Oliver Jeffers - The Working Mind and Drawing Hand

Author(s): Oliver Jeffers; Bono (Contribution by); John Maeda (Contribution by); Sharon Matt Atkins (Contribution by); Quentin Blake (Contribution by)

Art & Design

This dynamic visual biography is Jeffers's personal chronicle of an artist who blends his love of creating stories with his love of art and his infectious charm, and is a must-have for art lovers and bibliophiles both young and old. Oliver Jeffers takes a dive into Oliver's own origin story, inspirations, art evolution, and passion for storytelling: from growing up loving art and creating stories as a young boy in Belfast, Ireland; to finding a huge audience for his loveable stories; to what led him to his enormously clever found painting; to his collaborations with U2, TED, Colette, and Apple, to his newest meditative dipped painting art events. Oliver Jeffers is a fresh canvas for his imagination, and includes a pass through his most popular work, never-before-published illustrations and art, and a look into his more personal world of sketchbooks and doodles. Oliver's own story, infused with the whimsy and joy his work is famous for, is must-have not only for current fans of Oliver Jeffers's picture books, but also new fans, art lovers, and bibliophiles both young and old.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780847862993
  • : Rizzoli International Publications, Incorporated
  • : Rizzoli International Publications, Incorporated
  • : October 2018
  • : --- length: - '12' width: - '9' units: - Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Hardback
  • : 240
  • : 240
  • : Oliver Jeffers; Bono (Contribution by); John Maeda (Contribution by); Sharon Matt Atkins (Contribution by); Quentin Blake (Contribution by)
  • : Oliver Jeffers; Bono (Contribution by); John Maeda (Contribution by); Sharon Matt Atkins (Contribution by); Quentin Blake (Contribution by)
  • : 823.92
  • : 823.92
  • : English
  • : English