Joseph Beuys Plakate. Posters
ISBN: HB: 9783791387000, Prestel Publishing, April 2021
208 pp., 30x24 cm, 45 colour illus., 243 black&white illus.
Explore the poster art of Joseph Beuys and discover some of the philosophies that made him one of the most influential artists of the postwar period. One of the most important German postwar artists, Joseph Beuys is known for his drawings, performan...
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£29,99
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Poster Collection 33 Yes! No! Swiss Posters for Democracy
ISBN: PB: 9783037786611, Lars Muller Publishers, March 2021
96 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 illus.
Since the beginning of the 20th century, poster campaigns have been a distinctive element of Swiss politics. This book reproduces posters from 1918 to the present.
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£20,00
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Poster 200 Years of Art and History
ISBN: HB: 9783791359861, Prestel Publishing, September 2020
384 pp., 30x22.5 cm, 480 colour illus.
The poster is a versatile marketing tool widely used from the 19th century to today for everything from political events to movies. A good poster has many layers, it goes beyond advertising and makes statements about style, history, fashion, and tast...
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£45,00
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People Shall Govern! Medu Art Ensemble and the Anti-Apartheid Poster, 1979-1985
ISBN: HB: 9780300254341, Yale University Press, July 2020
160 pp., 29.2x21.6 cm, 115 colour illus., 17 black&white illus.
Formed in the late 1970s, Medu Art Ensemble forcefully articulated a call to end the apartheid system's racial segregation and violent injustice through posters that combined revolutionary imagery with bold slogans. Advocating for decolonization and...
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£30,00
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Poster Collection 32 En Vogue
ISBN: PB: 9783037786413, Lars Muller Publishers, July 2020
96 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 110 illus.
Advertising creates dream worlds, yet always simultaneously bears witness to its era. Both these tendencies are exemplified in fashion posters. Moving beyond the latest modish trends and beauty ideals, fashion posters reflect moral codes and social c...
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Maria Sibylla Merian 22 Pull-Out Posters
ISBN: PB: 9783791386003, Prestel Publishing, February 2020
46 pp., 35x28 cm, 22 colour illus.
More than three centuries after Maria Sibylla Merian established herself as a scientific trailblazer – and after more than two centuries of obscurity – the work of this pioneering naturalist and artist is being rediscovered. Merian's work, "The New B...
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£19,99
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Lichtenstein Posters New Edition
ISBN: PB: 9783791385846, Prestel Publishing, September 2019
152 pp., 36x25 cm, 206 colour and black&white illus.
Lichtenstein's art is most recognizable for its trademark benday dots and two-dimensional planes, cartoonlike qualities that placed him at the forefront of the American Pop Art scene. With its emphasis on consumer culture, Lichtenstein's style lent i...
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£17,99
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Poster Collection 31 Stop Motion
ISBN: PB: 9783037786017, Lars Muller Publishers, July 2019
96 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 colour and black&white illus.
The medium of the poster is distinguished by displaying messages combining images and text on a static, two-dimensional surface. Designers have, however, always toyed with extending the plane by adding a third dimension, whether spatial or temporal,...
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£20,00
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Alexander von Humboldt: Botanical Illustrations 22 Pull-Out Posters
ISBN: PB: 9783791385136, Prestel Publishing, March 2019
46 pp., 34.9x27.9 cm, colour illus.
More than two centuries after Alexander von Humboldt established himself as a scientific trailblazer, the work of this pioneering explorer and naturalist is being rediscovered. Humboldt's travels in the Americas and Cuba were hailed by many as the "s...
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£19,99
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Ernst Haeckel: Art Forms in Nature 22 Pull-Out Posters
ISBN: PB: 9783791382630, Prestel Publishing, March 2019
46 pp., 35x28 cm, 22 colour illus.
Biologist, physician, philosopher, and artist, Ernst Haeckel was also a prescient observer of the natural world. His highly detailed and expertly rendered illustrations, first published at the turn of the 20th century, are not only beautiful works of...
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