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Creating Their Own Image: The History of African-American Women Artists
Creating Their Own Image: The History of African-American Women Artists
by Lisa E Farrington
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Creating Their Own Image marks the first comprehensive history of African-American women artists, from slavery to the present day. Using an analysis of stereotypes of Africans and African-Americans in western art and culture as a springboard, Lisa E... (read more)

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The Visual Language of Drawing: Lessons on the Art of Seeing
The Visual Language of Drawing: Lessons on the Art of Seeing
by James Lancel Mcelhinney
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Featuring the insights of 15 current and former Art Students League instructors, this stunning volume reassesses the art of drawing not as a technique, but as the essential grammar of all visual thinking. In an illuminating introductory essay, James... (read more)

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Carl Becker: Decorative Arts from the Middle Ages to Renaissance
Carl Becker: Decorative Arts from the Middle Ages to Renaissance
by Carsten Peter Warncke
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Ten centuries of European applied arts When Kunstwerke und Geräthschaften des Mittelalters und der Renaissance (1852–1863) was published, what purchasers in fact bought was a small printed museum of unusual treasures. With 216 hand... (read more)

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Art/Work: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) as You Pursue Your Art Career
Art/Work: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) as You Pursue Your Art Career
by Heather Da Bhandari
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Find Out What They Didn't Teach You in Art School The most comprehensive guide of its kind, Art/Work gives artists of every level the tools they need to make it in an art world so competitive one dealer likens it to "The Sopranos, except nobody gets... (read more)

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Henry Moore: From the Inside Out
Henry Moore: From the Inside Out
by C Allemande Cosneau
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Henry Moore is most celebrated for his monumental outdoor sculptures in many major cities around the world. Lesser known are the sculptor's plaster pieces, which represent an important stage in the development of his work leading up to the final bronze... (read more)

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The Design of Everyday Things
The Design of Everyday Things
by Donald A Norman
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First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came service. Now, Donald A. Norman, former Director of the Institute for Cognitive Science at the University of California, reveals how smart design is the new competitive frontier... (read more)

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Martin Woodtli
Martin Woodtli
by Martin Woodtli
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This young Swiss Graphic Designer jumps the boundaries between architecture, art and product/graphic design.... (read more)

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The Best of Both Worlds: Finely Printed Livres D'Artistes, 1910-2010
The Best of Both Worlds: Finely Printed Livres D'Artistes, 1910-2010
by Jerry Kelly
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Elegantly produced (fine paper, printing, and binding) as befits the contents, this volume showcases books that are masterfully created through refined collaboration. Livres d'artistes are books in which the contributions of writer, artist, and... (read more)

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Henry Darger, Throw Away Boy: The Tragic Life of an Outsider Artist
Henry Darger, Throw Away Boy: The Tragic Life of an Outsider Artist
by Jim Elledge
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Utterly unknown during his lifetime, Henry Darger led a quiet, secluded existence as a janitor on Chicago's North Side. When he died, his landlord discovered a treasure trove of more than three hundred canvases and more than 30,000 manuscript pages... (read more)

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Maja Bajevic
Maja Bajevic
by Maja Bajevic
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Born in Sarajevo in 1967, rising performance, video and installation artist Maja Bajevic makes work that is socially, politically and psychologically charged in its ongoing investigation of identity. This first comprehensive monograph contains an... (read more)

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Eva Hesse: Sculpture
Eva Hesse: Sculpture
by Elisabeth Sussman
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The work of Eva Hesse (1936–1970), one of the greatest American artists of the 1960s, continues to inspire and to endure in large part because of its deeply emotional and evocative qualities. Her latex and fiberglass sculptures in particular have a... (read more)

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The Complete Postcard Art of Gilbert & George
The Complete Postcard Art of Gilbert & George
by Michael Bracewell
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Nearly four decades of original, subversive, and beautiful Postcard Art is collected in this magnificently packaged two-volume set designed by Gilbert & George.... (read more)

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Georgia O'Keeffe: Life & Work
Georgia O'Keeffe: Life & Work
by Barbara Buhler Lynes
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An historical retrospective that explores the complex universe of an artist who changed the history of modern art. Born in 1887, Georgia OKeeffe first came to the attention of the New York art community in 1916, several decades after women had gained... (read more)

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Campana Brothers: Complete Works (So Far)
Campana Brothers: Complete Works (So Far)
by Fernando Campana
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The comprehensive monograph on one of the most celebrated bodies of design in recent decades. Inspired and distilled from Brazil’s street and carnival cultures, Humberto and Fernando Campana have consistently produced gleefully "imperfect" designs... (read more)

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Life Itself
Life Itself
by Roger Ebert
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Roger Ebert is the best-known film critic of our time. He has been reviewing films for the Chicago Sun-Times since 1967, and was the first film critic ever to win a Pulitzer Prize. He has appeared on television for four decades, including twenty-three... (read more)

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Tatlin's Tower: Monument to Revolution
Tatlin's Tower: Monument to Revolution
by Norbert Lynton
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The plans for the gigantic Monument to the Third International were completed in 1920 by Vladimir Tatlin, the Russian painter and visionary designer who was a key figure of Russian constructivism. Planned as the headquarters and monument of the Comintern... (read more)

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Fingerprint No. 2: The Evolution of Handmade Elements in Graphic Design
Fingerprint No. 2: The Evolution of Handmade Elements in Graphic Design
by Design Associates Chen
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For many designers, creating things by hand is a reaction to too much computer-based design. Since the first Fingerprint was published, ideas that were once on the fringe have begun to thrive in the mainstream. From typography and illustration to book... (read more)

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The Art of Todd Bratrud: Seen Unknown
The Art of Todd Bratrud: Seen Unknown
by Wins
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Joan Miro: Snail Woman Flower Star
Joan Miro: Snail Woman Flower Star
by Stephan Von Wiese
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Tracing Miro' s career, this book begins in the 1920s with the artist's introduction to surrealism, cubism, and dadaism, and the flowering of his friendships with Picasso, Braque and other influential artists and poets. It moves on to his creation of an... (read more)

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Pre-Raphaelites
Pre-Raphaelites
by Heather Birchall
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Sometimes considered the first avant-garde art movement, the Pre-Raphaelites rejected their era's dominant artistic theories for what they saw as a more spiritual, naturalistic and intensely personal approach. Fascinated by the romantic aspects of... (read more)

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