Picture Books By Topic: art

My Name is Georgia: A Portrait

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By: Jeanette Winter
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Description: Author/illustrator Jeanette Winter shows us the life of painter Georgia O'Keefe as she follows her dream from Wisconsin to art studies in Chicago and New York, and finally to her beloved New Mexico. Georgia lived to the age of 98. (Sadly out of print, but still available)
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Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People

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By: Monica Brown
Illustrated by: Julie Paschkis
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Description: Pablo wrote poems about the things he loved—things made by his friends in the café’, things found at the marketplace, and things he saw in nature. He wrote about the people of Chile and their stories of struggle. Because above all things…Pablo Neruda loved people. (adapted from publisher description)
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Papa Chagall, Tell us a Story

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By: Laurence Anholt
Description: Famed Russian painter Marc Chagall shares historical tales of his rags to riches past, including WW II, with his twin grandchildren. art, history, intergenerational
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