Claude and Francois-Xavier Lalanne Nature Transformed
ISBN: PB: 9780300250848, Yale University Press, August 2021
80 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, 40 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
Francois-Xavier (1927-2008) and Claude (1925-2019) Lalanne were a husband-wife team of artists who created inventive and often whimsical works that have been widely admired and collected since the 1960s. This book presents a carefully selected group...
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£25,00
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Hung Liu Portraits of Promised Lands
ISBN: HB: 9780300257441, Yale University Press, July 2021
224 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 130 colour illus.
"Hung Liu: Portraits of Promised Lands" presents the stunning work of this contemporary Chinese American artist. Liu (b. 1948) blends painting and photography to offer new frameworks for understanding portraiture in relation to time, memory, and hist...
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Joseph E. Yoakum What I Saw
ISBN: HB: 9780300257489, Yale University Press, July 2021
256 pp., 30.5x22.9 cm, 200 colour illus.
Much of Joseph Elmer Yoakum's story comes from the artist himself – and is almost too fantastic to believe. At a young age, Yoakum (1891-1972) traveled the globe with numerous circuses; he later served in a segregated noncombat regiment during World...
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Jacqueline de Jong The Ultimate Kiss
ISBN: PB: 9780300257700, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, June 2021
208 pp., 31.1x24 cm, 150 colour and black&white illus.
Dutch avant-garde artist Jacqueline de Jong (b. 1939) is best known for her involvement in the Situationist International and for her lively, monumental paintings. Her varied, six-decade-long career has encompassed drawing, graphic design, sculpture,...
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Masters of Art Matisse
ISBN: PB: 9783791387390, Prestel Publishing, June 2021
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
This brilliant introduction to Henri Matisse, one of the 20th century's most renowned artists, will help you discover the man, his art and his artistic legacy. From his earliest pointillist-influenced paintings to his mature and playful paper cut-ou...
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Artists and the Rothko Chapel 50 Years of Inspiration
ISBN: PB: 9780300257885, Yale University Press, June 2021
160 pp., 25.4x19.7 cm, 50 colour illus., 20 black&white illus.
"Artists and the Rothko Chapel" celebrates the legacy of the Rothko Chapel in Houston and globally since its founding in 1971. It features recent work by four contemporary artists who have drawn inspiration from the Chapel – Sam Gilliam, Sheila Hicks...
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£20,00
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John Craxton A Life of Gifts
ISBN: HB: 9780300255294, Yale University Press, May 2021
384 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm, 160 colour and black&white illus.
Born into a large, musical, and bohemian family in London, the British artist John Craxton (1922-2009) has been described as a Neo-Romantic, but he called himself a "kind of Arcadian". His early art was influenced by Blake, Palmer, Miro, and Picasso....
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Jean Dubuffet Brutal Beauty
ISBN: HB: 9783791359793, Prestel Publishing, May 2021
288 pp., 28x24 cm, 300 colour illus.
Featuring newly commissioned essays and photography of rarely exhibited works, this book highlights the radicalism of Jean Dubuffet, who was one of the most provocative voices of the postwar avant-garde. In 1940s occupied Paris, Jean Dubuffet began...
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Cubism Bauhausbucher 13
ISBN: HB: 9783037786666, Lars Muller Publishers, April 2021
104 pp., 23x18 cm, 47 illus.
Although he was never an official member of the Bauhaus, Albert Gleizes dedicated his influential essay on Cubism to the art school. In 1928, the editors Laszlo Moholy-Nagy and Walter Gropius included this essay as volume 13 in the Bauhausbucher seri...
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Cubism in Color The Still Lifes of Juan Gris
ISBN: HB: 9780300254228, Yale University Press, April 2021
176 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 90 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
Juan Gris (1887-1927) was central to the development of Cubism in the early 20th century. Though the writer and art collector Gertrude Stein considered him a "perfect painter," Gris's pivotal role within the movement has often been overshadowed. "Cub...
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