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MY AROMATIC KITCHEN

Written by Enna, Kille
In this ingenious and delectable cookbook, accomplished and innovative chef Kille Enna shows readers how to use simple aromatic blends of herbs, spices, fruits, and vegetables to create unforgettable meals. With nine cook and lifestyle books to her name, Kille Enna has become an icon of simple organic elegance.
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$35.00

MICHAEL GRAVES: DESIGN FOR LIFE

Written by Volner, Ian
One of the most prominent and prolific designers and architects of the late twentieth century, Michael Graves is best known for his popular product designs, including the world-famous Alessi whistling-bird teakettle, and controversial buildings, such as the Portland Building in Oregon, Humana Building in Kentucky, and Dolphin and Swan Hotels at Walt Disney World, Florida.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
$30.00

WORK

Warhol's Factory of the 1960s, Minimalism's assembly-line aesthetics, conceptual and feminist concern with workers' conditions in the 1970s -- these are among the antecedents of a renewed focus on the work of art: labor as artistic activity, as artistic method and as object of artistic engagement.
August 11, 2017 | PB | Mit Press |
$24.95

AFTER SILENCE: A HISTORY OF AIDS THROUGH ITS IMAGES

Written by Finkelstein, Avram
Early in the 1980s AIDS epidemic, six gay activists created one of the most iconic and lasting images that would come to symbolize a movement: a protest poster of a pink triangle with the words "Silence = Death." The graphic and the slogan still resonate today, often used--and misused--to brand the entire movement.
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | University of California Press |
$27.95

COLLECTED ESSAYS OF ELIZABETH HARDWICK

Written by Hardwick, Elizabeth
The first-ever collection of essays from across Elizabeth Hardwick's illustrious writing career, including works not seen in print for decades. 
October 17, 2017 | Paperback | New York Review of Books |
$19.95

NEEDLE FELTING KITTENS: HOW TO CREATE CATS OUT OF FELT THAT LOOK AS REAL AS CAN BE

Written by Hinali
Look at the cover photograph again, more closely, but you may still not believe that it is not a real cat but a needle felting creation. Impressive.
November 21, 2017 | Paperback | Nippan Ips |
$14.95

MONOGRAPH BY CHRIS WARE

Written by Ware, Chris
A flabbergasting experiment in publishing hubris, Monographcharts the art and literary world's increasing tolerance for the language of the empathetic doodle directly through the work of one of its most esthetically constipated practitioners. 
October 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$60.00

ELIZABETH PEYTON: DARK INCANDESCENCE

This beautiful volume focuses on a five-year period in Elizabeth Peyton's evolving career to suggest not only a visual chronicle of an age, its heroes, heroines, and interests, but also of an individual's life--that of Peyton herself. 
September 19, 2017 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$75.00

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