One of the most important artists of the early twentieth century, Egon Schiele (1890-1918) is vastly influential--he ranks among the pioneers of modernism in Austria along with Gustav Klimt and Oskar Kokoschka.
Written by Visser, Hripsime
This beautifully illustrated monograph accompanies a full retrospective on the acclaimed Dutch photographer and filmmaker Ed van der Elsken. Known for his unconventional technique and gritty, evocative images of people and places, Ed van der Elsken was a self- taught photographer whose work documented his own life and travels.
Written by Fynn, Shaun
In 1950, Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru invited legendary French-Swiss architect Le Corbusier to embark on one of the greatest experiments in urban planning history: to build a new capital--Chandigarh, a city whose monumental modernism promised to free India from the fetters of colonial tradition.
This beautifully illustrated book brings together a selection of pieces spanning 500 years of fashion, with new texts and fascinating literary definitions by curator and exhibition-maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips.
Written by Tapp, P Gaye
How They Decorated illustrates some of the great rooms of the twentieth century, whose stylish residents influence our tastes today.
Written by Marino, Peter
The internationally acclaimed architect's grounds of his Hamptons estate on Long Island, New York--a lush garden oasis masterfully transformed over the course of two decades.
Written by Owens, Rick
The first volume on the interiors and designs of one of the most influential designers today, providing unique insight into the creative lives of Rick Owens and his wife, Michele Lamy.