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Reading List: Books About Artists

Explore this curated list of books about artists and those who dream of becoming one.
With works by Sarah Hall, Kazuo Ishiguro, Adrian Tomine and Rachel Cusk, it’s an unmissable collection.
Sarah Hall

An electrifying story of passion, connection and transformation from ‘a writer of show-stopping genius’ (Guardian).

My Name Is Red
My Name Is Red
Orhan Pamuk

My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk is an international bestseller and a thrilling murder mystery, set amid the splendour of the Ottoman Empire and Istanbul in the late 1590s.

An Artist of the Floating World
An Artist of the Floating World
Kazuo Ishiguro

A Japanese artist looks back on his life after World War Two in this celebrated novel from the author of the Booker Prize-winning novel, The Remains of the Day, Never Let Me Go, and The Buried Giant.

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