Written by Rivoirard, Philippe
-Taking the emblematic Exposition des arts decoratifs de Paris of 1925 as its starting point, this catalog traces the development of the Art Deco movement around the globe in every domain - France, Serbia, Brazil, Belgium, to name just a few countries -Includes a variety of topics such as architecture, jewels, fashion, books The Exposition des arts decoratifs de Paris of 1925, constitutes a milest
The first look at Japanese fashion brand BEAMS and its evolution into one of the most significant arbiters of streetwear style and contemporary cool.
Written by Ohba, Hideaki
Botanists, horticulturalists, and ordinary plant lovers have been fascinated by Japanese indigenous plants for more than two centuries now, dating back to early discoveries by Western botanists visiting Japan who collected specimens that influenced horticulture and breeding throughout Europe.
Written by Cowans, Adger
Master American photographer Adger Cowan's predominantly black-and-white photography is collected in Personal Vision: Photographs, his monograph of original images taken over the past forty years. Cowans is one of the great unrecognized photographic luminaries of our time, and this magnificent book is a fitting and long-awaited tribute to his immense talent.
Written by Nguyen, Viet Thanh
Viet Thanh Nguyen's The Sympathizer was one of the most widely and highly praised novels of 2015, the winner not only of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, but also the Center for Fiction Debut Novel Prize, the Edgar Award for Best First Novel, the ALA Carnegie Medal for Fiction, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, and the California Book Award for First Fiction.
Written by Kitamura, Katie
"Kitamura's prose gallops, combining Elena Ferrante-style intricacies with the tensions of a top-notch whodunit." --Elle"Kitamura is a writer with a visionary, visual imagination." --The New Yorker "[T]he literary Gone Girl of 2017." --The Millions