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CHARLES ADDAMS: A CARTOONIST'S LIFE

Written by Davis, Linda H
In this first biography of the great cartoonist, Charles Addams, written with exclusive access to Addam's intimates and his private papers, we finally meet the man behind the fames cartoons and circling rumors. Here is his surprising childhood in New Jersey, the cartoon that offended the Nazis, the friend whose early death Addams long mourned.
October 19, 2021 | Paperback | Turner | 400 Pages |
$18.99
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AUSPICIOUS ANIMALS: THE ART OF GOOD OMENS

Written by Uchiyama
The world of mythical creatures born from human imagination is presented in this beautiful collection of artworks that symbolize good luck.
September 7, 2021 | Paperback | Pie International | 352 Pages |
$39.99
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ART OF PROTEST: POLITICAL ART AND ACTIVISM

Thanks to art's ability to communicate and influence, it has always had a charged relationship with activism and politics.
November 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Gestalten | 288 Pages |
$60.00
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AGE OF DATA: EMBRACING ALGORITHMS IN ART & DESIGN

Written by Grünberger, Christoph
Art is constantly evolving, inviting experimentation, and, in today's digital age, uses artificial intelligence to create entirely new realities. Data as a tool of expression is used by artists as an equal partner to break new ground at eye-level, while at the same time redefining the concept of art to revolutionize the world of design.
November 16, 2021 | Hardcover | Niggli | 400 Pages |
$79.95
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BLAZING WORLD: AN ILLUMINATED EDITION

Written by Cavendish, Margaret
The Blazing World is one of the most fascinating, unusual and astonishing pieces of literature in the English language.
September 28, 2021 | Hardcover | Beehive Books | 138 Pages |
$100.00
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MOSAICS OF ALEXANDRIA: PAVEMENTS OF GREEK AND ROMAN EGYPT

Written by Guimier-Sorbets, Anne-Marie
A beautifully illustrated study of mosaic art in Greco-Roman Egypt The art of the mosaic was developed by the Greeks, notably within the royal court of Macedonia, and was initially unknown to the Egyptians. Macedonian mosaicists then established busy workshops in the capital, Alexandria, and in the new towns of Greek Egypt.
October 1, 2021 | Hardcover | American University in Cairo Press | 256 Pages |
$59.95
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SENSATION: THE MADONNA, THE MAYOR, THE MEDIA, AND THE FIRST AMENDMENT

Written by Lehman, Arnold
Death and bomb threats over an art exhibition! A major battle with the mayor of New York City and the New York Times! Looking back, Arnold Lehman, director of the Brooklyn Museum, and his colleagues were not prepared for what was to happen.
September 21, 2021 | Hardcover | Merrell | 240 Pages |
$35.00
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GEORGE RICKEY: A LIFE IN BALANCE

Written by Rathbone, Belinda
The first biography of George Rickey, one of the greatest kinetic sculptors of the 20th century. His moving blades, squares, triangles, and circles can be found in museums and public spaces around the world, from bucolic landscapes to the streets of New York City.
September 14, 2021 | Hardcover | David R. Godine Publisher |
$40.00
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ISOLATION ARTIST: SCANDAL, DECEPTION, AND THE LAST DAYS OF ROBERT INDIANA

Written by Keyes, Bob
When reclusive, millionaire artist Robert Indiana died in 2018, he left behind dark rumors and scandal, as well as an estate embroiled in lawsuits and facing accusations of fraud.
September 7, 2021 | Hardcover | David R. Godine Publisher |
$21.95
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HIROSHIGE'S JAPAN: ON THE TRAIL OF THE GREAT WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER - A MODERN-DAY ARTIST'S JOURNEY ON THE OLD TOKAIDO ROAD

Written by Delord, Philippe
Journey along the famed Tokaido Road--an ancient thoroughfare with a modern twist. The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido is the best-known work of the great 19th century Japanese woodblock artist Utagawa Hiroshige.
October 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Tuttle Publishing | 160 Pages |
$29.99

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