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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.
November 13, 2020 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 376 Pages |
$28.95

POPOL VUH: A RETELLING

Written by Stavans, Ilan
An inspired and urgent prose retelling of the Maya myth of creation by acclaimed Latin American author and scholar Ilan Stavans, gorgeously illustrated by Salvadoran folk artist Gabriela Larios and introduced by renowned author, diplomat, and environmental activist Homero Aridjis.
November 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Restless Books |
$22.00

CRITICAL ZONES: THE SCIENCE AND POLITICS OF LANDING ON EARTH

Artists and writers portray the disorientation of a world facing climate change.This monumental volume, drawn from a 2020 exhibition at the ZKM Center for Art and Media, portrays the disorientation of life in world facing climate change.
October 13, 2020 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 560 Pages |
$65.00

MAX JACOB: A LIFE IN ART AND LETTERS

Written by Warren, Rosanna
Though less of a household name than his contemporaries in early twentieth century Paris, Jewish homosexual poet Max Jacob was Pablo Picasso's initiator into French culture, Guillaume Apollinaire's guide out of the haze of symbolism, and Jean Cocteau's loyal friend.
October 20, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 720 Pages |
$45.00

FAITHFUL AND FEARLESS: PORTRAITS OF DOGS

Written by Bray, Xavier
This is an engaging book which gives an overview of the remarkable range of dog portraits--there are no human sitters--produced over the last 250 years.
August 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Giles | 160 Pages |
$39.95

JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS (1680-1938)

Written by Marks, Andreas
From Edouard Manet's portrait of naturalist writer Émile Zola sitting among his Japanese art finds to Van Gogh's meticulous copies of the Hiroshige prints he devotedly collected, 19th-century pioneers of European modernism made no secret of their love of Japanese art.
December 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Taschen | 622 Pages |
$200.00

PABLO PICASSO: MASTERS OF ART

Written by Ormiston, Rosalind
Discover the motifs, masterpieces, and driving forces behind the artist Pablo Picasso. Picasso was arguably the most influential artist of the 20th century.
May 19, 2020 | Paperback | Prestel Publishing | 112 Pages |
$14.95

SOUNDS

Written by Kandinsky, Wassily
A dazzling yet little-known artist's book that distills the painter's seminal interests in abstraction and the unity of the arts Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944) was a Russian pioneer of abstract painting whose work has influenced generations of artists. His Sounds (Klänge) of 1912 is one of the earliest, most beautiful examples of a 20th-century artist's book.
October 29, 2019 | Paperback | Yale University Press | 152 Pages |
$25.00

SAVAGE TALES: THE WRITINGS OF PAUL GAUGUIN

Written by Goddard, Linda
An original study of Gauguin's writings, unfolding their central role in his artistic practice and negotiation of colonial identity As a French artist who lived in Polynesia, Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) occupies a crucial position in histories of European primitivism.
September 24, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 208 Pages |
$40.00

JOHN SINGER SARGENT: PORTRAITS IN CHARCOAL

Written by Ormond, Richard
John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was one of the greatest portrait artists of his time. While he is best known for his powerful paintings, he largely ceased painting portraits in 1907 and turned instead to charcoal drawings to satisfy portrait commissions.
October 8, 2019 | Hardcover | Giles |
$39.95

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