Carla Accardi
ISBN: HB: 9788822922212, Idea Books, May 2025
712 pp., 17,0x24,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
This volume appears on the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Italian abstract painter Carla Accardi (1924-2014), a key member of the Italian avant-garde whose artwork influenced the Arte Povera movement in the late 1960s. The monograph consis...
49.75 EUR
Caspar Berger Likeness
ISBN: HB: 9789462088559, Idea Books, May 2025
256 pp., 23,0x30,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
The work of Dutch visual artist Caspar Berger (b. 1965) idiosyncratically combines art historical aesthetics, traditional craftsmanship and advanced technology. Much of his visual language stems from the Italian Renaissance, inspired by Michelangelo...
39.95 EUR
Dispossessed Personal Stories of Dispossession and Restitution
ISBN: PB: 9789462088580, Idea Books, May 2025
288 pp., 15,0x21,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
The Jewish Cultural Quarter and the Rijksmuseum are organizing the exhibition Dispossessed, a major museum project on cultural property that was stolen by the Nazis from Jewish owners in the Netherlands, with a special focus on art, Jewish books and...
27.50 EUR
Lucian Freud Catalogue Raisonne of the Oil Paintings
ISBN: HB: 9781916347472, Yale University Press, February 2025
800 pp., 30,0x35,3 cm, 500 colour and black&white illus.
This second volume of the Lucian Freud catalogue raisonne is the first attempt to comprehensively catalogue the artist's oil paintings. Over 500 works in the volume are presented and fully catalogued by Catherine Lampert and Toby Treves, with separat...
400.00 GBP
Crossing Over Art and Science at Caltech, 1920-2020
ISBN: PB: 9781606069424, Getty Publications, December 2024
352 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 250 colour illus.
Science is as much a visual practice as a textual or quantitative one. For centuries, scientists have used microscopes, telescopes, painting, illustration, printing, and photography to perceive nature and communicate what they see in it, often in col...
55.00 GBP
Imaginary Institution of India Art 1975-1999
ISBN: HB: 9783791377698, Prestel Publishing, November 2024
300 pp., 27,0x23,0 cm, 250 colour illus.
Featuring the work of around 30 artists in a wide array of mediums, this exhibition catalog captures a unique moment in modern Indian art, one marked by immense creativity and innovation. The period between 1975 and 1998 was a tumultuous time in Ind...
45.00 GBP
Rose B. Simpson Strata
ISBN: HB: 9780300278798, Yale University Press, November 2024
128 pp., 30,5x22,9 cm, 80 colour and black&white illus.
A new and exciting voice in contemporary art that enriches the wider discourse on Native women artists. Rose B. Simpson (b. 1983), a mixed-media artist from Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, is from a long lineage of women working in ceramics in her...
30.00 GBP
Tamara de Lempicka
ISBN: HB: 9780300278507, Yale University Press, November 2024
256 pp., 27,9x24,1 cm, 200 colour and black&white illus.
A landmark retrospective on the Art Deco painter exploring her intersectional identities. Tamara de Lempicka (1894-1980), the "Baroness with a Brush", is often cast as one of Art Deco's most celebrated artists, though her work transcends categoriza...
50.00 GBP
Tattoos The Untold Story of a Modern Art
ISBN: HB: 9780300269390, Yale University Press, November 2024
224 pp., 24,8x19,1 cm, 200 colour illus.
The true history of tattoo as both art and profession in the West. There is a pervasive stereotype of tattoo culture as relating to an underworld of scoundrels, sailors, and ne'er-do-wells, yet it has existed in the West as a professionalized art p...
25.00 GBP
Amy Sherald American Sublime
ISBN: HB: 9780300279382, Yale University Press, November 2024
144 pp., 30,4x24,1 cm, 120 colour illus.
Amy Sherald's work, life, and significance for American art, as revealed in her powerful figurative paintings of Black subjects. Bringing together nearly all of her artwork to date, this lavishly illustrated volume situates the work of Amy Sherald...
35.00 GBP