Jan Greenberg

Jan Greenberg is one of America’s most prominent writers about art and artists for young readers. Jan Greenberg  lives in St. Louis.
 
Her art-related books co-written with Sandra Jordan include Action Jackson (a Sibert Honor Book), as well as books on Van Gogh, Frank O. Gehry, Andy Warhol, and Chuck Close.


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The Mad Potter

Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan
A Neal Porter Book

When George Ohr's trove of pottery was discovered in 1967, years after his death, his true genius was discovered with it. The world could finally see how...


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Ballet for Martha

written by Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan, illustrated by Brian Floca
Flash Point

Martha Graham : trailblazing choreographer Aaron Copland : distinguished American composer Isamu Noguchi : artist, sculptor, craftsman Award-winning authors...


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Christo and Jeanne-Claude

By Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan
Roaring Brook Press

CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE UNWRAPPED In 1981 two artists -- Christo and Jeanne-Claude -- proposed an installation in New York’s Central Park that would span...


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Action Jackson

Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan; Illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Square Fish

One late spring morning the American artist Jackson Pollock began work on the canvas that would ultimately come to be known as Number 1, 1950 (Lavender...


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