Art Surveys, Art History,

ART IN CUBA TODAY

A panoramic exploration of Cuba's extraordinary art world, including exclusive interviews with thirty-five of the island's most influential artists and photography by Camillo Guevara. Retracing the vibrant history of Cuban art from 1900 onwards, this book provides an overview of Cuban cultural and artistic development across a number of mediums, including painting, drawing, sculp
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$50.00

POST ZANG TUMB TUUUM: ART LIFE POLITICS: ITALIA 1918-1943

This ambitious volume explores the art and culture of Italy in the interwar years through more than 600 paintings, sculptures, drawings, photographs, posters, furniture and architectural plans.
August 1, 2018 | Hardcover |
$130.00

VAN GOGH AND BRITAIN

Fifty of Vincent van Gogh's celebrated paintings reveal the influences of British art and literature on his early career as well as his impact on British artists. Vincent van Gogh, the postimpressionist painter, remains among the most influential figures in the history of Western art.
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover |
$50.00

UNDER THE PALM TREES: MODERN IRAQI ART WITH MOHAMED MAKIYA AND JEWAD SELIM

This richly illustrated volume explores creativity in twentieth-century Iraqi art through the art collection of a pioneer architect. Featuring works from artists such as Jewad Selim from the 1940s, the Baghdad Modern Art Group from the 1950s and 1960s and Iraqi artists in exile from 1980 onward, this volume showcases the collaboration of pioneer architect Mohamed Makiya with the
April 30, 2019 | Hardcover |
$55.00

CUBA TALKS: A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON CUBAN ART NOW

A stunning visual survey of the arts scene of Cuba since the 1980s, this is a must-have book for all contemporary art lovers.This unique volume describes how powerful the Cuban art experience has become, especially after the emergence of Cuba's strong generation of young creatives on the Latin American art scene in the 1980s. It includes twenty-eight artists selected by the curators and introduced through contributions and interviews.Today, many of the contemporary Cuban artists can be found in the collections of some of the world's premier museums and art galleries. Now that Cuba and the United States have opened a new chapter in their relations, Cuban art is poised to be the next big thing in the art world.A stunning visual survey of the arts scene of Cuba since the 1980s, this is a must-have book for all contemporary art lovers. 
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Mondadori |
$80.00

SCRAWL: AN A TO Z OF FAMOUS DOODLES

Sketches, drawings, and scribbles from the private letters and notebooks of some of the greatest names in history--notable figures in art and literature, fashion and film--revealing that even the most influential minds have doodled their time away! 
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover |
$39.95

HUMANITY

Writings on human life and the refugee crisis by the most important political artist of our time
April 1, 2018 | Hardcover |
$12.95

SO MUCH LONGING IN SO LITTLE SPACE: THE ART OF EDVARD MUNCH

A brilliant and personal examination by sensational and bestselling author Karl Ove Knausgaard of his Norwegian compatriot Edvard Munch, the famed artist best known for his iconic painting The Scream In So Much Longing in So Little Space, Karl Ove Knausgaard sets out to understand the enduring and awesome power of Edvard Munch's work by training his gaze on the landscapes
March 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$17.00

WORLD EXISTS TO BE PUT ON A POSTCARD: ARTISTS' POSTCARDS FROM 1960 TO NOW

The accessibility and familiarity of a postcard makes it an artistic medium rich with potential for subversion, appropriation, or manipulation for political, satirical, revolutionary, or playful intent. The inexpensiveness of production encourages artists to experiment with their design; the only artistic restriction: that it fits through the mailbox slot.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$29.95

WOMEN ARTISTS

In 1971, in an essay that has now become one of the touchstones of feminist art history, Linda Nochlin raised the question heard round the world: "Why have there been no great women artists?" Since the 1970s, as a result of this kind of consciousness-raising, the feminist discourse around art has expanded, addressing forms of activism, the idea of a feminist aesthetic, the female body, sexualit
April 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$16.95

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