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HUGH HAYDEN: AMERICAN VERNACULAR

The first-ever monograph on American artist Hugh Hayden, whose sculptures are known for their engagement with notions of class, race, and cultural assimilation, as well as the construction of nature. This pioneering study of Hugh Hayden's work includes over 75 full-color images of the artist's remarkable, labor-intensive sculptural practice over the past decade, as well as critical essa
March 14, 2023 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 160 Pages |
$44.95
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SOL LEWITTS STUDIO DRAWINGS IN THE VECCHIA TORRE

Written by Holmboe, Rye Dag
An intimate look at American artist Sol LeWitt's masterpiece of conceptual art, drawn on the walls of a medieval tower in Italy. In 1976, Sol LeWitt made a large group of pencil drawings on the internal walls of the Vecchia Torre, a medieval tower in the Umbrian town of Spoleto, Italy.
April 25, 2023 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 200 Pages |
$49.95
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YASMEEN LARI: ARCHITECTURE FOR THE FUTURE

A rich exploration of the extraordinary life and work of celebrated architect Yasmeen Lari. After more than three decades as a renowned global architect, Yasmeen Lari, the first woman to open her own architecture firm in Pakistan in 1964, developed Zero Carbon Architecture, which unites ecological and social justice.
May 9, 2023 | Paperback | MIT Press | 304 Pages |
$39.95
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BLACK GAZE: ARTISTS CHANGING HOW WE SEE

Written by Campt, Tina M
Examining the work of contemporary Black artists who are dismantling the white gaze and demanding that we see--and see Blackness in particular--anew. In A Black Gaze, Tina Campt examines Black contemporary artists who are shifting the very nature of our interactions with the visual through their creation and curation of a distinctively Black gaze.
January 3, 2023 | Paperback | MIT Press | 232 Pages |
$24.95
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WHITE SIGHT: VISUAL POLITICS AND PRACTICES OF WHITENESS

Written by Mirzoeff, Nicholas
From the author of How to See the World comes a new history of white supremacist ways of seeing--and a strategy for dismantling them. White supremacy is not only perpetuated by laws and police but also by visual culture and distinctive ways of seeing. Nicholas Mirzoeff argues that this form of "white sight" has a history.
February 14, 2023 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 352 Pages |
$29.95
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FANTASTIC GUSTAVE DORÉ

Written by Sueur-Hermel, Valérie
This glorious, authoritative, and unprecedented retrospective of Doré's prints and paintings, drawn from an oeuvre of more than 10,000 works, comes in a spectacularly ornate package that reflects the artist's own dramatic style. If you were a consumer of literature in the nineteenth century, chances are the volumes in your library featured the illustrations of Gustave Doré.
May 9, 2023 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 480 Pages |
$65.00
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DALÌ: MASTERS OF ART

Written by Adams, Alexander
From politics to religion, psychology to nuclear physics, learn how Dalí's work embraces nearly every major historic development of the twentieth century. Although Salvador Dalí's characteristically provocative behavior and bizarre pictorial language made him an outlier in high society, his body of work reflects his century's most important innovations and concerns.
June 6, 2023 | Paperback | Prestel Publishing | 112 Pages |
$14.95
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MONET: THE ESSENTIAL PAINTINGS

This magnificent boxed-set features stunning, accordion-fold, color reproductions of Monet's essential works, accompanied by a separate booklet with background and descriptions of each painting. Fans of Impressionism will delight in seeing some of their favorite works presented in generously sized accordion fold pages, which bring Monet's representations of nature to exquisite life.
March 7, 2023 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 240 Pages |
$39.95
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ALICE NEEL: HOT OFF THE GRIDDLE

Written by Nairne, Eleanor
Dynamic and forward thinking, this unconventional retrospective monograph takes its cues from Alice Neel's life and work-- at once intimate, powerful, and bursting with color. Alice Neel was one of the great American painters of the twentieth century and a pioneer among women artists.
April 11, 2023 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 152 Pages |
$29.95
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NIKI DE SAINT PHALLE: THE STORY OF HER LIFE

Written by Foggia, Monica
The first graphic novel on de Saint Phalle tells the story of how a self-taught feminist artist became a worldwide sensation, a radical promoter of gender equity and a champion of social justice. Few artists' lives are as inspiring as that of Niki de Saint Phalle. While she started her career as a fashion model, a subsequent breakdown led to her taking up painting as therapy.
May 9, 2023 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 128 Pages |
$24.95

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