Eastern European Art



Alphonse Mucha
Edited by Tomoko Sato.

Mucha as mystic, bohemian and philosopher

Spanning the entirety of Alphonse Mucha’s prolific career, this handsome, affordable and concise overview examines the beloved artist’s oeuvre—from posters, jewelry, interior decoration, theater and product design to painting, book >>more

ISBN 9788857232430
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 248 pgs / 256 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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After Perestroika: Kitchenmaids Or Stateswomen
Photographs by Martha Rosler. Text by Margartia Tupitsyn. Through works in a variety of media, 18 post-Perestroika artists vigorously challenge the old Soviet State's depiction of women. >>more

Independent Curators International, New York
ISBN 9780916365387
US $17.95 CAN $20.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9 x 11 in. / 64 pgs / 27 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/1993 In stock
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Archiprix International Moscow Russia 2013
Text by Henk van der Veen. This publication presents a representative selection of the best new projects submitted to Archiprix International, in the field of architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture. All submissions can be viewed on the accompanying DVD. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080423
US $47.50 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 144 pgs / 850 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 In stock
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Avant-Garde in the Bloc
Edited by Gabriela Switek. Text by Alexander Alberro, Sabine Breitwieser, Rachel Haidu. Polish avant-garde artists Henryk Stazewski (1894-1988) and Edward Krasinski (1925-2004) shared a studio-apartment that they transformed into a kind of live-in laboratory. Avant-Garde in the Bloc is an intimate journey into the worlds and works >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037640944
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 528 pgs / 58 color / 131 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2010 Not available
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Exhibit Russia: The New International Decade 1986-1996
Edited by Kate Fowle, Ruth Addison. Preface by Dasha Zhukova. Introduction by Kate Fowle. Text by Viktor Misiano, Andrey Kovalev, Andrey Erofeev, Mary-Angela Schroth, et al. Contributions by Sasha Obukhova, Vika Dushkina, Andrey Misiano. Afterword by Sasha Obukhova. Exhibit Russia is the first publication to reveal how the Russian art scene connected to the rest of the world during the turbulent decade following the adoption of the economic reforms known as perestroika. Focusing >>more

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art
ISBN 9785905110528
US $34.95 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 380 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 In stock
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From Russia: French and Russian Master Painting 1870-1925 from Moscow and St. Petersburg
Text by Albert Kostenovich. This title explores the connections between French and Russian art from the mid-19th century until the 1920s, a period that witnessed the emergence of some of the most important developments in modern art. >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781905711154
US $90.00 CAN $108.00 TRADE
Cloth, 9.25 x 11.25 / 319 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Not available
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Monumental Propaganda
Artwork by Komar & Melamid. Contributions by Dore Ashton, Remo Guidieri, Andrei Bitov. Edited by Dore Ashton, and instigated by Komar & Melamid projects to salvage Russia's remaining monuments to totalitarianism, Monumental Propaganda mixes levity and seriousness, presenting 26 proposals by among others Arman, Ericson & Ziegler, Joseph >>more

Independent Curators International, New York
ISBN 9780916365424
US $20.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.75 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/1995 In stock
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Moscow: Splendor of the Romanovs
By Brigitte de Montclos.

A lavishly illustrated survey of the Romanovs’ era which symbolizes almost three centuries of Russian artistic riches. “The Romanov dynasty reigned over Russia for three hundred years. Every sovereign was crowned in the cathedral of >>more

ISBN 9788857202563
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11 in. / 304 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 09/22/2009 In stock
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Of Peace and War
Edited by John Bowlt.

A spotlight on Russian modern art through the masterpieces from the Jose Mar’a Casta–e collection, assembled during the last twenty years. The José Mar’a Casta–e collection of paintings, drawings, and prints constitutes a significant panorama >>more

ISBN 9788857219691
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 256 pgs / 142 color.
Pub Date: 03/11/2014 In stock
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Edited by Jarrett Gregory, Sarah Valdez. Forward by Lisa Philips. Text by Massimiliano Gioni, Ekaterina Degot, Victor Misiano, Joanna Mytkowska, Bojana Pejic, Boris Groys. Interview by Judy Ditner. The word “ostalgie” emerged in Germany in the 1990s to describe a then-burgeoning nostalgia for the era prior to the collapse of the Communist Bloc and the breaking up of countries formerly united under Communist >>more

New Museum
ISBN 9780915557967
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Pbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 120 pgs / 22 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011 Out of stock
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Revolution: Russian Art 1917–1932
Text by John Milner, Natalia Murray, Nick Murray, Masha Chlenova, Ian Christie, John E. Bowlt, Nicoletta Misler, Zelfira Tregulova, Faina Balakhovskaya, Evgenia Petrova, Christina Lodder. One hundred years after the Russian Revolution, this comprehensive survey explores all aspects of its groundbreaking art
One hundred years after the Russian Revolution, Revolution: Russian Art, 1917–1932 explores one of the most momentous periods in >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781910350430
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 320 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017 In stock
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Russia and the Arts
Text by Rosalind P. Blakesley, Tatiana L. Karpova. Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky explores the history of Russian portraiture between 1867 and 1914, a time of great cultural vibrancy in the country and a golden age of the >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855145375
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 In stock
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Russia's Unknown Orient
Text by Olga Atroschenko, Vladimir Bulatov, Inessa Kouteinikova, Karina Solovyeva, David Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, Irina Bagdamian. Russia's Unknown Orient tells the story of Russia's artistic and historical ties with its southern neighbors: Uzbekistan (former Turkistan), the countries of the Caucasus (Georgia and Armenia) and the Crimea. The bond between Russia and >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627621
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 224 pgs / 175 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011 Out of stock
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Socialist Realisms
By Matthew Bown, Matteo Lanfranconi.

The development of Soviet realist painting over fifty years through a selection of works from Russia’s leading museums. Socialist realism remains an exceptional phenomenon in twentieth-century art. By affirming the value of content over form >>more

ISBN 9788857213736
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 280 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 10/16/2012 In stock
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Dream Factory Communism
Essays by Boris Groys, Oksana Bulgakova, Katya Djogot, Hans Günter, Annette Michelson, Alexander Morosov and Martina Weinhart Introduction by Max Hollein. The all-encompassing mass culture of today is not an invention of the late 20th century. Contrary to what might be assumed, given the capitalist under- and over-tones of contemporary mass media, our visual culture has >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775713283
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9 x 11 in. / 464 pgs / 144 color / 55 b&w
Pub Date: 12/02/2003 Not available
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Gender Check
Preface by Edelbert Köbb, Rainer Fuchs, Agnieszka Morawinska. Text by Boris Marte, Christine Böhler, Bojana Pejic, et al. How were workers depicted on Socialist posters? How were male "heroes" portrayed in officially sanctioned art in Romania in the 1960s? How did female artists see themselves during the transition period after 1989? How do >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865607836
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 392 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2010 Not available
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Houghton Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine the Great's Hermitage
Contributions by Larissa Dukelskaya. In 1779 the family of Sir Robert Walpole, Britain's first prime minister, sold his remarkable art collection to Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia. More than two centuries later, these masterpieces, rarely seen outside Russia >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533501
US $65.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Cloth, 9 x 11 / 256 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Not available
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Layers: Contemporary Collage From St.Petersburg Russia
Contributions by Alla Efimova, Victor Mazin, Olessya Tourkina. The exhibition that this catalogue documents brought together contemporary artists in St. Petersburg who are combining postmodernism with the traditional Russian art of the collage. >>more

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
ISBN 9780962456589
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.25 X 11.5 in. / 56 pgs / 10 color / 20 duotone
Pub Date: 07/02/1996 Not available
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Layers: Contemporary Collage From St.Petersburg Russia
Contributions by Alla Efimova, Victor Mazin, Olessya Tourkina. The exhibition that this catalogue documents brought together contemporary artists in St. Petersburg who are combining postmodernism with the traditional Russian art of the collage. >>more

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
ISBN 9780962456589
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.25 X 11.5 in. / 56 pgs / 10 color / 20 duotone
Pub Date: 07/02/1996 Not available
Out of print
Essays by James Billington, Lidia Iovleva, Robert Rosenblum, Mikhail Allenov, Alexander Borovsky, Alexander Kostenevich, Valerie Hillings, Evgenia Petrova and others. Building upon 20 years of groundbreaking exhibitions of Russian avant-garde art--including The Great Utopia: Russian and Soviet Art 1915-1932 (1992) and Kazimir Malevich: Suprematism (2003), among others--the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents this blockbuster show, >>more

Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892073290
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Clothbound, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 464 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Not available
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Russia! Catalogue Of The Exhibition
Russia!: Catalogue of the Exhibition, provides a thorough representation of Russian art from the twelfth century to today--including pieces from the world-class collections amassed by Russian tsars and merchants from the eighteenth through the twentieth >>more

Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892073313
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 80 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Not available
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Russia!: The Majesty Of The Tsars
Essay by Irina Bogrovnitskaya. The Majesty of the Tsars: Treasures from the Kremlin is the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum's companion exhibition to the major show Russia! at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City. This dazzling exhibition focuses on Russia >>more

Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892073320
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 220 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Not available
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Russian Art in Translation
Edited by Nicholas Herman, Elena Sorokina, Eugene Raikhel. Text by Martha Rosler, Yevgeniy Fiks, Dmitry Prigov, Svetlana Boym, Dmitri Gutov. Spanning generations and genres, from Sots Art and Necrorealism to neo-Marxist performance groups and emerging artists, this comprehensive catalogue presents a fresh look at contemporary Russian art. Russian Art in Translation showcases both new and >>more

Ante Projects
ISBN 9780979291906
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 136 pgs / Full color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2007 Not available
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