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PROTEST STENCIL TOOLKIT: REVISED EDITION

Create unique protest graphics with the Protest Stencil Toolkit, revised and updated for modern-day activists. Combine the 42 robust stencils, and the typeface, to create slogans and visual messages. Includes symbols from a variety of important protest movements.
April 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$24.99

SHORT STORY OF MODERN ART: A POCKET GUIDE TO KEY MOVEMENTS, WORKS, THEMES, AND TECHNIQUES

The Short Story of Modern Art explains the how, why and when of modern art - who introduced certain things, what they were, where they were produced, and why they matter. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key works - from the realist painting of Courbet to a contemporary installation by Yayoi Kusama - and then links them to the most important movements, themes and techniques.
March 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$19.99

SENSATIONS: THE STORY OF BRITISH ART FROM HOGARTH TO BANKSY

What is the artistic impulse uniting Robert Hooke's drawings of insects, George Stubbs's studies of horses, and Damien Hirst's pickled shark? In this new and spirited account of British art, Jonathan Jones argues for empiricism. From the Enlightenment to the present, British artists have shared a passion for looking hard at the world around them.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$50.00

URBAN SCRAWL: STREET ART TEXT IN THE CITY

Street art is now a recognised art form that can be thought-provoking, political, humorous or shocking. Urban Scrawl documents some of the world's most interesting street-art words and typography, from formal typography to angsty scrawl, presented in a small-format hardback that's perfect for any gift or self-purchase.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$14.99

MOBY-DICK: A POP-UP BOOK FROM THE NOVEL BY HERMAN MELVILLE

In time for the 200th anniversary of author Herman Melville's birth, this graphically arresting, beautifully rendered pop-up retelling of Moby-Dick is a wonder to behold. Rich linocut artworks portray ten key chronological moments from the story in shadowbox-style pop-ups that reward time spent poring over the details and offer fresh perspectives on the classic.
May 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$40.00

JR: THE CHRONICLES OF SAN FRANCISCO

"JR's colossal photographic mural, The Chronicles of San Francisco, is an exuberant celebration of democracy in an age when it could not be more needed or welcome... Humanity, in all its lovely messiness, is palpable."
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$40.00

HISTORY REFUSED TO DIE: THE ENDURING LEGACY OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART IN ALABAMA

After the death of Martin Luther King Jr., Alabama produced an impressive number of African American self-taught artists whose work particularly focused on the Civil Rights Movement and on aspects of history that led to it.
May 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$45.00

KEEPER

The Keeper accompanies an exhibition dedicated to the act of preserving objects, artworks and images.
August 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$49.95

SOULS GROWN DEEP VOL. 1: AFRICAN AMERICAN VERNACULAR ART

In this comprehensive overview of an important genre of American art, "Souls Grown Deep" explores the visual-arts genius of the black South. This first work in a multivolume study introduces 40 African-American self-taught artists, who, without significant formal training, often employ the most unpretentious and unlikely materials.
November 1, 2000 | Hardcover |
$100.00

VEHICLES

From the remarkable Art Brut Collection in Lausanne, Switzerland, comes Vehicles, the first book in an exciting new series. The Art Brut Collection has created the Biennale de l'Art Brut, a project that capitalizes on the diversity of this superb collection of more than 60,000 works by grouping a selection of them into themed exhibitions.
November 1, 2013 | Paperback |
$40.00

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