Art Surveys, Art History,

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BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO CHINESE BRUSH PAINTING: 35 PAINTING ACTIVITIES FROM CALLIGRAPHY TO ANIMALS TO LANDSCAPES

Written by Self, Susan
A Beginner's Guide to Chinese Brush Painting teaches this ancient art form in an easy-to-understand way--no prior experience necessary! As one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in the world, Chinese brush painting has been used for thousands of years to create images that harness the imagination, and capture the inner spirit of a subject--be it an animal, landscape or
October 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Tuttle Publishing |
$12.99
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UNRAVELLING WOMEN'S ART: CREATORS, REBELS, & INNOVATORS IN TEXTILE ARTS

Written by Henderson, P L
The author unpicks the threads that link female textile artists and the arts they produce, revealing a global and historic patchwork of assorted roles, identities and representations. Entertaining as well as informative, this book offers a unique overview of female-centric textile art production including embroidery, weaving, soft sculpture and more.
November 20, 2021 | Paperback | Supernova Books |
$32.95
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STUDIOLO

Written by Agamben, Giorgio
A brief study of select Western art from Italy's foremost philosopher. In Renaissance palaces, the studiolo was a small room to which the prince withdrew to meditate or read, surrounded by paintings he particularly loved. This book is a kind of studiolo for its author, Giorgio Agamben, as he turns his philosophical lens on the world of Western art.
November 15, 2021 | Hardcover | Seagull Books | 164 Pages |
$25.00
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LOFT GENERATION: FROM THE DE KOONINGS TO TWOMBLY: PORTRAITS AND SKETCHES, 1942-2011

Written by Schloss, Edith
A bristling and brilliant memoir of the mid-twentieth-century New York School of painters and their times by the renowned artist and critic Edith Schloss, who, from the early years, was a member of the group that shifted the center of the art world from Paris to New York The Loft Generation: From the de Koonings to Twombly is a firsthand account by an artist at the center
November 9, 2021 | Hardcover | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 336 Pages |
$30.00
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MIRROR AND THE PALETTE

Written by Higgie, Jennifer
A dazzlingly original and ambitious book on the history of female self-portraiture by one of today's most well-respected art critics. Her story weaves in and out of time and place. She's Frida Kahlo, Loïs Mailou Jones and Amrita Sher-Gil en route to Mexico City, Paris or Bombay.
October 5, 2021 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books | 336 Pages |
$27.95
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ALBERS AND MORANDI: NEVER FINISHED

Written by Mattioli, Laura
An unprecedented catalogue exploring the formal and visual affinities and contrasts between Josef Albers and Giorgio Morandi--two of modern art's greatest painters. Rarely seen together, the artworks of Josef Albers (1888-1976) and Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964) share many similarities.
October 26, 2021 | Hardcover | David Zwirner Books | 144 Pages |
$55.00
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LIU YE: THE BOOK PAINTINGS

Written by Ye, Liu
The Chinese artist Liu Ye's meticulous, colorful canvases convey his love of literature in the first publication dedicated to his paintings of books. Liu is known for his precise, deftly rendered representational paintings.
September 28, 2021 | Hardcover | David Zwirner Books | 192 Pages |
$55.00
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NSFW

Written by Matsuura, Dasha
Paragon Books is pleased to present NSFW, an art book featuring over 40 female and femme identifying artists exploring sex and sexuality. This dynamic group displays a complex spectrum of experiences from the feminine perspective. Working in a variety of media including painting, embroidery, neon and beyond, each artist presents their unique interpretation of sexuality.
August 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Paragon Books |
$49.95
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BANKSY: THE MAN BEHIND THE WALL: REVISED AND ILLUSTRATED EDITION

Written by Ellsworth-Jones, Will
For someone who shuns the limelight so completely that he conceals his name, never shows his face and gives interviews only by email, Banksy is remarkably famous. From his beginnings as a Bristol graffiti artist, his artwork is now sold at auction for seven-figure sums and hangs on celebrities' walls.
November 2, 2021 | Hardcover | Frances Lincoln | 272 Pages |
$30.00
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ARTQUAKE: THE MOST DISRUPTIVE WORKS IN MODERN ART

Written by Susie Hodge
Discover art that dared to be different, risked reputations and put careers in jeopardy. This is what happens when artists take tradition and rip it up. ArtQuake tells the stories of 50 pivotal works that shook the world, telling the fascinating stories behind their creation, reception and legacy.
September 21, 2021 | Paperback | Frances Lincoln | 208 Pages |
$16.99

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