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Chaim Soutine (Best of)
Chaim Soutine (Best of)
by Emile Michel
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Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943), the unconventional and controversial painter of Belorussian origin, combines influences of classic European painting with Post-Impressionism and Expressionism. As a member of the Artists from Belarus, a group within... (read more)

Available December 2014
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Seeing Power: Art and Activism in the Age of Cultural Production
Seeing Power: Art and Activism in the Age of Cultural Production
by Nato Thompson
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A significant meditation on political art and the politics of art by the country’s most celebrated young curator A fog of information and images has flooded the world: from advertising, television, radio, and film to the information glut produced... (read more)

Available October 7, 2016
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Painting in Latin America, 1550-1820: From Conquest to Independence
Painting in Latin America, 1550-1820: From Conquest to Independence
by Luisa Elena Alcala
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Painting in Latin America, 1550–1820: From Conquest to Independence surveys the diverse styles, subjects, and iconography of painting in Latin America between the 16th and 19th centuries. While European art forms were widely disseminated, copied... (read more)

Available January 2015
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Bee Umbrella Sky: The Miao Legend of Batik in Guizhou, China
Bee Umbrella Sky: The Miao Legend of Batik in Guizhou, China
by Kuen Kuen Liu
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In an ancient time, ten old men went to work creating the sky and the land. Yet the sky was not strong enough, and it collapsed. . . . They needed an umbrella under the sky instead and asked Goddess Washuang to make one. Clever and good with her hands... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Aka Marcel Duchamp: Meditations on the Identities of an Artist (Smithsonian Contribution to Knowledge)
Aka Marcel Duchamp: Meditations on the Identities of an Artist (Smithsonian Contribution to Knowledge)
by Anne Collins Goodyear
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aka Marcel Duchamp is an anthology of recent essays by leading scholars on Marcel Duchamp, arguably the most influential artist of the twentieth century. With scholarship addressing the full range of Duchamp's career, these papers examine how Duchamp's... (read more)

Available November 18, 2014
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Transfigurations: Tarek Al-Ghousssein
Transfigurations: Tarek Al-Ghousssein
by Tarek Al Ghoussein
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Born in Kuwait in 1962, Tarek Al Ghousseins position as a Palestinian Kuwaiti shapes the dominant themes of identity, displacement, and structural and political control prominent in much of his work. Al Ghoussein received his Bachelors degree in... (read more)

Available December 2014
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1000 Masterpieces of Drawings (Book)
1000 Masterpieces of Drawings (Book)
by Victoria Charles
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Long thought of as the neglected stepchild of painting, the art of drawing has recently begun to enjoy a place in the sun. With major museums around the world, from the Met to the Uffizi, mounting exhibitions focused on the art of draughtsmanship... (read more)

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Festival of Arts: Shiraz-Persepolis, 1970
Festival of Arts: Shiraz-Persepolis, 1970
by Vali Mahlouji
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Festival of Arts details the 11 year history of the Shiraz-Persepolis Festival of Arts which ran annually between 1967 to 1977 and centered on the programming of preeminent music, dance, drama, poetry and film as a showcase of the crème de la... (read more)

Available August 2015
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In the Aura of a Hole: Exploring Sites of Material Extraction
In the Aura of a Hole: Exploring Sites of Material Extraction
by A. Laurie Palmer
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In The Aura of a Hole explores the work of A. Laurie Palmer an artist, writer, and teacher. Her work is concerned, most immediately, with resistance to privatization, and more generally, with theoretical and material explorations of matters active nature... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Rosemarie Trockel: The Conversation Series: Vol. 5
Hans Ulrich Obrist & Rosemarie Trockel: The Conversation Series: Vol. 5
by Hans Ulrich Obrist
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Originally known for her large-format knitted paintings, over the last 30 years, Trockel, one of Germany's most revered contemporary artists, has branched out into video, drawing, sculpture and installation. Called bold in matter, mild in manner, by... (read more)

Available February 2015
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The Beauty of Buddha
The Beauty of Buddha
by Sabine Meister
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The wise and watchful eyes of the Buddha stare down from countless temple paintings, immense stone sculptures, and elaborate woodblock prints, testament to a tradition that dates back more than 2,500 years. For millennia, some of the worlds foremost... (read more)

Available February 2015
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The Secrets of Fashion Drawing
The Secrets of Fashion Drawing
by Noel Chapman
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Drawing remains the primary skill of fashion designers. This book delves deeper into the exciting visual languages developed by the fashion industry and shows you how to incorporate them in your work. Lavishly illustrated in full color, the book contains... (read more)

Available November 2014
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The Stylemakers: Classic Modernist Design 1915-1945
The Stylemakers: Classic Modernist Design 1915-1945
by Mo Teitelbaum
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In Paris in the 1920's a new style was born, rejecting the embellishments of Art Nouveau and Art Deco, it allied the linear proportions of late eighteenth-century furniture to a twentieth-century perception, paring down superfluous detail to the essence... (read more)

Available February 26, 2015
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Gordon Smith
Gordon Smith
by Andy Sylvester
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This major new artists monograph presents the works of legendary Canadian painter, sculptor and printmaker, Gordon Smith. Smith has been making work for decades and is most famed for his painted works of figurative abstraction, though he has an... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Mediating Netherlandish Art and Material Culture in Asia (Amsterdam University Press - Amsterdam Studies in the Dutch)
Mediating Netherlandish Art and Material Culture in Asia (Amsterdam University Press - Amsterdam Studies in the Dutch)
by Thomas Dacosta Kaufmann
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Scholars have extensively documented the historical and socioeconomic impact of the Dutch East India Company. They have paid much less attention to the companys significant influence on Asian art and visual culture. Mediating Netherlandish Art and... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Art & Energy: How Culture Changes
Art & Energy: How Culture Changes
by Barry Lord
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In Art & Energy, Barry Lord argues that human creativity is deeply linked to the resources available on earth for our survival. From our ancient mastery of fire through our exploitation of coal, oil, and gas, to the development of todays... (read more)

Available November 2014
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How to Render: The Fundamentals of Light, Shadow and Reflectivity
How to Render: The Fundamentals of Light, Shadow and Reflectivity
by Thomas Bertling
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Scott Robertson explains how the human brain interprets the visual world around us. He then explains the subject of visually communicating the form of an object in easy to understand step-by-step lessons through the use of drawings, photography and even... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Richard Artschwager: Into the Desert
Richard Artschwager: Into the Desert
by John Yau
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Richard Artschwager: Into The Desert is the first Artschwager monograph that focuses exclusively on the artists drawings, and their intimate and influential relationship on Artschwagers practice as both a painter and a sculptor. Artschwager is most known... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Rave Art: Ecstatic Visions from the Dawn of the Digital Age
Rave Art: Ecstatic Visions from the Dawn of the Digital Age
by Brian Wallis
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Rave culture has influenced music, fashion, and art since its beginnings in the early '90s. Evolving from the UK warehouse party scene in the '80s, raves were underground all-night parties. A rave would last all night, with different DJs spinning techno... (read more)

Available November 2014
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The Films of Claire Denis: Intimacy on the Border (International Library of the Moving Image)
The Films of Claire Denis: Intimacy on the Border (International Library of the Moving Image)
by Marjorie Vecchio
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The films of Claire Denis, one of the most challenging and respected of contemporary filmmakers, probe the psyche of global citizenship, tracing the borderlines of family, desire, nationality and power. With subtlety, depth and at times minimalism and... (read more)

Available October 30, 2014
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