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Brasiliana: Installations from 1960 to the Present Edited by Max Hollein, Martina Weinhart. Text by Cauê Alves, Monica Amor, Michael Asbury, Paula Azulgaray, Fernando Cocchiarale, Rafael Cardoso, Jochen Volz, Guilherme Wisnik. Installation art emerged in Brazil in the early 1960s as artists extended abstract painting beyond the canvas and into three-dimensional experiences. Contemporary Brazilian artists continue to pursue the sensory and mobile possibilities of installation a >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863354190
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Contemporary Languages from Centro América Edited by Luisa Fuentes Guaza. Text by Adán Vallecillo, Emiliano Valdés, Rosina Cazali, Alicia Zamora, Dalia Chévez, Stefan Benchoam, Luisa Fuentes Guaza. Contemporary Languages from Centro América offers a detailed cartography of the famously vibrant contemporary art scene in Central America, reproducing artworks by known and unknown artists alongside interviews. This richly illustrated volume focu >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832638
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8.5 in. / 530 pgs / 183 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Defying Stability Edited by Rita Elder, Álvaro Vázquez Mantecón. Proposing new perspectives on artistic production in Mexico between 1952 and 1967, Defying Stability looks at the diversity of the country’s postwar visual arts against the backdrop of its broader social and economic shifts. This >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832393
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Hbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 560 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Limitless Text by Cuauhtémoc Medina, Edgar Hernández, Inbal Miller, Guillermo Santamarina. Surveying Mexico’s contemporary art scene between roughly 2000 and 2010, this book shows how artists living in Mexico City have stepped beyond the museum and gallery circuits and developed their own contexts for the dissemination >>more
RM
ISBN 9788415118701
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Pbk, 8.75 x 12 in. / 450 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Street-Art Brazil Edited and with text by Carolin Köchling, Max Hollein. Brazil’s major cities are currently playing host to one of the world’s most vital graffiti movements. In terms of both content and aesthetic quality, the colorful and dynamic idiom of Brazilian artists differs considerably from >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863354183
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Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 128 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
The Age of Discrepancies Text by Cuauthémoc Medina, Olivier Debroise. This comprehensive, 470-page survey of artistic experimentation in late twentieth-century Mexico, first published in 2007, assesses fields as diverse as painting, photography, poster design, installation, performance, experimental theater, Super-8 film, >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832386
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 500 pgs / 620 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
  
                                     

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Alfredo Boulton and His Contemporaries Edited by Ariel Jiménez. Text by Hugo Achugar, Roldán Esteva-Grillet, Elías Pino Iturrieta, Marco Negrón, Luis Pérez-Oramas, Sandra Pinardi, Marco Pintó, Rafael Castillo Zapata. Alfredo Boulton (1908-1995) was Venezuela's foremost cultural and aesthetic observer of the twentieth century. An art critic, cultural historian and photographer, he was highly influential in the development of Modernist art and discourse--and of cultura >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707100
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 376 pgs / 61 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 Active/In stock
Bad Boys Introduction by Augustìn Pérez Rubio. These seven young “bad boy” Spanish artists presented video work at the 50th Venice Biennale. What brings together Manu Arregui, Carles Congost, Joan Mikel Euba, Joan Morey, Sergio Prego, Pepo Salazar and Fernando Snchez Castillo >>more
Turner/Ministero de Asuntos Exteriores
ISBN 9788475066042
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Hardcover, 8 x 9.5 in. / 112 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004 Active/In stock
Brazil Contemporary Edited by Paul Meurs, Frits Gierstberg, Jaap Guldemond. Text by Paul Meurs, Frits Gierstberg, Jaap Guldemond, Bregje van Woensel, Ineke Holtwk, Luciano Figueredo. Brazil Contemporary celebrates the vibrancy of Brazilian culture through a diverse selection of art, architecture, pop culture and ephemera featuring the country's characteristic fusion of street aesthetics, high and low cultural references, polit >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626778
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 318 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 Active/In stock
Century Of Spanish Art Abroad, A Edited by Rosalía Torrent Escalpés. Essays by Enriqueta Antolìn, Luis Gonzlez Robles and Rosalía Torrent Escalpés. This look at Spanish participation in the Venice Biennale begins in 1895, with the Biennale's inauguration, and ends in 2003, with the most recent mounting of the world's premier art event. A Century of Spanish >>more
Turner/Ministero de Asuntos Exteriores
ISBN 9788475066110
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Hardcover, 10.5 x 10.5 in. / 168 pgs / 52 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004 Active/In stock
Concrete Invention Edited by Gabriel Pérez Barreiro. Foreword by Manuel Borja-Villel. Text by Gabriel Pérez Barreiro, Reinaldo Laddaga, Andrea Giunta, Olga Fernández López, Steve Roden. The profile of Latin American abstract art in North America and Europe has dramatically increased over the past decade or so, thanks in large part to the activities of the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection. >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415427971
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 206 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Active/In stock
Images of Death in Mexican Prints Foreword by Gregory Dechant. Text by Mercurio López Casillas. Over the past two centuries, Mexican culture has kept up a unique dialogue with the fact of death, rather than defying it as most contemporary cultures are wont to do. Today, Mexico even boasts a >>more
Editorial RM
ISBN 9789685208895
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Clothbound, 9 x 13.5 in. / 256 pgs / 98 color / 247 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008 Active/In stock
León Ferrari & Mira Schendel: Tangled Alphabets Edited by Luis Pérez-Oramas. Text by Luis Pérez-Oramas, Andrea Giunta, Rodrigo Naves. León Ferrari (born in 1920) and Mira Schendel (1919-1988) are among the most significant Latin American artists of the twentieth century. Active simultaneously in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s in the neighboring countries of Argentina >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707506
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Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 200 pgs / 200 col.
Pub Date: 07/31/2009 Active/In stock
Listen Here Now! Argentine Art of the 1960s Edited by Ines Katzenstein and Andrea Giunta. Essays by Ana Longoni, Mariano Mestman, Marcelo E. Pacheco and Oscar Tern. In recent writings and exhibitions on postwar art, the avant-garde of 1960s Argentina has emerged as one of the most vital and original of that extraordinarily dynamic period. Although these artists were as radical as >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870703669
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Paperback, 6 x 9.25 in. / 304 pgs / 95 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/02/2004 Active/Awaiting stock
Memory Under Construction Edited and with text by Marcelo Brodsky. Introduction Guido Indij. Organized by Marcelo Brodsky around the subject of Argentina’s “Disappeared,” this volume collects artworks and texts by leading Argentine artists, intellectuals and human rights organizations regarding the Space for the Memory of Human Rights--currently >>more
La Marca
ISBN 9789508891235
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Paperback, 8.25 x 8.75 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Active/In stock
Mexican Modern Painting Text by Irene Herner, Karen Cordero Reiman. Mexican Modern Painting gathers 80 key works by more than 40 Mexican artists of the early twentieth century--a period of immense creativity in the region, driven in part by the desire of its artists to >>more
RM
ISBN 9788415118145
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Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 200 pgs / 89 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011 Active/In stock
Mexico City Edited by Klaus Biesenbach, Alanna Heiss, Anthony Huberman. Contributions by Pedro Reyes, Jonathan Hernndez. Text by Patricia Martin, Guillermo Santamarina, Cuauhtemoc Medina, Gabriel Kuri, Glenn Lowry. Living in a cramped space where Beverly Hills and Calcutta meet every day, the artists gathered here explore the tension between wealth and poverty, among progress, stagnation, and improvisation, and between the violence and civility >>more
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center
ISBN 9780970442840
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Paperback, 10 x 13 in. / 332 pgs / 270 color.
Pub Date: 02/02/2003 Active/In stock
México En Arco: '05 With the increasing interest in Mexican art, it comes as no surprise that Mexico was the 2005 guest of honor at ARCO, the prestigious Spanish contemporary art fair. Represented here are recent drawings, paintings, photographs, >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788475067179
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Paperback, 7.5 x 10.75 in. / 204 pgs / 199 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Active/Awaiting stock
México Inside Out Edited by Andrea Karnes. Foreword by Marla Price. Text by Andrea Karnes, Ruth Estevez, Eduardo Abaroa. Interviews by Alison Hearst, Arden Decker. Spanning the past 25 years, México Inside Out includes some of today’s most significant artists with strong ties to Mexico, whether they were born there, immigrated, attended school or lived there during their formative years. >>more
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
ISBN 9780929865324
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Flexi, 8 x 11 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Phyllis La Farge & Magdalena Caris: Painted Walls of Mexico Foreword by Homero Ardis. When author Phyllis La Farge and photographer Magdalena Caris recently took a journey from the city of Xalapa in the state of Veracruz to the town of Coatepec, they noted that on the facades of >>more
Turner/A&R Press
ISBN 9789689056232
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Paperback, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 175 color / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2008 Active/In stock
Plataforma Puebla 2006 Edited by Príamo Lozada, Bárbara Perea. From November 2006 to January 2007, Plataforma Puebla took over the oldest factory in Mexico, La Constancia in Puebla, for a large-scale exhibition showcasing more than 60 Latin American artists. The curators charted an artistic >>more
Turner/A&R Press
ISBN 9789689056157
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Hardcover, 8.25 x 8.5 in. / 240 pgs / 190 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Active/In stock
Seduções: Valeska Soares, Cildo Meireles, Ernesto Neto. Installations Interview by Hans Michael Herzog. Text by Paulo Herenhoff, Rodrigo Moura, Víctor Zamudio-Taylor. Seduções or Seductions, examines the variety, subtlety and ambiguity of recent Brazilian art. Cildo Meireles, Ernesto Neto and Valeska Soares could scarcely be more different in their choice of materials and formal vocabulary, but nonethele >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775718844
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Hardcover, 9 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 102 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2007 Active/Awaiting stock
The Real Royal Trip/El Real Viaje Real Edited by Alanna Heiss. Essays by Ana Palacio, Harald Szeemann, Glenn Lowry, Juan Vincente Herrera, Francisco Javier León de la Riva and Jess Silva. Foreward by Glenn Lowry. Introduction by Christian Dominguez. Throughout history, the excitements, surprises and discoveries of travel have inspired many. Great travelers, of course, are often great ambassadors of knowledge and ideas, but while the exchanges between disparate cultures have enchanted--and sometimes >>more
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center
ISBN 9780970442888
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Paperback, 9.5 x 12 in. / 328 pgs / 354 color / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004 Active/In stock
The Sites of Latin American Abstraction Edited by Juan Ledezma. Foreword by Ella Fontanals-Cisneros. Introduction by Cecilia Fajardo-Hill. The history of Latin American abstraction has not yet been completely written, but what has been written owes much to the Miami-based Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation. This substantial new publication includes 146 abstract geometric artworks >>more
Charta/CIFO
ISBN 9788881586646
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Hardback, 9.5 x 9.75 in. / 248 pgs / 224 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
Tijuana Sessions Edited by Priamo Lozada and Taiyana Pimentel. Tijuana: so close and so far out. Named for a well-known record by the musical group Nortec, whose members are important promoters of the cultural and artistic movement in Tijuana, this exhibition catalogue covers the >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788475067100
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Paperback, 10 x 11 in. / 156 pgs / 315 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Active/Awaiting stock

                 

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

Brazil: Body & Soul Edited by Edward J. Sullivan. Essays by Germano Celant, Nelson Auguilar and Emanoel Arajo. New Lower Price This magnificent volume is a soaring tribute to the harmonious nature of Brazilian art and culture. Juxtaposing Baroque masterpieces from the 17th and 18th centuries with essential works of Modern and contemporary >>more
Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892072736
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Hardcover, 10 x 12 in. / 600 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003 Out of print/Not available
Cantos/Cuentos Colombianos Essays by Fernn Gonzlez, Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza, Alfredo Molano and William Ospina. Cantos/Cuentos Colombianos is the most comprehensive exhibition of contemporary Colombian art ever shown in Europe. Ten widely recognized Colombian artists present a previously unknown world of images and experience worthy of international attenti >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775714839
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 9.75 in. / 416 pgs / 215 color / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, And Twentieth-Century Mexican Art Contributors include Hugh M. Davies, John R. Lane, Bob Littman, Sylvia Navarrete, Pierre Schneider. >>more
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
ISBN 9780934418553
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Paperback, 9 x 12 in. / 150 pgs / 75 color / 20 b&w
Pub Date: 06/02/2000 Out of print/Not available
Latin American & Caribbean Art: Moma At El Museo Edited by Miriam Basilio, Fatima Bercht, Deborah Cullen, Gary Garrels and Luis Enrique Pérez-Oramas. Essays by RocÌo Aranda-Alvarado, Miriam Basilio, Fatima Bercht, Deborah Cullen, Gary Garrels, Harper Montgomery, Luis Enrique Pérez-Oramas, et al. MoMA at El Museo: Latin American and Caribbean Art from the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art is, as the title suggests, an exhibition highlighting artworks selected from this major collection. But it is >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York/El Museo del Barrio
ISBN 9780870704604
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Paperback, 8.5 x 10 in. / 176 pgs / 96 color.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
Miguel Covarrubias: 4 Visions Text by Eva Maria Ayala, Juan Rafael Coronel Rivera, Selva Hernandez, Mercurio López Casillas, Monica López Velarde, Alfonso Miranda Márquez, Carlos Monsiváis, Adriana Williams. This volume gathers a genuine treasure trove of illustrative material by Miguel Covarrubias--caricaturist, traveler, author, book illustrator, ethnographer, cultural promoter and muralist--covering every aspect of his work, from New York and Harlem, thro >>more
Editorial RM
ISBN 9789685208604
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Hardcover, 9 x 10.5 in. / 224 pgs / 316 color / 31 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2007 Out of print/Not available
Orinoko - Parima: Indian Societies In Venezuela Contributors include Luiz Boglar, Lelia Delgago, Gabriele Herzog-Schroder, Marie-Claude Mattei-Muller, Ulrike Prinz. >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775708739
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 264 pgs / 139 color / 154 b&w
Pub Date: 04/02/2000 Out of print/Not available
The Experimental Exercise Of Freedom Contributions by Rina Carvajal, Catherine David, Suely Rolnik, Alma Ruiz, Sonia Salzstein. >>more
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
ISBN 9780914357643
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Paperback, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 264 pgs / 110 color
Pub Date: 01/02/2000 Out of print/Not available
The Hours Essays by Hans Michael Herzog, Sébastian Lopez and Eugenio Valdés Figueroa. The Hours--the title alludes to a work by Argentine author and philosopher Jorge Luis Borges--offers a first representative selection of works from the Daros-Latinamerica Collection, the most extensive cache of contemporary Latin American art in >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775717106
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 10 in. / 282 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2006 Out of print/Not available
Ultrabaroque Contributions by Victor Zamudio Taylor, Elizabeth Armstrong. Text by Paulo Herkenhoff, Serge Gruzinski. This in-depth look at Latin American art explores the complexity of the contemporary aesthetic and cultural milieu in this vast and diverse region of the world, focusing on a critical re-reading of the Baroque in >>more
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
ISBN 9780934418560
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Paperback, 9.5 x 11 in. / 221 pgs / 60 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/02/2000 Out of print/Not available


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