My First Art Book LibraryCurated by Phaidon Editors

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Phaidon’s first art book library was explicitly designed for the budding artist. Children can appreciate the engaging illustrations and art on these pages long before they can read the words. This collection provides a delightful way for children and adults to bond over something they love – art!

This collection includes:

Art This Way: With this clever interactive book, kids can view artworks from the Whitney Museum's esteemed collection in a whole new way – an invitation to explore and discover.

Banksy Graffitied Walls and Wasn’t Sorry.: A clever, quirky, and highly entertaining biography of the leading contemporary artist, Banksy, written especially for children ages 4 to 7

How Old Am I?: This book showcases the faces and life stories of 100 people worldwide in numerical order, from a one-year-old to a centenarian, giving children a reference point for each age.

Jackson Pollock Splashed Paint and Wasn't Sorry.:A clever, charmingly quirky portrayal of painter Jackson Pollock – written especially for kids.

A Pile of Leaves: Dig through the leaf pile in this collage-inspired book with see-through pages.

My Art Book of Friendship: Friends are an important part of every toddler's social life ... and now, part of their first art collection

My Art Book of Happiness: Emotions are part of every toddler's day... and now, part of their first art collection

Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers: An introduction to shapes through the acclaimed art of Josef Albers

Yves Klein Painted Everything Blue and Wasn’t Sorry.: Artist Yves Klein always thought about how he could surprise his audience. One day, he decided that he would only paint in one color – blue. This clever, quirky read-aloud biography was made just for kids.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Size: 215 × 215 mm (8 1/2 × 8 1/2 in)
  • Pages: 538 pp
  • Illustrations: 536 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838664718