Art Surveys, Art History,

THOMAS COLE'S REFRAIN: THE PAINTINGS OF CATSKILL CREEK

Thomas Cole, an internationally renowned artist, centered his art and life in Catskill, New York. From his vantage point near the village, he cast his eyes on the wonders of the Catskill Mountains and the swiftly flowing Catskill Creek. These landscapes were sources of enduring inspiration for him.
March 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$34.95

CHICANO AND CHICANA ART: A CRITICAL ANTHOLOGY

This anthology provides an overview of the history and theory of Chicano/a art from the 1960s to the present, emphasizing the debates and vocabularies that have played key roles in its conceptualization.
February 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$32.95
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ART FOR PEOPLE'S SAKE: ARTISTS AND COMMUNITY IN BLACK CHICAGO, 1965-1975

Written by Zorach, Rebecca
Rebecca Zorach traces the little-told story of the Black Arts Movement in Chicago, showing how its artistic innovations, institution building, and community engagement helped the residents of Chicago's South and West Sides respond to social, political, and economic marginalization.
March 27, 2019 | Paperback | Duke University Press |
$28.95

ROMARE BEARDEN READER

The Romare Bearden Reader brings together a collection of new essays and canonical writings by novelists, poets, historians, critics, and playwrights.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$28.95
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PICASSO'S DEMOISELLES: THE UNTOLD ORIGINS OF A MODERN MASTERPIECE

Written by Blier, Suzanne Preston
Eminent art historian Suzanne Preston Blier uncovers a previously unknown history of the influences and creative process of Pablo Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, one of the twentieth century's most important, celebrated, and studied paintings.
July 5, 2019 | Paperback | Duke University Press | 448 Pages |
$29.95

SURREALISM AT PLAY

In Surrealism at Play Susan Laxton writes a new history of surrealism in which she traces the centrality of play to the movement and its ongoing legacy. For surrealist artists, play took a consistent role in their aesthetic as they worked in, with, and against a post-World War I world increasingly dominated by technology and functionalism.
February 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$27.95

HEAVEN AND EARTH IN CHINESE ART: TREASURES FROM THE NATIONAL PALACE MUSEUM, TAIPEI

This publication presents some of the highest artistic achievements in Chinese history.
March 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$29.95
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HEARTS OF OUR PEOPLE: NATIVE WOMEN ARTISTS

Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists explores the artistic achievements of Native women and establishes their rightful place in the art world. This landmark book includes works of art from antiquity to the present, made in a variety of media from textiles and beadwork to video and digital arts.
June 1, 2019 | Paperback | University of Washington Press | 300 Pages |
$39.95

CREATIVITY CODE: ART AND INNOVATION IN THE AGE OF AI

The award-winning author of The Music of the Primes explores the future of creativity and how machine learning will disrupt, enrich, and transform our understanding of what it means to be human.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$30.00

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.
August 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$35.00

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