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Book from the Ground: From Point to Point
Book from the Ground: From Point to Point
by Bing Xu
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Twenty years ago I made Book from the Sky, a book of illegible Chinese characters that no one could read. Now I have created Book from the Ground, a book that anyone can read.--Xu Bing Following his classic work Book from the Sky, the Chinese artist Xu... (read more)

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Photobooth
Photobooth
by Babbette Hines
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In 1925 the Siberian immigrant Anatol Josepho had an idea for a small curtain-enclosed booth where people could take affordable portraits anonymously and automatically. The photobooth was born. Within 20 years there were more than 30,000 in the United... (read more)

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The Art of Punk: The Illustrated History of Punk Rock Design
The Art of Punk: The Illustrated History of Punk Rock Design
by Russ Bestley
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Abandon All Hope Ye Who Herein Enter . . . Punk rock gave birth to an art movement that was far from appreciated at the time but soon became influential around the globe. This is the first book to chronicle the art of punk style, from concert... (read more)

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Tiny Book of Tiny Stories #02: The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories, Volume 2
Tiny Book of Tiny Stories #02: The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories, Volume 2
by Joseph Gordon Levitt
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Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Dark Knight Rises, Inception, Looper, 500 Days of Summer) made a big splash with The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories—so now hes back with volume 2! One of the most ingenious and successful projects to come out of... (read more)

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Joseph Ari Aloi Aka JK5: Sketches, Tattoos, Drawings, Paintings & Objects
Joseph Ari Aloi Aka JK5: Sketches, Tattoos, Drawings, Paintings & Objects
by Joseph Ari Aloi
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JK5, aka Joseph Ari Aloi, is an artist, designer, writer, and tattoo artist. Aloi opened a tattoo studio, expanding his signature styles and approaches to lettering and graphics into work in many mediums. He has collaborated with such companies as Nike... (read more)

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Alarm 34: F*cked Up (Alarm)
Alarm 34: F*cked Up (Alarm)
by Chris Force
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UNCOMPROMISING IN TASTE, STYLE, AND SPIRIT, ALARM PROVIDES A GLIMPSE OF REAL, LIVING, BREATHING, INDEPENDENT CULTURE. Since 1995, ALARM painstakingly searched out the most inspirational voices in underground music and art. Now, for the first time, ALARM... (read more)

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Drawing from Life: The Art of the Journal
Drawing from Life: The Art of the Journal
by Jennifer New
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Who hasn't, at one time or other, kept a journal? The impulse to record our daily lives on paper is nothing if not universal. Still, only a few of us have the discipline to make it past the first few entries, and fewer still manage to create diaries... (read more)

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Weirdo Deluxe: The Wild World of Pop Surrealism and Lowbrow Art
Weirdo Deluxe: The Wild World of Pop Surrealism and Lowbrow Art
by Matt Dukes Jordan
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"Lowbrow" it may be called, but high-profile best describes the cultural impact of this contemporary art movement. Found everywhere from wine labels and high-end bar accessories to major motion pictures (Teacher's Pet, the upcoming Pink Panther), the... (read more)

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Super Iam8bit: More Art Inspired by Classic Videogames of the '80s
Super Iam8bit: More Art Inspired by Classic Videogames of the '80s
by Jon M Gibson
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A follow-up to the original iam8bit book, more than 80 artists remix their retro gaming fantasies, employing a variety of techniques, from paint to sculpture, all inspired by the magical era that was the '80s arcade and console scene.... (read more)

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Nozone #10: Forecast
Nozone #10: Forecast
by Nicholas Blechman
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Conspiracy theories, pending Ice Ages, potential revolutions, viral epidemics, and other doomsday prophecies: wherever you look-from the cover of Time magazine to the weird weather outside your window-the message seems universal: the Earth our children... (read more)

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Tiny Book of Tiny Stories #03: The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories, Volume 3
Tiny Book of Tiny Stories #03: The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories, Volume 3
by Joseph Gordon Levitt
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The universe is not made of atoms; it's made of tiny stories. Featuring 82 contributors from the 35,905 contributions to the Tiny Stories collaboration on hitrecord... (read more)

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Animal Crackers
Animal Crackers
by The Brothers Kraynak
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Animal Crackers is a mix of poetry and art, a creative effort by the brothers Kraynak. While Scott is primarily the artist, and Jeffrey is primarily the writer, to say that one wrote while the other illustrated would be a gross generalization. For our... (read more)

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Idle Hands: The Art of COOP
Idle Hands: The Art of COOP
by Chris Cooper
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While Coop's previously published works, Devil's Advocate: The Art of Coop and The Big Fat One, have focused primarily on the artist's illustrations, Idle Hands showcases a significant amount of Coop's work as a fine artist over the past decade. Using... (read more)

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Beautiful Lego
Beautiful Lego
by Michael Doyle
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"Far from child's play. An astonishing collection." —Publishers Weekly Mix hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks with dozens of artists, and what do you get? Beautiful LEGO, a compendium of LEGO artwork that showcases a stunning array of pieces... (read more)

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Return of the Repressed: Destroy All Monsters 1974-1977
Return of the Repressed: Destroy All Monsters 1974-1977
by Mike (edt) Kelley
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The influential Detroit anti-rock group Destroy All Monsters (Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, Niagara, Jim Shaw) made raucous music, irreverent art and legendary zines, performing and disseminating their activities through an elaborate self-mythology. The... (read more)

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Who Farted Wrong?: Illustrated Weight Loss for the Mind
Who Farted Wrong?: Illustrated Weight Loss for the Mind
by Syd Butler
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There is no need to read between the lines of this new style of flash thinking speed illustration in this hilarious new book. Why? There are not that many lines. In Who Farted Wrong? Illustrated Weight Loss for the Mind, Syd Butler, artist and bassist... (read more)

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Concrete to Canvas: Skateboarders' Art
Concrete to Canvas: Skateboarders' Art
by Jo Waterhouse
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• Gritty to graceful, skateboard art is the newest hot medium • Skateboarding is extreme! • Includes art on boards as well as graffiti, canvas, and computer work Michelangelo painted ceilings. Diego Rivera painted walls. Today, great... (read more)

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Concrete 2 Canvas: More Skateboarders' Art
Concrete 2 Canvas: More Skateboarders' Art
by Jo Waterhouse
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Bringing together the finest artwork produced by skateboarders around the world, this second volume of skater-art follows on the successful first book "Concrete to Canvas," Since the first time a graphic was hand-drawn onto a board, there has been a... (read more)

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Newspaper Blackout
Newspaper Blackout
by Austin Kleon
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Poet and cartoonist Austin Kleon has discovered a new way to read between the lines. Armed with a daily newspaper and a permanent marker, he constructs through deconstruction—eliminating the words he doesn't need to create a new art form... (read more)

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Tiny Art Director
Tiny Art Director
by Bill Zeman
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Architects, artists, ad agencies, designers, copywriters, indeed anyone who's ever suffered the critiques of an exacting clientor for that matter, any dad who's ever tried to keep his daughter happywill find solace in Tiny Art Director. Based on the... (read more)

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