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The art of Miles Davis

by Miles Davis

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Published by ARTS, Prentice Hall Editions in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Davis, Miles.,
    • Painters -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiles Davis and Scott Gutterman.
      ContributionsGutterman, Scott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND237.D3326 A2 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination89 p. :
      Number of Pages89
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1880114M
      ISBN 100136087043
      LC Control Number90040599

      Although his art would adorn one of his record releases from time to time, Miles Davis didn’t begin to draw and paint in earnest until he was in his mid-fifties, during the early s and a period of musical inactivity. Miles being Miles, he didn’t merely dabble, but made creating art as much a part of his life as making music in his final decade. A book by George Cole. The Last Miles is available in paperback in the USA and the UK! The Last Miles USA paperback ISBN is []The Last Miles UK paperback ISBN is []The paperback is essentially the same as the hardback version in terms of content, but in a number of places, I have been able to update or add new information.

      Fans of Davis may want to also check out a great book ("Miles Davis The Complete Illustrated History") full of period photos and memorabilia, along with essays by musicians, producers, and others who knew Davis. The book deals with Davis' life in music from his earliest days and through the various musical changes and bands he used for his music.5/5(13). Miles Dewey Davis III was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, Davis was at the forefront of almost every major development in jazz from World War II to the s/5.

        Michael Stradford's MILESSTYLE: The Fashion of Miles Davis (out May 12) is the first book to examine Miles Davis, the artist, as a creative canvas. The book features observations from notable fashion icons such as Lenny Kravitz, Bryan Ferry and Lloyd Boston, as well as friends and bandmates including Quincy Jones, Ron Carter, Clark Terry and more.   Later there were exhibitions of his work; a large-format book, The Art of Miles Davis, was published a few months before his death in It was filled with quick sketches and full-blown.


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Davis began sketching and then painting in earnest as another outlet for his creativity. The book covers the (approximately) ten years before his death when his artwork grew to a more mature style and a near obsession to keep his restless mind active.5/5(15).

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From the big shouldered, pleated suits of the forties, to the Ivy League look of the fifties, the sleek Italian suits of the sixties and the more avant-garde looks of the last twenty years of his life, Miles Davis blazed a fashion trail whose impact is still being felt TYLE is the first book to examine Miles Davis, the artist, using himself as a creative : Michael Stradford.

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Tara McGinley of Dangerous Minds wrote that Davis “made creating art as much a part of his life as making music. He was said to have worked obsessively each day on art when he wasn’t touring and he studied regularly with New York painter Jo Gelbard.”. Category: Art & Photography The author of the book: Miles Davis Format files: PDF, EPUB, TXT, DOCX The size of the: MB Language: English ISBN Edition: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation Date of issue: 1 January The first and only Miles Davis album that I ever bought was Bitches Brew in I later used the music on the album to jar students in a training class to think creativity, but have not listened to the album in years.

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