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TOWARD A GLOBAL MIDDLE AGES: ENCOUNTERING THE WORLD THROUGH ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS

Written by Bryan C. Keene
This important and overdue book examines illuminated manuscripts and other book arts of the Global Middle Ages.
August 27, 2019 | Paperback | J. Paul Getty Museum | 296 Pages |
$60.00
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BOOK OF BEASTS: THE BESTIARY IN THE MEDIEVAL WORLD

Written by Elizabeth Morrison
A celebration of the visual contributions of the bestiary--one of the most popular types of illuminated books during the Middle Ages--and an exploration of its lasting legacy.
June 4, 2019 | Hardcover | J. Paul Getty Museum |
$60.00
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YOU, ME AND ART: ARTISTS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Written by Marta Gnyp
Never has contemporary art been so popular as it is now; never has its audience been so big. In the rapidly changing and vastly expanding art world one thing hasn't changed, however: it is the artist that remains at the center of artistic universe. In fascinating and personal interviews seventeen outstanding contemporary artists reflect on what does it mean to be an artist today.
February 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Skira Paris |
$55.00

INTUITIVE ALPHABET

Intuitive Alphabet by artist Michele Oka Doner is both an alphabet book and an artistic meditation on the connection between humans and nature. Minimal text, handwritten by the artist, is paired with photographs of sea objects that represent forms.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$27.00

TIEPOLO IN MILAN: THE LOST FRESCOES OF PALAZZO ARCHINTO

Written by Xavier Salomon
The exhibition reunites surviving preparatory drawings and paintings, as well as documentary photos, for an extraordinary lost fresco cycle by the Venetian painter Giambattista Tiepolo (1696-1770). The frescos were painted for Palazzo Archinto in Milan and destroyed in a bombing of the city during World War II.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover |
$60.00

JOURNEY TO THE MAGHREB AND ANDALUSIA, 1832: THE TRAVEL NOTEBOOKS AND OTHER WRITINGS

Written by Delacroix, Eugene
A comprehensive, annotated English translation of Eugène Delacroix's most significant writings during his travels in Morocco, Algeria, and southern Spain, recording his observations of places, people, costume, landscapes, and architecture.
March 27, 2019 | Paperback | Penn State University Press | 216 Pages |
$34.95

PIER GROUPS: ART AND SEX ALONG THE NEW YORK WATERFRONT

Written by Weinberg, Jonathan
Explores the uses of the abandoned Hudson River docks in New York City by artists and a newly emerging gay subculture between 1971 and 1983.
May 6, 2019 | Hardcover | Penn State University Press | 232 Pages |
$34.95

NEW YORK, NEW WAVE: THE LEGACY OF FEMINIST ART IN EMERGING PRACTICE

Written by Battista, Kathy
New York is a centre of creative production for an exciting, emerging generation of women artists. Their work investigates themes such as the body as medium and subject matter; the deconstruction of the existing patriarchal order of the art world; the appropriation of earlier art historical references; and the use of so-called abject and everyday materials.
March 28, 2019 | Paperback | I. B. Tauris & Company | 200 Pages |
$22.95

AMERICAN MASTERPIECES: SINGULAR EXPRESSIONS OF NATIONAL GENIUS

John Wilmerding has been an original and sustained scholarly voice in American art history for six decades. This elegant hardcover celebrates one small slice of his work: the twenty-five "Masterpiece" columns he has written for The Wall Street Journal between 2006 and the present.
June 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$40.00

PUBLIC SPACE? LOST AND FOUND

Written by Gediminas Urbonas
"Public space" is a potent and contentious topic among artists, architects, and cultural producers. Public Space? Lost and Found documents how critical spatial practices have expanded the concept far beyond the physical confines of the city square.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Sa+p Press | 300 Pages |
$40.00

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