Markus Vater, one of three artists leading Drawing Room’s Summer School, a week long programme of dynamic workshops, has compiled a ‘reading list’ that informs and expands the themes explored in his work.  Workshops have been devised and led by artists Joy Gerrard, Phoebe Boswell & Markus Vater.  Titles marked with an asterisk * are held in Outset Study. 

Title Author Year Selected by ISBN URL
I is another: The Secret Life of Metaphors and how it Shapes the way we see the World James Geary Markus Vater 978-0-06-171029-2 Link
“Choral Singing in Human Culture and Evolution Joseph Jordania Markus Vater 978-3659488412 Link
The third chimpanzee / The evolution and the future of the human animal Jared Diamond Markus Vater 978-0-06-084550-6 Link
The Eye: A Natural History Simon Ings Markus Vater 978-0-7475-9286-0 Link
Synectics William J.J Gordon Markus Vater 978-0060324308 Link
Homo Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari Markus Vater 978-1784703936 Link
The Language and Thought of the Child Jean Jean Piaget Markus Vater 978-1614273660 Link
The Emerald Planet David Beerling Markus Vater 978-0198798323 Link
The Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke Rainer Maria Rilke Markus Vater 978-1512129465 Link

Titles marked with an asterix * are held in the Outset Study library