ARTBOOK LOGO

ARTBOOK BLOG

RECENT POSTS

DATE 12/6/2016

Yamamoto Masao Book Launch at Spaces Corners

DATE 12/5/2016

Robert Rauschenberg

DATE 12/4/2016

Taryn Simon: Paperwork and the Will of Capital

DATE 12/4/2016

ARTBOOK @ Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Presents Lynne Tillman, Colm Tóibín and Chris Kraus

DATE 12/3/2016

Taryn Simon: Paperwork and the Will of Capital

DATE 12/2/2016

100 Secrets of the Art World Everything You Always Wanted to Know from Artists, Collectors and Curators, but Were Afraid to Ask

DATE 12/2/2016

100 Secrets of the Art World Everything You Always Wanted to Know from Artists, Collectors and Curators, but Were Afraid to Ask

DATE 12/2/2016

Cecilia Dean & James Kaliardos Launch & Sign VISIONAIRE at Design Miami!

DATE 12/1/2016

William Christenberry, 1936-2016

DATE 11/30/2016

Join ARTBOOK @ Art Basel Miami 2016

DATE 11/30/2016

Concrete Cuba: Cuban Geometric Abstraction from the 1950s

DATE 11/29/2016

EXQUISITE: Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe

DATE 11/28/2016

Never Built New York, Frank Lloyd Wright Key Plan for Ellis Island

DATE 11/28/2016

Visit ARTBOOK @ Design Miami 2016

DATE 11/27/2016

Van Cleef & Arpels: The Art & Science of Gems

DATE 11/26/2016

Van Cleef & Arpels: The Art & Science of Gems

DATE 11/25/2016

Van Cleef & Arpels: The Art & Science of Gems

DATE 11/24/2016

William Eggleston: The Democratic Forest

DATE 11/23/2016

One and One Is Four: The Bauhaus Photocollages of Josef Albers

DATE 11/22/2016

Women in Trees

DATE 11/21/2016

Jess Rotter: I’m Bored

DATE 11/20/2016

Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round so Our Thoughts Can Change Direction

DATE 11/19/2016

Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round so Our Thoughts Can Change Direction, Udnie

DATE 11/18/2016

Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round so Our Thoughts Can Change Direction, Women with Bulldog

DATE 11/18/2016

New No's from Badlands Unlimited

DATE 11/18/2016

Jess Rotter: I’m Bored

DATE 11/17/2016

Total Excess: Photographs by Michael Zagaris, backstage Pete Townshend & Jerry Garcia

DATE 11/16/2016

TOTAL EXCESS

DATE 11/15/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Stocking Stuffers

DATE 11/15/2016

Donald Judd: Writings

DATE 11/14/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the Bookworm - Great Reads

DATE 11/14/2016

'Never Built New York' Launches Tonight, LIVE from the NYPL!

DATE 11/13/2016

Never Built New York LIVE from the NYPL!

DATE 11/13/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the Art Lover

DATE 11/12/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the Photographer and Photography Collector

DATE 11/12/2016

Donald Judd: Writings Launch Events in November & December

DATE 11/12/2016

Never Built New York Live from the NYPL

DATE 11/11/2016

Robert Venturi: Complexity And Contradiction In Architecture

DATE 11/11/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the Design Devotee

DATE 11/10/2016

The Ice Plant Celebrates 10 Years of Publishing! Plus Book Signings with Ed Panar & Mike Slack

DATE 11/10/2016

Ken Price: Drawings

DATE 11/10/2016

For the Collector: Limited Editions & Catalogues Raisonnés

DATE 11/8/2016

Mark Peterson: Political Theatre

DATE 11/8/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the Fashion Forward

DATE 11/7/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For Film Buffs and Audiophiles

DATE 11/7/2016

Carol Bove Signing at the Whitney Shop

DATE 11/7/2016

Nan Goldin: Diving for Pearls, Self-portrait on New Year's Eve

DATE 11/6/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Staff Favorites

DATE 11/6/2016

Nan Goldin: Diving for Pearls, Luna at the lily pond

DATE 11/5/2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Books for Him

DATE 11/5/2016

Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty, Blue Poles


EXCERPTS & ESSAYS

THOMAS EVANS | DATE 6/22/2011

Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles

A note to Tuttle fans, booksellers, collectors and artist's book aficionados: the Artbook | D.A.P. warehouse has received a very small quantity of Richard Tuttle's extraordinary artist's book Perceived Obstacles, first published in 2000 and out of stock since 2008.
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
The outsize proportions of Perceived Obstacles--one foot tall and three feet wide--are not gratuitous, but entirely particular to the volume's contents. Perceived Obstacles reproduces 80 Tuttle assemblages and drawings at 1:1 scale, printed (on pale gray newsprint) with such eye-popping clarity that the delicate and colorful sculptures seem about to topple from the page. Few three-dimensional art works are as well served by the book form as these.
Furthermore, the reader's movement through the book is wonderfully underlined in the physical labor of turning the pages, so that the 'read' unfolds as a curious, beguiling and decidedly book-specific alternative to the gallery experience of looking, walking a few feet, stopping, looking, walking again, etc.
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle monographs have a habit of disappearing quickly (and selling for steep prices once out of print), so the six copies currently in our warehouse won't hang around very long... also look out for Triumphs, a great new Tuttle monograph published for the artist's winter 2010 show at Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane. Triumphs releases next month.
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles
Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles

Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles

Richard Tuttle: Perceived Obstacles

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN
Hardcover, 35.75 x 12 in. / 90 pgs / 80 color.



ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the art world's source for books on art & culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com