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The Pocketknife Bible: The Poems and Art of Anis Mojgani
The Pocketknife Bible: The Poems and Art of Anis Mojgani
by Anis Mojgani
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Like much of Anis Mojgani's work, The Pocketknife Bible asks the reader to align one-self with rediscovering wonder. For the first time, Mojgani has given us a collection which combines his poems with his illustrations, at times using them to infuse and... (read more)

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The Pinup Project
The Pinup Project
by Graffito Books (cor)
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The first curated, reference survey of the state of pinup art among contemporary graphic artists, tattooists, and cartoonists With more than 100 artists taking part from the U.S., Europe, Australia, Japan, and China, this collection offers... (read more)

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Art Psalms
Art Psalms
by Alex Grey
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The power of art as a transformative path is the theme of this inspiring collection from internationally known artist Alex Grey. Art Psalms combines poems, artwork, and "mystic rants" that fuse imagination, creativity, and spirituality. Greys... (read more)

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Groundwaters: A Century of Art by Self-Taught and Outsider Artists
Groundwaters: A Century of Art by Self-Taught and Outsider Artists
by Charles Russell
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More than 100 years of unschooled artistic genius is gathered in this wide-ranging survey that will elight and inform Outsider Art's rapidly growing audience. Visionary art, art brut, art of the insane, na*ve art, vernacular art, "raw vision"--what do... (read more)

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Folk Art Murals of the Rufus Porter School: New England Landscapes: 1825- 1845
Folk Art Murals of the Rufus Porter School: New England Landscapes: 1825- 1845
by Linda Carter Lefko
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Here is the long awaited update of research on the Rufus Porter Landscape Mural School, greatly expanding the knowledge and understanding of this uniquely American folk art field of the 1820s to 1840s. The text provides detailed documentation never seen... (read more)

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The Afro-American Tradition in Decorative Arts
The Afro-American Tradition in Decorative Arts
by John Michael Vlach
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Covering basketry, musical instruments, wood carving, quilting, pottery, boatbuilding, blacksmithing, architecture, and graveyard decoration, John Vlach seeks to trace and substantiate African influences in the traditional arts and crafts of black... (read more)

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Create
Create
by Lawrence Rinder
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Published on the occasion of a groundbreaking museum exhibition curated by Lawrence Rinder with Matthew Higgs, Create showcases work made at the three foremost centers for artists with developmental disabilities: Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland... (read more)

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From Mud to Jug: The Folk Potters and Pottery of Northeast Georgia
From Mud to Jug: The Folk Potters and Pottery of Northeast Georgia
by John A. Burrison
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John Michael Vlach called Brothers in Clay “not only the best study of American stoneware pottery now available but also a fine model for the presentation and analysis of hand-based technologies.” The anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss noted,... (read more)

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Maintenant 9: A Journal of Contemporary Dada Writing and Art (Maintenant)
Maintenant 9: A Journal of Contemporary Dada Writing and Art (Maintenant)
by Peter (edt) Carlaftes
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The spirit of Dada continues to thrive in this stunning annual collection of provocative and disruptive Dada-inspired art and writing culled from a plethora of top international contributors, with 50+ color images. Maintenant 9: A Journal of Contemporary... (read more)

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Migraine Art: The Migraine Experience from Within
Migraine Art: The Migraine Experience from Within
by Derek Robinson
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Migraine Art includes more than 300 powerful illustrations and paintings created by migraine sufferers from around the world. It provides a thoroughly unique window into the subjective world of the migraine sufferer. The idea of collecting migraine art... (read more)

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I Like Cats
I Like Cats
by Anushka Ravishankar
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Sunny cats, sad cats, grinning cats, bad cats, cats with scowls and cats with jowls . . . hand-bound with a silk screened cover, I Like Cats features a gallery of irresistible feline characters from some of the best-known tribal and folk artists of India.... (read more)

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Barn Quilts and the American Quilt Trail Movement
Barn Quilts and the American Quilt Trail Movement
by Suzi Parron
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and#160;The story of the American Quilt Trail, featuring the colorful patterns of quilt squares writ large on barns throughout North America, is the story of one of the fastest-growing grassroots public arts movements in the United States and Canada. In... (read more)

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For Kith and Kin: The Folk Art Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago
For Kith and Kin: The Folk Art Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago
by Judith A. Barter
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The Art Institute of Chicago is home to one of the world's finest collections of American folk art. For Kith and Kin provides an introduction to that collection through more than sixty of its most outstanding objects. Selected by premier American art... (read more)

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Inside the Puppet Box: A Performance Collection of Wayang Kulit at the Museum of International Folk Art
Inside the Puppet Box: A Performance Collection of Wayang Kulit at the Museum of International Folk Art
by Felicia Katz-harris
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Indonesian wayang kulit (shadow puppet) performance is one of the world's oldest and greatest storytelling traditions. This book introduces over 200 wayang charactersa complete set of contemporary wayang kulit ready to be lifted from the puppet box for a... (read more)

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The Circle of Fate
The Circle of Fate
by Radhashyam Raut
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This haunting parable of love and destiny is illustrated in the Patachitra tradition of eastern India.... (read more)

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American Material Culture and the Texas Experience
American Material Culture and the Texas Experience
by Museum Of Fine Arts Houston
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This volume following the proceedings of the second David B. Warren Symposium opens with a discussion on the and#147;roots of homeand#8221; by architect and historian Russell Versaci. The essay journeys across the American South, examining the wide range... (read more)

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The Chronology of Billy Famous: An Authentic Story
The Chronology of Billy Famous: An Authentic Story
by Bill Schenck
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Legend has it that pop Western artist Billy Schenck was born in Two Guns, Arizona, in 1947. Or was he? Discover the truth in The Chronology of Billy Famous: An Authentic Story. Schenck chronicles and illustrates his life in this companion book to Schenck... (read more)

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A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America
A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America
by Richard (int) Miller
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Barbara L. Gordon is a folk art collector and trustee of the American Folk Art Museum, New York. Richard Miller is an independent curator, formerly at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum in Williamsburg, VA. Avis Berman is an independent art... (read more)

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The Art of Insanity: An Analysis of Ten Schizophrenic Artists (Solar Books - Solar Research Archive)
The Art of Insanity: An Analysis of Ten Schizophrenic Artists (Solar Books - Solar Research Archive)
by Hans Prinzhorn
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Hans Prinzhorn (1886–1933) was a German psychiatrist and art historian. While working at the psychiatric hospital of the University of Heidelberg, Prinzhorn focused on adding to the hospital’s collection of artwork created by mentally ill... (read more)

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Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio
Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio
by David W Penney
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The art contained in this portfolio—all from the renowned Chandler-Pohrt Collection—includes colorful men’s and women’s clothing, buckskin and porcupine quill bags, woven sashes, jewelry, smoking pipes, and other decorative and... (read more)

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