. The drawing book : a survey of drawing : the primary means of expression. London: Black Dog Publishing.

Parrot. H. 2014. Mark-making in textile art. London: Batsford.

Perry. C. M. Cashdan. C. Krause. 2013. Vitamin D2 : new perspectives in drawing.. London: Phaidon.

Simblet. S. 2009. The drawing book. London: Dorling Kindersley.

Simblet. S. 2010. Botany for the artist. London: Dorling Kindersley.

Sokol. D. A 2015. A world of artist journal pages : 1000+ artworks, 230 artists, 30 countries. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang.

Synder. N. 2014. Art journal art journey : words, color, collage: Collage and Storytelling for Honoring Your Creative Process. New York: M+W Media.

Wilson K. 2017. Drawing and painting : materials and techniques for contemporary artistsLondon: Thames and Hudson.

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Ades. D. 1986. Photomontage. New York: Thames and Hudson.

Albers. J.N. 2013. Interaction of Color. London: Fox-Weber.

Brandon. T. 2004. Collage : the making of modern art. London: Thames and Hudson.

Brereton, R. C. Roberts. 2011. Cut & paste : 21st-century collage. London: Laurence King Publishing.

Brommer, G.F. 1994. Collage techniques : a guide for artists and illustratorsNew York: Watson-Guptill Publications.

Dietrich. D. 1993. The collages of Kurt Schwitters : tradition and innovation. Cambridge: New York: Cambridge University Press.

Fick. B. Grabowski. B. 2015. Printmaking : a complete guide to materials & processesLondon: Laurence King Publications.

Mc Elroy. O.D. Durran - Wislon. S. 2011. Surface treatment workshop : explore 45 mixed-media techniques. Ohio: F&W Media.

O'Neil. P. 2008. Surfaces and textures : a visual sourcebook. A&C Blacks Visual Arts.

Plowman. R. 2010. Masters : collage : major works by leading artists. London: Lark Books.

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Callan. G. 2008. The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers. London: Thames & Hudson.

Fox. A. 2015. Natural Processes in Textile Art: From Rust Dyeing to Found Objects. London: Batsford 

Colchester. C. 2009.  Textiles today : a global survey of trends and traditions. London: Thames & Hudson.

Gale. C. 2004. Fashion and textiles : an overview. Oxford: Berg.

Lamb. H. 2019. Poetic Cloth: Creating meaning in textile art. London: Batsford.

Parrott. H 2019. Mark-Making Through the SeasonsLondon: Batsford 

Phillips. P. 1993. Repeat patterns : a manual for designers, artists and architects. London: Thames and Hudson.

Rhodes. S. 2019. Sketchbook Explorations: Mixed media approaches for textile artists. London: Batsford 

Porter. J. 1920. Vitamin T: Threads and Textiles in Contemporary Art. London: Phaidon.

Schoeser. M. 2003. World textiles : a concise history. London: Thames & Hudson.

Waller. D. 2012. World textiles : a sourcebook. London: British Museum.

Porter. J. 2019. Vitamin T: Threads and Textiles in Contemporary Art. London: Phaidon.

Visual Analysis:

D’ Alleva. A. 2012. Methods and Theory of Art History. London : Laurence King Publishing. Chapter 2 - p.20 - 25 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva   

Leonie. H. Longair.S. 2017. History through material culture. Manchester : Manchester University Press.

Little.S. 2018. Understanding Art. London : Herbert Press

Phillips.S. 2012. Understanding Modern Art. London: Bloomsbury.

 Woodford. S. 1983. Looking at Pictures. London : Cambridge Introduction to the History of Art   Chapter 1 - p.7 - 13 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

This list was last updated on 08/09/2021