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START WITH A SCRIBBLE: DRAWING FOR THE ARTISTICALLY UNDISCOVERED

Written by Cassidy, John
Want to be an artist? Here's the secret . . . you already are one! You may still need help finding the pointy end of the pencil--but you're the only person qualified to express your unique you-ness.
June 9, 2020 | Hardcover | Experiment | 108 Pages |
$19.95
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GREAT QING: PAINTING IN CHINA, 1644-1911

Written by Brown, Claudia
Addressing the previous lack of a comprehensive English-language study of Qing painting, art historian Claudia Brown's account ranges from the tumultuous Ming-Qing transition to the end of imperial rule.
February 16, 2020 | Paperback | University of Washington Press | 352 Pages |
$40.00
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JAPAN SUPERNATURAL: GHOST, GOBLINS, AND MONSTERS, 1700 TO NOW

From the pioneering work of eighteenth-century painter Toriyama Sekien to contemporary superstar Takashi Murakami, Japan Supernatural presents wildly imaginative works by Japanese artists past and present and takes readers on a journey of discovery through the astonishing array of yōkai culture and yūrei (ghosts)--phenomenal beings from fiendish goblins to mischievous shape
January 1, 2020 | Paperback | Art Gallery of New South Wales | 312 Pages |
$39.95
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YUMEJI MODERN: DESIGNING THE EVERYDAY IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY JAPAN

Written by Naoi, Nozomi
The hugely popular Japanese artist Takehisa Yumeji (1884-1934) is an emblematic figure of Japan's rapidly changing cultural milieu in the early twentieth century.
April 15, 2020 | Hardcover | University of Washington Press | 300 Pages |
$65.00
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MORE ART IN THE PUBLIC EYE

More Art in the Public Eye offers critical insight into the ever-growing field of socially engaged public art by demonstrating how the committed collaboration of artists, community members, and cultural producers can meaningfully impact our collective futures.
January 3, 2020 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 284 Pages |
$35.00
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AFRICOBRA: EXPERIMENTAL ART TOWARD A SCHOOL OF THOUGHT

Written by Jarrell, Wadsworth A
Formed on the South Side of Chicago in 1968 at the height of the civil rights, black power, and black arts movements, the AFRICOBRA collective created a new artistic visual language rooted in the culture of Chicago's black neighborhoods. The collective's aesthetics, especially the use of vibrant color, capture the rhythmic dynamism of black culture and social life.
May 8, 2020 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 320 Pages |
$29.95
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MAKING OF MODERN ART: SELECTED WRITINGS

Written by Peppiatt, Michael
A new collection of key texts from a leading critic of modern art
June 30, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 256 Pages |
$35.00
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HENRY SCOTT TUKE

A timely survey of this significant British artist and the complexities surrounding his work and reputation today
June 23, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 160 Pages |
$45.00
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LONDON'S NEW SCENE: ART AND CULTURE IN THE 1960S

Written by Tickner, Lisa
A groundbreaking and extensively researched account of the 1960s London art scene
June 9, 2020 | Hardcover | Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art | 416 Pages |
$50.00
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BERNINI'S MICHELANGELO

Written by Mangone, Carolina
A novel exploration of the threads of continuity, rivalry, and self-conscious borrowing that connect the Baroque innovator with his Renaissance paragon
June 16, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 288 Pages |
$65.00

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