Make Good Art

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Harper Collins, May 14, 2013 - Self-Help - 80 pages
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In May 2012, bestselling author Neil Gaiman delivered the commencement address at Philadelphia’s University of the Arts, in which he shared his thoughts about creativity, bravery, and strength. He encouraged the fledgling painters, musicians, writers, and dreamers to break rules and think outside the box. Most of all, he encouraged them to make good art.

The book Make Good Art, designed by renowned graphic artist Chip Kidd, contains the full text of Gaiman’s inspiring speech.

 

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User Review  - Glennis.LeBlanc - LibraryThing

This tiny gift book I think will be the new graduation gift for anyone that wants something different than "Oh the Places You Will Go". The advice is good and the typesetting is very engaging. A book ... Read full review

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User Review  - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing

With all the amazing commencement speeches recently, there really need to be more books like this. Of course, if there has to be just one, I'm glad it's Neil Gaiman's "Make Good Art." Talk about a ... Read full review

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Neil Gaiman is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, Anansi Boys, The Graveyard Book, Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett), The Ocean at the End of the Lane, and The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains; the Sandman series of graphic novels; and the story collections Smoke and Mirrors, Fragile Things, and Trigger Warning. He is the winner of numerous literary honors, including the Hugo, Bram Stoker, and World Fantasy awards, and the Newbery and Carnegie Medals. Originally from England, he now lives in the United States. He is Professor in the Arts at Bard College.

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