Faces for Baby by Yana Peel
An Art for Baby Book

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Twelve more works by famous artists to explore with your baby.

Faces for Baby, the highly anticipated follow-up to Art for Baby, showcases some of the contemporary art world’s best-known artists. As faces have been scientifically proven to be among the first images a baby can understand, each page features a different face, with the added surprise of the baby’s own face reflected in the mylar mirror on the final page. This multicultural selection of works is sure to appeal to art-lovers and babies alike!

About Yana Peel

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Yana Peel co-founded the Outset Contemporary Art Fund in 2003 and is a patron of the Asia Art Archive. She lives in Hong Kong, China. The modern artists whose work appears in the book and the frieze include Josef Albers, Patrick Caulfield, Keith Haring, Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Kazimir Malevich, Paul Morrison, Takashi Murakami, Julian Opie, Bridget Riley, and David Shrigley.
Published March 12, 2013 by Templar. 12 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books.

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In a follow-up to the high-contrast Art for Baby (2009), this wordless, oversized board book features colorful faces from critically acclaimed visual artists.

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This companion to Art for Baby (2009) retains the oversize format of its predecessor, but puts its emphasis on depictions of faces in modern art. Where that book was built around high-contrast b&w ima

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K-Gr 5—This follow-up to Art for Baby (Candlewick, 2009) contains 12 works of modern and contemporary art that feature faces. Each one is labeled with a title, artist's name, and date and is set on glossy, white board-book pages. The images incorporate a variety of colors, shapes, and styles. The...

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