From the earliest cave paintings through to the
internet and street art, this inspiring book chronicles
the 100 most infl uential ideas that have shaped the
world of art. Arranged in broadly chronological order,
it provides a source of inspiration and a fascinating
resource for the general reader to dip into.
Lavishly illustrated with historical masterpieces
and packed with fascinating contemporary examples,
this is an inspirational and wholly original guide to
understanding the forces that have shaped world art.