Purity is a Myth The Materiality of Concrete Art from Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay
ISBN: PB: 9781606067239, Getty Publications, August 2021
304 pp., 25x15 cm, illus.
Presenting new scholarship, this publication is the first comprehensive technical study of the Concrete art movement in Latin America. "Purity Is a Myth" presents new scholarship on Concrete art in Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay from the 1940s to the...
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Managing Energy Use in Modern Buildings Case Studies in Conservation Practice
ISBN: PB: 9781606066973, Getty Publications, August 2021
192 pp., 25x15 cm, colour illus.
This collection of ten case studies addresses the unique challenges surrounding the improvement of energy consumption and thermal comfort in modern buildings built between 1931 and 1969 and offers valuable lessons for other structures facing similar...
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Metropolis in Latin America, 1830-1930 Cityscapes, Photographs, Debates
ISBN: HB: 9781606066942, Getty Publications, August 2021
304 pp., 25x15 cm, colour illus.
In the century between 1830 and 1930, following independence from Spain and Portugal, major cities in Latin America experienced large-scale growth, with the development of a new urban bourgeois elite interested in projects of modernization and rapid...
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Clyfford Still The Artists Materials
ISBN: PB: 9781606066959, Getty Publications, August 2021
168 pp., 25x15 cm
Among the most radical of the great American Abstract Expressionist painters, Clyfford Still has also long been among the least studied. Still severed ties with the commercial art world in the early 1950s, and his estate at the time of his death in 1...
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Renaissance Restored
ISBN: PB: 9781606066966, Getty Publications, July 2021
208 pp., 25x15 cm
This handsomely illustrated volume traces the intersections of art history and paintings restoration in nineteenth-century Europe. Repairing works of art and writing about them-the practices that became art conservation and art history-share a common...
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Under Discussion The Encyclopedic Museum
ISBN: PB: 9781606067192, Getty Publications, June 2021
256 pp., 25x15 cm
Over the last two decades, the encyclopedic museum has been criticized and praised, constantly discussed, and often in the news. Encyclopedic museums are a phenomenon of Europe and the United States, and their locations and mostly Eurocentric collect...
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Mario Giacomelli Figure/Ground
ISBN: PB: 9781606067185, Getty Publications, May 2021
144 pp., 25x15 cm, black&white illus.
Mario Giacomelli (1925-2000) was born into poverty and lived his entire life in Senigallia, a seaside town along the Adriatic coast in Italy's Marche region. He purchased his first camera in 1953 and quickly gained recognition for the raw expressiven...
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French Rococo Ebénisterie in the J. Paul Getty Museum 
ISBN: PB: 9781606066300, Getty Publications, April 2021
372 pp., 0x0 cm
The first comprehensive catalogue of the Getty Museum's significant collection of French Rococo ebenisterie furniture. This catalogue focuses on French ebenisterie furniture in the Rococo style dating from 1735 to 1760. These splendid objects directl...
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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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Samuel van Hoogstraten's Introduction to the Academy of Painting; or, The Visible World
ISBN: PB: 9781606066676, Getty Publications, January 2021
424 pp., 0x0 cm
A unique seventeenth-century account of painting as it was practiced, taught, and discussed during a period of extraordinary artistic and intellectual ferment in the Netherlands. The only comprehensive work on painting written by a Dutch artist in th...
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