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PERFECTION'S THERAPY: AN ESSAY ON ALBRECHT DURER'S MELENCOLIA I

Written by Merback, Mitchell B
A deft reinterpretation of the most zealously interpreted picture in the Western canon as a therapeutic artifact.
January 26, 2018 | Hardcover | Zone Books | 360 Pages |
$32.95
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BEING HERE IS EVERYTHING: THE LIFE OF PAULA M. BECKER

Written by Darrieussecq, Marie
The short, obscure, and prolific life of the German expressionist painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876-1907), a significant figure in modernism.
October 27, 2017 | Paperback | Semiotext(e) | 160 Pages |
$17.95
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TRAP DOOR: TRANS CULTURAL PRODUCTION AND THE POLITICS OF VISIBILTY

Essays, conversations, and archival investigations explore the paradoxes, limitations, and social ramifications of trans representation within contemporary culture.
December 15, 2017 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 448 Pages |
$49.95
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DESTRUCTION

Essays explore contemporary artists' engagement with destruction, and how it has disrupted the perceived integrity of built structures and institutions.
August 11, 2017 | Paperback | MIT Press | 240 Pages |
$24.95
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WANDERLUST: ACTIONS, TRACES, JOURNEYS 1967--2017

Written by Adams, Rachel
Artists as voyagers who leave their studios to make art, including Nancy Holt, Vito Acconci, Sophie Calle, and Richard Long.
September 22, 2017 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 256 Pages |
$34.95

WORK

Work's meaning both within art and in its wider economic and social context: the complexities of being an art worker in the new economy.
August 11, 2017 | Paperback | MIT Press | 240 Pages |
$24.95
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HOW INSTITUTIONS THINK: BETWEEN CONTEMPORARY ART AND CURATORIAL DISCOURSE

Reflections on how institutions inform art, curatorial, educational, and research practices while they shape the world around us.
November 24, 2017 | Paperback | MIT Press | 256 Pages |
$34.95
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ART OF THE STREET: SAN FRANCISCO

-Street art is an ever evolving scene with a passionate, inquisitive and loyal following -The book is multi artist and appeals to a broad range of enthusiasts, with a long-term appeal due to the transient nature of the works -A series that will include books on Bogota, Havana, Paris, and New York among many other cities across the world Art of the Street: San Francisco is the fourth book in a seri
August 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Art of Publishing | 160 Pages |
$14.95
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ON THE MOVE: AN ALLSOPP ODYSSEY

Written by Hindlip, Charles
- A highly entertaining memoir from former Christie's chairman Charles Hindlip, charting the highs and lows of his many relocations and his adventures around the world- Follows on from the successful An Auctioneer's Lot, which charted his illustrious career at Christie's Over the nearly five decades of their marriage, Charles and Fiona Allsopp moved home more than thirty times.
January 31, 2018 | Hardcover | Scala Arts Publishers Inc. | 256 Pages |
$35.00
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JAMES LEE BYARS: DAYS IN JAPAN

Written by Shinobu, Sakagami
-There has been virtually no discussion of the formative decade in which Byars lived in Japan, nor the profound influence this country had on his artistic development - until now -The first thorough examination of Byars's days in Japan, the evolution of his art there, and the experiences and relationships that shaped it In the twenty years since the death of the artist and aesthetic heretic James
August 11, 2017 | Hardcover | Floating World Editions | 200 Pages |
$40.00

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