Art Surveys, Art History,

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HELLO LEONORA, SOY ANNE WALSH

Written by Walsh, Anne
Video and performance artist Anne Walsh's encounter with and multipart response to surrealist painter Leonora Carrington's novel The Hearing Trumpet.Contributions by Dodie Bellamy, Julia Bryan-Wilson, and Claudia LaRocco
July 2, 2019 | Paperback | No Place Press | 236 Pages |
$40.00

IT SPEAKS TO ME: ART THAT INSPIRES ARTISTS

Written by Finkel, Jori
Imagine your favorite artist leading you through a museum to the very work of art they can't stop thinking about. That's the experience at the heart of It Speaks to Me. In lively and intimate conversations, 50 acclaimed artists discuss artworks they find compelling from museums around the world. Together they bring to life a wide range of artworks, from a Rembrandt self-portrait to a 21st-century social-protest drawing, all beautifully reproduced in one volume that is itself inspiring. Highlights include: David Hockney on Edgar Degas, Shirin Neshat on Alice Neel, Marina Abramovic on Umberto Boccioni, Ai Weiwei on a Shang Dynasty jade, Nick Cave on Jasper Johns, Judy Chicago on Agnes Pelton, Do Ho Suh on Jeong Seon, Mark Bradford on Mark Rothko, and Gillian Wearing on Rembrandt.Fifty celebrated artists--from New York to New Delhi--on the eye-opening and thought-provoking art that inspires them. Imagine your favorite artist leading you through a museum to the very work of art they can't stop thinking about. That's the experience at the heart of It Speaks to Me.
May 28, 2019 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$29.95
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FLOWERS OF PERVERSION: THE DELIRIOUS CINEMA OF JES?S FRANCO

Written by Thrower, Stephen
The disturbing, exciting, and defiantly avant-garde films of Jesús "Jess" Franco, director of such films as Vampyros Lesbos and Lilian the Perverted Virgin.
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Strange Attractor Press | 512 Pages |
$55.00
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MODEL AS PAINTING

Written by Schoolwerth, Pieter
The first in-depth publication on the artist Pieter Schoolwerth's practice.
August 6, 2019 | Paperback | Sequence Press | 232 Pages |
$40.00
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FOREST OF SYMBOLS: ART, SCIENCE, AND TRUTH IN THE LONG NINETEENTH CENTURY

Written by Pop, Andrei
A groundbreaking reassessment of Symbolist artists and writers that investigates the concerns they shared with scientists of the period--the problem of subjectivity in particular.
October 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Zone Books | 320 Pages |
$32.95
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CONFLICTUAL AESTHETICS: ARTISTIC ACTIVISM AND THE PUBLIC SPHERE

Written by Marchart, Oliver
A new political theory of art and artistic praxis.
December 3, 2019 | Paperback | Sternberg Press | 192 Pages |
$22.00
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PROPOSITIONS FOR NON-FASCIST LIVING: TENTATIVE AND URGENT

Artists, theorists, activists, and scholars propose concrete forms of non-fascist living as the rise of contemporary fascisms threatens the foundations of common life.
December 31, 2019 | Paperback | MIT Press | 200 Pages |
$19.95
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PARTICIPATION

Art that seeks to produce situations in which relations are formed among viewers is placed in historical and theoretical context in key writings by critics and artists.
December 6, 2006 | Paperback | MIT Press | 207 Pages |
$24.95
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MANNY FARBER: PAINTINGS & WRITINGS

Hardcover, 160 pages9.25 x 11 in.
September 30, 2019 | Hardcover | Hat & Beard Press | 240 Pages |
$45.00
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BEAUTY IS CONVULSIVE: THE PASSION OF FRIDA KAHLO

Written by Maso, Carole
"Maso's incantatory description of her conjured-up subject's embrace takes on extraordinary power . . . Like Frida Kahlo's painting--impossible to look away from." --Kai Maristed, Los Angeles Times At the age of eighteen, Frida Kahlo's life was transformed when the bus in which she was riding was hit by a trolley car.
December 3, 2019 | Paperback | Counterpoint LLC | 192 Pages |
$16.95

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