L.A. Graffiti Black Book
ISBN: HB: 9781606066980, Getty Publications, April 2021
176 pp., 25x15 cm, colour illus.
Many graffiti artists carry sketchbooks, called black books, and they ask crew members and others whose work they admire to inscribe their books with lettering or drawings. A few years ago, the Getty Research Institute invited artists, including Angs...
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Street Art New York 2000-2010
ISBN: HB: 9783791387338, Prestel Publishing, April 2021
176 pp., 24x19.3 cm, 200 colour illus.
Now available again the authors take readers on a fast-paced run through New York City, resulting in a vibrant look at the urban art revolution that took place on the streets of the city in the first decade of the 21st century. New York is a street...
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How Photography Became Contemporary Art Inside an Artistic Revolution from Pop to the Digital Age
ISBN: HB: 9780300234107, Yale University Press, March 2021
296 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 130 colour illus.
When Andy Grundberg landed in New York in the early 1970s as a budding writer, photography was at the margins of the contemporary art world. By 1991, when he left his post as critic for the New York Times, photography was at the vital center of artis...
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No More Masterpieces Modern Art After Artaud
ISBN: HB: 9780300251036, Yale University Press, March 2021
240 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 60 colour illus., 19 black&white illus.
Proposing an original reassessment of art from the 1950s to the 1970s, "No More Masterpieces" reveals how artistic practice in postwar America was profoundly shaped by the work of the rebellious French poet and dramatist Antonin Artaud (1896-1948). A...
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Edward Hopper The Story of his Life
ISBN: HB: 9783791387352, Prestel Publishing, March 2021
128 pp., 24x17 cm, 262 colour illus.
A brilliant graphic novel that traces the life and work of Edward Hopper, one of America's most acclaimed artists. This groundbreaking graphic novel delves into the life of the acclaimed artist Edward Hopper, whose iconic works depict quintessential...
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Johan Muyle
ISBN: HB: 9780300257670, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, March 2021
272 pp., 30x23.8 cm, 200 colour and black&white illus.
This handsome volume traces the work and career of Belgian visual artist Johan Muyle (b. 1956) from his early assemblages of found materials to his monumental paintings and recent motorized sculptures. Considered one of the most significant Belgian a...
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Louise Bourgeois, Freud's Daughter
ISBN: HB: 9780300247244, Yale University Press, March 2021
156 pp., 27.9x22.2 cm, 80 colour illus., 22 black&white illus.
From 1952 to 1985, Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) underwent extensive Freudian analysis that probed her family history, marriage, motherhood, and artistic ambition – and generated inspiration for her artwork. Examining the impact of psychoanalysis on B...
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Maarten Vanden Eynde Digging up the Future
ISBN: HB: 9780300253962, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, March 2021
224 pp., 27.9x22.5 cm, 200 colour illus.
Belgian artist Maarten Vanden Eynde (b. 1977) has established a research-based practice, which spans diverse social, economic, environmental, and anthropological perspectives. His work covers some of the most important subjects of our time from extra...
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£40,00
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Haegue Yang
ISBN: HB: 9783791359656, Prestel Publishing, March 2021
160 pp., 26x26 cm, 100 colour illus.
Haegue Yang is renowned for her multifaceted works that vary in form from collage to kinetic sculpture, perceptively evoking historical and contemporary narratives of migration, displacement, and cross-cultural translation. Using a language of abstra...
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Ray Johnson c/o
ISBN: HB: 9780300254334, Yale University Press, March 2021
304 pp., 30.5x22.9 cm, 350 colour illus.
Ray Johnson (1927-1995) was a celebrated maker of small-scale collages whose works influenced movements including Pop Art, Fluxus, and Conceptual Art. Trained at Black Mountain College, Johnson subsequently settled in New York and founded a mail art...
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