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BLOCK PRINTS: HOW TO MAKE THEM (A VINTAGE REISSUE FOR THE MODE)

Written by Krause, Martin
"Block Prints: How to Make Them is an illustrated guide written by William S. Rice. It fully details his artistic process, providing straightforward, step-by-step solutions to the intricate challenges of block printmaking in both advanced and home-studio settings. It was originally published in 1941. This 2019 edition is updated with an introduction and annotation by Martin Krause"--
March 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Pomegranate Communications | 72 Pages |
$24.95

STEALING THE SHOW: A HISTORY OF ART AND CRIME IN SIX THEFTS

Written by Barelli, John
This book tells the previously untold stories of six major art thefts at the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, written by its former Chief Security Officer, John Barelli.
September 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Lyons Press | 240 Pages |
$27.95

SARA TYSON HALLOWELL: PIONEER CURATOR AND ART ADVISOR IN THE GILDED AGE: PIONEER CURATOR AND ART ADVISOR IN THE GILDED AGE

The first full-length study of the life of Sara Tyson Hallowell, an American agent, advisor to collectors and artists, curator, and advocate for modern art. In the nineteenth century, women became leaders in a myriad fields but only Sara Tyson Hallowell was able to create a lasting career as a curator of exhibitions.
July 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$39.95

LEONARDO DA VINCI AND THE SECRETS OF THE CODEX ATLANTICUS

Appreciate the multifaceted genius of Leonardo da Vinci with this beautiful look at his Codex Atlanticus.
April 1, 2019 | hc |
$35.00

LEONARDO DA VINCI: THE 100 MILESTONES

To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death, world-renowned da Vinci expert Martin Kemp explores 100 of the master's milestones in art, science, engineering, architecture, anatomy, and more.
April 1, 2019 | hc |
$29.95
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OXFORD ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE RENAISSANCE

The Renaissance is one of the most celebrated periods in European history. But when did it begin? When did it end? And what did it include? Traditionally regarded as a revival of classical art and learning, centred upon fifteenth-century Italy, views of the Renaissance have changed considerably in recent decades.
June 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 528 Pages |
$39.95

THOMAS COLE'S REFRAIN: THE PAINTINGS OF CATSKILL CREEK

Thomas Cole, an internationally renowned artist, centered his art and life in Catskill, New York. From his vantage point near the village, he cast his eyes on the wonders of the Catskill Mountains and the swiftly flowing Catskill Creek. These landscapes were sources of enduring inspiration for him.
March 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$34.95

CHICANO AND CHICANA ART: A CRITICAL ANTHOLOGY

This anthology provides an overview of the history and theory of Chicano/a art from the 1960s to the present, emphasizing the debates and vocabularies that have played key roles in its conceptualization.
February 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$32.95
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ART FOR PEOPLE'S SAKE: ARTISTS AND COMMUNITY IN BLACK CHICAGO, 1965-1975

Written by Zorach, Rebecca
Rebecca Zorach traces the little-told story of the Black Arts Movement in Chicago, showing how its artistic innovations, institution building, and community engagement helped the residents of Chicago's South and West Sides respond to social, political, and economic marginalization.
March 27, 2019 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 416 Pages |
$28.95
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COLLECTIVE CREATIVE ACTIONS: PROJECT ROW HOUSES AT 25

Collective Creative Actions highlights the twenty-five-year history of Project Row Houses in Houston's Third Ward by addressing the idea of social practice through its five pillars of art, education, social safety nets, architectural preservation, and sustainability.
November 1, 2018 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 120 Pages |
$29.95

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