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HISTORY OF PICTURES

Written by Gayford, Martin
A compact edition of Hockney and Gayford's brilliantly original book, with updated material and brand-new pieces of art Informed and energized by a lifetime of painting, drawing, and making images with cameras, David Hockney, in collaboration with art critic Martin Gayford, explores how and why pictures have been made across the millennia.
August 11, 2020 | Paperback | Harry N. Abrams | 372 Pages |
$29.99
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WE ARE HERE: VISIONARIES OF COLOR TRANSFORMING THE ART WORLD

Written by Hernandez, Jasmin
Profiles and portraits of 50 artists and art entrepreneurs challenging the status quo in the art world Confidently curated by Jasmin Hernandez, the dynamic founder of Gallery Gurls, We Are Here presents the bold and nuanced work of Black and Brown visionaries transforming the art world.
February 2, 2021 | Hardcover | ABRAMS | 256 Pages |
$35.00
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CRASH KID GRAFFITI ARCHIVE

Written by "ryo", Domenico de Girolamo
Busting out on the Roman graffiti scene in 1983, Massimo "Crash Kid" Colonna quickly established himself as a top breakdancer of his time. Aside from revolutionizing this genre, perfecting the head spin, and garnering international fame, he also left behind an enormous photographic archive of the glory days of hip hop across all mediums.
September 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Wholetrain Press | 208 Pages |
$31.95
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ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG: AN ORAL HISTORY

Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) was a breaker of boundaries and a consummate collaborator. He used silk-screen prints to reflect on American promise and failure, melded sculpture and painting in works called combines, and collaborated with engineers and scientists to challenge our thinking about art.
December 22, 2020 | Paperback | Columbia University Press | 328 Pages |
$26.00
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RESTLESS ENTERPRISE: THE ART AND LIFE OF ELIZA PRATT GREATOREX

Written by Manthorne, Katherine
Eliza Pratt Greatorex (1819-1897) was America's most famous woman artist in the mid-nineteenth century, but today she is all but forgotten. Beginning with her Irish roots, this biography brings her art and life back into focus.
December 15, 2020 | Hardcover | University of California Press | 352 Pages |
$34.95
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MIRA CALLIGRAPHIAE MONUMENTA: A SIXTEENTH-CENTURY CALLIGRAPHIC MANUSCRIPT INSCRIBED BY GEORG BOCSKAY AND ILLUMINATED BY JORIS HOEFNAGEL

Written by Vignau-Wilberg, Thea
Now back in print, "the ultimate booklover's gift book"--Los Angeles Times In 1561-62 the master calligrapher Georg Bocskay (died 1575), imperial secretary to the Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand I, created Mira calligraphiae monumenta (Model Book of Calligraphy) as a demonstration of his own preeminence among scribes.
September 29, 2020 | Hardcover | J. Paul Getty Museum | 424 Pages |
$85.00
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WRITING IN SPACE, 1973-2019

Written by O'Grady, Lorraine
Writing in Space, 1973-2019 gathers the writings of conceptual artist Lorraine O'Grady, who for over forty years has investigated the complicated relationship between text and image.
October 30, 2020 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 376 Pages |
$28.95
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OPEN STUDIO: DO-IT-YOURSELF ART PROJECTS BY CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS

Written by Benchley, Amanda
A behind-the-scenes look at leading contemporary artists at work in their studios, with original art projects to recreate at home
October 28, 2020 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 256 Pages |
$79.95
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VITAMIN D3: TODAY'S BEST IN CONTEMPORARY DRAWING

Written by Phaidon Editors
The latest instalment of this indispensable survey of contemporary drawing, chosen by the world's leading art experts
January 20, 2021 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 304 Pages |
$75.00
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ART BOOK, REVISED EDITION

Written by Phaidon Editors
A brand-new revised and updated edition of Phaidon's accessible, acclaimed A-Z guide to the most important artists of all time
September 23, 2020 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press |
$45.00

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