CONTENTS | CRITICISM AND THEORY

Artists' Writings, Letters and Interviews

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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Rosemarie Trockel: The Conversation Series
Originally known for her large-format knitted paintings, over the last 30 years, Trockel, one of Germany’s most revered contemporary artists, has branched out into video, drawing, sculpture and installation. Called “bold in matter, mild in >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865601704
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in.color. / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Marion von Osten: Once We Were Artists
Edited by Tom Holert, Maria Hlavajova. Text by Kader Attia, Sabeth Buchmann, et al. Featuring contributions by artists and theorists such as Kader Attia, Diedrich Diederichsen, Tom Holert, Isabell Lorey and Brian Kuan Wood, Marion von Osten: Once We Were Artists offers a critical mapping of the work of >>more

Valiz/BAK, Utrecht
ISBN 9789492095145
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Pbk, 4.5 x 6.5 in. / 240 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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0 To 9
Edited by Vito Acconci and Bernadette Mayer. Published from 1967 to 1969 in seven limited mimeographed editions, 0 to 9 was edited by artist Vito Acconci and poet Bernadette Mayer. Seeking to explore the relationship between language and the page, Mayer and >>more

Ugly Duckling Presse/Lost Literature Series
ISBN 9781933254203
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Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 650 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/15/2006
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Ai Weiwei: Fairytale
Edited by Salome Schnetz. Text by Daniel Birnbaum, Roger M. Buergel, Christian Höller. In 2007, Ai Weiwei (born 1957) presented a surprising new project titled Fairytale at Documenta 12 in Kassel, Germany. He invited 1001 Chinese citizens of different ages and from various backgrounds to travel to Germany, >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037642108
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 248 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2013
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Ai Weiwei: Fairytale
Edited by Salome Schnetz. Text by Daniel Birnbaum, Roger M. Buergel, Christian Höller. In 2007, Ai Weiwei (born 1957) presented a surprising new project titled Fairytale at Documenta 12 in Kassel, Germany. He invited 1001 Chinese citizens of different ages and from various backgrounds to travel to Germany, >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037642108
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 248 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2013
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Alighiero E Boetti: Shaman-Showman
Essay by Annemarie Sauzeau Boetti. This memoir is both a private testimony and a critical study, written by the woman who was Boetti's companion during the first 20, and most decisive, years of his career. It is also an album >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883757070
US $31.00 CAN $35.00 SDNR30
Paperback, 5 x 8.25 in. / 218 pgs / 152 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2004
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André Breton: Surrealism And Painting
Introduction by Mark Polizzotti. Originally published in 1928 and augmented throughout the author's life, Surrealism and Painting is the single most important statement ever written on Surrealist art. While many pages have been devoted to visual Surrealism, this is >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466283
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Paperback, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 448 pgs / 34 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2002
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Announcements
Edited by Beatrix Ruf, Christoph Schenker. Text by Monica Bonvicini, Ute Meta Bauer, Hans Reck, Beatrix Ruf. How does teaching function in the art world? How does training, like curation, serve as an intermediate space, a temporary, constructive field of conflict? And what does it mean for students and qualified artists? The >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905701845
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Paperback, 6.5 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 31 color / 38 b&w / DVD.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007
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Artists as Inventors-Inventors as Artists
Using both historical and contemporary examples, this publication traces the complex relationships among art, technology and science, focusing on technological and artistic media from the nineteenth century to the present day. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721530
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 SDNR30
Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
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Beer, Art And Philosophy
By Tom Marioni. Introduction by Thomas McEvilley. “I would encourage everyone to get to know the work of Tom Marioni. There are many discoveries and delights there. I keep finding new things. It won't make you a better person but will make >>more

Crown Point Press
ISBN 9781891300172
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 188 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/02/2004
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Bruno Munari: Art Theorems
Artwork by Bruno Munari. As Bruno Munari wrote in 1961, “The biggest hindrance to understanding a work of art is wanting to understand.” And so he has written this diminutive book of theorems, this witty, sincere book of enlightening >>more

Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788887942347
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Paperback, 4.75 x 6.25 in. / 84 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004
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Changing Difference: Queer Politics and Shifting Identities
Text by Lorenzo Fusi, Marco Pierini, Bill Arning, Fiona Johnstone. Peter Hujar (1934–1987), Mark Morrisroe (1959–1989) and Jack Smith (1932–1989) all charted that uncertain territory between the subversion and the assimilation of difference, exploring how non-mainstream sexuality and gender has been experienced and perceived over >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836625062
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Pbk, 8 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 30 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Concerning the Spiritual in Art
By Wassily Kandinsky. Translation by Michael T.H. Sadler with a new introduction by Adrian Glew. Wassily Kandinsky was one of the most influential painters of the twentieth century, and this text, in which he laid out the tenets of painting as he saw them and made the case for nonobjective >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467020
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Clothbound, 6.25 x 8.5 in. / 192 pgs / 18 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2006
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Concrete Comedy
By David Robbins. Conventional histories of comedy address the verbal comedy presented on stage or screen, or in broadcast media. During the twentieth century, however, there emerged another form of comedy--a comedy of doing rather than saying--that yielded >>more

Pork Salad Press
ISBN 9788791409585
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 360 pgs / 2 color / 300 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
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Concrete Comedy
By David Robbins. Conventional histories of comedy address the verbal comedy presented on stage or screen, or in broadcast media. During the twentieth century, however, there emerged another form of comedy--a comedy of doing rather than saying--that yielded >>more

Pork Salad Press
ISBN 9788791409585
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 360 pgs / 2 color / 300 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
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Conversation with Peter Downsbrough
Preface by James Welling. Interview by Marie Thérčse Champesme. In this book-length conversation between art historian and independent curator Marie-Thérčse Champesme and the Brussels-based conceptualist known for his challenging photography, sculpture and installed works, topics range from Downsbrough's early and ideal future artworks, interracial >>more

Exhibitions International
ISBN 9782960051346
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Paperback, 5.25 x 7 in. / 119 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Diaries of a Young Artist
Edited by Shelly Bancroft, Peter Nesbett, Rebecca Sears. What are the daily challenges, pleasures, obstacles and practical issues of being a successful working artist today? What issues do artists struggle with the most? This pocket-size primer, a companion to the best-selling Letters to >>more

Darte Publishing, LLC
ISBN 9780977368013
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Pbk, 5 x 7 in. / 80 pgs.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009
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Donald Judd Writings
Edited by Flavin Judd, Caitlin Murray.

This comprehensive collection of Donald Judd's writings includes previously unpublished writings and hundreds of notes

Donald Judd: Writings, copublished by Judd Foundation and David Zwirner Books, is the most comprehensive collection of the artist's writings assembled >>more

Judd Foundation/David Zwirner Books
ISBN 9781941701355
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7.25 in. / 1,056 pgs / 180 images
Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Donald Judd: Complete Writings 1959–1975

This is the complete, authorized collection of Donald Judd's early art criticism and polemical writings; it includes his landmark essay "Specific Objects" plus more than 500 contemporary art reviews he wrote on key artists and >>more

Judd Foundation
ISBN 9781938922930
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 300 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016
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Eduardo Chillida: Writings
Eduardo Chillida (1924–2002) is among the sculptors who have contributed most decisively to the vocabulary of abstract sculpture, and to its material innovations, in twentieth-century European art—although he himself envisaged abstraction as simply a truer >>more

Richter Verlag
ISBN 9783941263079
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Clth, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 54 color / 7 duotone.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011
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Episodes with Wayne Thiebaud
Interviews by Eve Aschheim, Chris Daubert. In Episodes with Wayne Thiebaud, Eve Aschheim and Chris Daubert interview Wayne Thiebaud in four extensive conversations in his studio. Thiebaud, known for his iconic paintings of cakes, pies and counter displays, is one of >>more

Black Square Editions
ISBN 9780989810319
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 106 pgs / 19 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014
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Ferreira Gullar in Conversation with Ariel Jiménez
Text by Ariel Jiménez, Ferreira Gullar. As an art critic, political essayist, playwright and poet, Ferreira Gullar (born 1930) has been a key figure in the Brazilian cultural scene of the last 60 years. His extensive poetic output has been closely >>more

Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354452
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Hbk, 6 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / 21 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2012
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Ferreira Gullar in Conversation with Ariel Jiménez
Text by Ariel Jiménez, Ferreira Gullar. As an art critic, political essayist, playwright and poet, Ferreira Gullar (born 1930) has been a key figure in the Brazilian cultural scene of the last 60 years. His extensive poetic output has been closely >>more

Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354452
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Hbk, 6 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / 21 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2012
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From an Artist's Perspective
Text by Aeneas Bastian, Harriet Häußler. Can one learn to be an artist? What is art anyway? This book asks 51 artists to answer 13 questions about the origins, conditions and possibilities of art. It features emerging and established artists including >>more

Kerber
ISBN 9783866783638
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 244 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 08/30/2010
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Futurist Manifestos
Edited by Umbro Apollonio. Afterword by Richard Humphreys. On February 20th, 1909, a belligerent manifesto announcing the birth of the Futurist movement appeared on the front page of the Paris newspaper Le Figaro and sent immediate shockwaves throughout Europe. The author, a young >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466276
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 56 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/02/2001
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Fuzz One
By Vincent Fedorchak. Fuzz One is the staggering, outrageous, true story of a raucous and wholly unsupervised childhood in the Bronx of the 1970s. Through Vincent Fedorchak's hilarious deadpan narration of a wild existence wrought with adolescent braggadocio, >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592017
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 384 pgs / 300 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/15/2005
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Georges Braque & Others: The Selected Art Writings of Trevor Winkfield, 1990-2009
By Trevor Winkfield. The painter Trevor Winkfield--born in Leeds in 1944 and residing in New York City since 1969--has been a sought-after contributor to publications such as Arts Magazine, Art in America and Modern Painters for two decades. >>more

The Song Cave
ISBN 9780988464339
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Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 204 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Cedric Price: The Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. The British architect Cedric Price (1934-2003) completed relatively few buildings, but through his drawings, proposals, teachings and conversations, he exerted an enormous influence across many disciplines. For Price, as for an increasing number of architects >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865600936
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 172 pgs / 26 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Cerith Wyn Evans: The Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Cerith Wyn Evans’ gloriously uncategorizable oeuvre has spanned installation works, sculptures, photography, film, text and a recent collaboration with industrial-music pioneers Throbbing Gristle. Preoccupations with language and perception generally lead the works, from an exhibition >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865606334
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 196 pgs / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Dan Graham: Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Since the mid-1960s when he started out as a fledgling critic, Dan Graham has carved out a unique role for himself, expanding the scope of the Conceptual artist to incorporate art criticism, music criticism, photography >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865607911
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 134 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster: The Conversation Series
The challenging French conceptualist Gonzalez-Foerster is prominent on the international scene. For Skulptur Projekte Münster 2007, she showed small-scale replicas of other Münster fair works, past and present; for her recent ARC Paris museum show, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603340
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 190 pgs / 31 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Enzo Mari: The Conversation Series
Text by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Enzo Mari. Volume 15 of The Conversation Series features a riveting dialogue between series editor and cultural catalyst Hans Ulrich Obrist and the renowned Italian designer Enzo Mari. More concerned with theoretical issues in design than commercial >>more

Walther König
ISBN 9783865604019
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 88 pgs / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Gilbert & George: The Conversation Series
Series editor Hans Ulrich Obrist here collects seven years worth of interviews with the hugely influential British artistic collaborators Gilbert & George, providing an intimate vision of what they consider the most important landmarks in >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865602176
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 22 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Gustav Metzger: The Conversation Series
Text by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Gustav Metzger. In volume 16 of The Conversation Series, Hans Ulrich Obrist presents an in-depth exchange with the venerable German-born artist and activist Gustav Metzger, which illuminates the artist's fascinating life and 60-year career. In 1959, Metzger >>more

Walther König
ISBN 9783865604989
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 168 pgs / 41 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Jeff Koons: The Conversation Series
Edited by Karen Marta. Reflecting on 20 years of making art, Jeff Koons talks to Hans Ulrich Obrist about his vocation and its frequently controversial highlights. Koons makes acknowledgement here of determinative influences such as Marcel Duchamp, Salvador Dalí >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865606358
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 123 pgs / 28 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & John Baldessari: The Conversation Series Volume 18
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Hans Ulrich Obrist has been a staunch supporter of the Los Angeles maestro of Conceptualism John Baldessari from early on in his career. For these conversations, the artist and curator were joined by, among others, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865605009
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 242 pgs / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & John Chamberlain: The Conversation Series
The American sculptor John Chamberlain, known for using parts of wrecked automobiles in his volumetric, abstract work, is widely considered one of the most important artists of the 60s generation. Here, he speaks with curator, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883759227
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 128 pgs / 18 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/15/2007
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Konrad Klapheck: The Conversation Series
In this German-language-only installment of Hans Ulrich Obrist's Conversation Series, the acclaimed curator-conversationalist speaks with the German Pop Surrealist painter Konrad Klapheck, and includes the German conceptual photographer Hans-Peter Feldmann--who was there to document the >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865600356
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 68 pgs / 16 color / 21 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/15/2007
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & M/M (Paris): The Future Will Be...
The radical, internationally renowned curator and cultural instigator Hans Ulrich Obrist never looks back. For this book project he compiled a list of quotes on what the "future will be" by some of the creative >>more

onestar press
ISBN 9782915359244
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Paperback, 5.5 x 9 in. / 150 pgs.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Marina Abramovic: The Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Over the past three and a half decades, Marina Abramovic’s astonishing oeuvre, with pieces in which she performs feats of extreme endurance or mortification of the flesh, has laid bare--perhaps more than any other artist >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865604750
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 192 pgs / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/30/2010
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Nancy Spero: The Conversation Series
For more than half a century, the influential American artist and activist Nancy Spero has been known for her relentless honesty and her unshakable commitment to political, social and cultural causes--from women’s issues to war >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603227
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Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Olafur Eliasson: The Conversation Series
Hans Ulrich Obrist and Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson have known each other for many years, and have worked together intimately--on exhibitions, book projects, performances and more. Their legendary conversations, gathered here, are revealing, challenging, philosophical--and >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603357
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in.color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Philippe Parreno: The Conversation Series
The French filmmaker and artist Philippe Parreno born in Algeria, has been working and collaborating with curator/thinker/editor Hans Ulrich Obrist for many years; over many projects they have taken huge risks and broken countless conventions >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603401
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 154 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Rirkrit Tiravanija: The Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Rirkrit Tiravanija is easily one of the most important artists developing the social and relational aspects of art today. He has transformed gallery spaces into de facto banquet halls, pirate radio stations and even a >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865606549
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 150 pgs / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Robert Crumb: The Conversation Series
This out-of-sequence first volume in Hans Ulrich Obrist's Conversation Series is devoted to the influential cult comics artist, Robert Crumb-creator of Fritz the Cat, Zap Comics and Mr. Natural, among many other iconic underground mainstays. >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883759487
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 47 pgs / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/15/2007
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Wolfgang Tillmans: The Conversation Series
Over the course of two very personal conversations, Hans Ulrich Obrist and Wolfgang Tillmans discuss the photographer’s work, his changing artistic vision and various thematic pursuits since the 1980s. Tillmans’ recent book Manual is discussed >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865601339
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 140 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Yoko Ono: The Conversation Series
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. In this volume, Hans Ulrich Obrist elicits from New York art veteran Yoko Ono a portrait of her life and career that is unprecedented in detail. Across five interview sessions, Obrist quizzes Ono about her >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865606525
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 96 pgs / 16 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Hans Ulrich Obrist & Zaha Hadid: The Conversation Series
The celebrated architect and Pritzker Prize-winner speaks with series editor Hans Ulrich Obrist about the projects that established her distinctive, deconstructivist style, and shares her thoughts about contemporary architecture. Conceptual and structural questions are discussed >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865600783
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Paperback, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 136 pgs / 35 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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How I Became a Painter
"If all art aspires toward the condition of music, as Pater wrote, Trevor Winkfield must be counted among the most successful artists of all time," John Ashbery has declared. In the first of the two >>more

Pressed Wafer
ISBN 9781940396026
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Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 112 pgs / 37 color / 19 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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Inner: The Collected Writings and Selected Interviews of Sean Scully
Edited by Kelly Grovier. Sean Scully (born 1945) is among the greatest abstract painters of our age. He is also one of the most outspoken. Since the late 1960s, Scully’s visual expressiveness has been matched by a verbal dynamism >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741644
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Hbk, 7.5 x 10.25 in. / 336 pgs / 122 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Inside The Studio
Edited by Judith Olch Richards. Contributions by Judith Olch Richards, Richard Tuttle, Janine Antoni, David Levinthal, Louise Bourgeois, Leon Golub, Mel Bochner et al. Since 1981, Independent Curators International (ICI) has run a series in which prominent New York artists talk about their work to an audience gathered at the artist's studio. The New York Studio Events program has >>more

Independent Curators International, New York
ISBN 9780916365707
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 296 pgs / 75 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/02/2004
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Interviews Volume 2: By Gerald Matt
"The publication at hand is the second volume of interviews recapitulating the conversations I have been able to hold with artists in the course of my work as a director and curator," writes the Kunsthalle >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603654
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 360 pgs / 122 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008
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Isamu Noguchi: A Sculptor's World
Foreword by R. Buckminster Fuller. Text by Isamu Noguchi. A Sculptor's World is the long-awaited reprint of Isamu Noguchi's 1968 autobiography, which Steidl last printed in 2004. It remains Noguchi's most comprehensive statement about the art that brought him international acclaim. Told in words >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783869309156
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Clth, 9.25 x 10 in. / 260 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015
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Jordan Crandall: Under Fire 1
Essays by Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef Bayat and Ryan Bishop. Through a series of discussions about an array of issues--battle simulation techniques and news programming, democracy and violence, the privatization of the military and militarized bodies--Jordan Crandall explores the organization and representation of contemporary armed >>more

Witte de With Publishers
ISBN 9789073362611
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 18 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
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Jordan Crandall: Under Fire 2
Edited by Jordan Crandall. Essays by James Der Derian, Madelaine Drohan, Paul Edwards, Joy Garnett, Salwa Ghaly, Stephen Graham, Chris Gray, Anahid Kassabian, Thomas Keenan, Mary Keller, Bracha Lichtenberg Ettinger, Saba Mahmood and Antonio Monegal. Under Fire 2 is the second collection edited by Jordan Crandall in an ongoing project that explores the organization and representation of armed conflict. Emerging from online dialogues among a group of artists, theorists, scientists, >>more

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art
ISBN 9789073362659
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 112 pgs / 18 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
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Joseph Cornell's Dreams
Edited and Introduction by Catherine Corman. Joseph Cornell is well known for the oneiric quality of his art and films. Many have tried, often in vain, to put into words the strange power of his boxes--toy-like constructions whose playfulness and humor >>more

Exact Change
ISBN 9781878972415
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 160 pgs.
Pub Date: 06/15/2007
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Kenneth Goldsmith: Against Translation
Against Translation is a text by American poet Kenneth Goldsmith (born 1961) published in eight volumes--English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese, Japanese, Russian and Arabic. The author discusses the impasses and shortcomings of translation and the >>more

Jean Boîte Éditions
ISBN 9782365680127
US $49.00 CAN $62.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 vols, 3.5 x 5.5 in. / 256 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016
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Liam Gillick: Proxemics
Edited by Lionel Bovier. No less versatile in his writing than in his installations, films, architecture and sculpture, Liam Gillick unites his critical essays in this collection, most of which were originally printed in art magazines or exhibition catalogues. >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905701012
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Paperback, 6 x 8.5 in. / 288 pgs.
Pub Date: 01/15/2006
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Life, Once More: Forms Of Reenactment In Contemporary Art
Edited by Sven Lütticken. Essays by Sven Lütticken, Jennifer Allen and Peggy Phelan. These days, the term “reenactment” usually refers to live reconstructions of historic events, often of a military nature, performed by hobbyists. Civil War reenactments are the most popular in the United States, while European enthusiasts >>more

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art
ISBN 9789073362642
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Paperback, 6 x 8.75 in. / 216 pgs / 20 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
Awaiting stock
Liliana Porter in Conversation with Inés Katzenstein
Introduction by Gregory Volk. The Fundación Cisneros’ Conversaciones/Conversations series is dedicated to preserving firsthand testimonies of leading artists and intellectuals from Latin America. Argentinian artist Liliana Porter has lived and worked in New York since 1964; her work has >>more

Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354476
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Hbk, 6 x 9.25 in. / 192 pgs / 30 color / 38 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/31/2013
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Mike Kelley: Interviews, Conversations, and Chit-Chat (1986-2004)
Edited by John C. Welchman. What do Mike Kelley and his cronies and sometime collaborators Jim Shaw, Paul McCarthy and Tony Oursler talk about when they talk about art? You'll have to crack this book to find out, but expect >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905701005
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Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 320 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
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Oui: The Paranoid-Critical Revolution
By Salvador Dalí. Translated by Yvonne Shafir. Salvador Dalí's writings from the period in which he was most closely allied with the Surrealists have never before been translated into English. These short fictions, essays and poems contain all the egotistic brio one >>more

Exact Change
ISBN 9781878972224
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 192 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/02/2004
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Painter Among Poets: The Collaborative Art Of George Schneeman
Edited by Ron Padgett. Essays by Bill Berkson, Tom Clark, Dick Gallup, Ted Greenwald, Steve Katz, Alice Notley, Ron Padgett, Peter Schjeldahl, Carter Ratcliff, et al. Painter Among Poets: The Collaborative Art of George Schneeman is the first full presentation of the wide range of projects that Schneeman has co-created over the past 35 years. Painter Among Poets not only investigates >>more

Granary Books/Z Press
ISBN 9781887123662
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Paperback, 7.5 x 10 in. / 128 pgs / 67 color / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004
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Ramblings of a Wannabe Painter
By Paul Gaugin. Introduction and translation by Donatien Grau.

“People tell me I’m not Rembrandt, Michelangelo, Puvis de Channes--but I already know that! Why tell me?” --Paul Gauguin

“Criticism is our censorship….” So begins one of the greatest invectives against criticism ever written by an >>more

David Zwirner Books
ISBN 9781941701393
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Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 56 pgs / 5 color.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Real Life Magazine: Selected Writing and Projects 1979-1994
By Miriam Katzeff, Thomas Lawson, Susan Morgan. Introductions by Thomas Lawson, Susan Morgan, Matthew Higgs. This long-overdue volume highlights a selection of writings and artists' projects from Real Life magazine, a seminal 1980s periodical edited by the artist, writer and curator Thomas Lawson and writer Susan Morgan. Published in 23 >>more

Primary Information
ISBN 9780978869700
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Paperback, 8.25 x 11 in. / 288 pgs / 184 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2007
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Richard Deacon: So, And, If, But
Edited by Dieter Schwarz. Turner Prize–winning sculptor Richard Deacon (born 1949) began making abstract sheet metal and laminated wood sculptures in 1980, later incorporating vinyl and plywood."I am a fabricator, not a carver or a modeler," he says. "In >>more

Richter Verlag
ISBN 9783941263659
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Clth, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 368 pgs / 80 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Speak its Name! Quotations by and about Gay Men and Women
Edited by Christopher Tinker. Introduction by Simon Callow. This collection of quotations by and about gay people celebrates the advances of the international LGBT community over the past 50 years. Amusing observations by Noël Coward, Tallulah Bankhead, Quentin Crisp, Boy George and Ian >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855147256
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Hbk, 7.5 x 6 in. / 366 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Splat Boom Pow!
Text by Valerie Cassel, Roger Sabin, Bernard Weldt, Marti Mayo. Splat--ouch--Boom--ouch--Pow! That hurts. Presenting work by 35 nationally and internationally recognized contemporary artists who have incorporated the imagery, technique, or style of the comics in their work, Splat Boom Pow! makes evident the shift from >>more

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
ISBN 9780936080789
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Paperback, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 100 pgs / 35 color / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/02/2003
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Susan Hiller: The Provisional Texture of Reality
Edited by Alexandra Kokoli. A former anthropologist, Susan Hiller has, since the late 1970s, forged an interface between critical writing and a visual art practice in which feminist and postcolonial cultural politics are fused with idiosyncratic explorations of science, >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905829563
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 160 pgs.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008
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The Encyclopedia of Fictional Artists
Edited by Koen Brams, Krist Gruijthuisen. First published nearly a decade ago, and here translated into English for the first time, The Encyclopedia of Fictional Artists is a project by author and editor Koen Brams, for which he commissioned and compiled >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037641231
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Pbk, 2 Volumes, 6.75 x 8.25 in. / 700 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011
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The Next Documenta Should Be Curated By An Artist
Edited by Jens Hoffman. Instigated by a conversation between Jens Hoffman and artist Carsten Höller after the opening of Documenta 11, this project provocatively questions the ascent of the curator, the value of the artist as curator, the future >>more

e-flux/Revolver
ISBN 9783937577418
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Hardcover, 8 x 9.75 in. / 88 pgs.
Pub Date: 07/02/2004
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The Sermons Of Reverend Ethan Acres
Edited by Gary Kornblau. This extraordinary collection of six sermons by Reverend Ethan Acres, packaged as a handbound letterpressed booklet, exemplifies a novel aesthetic examining the confused roles of art and religion in public life. Here, the Reverend travels >>more

Art Issues Press/Foundation for Advanced Critical Studies
ISBN 9780963726476
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 6 color.
Pub Date: 11/02/2001
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The Words Of Gilbert & George
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Robert Violette. The notoriously controversial statements, writings, manifesto art works and interviews of British duo Gilbert & George are collected here for the first time. Spanning nearly three decades, this unique anthology includes previously unpublished texts, passages >>more

Violette Editions
ISBN 9781900828024
US $400.00 CAN $480.00 SDNR30
Slipcased, 6.5 x 9 in. / 176 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 10/02/1997
Awaiting stock
Tomás Maldonado in Conversation with María Amalia García
Introduction by Gabriel Pérez-Barreiro. Essay by Alejandro Crispiani. The Fundación Cisneros’ new Conversaciones series is dedicated to the exchange of ideas between artists and authors. This second publication in the series contains a collection of interviews between the Argentine-born artist, industrial designer and >>more

Fundación Cisneros/ Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354438
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Hbk, 6.25 x 9.25 in. / 136 pgs / 50 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011
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Visual Culture and Bioscience
Edited by Suzanne Anker, JD Talasek. Preface by David Yager. Foreword by JD Talasek. Introduction by Suzanne Anker. Visual artist and theorist Suzanne Anker opened the 2007 international online conference Bioscience and Visual Culture with the following words: "The ubiquitous employment of digital technologies within the practices of research science and medicine, architecture >>more

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
ISBN 9781890761127
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 256 pgs / 39 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009
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West Ways
By Matthew Licht. Edited by Rita McBride. Westways is the fifth in American sculptor Rita McBride's continuing Ways series of collaborative novels--this time with writer and rock climber Matthew Licht. We follow Mae West from her Brooklyn childhood through her adventures with >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037641354
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 94 pgs / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011
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West Ways
By Matthew Licht. Edited by Rita McBride. Westways is the fifth in American sculptor Rita McBride's continuing Ways series of collaborative novels--this time with writer and rock climber Matthew Licht. We follow Mae West from her Brooklyn childhood through her adventures with >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037641354
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 94 pgs / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011
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Writings On Cy Twombly
By Frank O'Hara. Artwork by Robert Motherwell, Francesco Clemente, Cy Twombly. Edited by Nicola Del Roscio. Contributions by David Sylvester, Kirk Varnedoe, Dore Ashton, Gottfried Boehm. Text by Brooks Adams, Roland Barthes, Robert Pincus-Witten, Harald Szeeman, Arthur Danto, Richard Howard, Max Kozloff, Pierre Restany. While Cy Twombly was still a student, his inspiring work attracted the attention of art critics and art historians, and also prompted poets, philosophers, essayists and fellow artists to write about him. In the present >>more

Schirmer/Mosel
ISBN 9783888149542
US $98.00 CAN $120.00 FLAT40
Clothbound, 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 320 pgs / 28 color.
Pub Date: 02/02/2003
Not Available
Writings and Conversations by Doug Ashford
Edited by Krist Gruijthuijsen. Interview by Maria Lind. Artist, teacher and writer Doug Ashford (born 1958) is well known for his innovative work with the New York artist collective Group Material, which was founded in 1983 and operated until 1996. Group Material (whose >>more

Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867490752
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Pbk, 4.75 x 6.5 in. / 144 pgs / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014
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VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

A Thing Among Things: The Art of Jasper Johns
By John Yau. This beautifully illustrated and profoundly original volume of essays by the New York poet and critic John Yau mounts one of the most eloquent defenses of the art and vision of Jasper Johns ever written--going >>more

D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781933045627
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hardback, 9 x 7 in. / 208 pgs / 70 color
Pub Date: 12/01/2008
Out of print
Affectionately, Marcel
Edited by Francis M. Naumann and Hector R. Oblak Marcel Duchamp left behind a large volume of correspondence, more than a thousand documents forming a valuable archive of primary source materials on one the 20th Century's most important cutural figures. In his letters, Duchmap >>more

Ludion
ISBN 9789055442492
US $39.50 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 15.5 x 23.5 in. / 448 pgs / 30 b&w
Pub Date: 10/02/2000
Out of print
Agnes Martin: Writings
Edited by Dieter Schwarz. Agnes Martin's abstract works adhere to no set of rules but appear instead as contemplative, intuitive signs. Her “floating abstractions,” in which lines and free bands of color emerge almost imperceptibly, can be reproduced only >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775716116
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 176 pgs / 8 color / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/15/2005
Out of print
Agnes Martin: Writings
By Agnes Martin. Now in its third printing, this collection of letters, journals, and lectures is the standard collection of writings by the artist. "I suggest that people who like to be alone, who walk alone, will perhaps >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783893223268
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Paperback, 6 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 8 color / 1 b&w
Pub Date: 07/02/1998
Out of print
Aleksandr Rodchenko: Experiments For The Future
Introduction by John Bowlt. Preface by Peter Galassi. Translated by Jamey Gambrell This book contains all of the diaries, programs, essays, and major articles written by Alexander Rodchenko between 1911 and 1956. The word "experiment" was a key word for the artist, who conceived of his multimedia >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870705465
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 6.25 x 9.25 in. / 440 pgs.
Pub Date: 11/02/2004
Out of print
Alex Katz: Positions In Contemporary Art
Artwork by Alex Katz. >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783893228751
US $22.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 149 pgs / 76 b&w
Pub Date: 10/02/1997
Out of print
Apollinaire On Art
Edited by LeRoy C. Breunig. With a new preface by Roger Shattuck. Poet, critic, impresario, gadfly, visionary, tastemaker: more than anyone, Guillaume Apollinaire embodies the frenzied art world of Paris in the early 20th century. His rampant enthusiasms and antipathies, and his remarkable acumen, make him still >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466269
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 576 pgs / 16 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2001
Out of print
Camille Pissarro: Letters To His Son Lucien
Edited by John Rewald. Afterword by Barbara Stern Shapiro. Pissarro's weekly letters to his son Lucien, covering the dramatic period of Impressionism from 1883 to the painter's death in 1905, form what might be called a diary of the Impressionist school. In these wise, >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466481
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 384 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/02/2002
Out of print
Chinese Artists, Texts And Interviews
...since the last revolution of the arts at the end of the 60s, there has been no subversive art; good artists, yes, but the subcutaneous rebelliousness has disappeared in the west, and that explains my >>more

Blue Kingfisher
ISBN 9789628638888
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Paperback, 6.75 x 8.75 in. / 180 pgs / 126 color.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004
Out of print
Dan Graham: Interviews
Artwork by Dan Graham. Contributions by Hans Dieter Huber. >>more

Cantz
ISBN 9783893222988
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Paperback, 6 x 7.75 in. / 64 pgs / 10 b&w
Pub Date: 01/02/1997
Out of print
Eugene Delacroix: Selected Letters, 1813-1863
Edited by Jean Stewart. Introduction by John Russell. This volume contains the most representative and informative selection available of the letters of Eugene Delacroix, perhaps the most brilliant visual artist of the French Romantic movement. As edited by Jean Stewart, they are divided >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466320
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 432 pgs / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2001
Out of print
Frank Stella: Schriften / Writings
Edited by Franz-Joachim Verspohl. Essay by Frank Stella. This collection of Frank Stella's lectures and talks, selected by the artist himself, reflects his "artistic theory of form." Like Paul Klee, Stella's thoughts on form and style begin with systematic study of line, color, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883754871
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 SDNR30
Paperback, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 320 pgs / 90 color
Pub Date: 12/02/2001
Out of print
Hans Ulrich Obrist & Olafur Eliasson: Experiment Marathon
Text by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Olafur Eliasson, John Brockman, Bruno Latour, Gustav Metzger, Barbara Vanderlinden. In 2007, Serpentine Gallery Co-Director Hans Ulrich Obrist and artist Olafur Eliasson invited more than 100 leading artists, architects, filmmakers, academics and scientists--including Peter Cook, Simon Baron-Cohen, Gloria Friedmann, Neil Turok, Kim Gordon, Spartacus Chetwynd, >>more

Walther König
ISBN 9783865605078
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 240 pgs / 275 color / 8 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009
Out of print
Hans Ulrich Obrist: Interviews
Interviews by Hans Ulrich Obrist with artists including Vito Acconci, Olafur Eliasson, Matthew Barney, Daniel Buren, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Mario Merz, Yoko Ono, Gerhard Richter, Rem Koolhaas, Zaha Hadid and others. It is not an exaggeration to write that Hans Ulrich Obrist is everywhere, has curated everything and has interviewed everyone. If “peripatetic” is the word most overused to describe him, it is not inappropriate. The >>more

Charta/Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery
ISBN 9788881584314
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8 in. / 968 pgs.
Pub Date: 08/02/2003
Out of print
Hans Ulrich Obrist: Interviews, Volume 2
Edited by Charles Arsčne-Henry, Shumon Basar, Karen Marta. Since Hans Ulrich Obrist--museum director, curator, writer, cultural instigator and professional conversationalist--released his bestselling first volume of interviews back in 2004, one wonders if there is a living artist, musician or writer left with whom >>more

Charta
ISBN 9788881587315
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 950 pgs.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010
Out of print
Isamu Noguchi: A Sculptor's World
Foreword by R. Buckminster Fuller. Text by Isamu Noguchi. A Sculptor's World is the long awaited reprint of Isamu Noguchi's 1968 autobiography. It remains Noguchi's most comprehensive statement about the art that brought him international acclaim. Told in words and images, A Sculptor's World >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783882439700
US $60.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Clothbound, 9.25 x 10 in. / 260 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/02/2004
Out of print
Jasper Johns: Writings, Sketchbook Notes, Interviews
Edited by Kirk Varnedoe. Compiled by Christel Hollevoet. An unprecedented collection, this volume explores Jasper Johns's art and thought, from all periods of his career, through interviews, published writings, working notes he kept in his sketchbooks and recorded conversations with critics and friends. >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870703867
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 6.25 x 9.75 in. / 320 pgs / 51 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
Out of print
Louis le Brocquy: The Head Image
Foreword by Enrique Juncosa. Text by Louis le Brocquy. The Irish artist Louis le Brocquy has been a friend to such writers as Samuel Beckett and Seamus Heaney, both of whom he collaborated with, and to painters including Francis Bacon. This meditation on le >>more

Charta/ Irish Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788881586165
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Paperback, 6 x 8.25 in. / 56 pgs / 15 color.
Pub Date: 01/01/2007
Out of print
Marcel Duchamp: Interviews & Statements
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Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783893222247
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 6 x 11 / 256 pgs
Pub Date: 08/02/1992
Out of print
Marcia Tucker: Three Stories
Edited by Marion Boulton Stroud. This collection of short stories by groundbreaking curator and author Marcia Tucker--who died in 2006 at the age of 66--was produced during her many residencies at The Acadia Summer Arts Program in Maine. Tucker was >>more

A.S.A.P.
ISBN 9780979764219
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Hardback, 7 x 9.25 in. / 60 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008
Out of print
Notes from the Future of Art
Edited by Magdalena Ziolkowska. Notes From the Future of Art is the first English language publication by Jerzy Ludwinski (1930-2000), the Polish art historian, critic, curator, founder of the Mona Lisa Gallery in Wroclaw, founder and mentor of the >>more

Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901357
US $37.50 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hardback, 6.25 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 41 b&w
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
Out of print
Paul Gauguin: Letters To His Wife And Friends
By Paul Gauguin. Contributions by Maurice Malingue. May the day come--and perhaps soon--when I can flee to the woods on a South Sea island and live there in ecstasy, in peace and for art, Gauguin wrote to his wife, Mette, in 1890. >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466658
US $17.95 CAN $20.00 TRADE
Paperback, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 288 pgs / 16 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2003
Out of print
Racheal Thomas Interviews Michael Craig-Martin
Foreword by Enrique Juncosa. This book-length conversation, interspersed with images, explores Michael Craig-Martin's fascination with fundamental questions regarding the nature of art, representation, authorship and the role of the viewer. Craig-Martin, born in Dublin and educated at Yale, was >>more

Charta/ Irish Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788881585861
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 6 x 8.25 in. / 64 pgs / 6 color / 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/01/2007
Out of print
Raymond Pettibon: A Reader
Contributions by Susanne Ghez. Text by Ann Temkin, Anne d'Harnoncourt. Raymond Pettibon is famed for the breadth and depth of his reading: his art draws on it (excuse pun) at every turn. This anthology of Pettibon's favorite authors assembles an eclectic mix, from Charles Baudelaire >>more

Philadelphia Museum of Art
ISBN 9780876331200
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 352 pgs / 1 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/1998
Out of print
Richard Artschwager: Text And Interviews
Edited by Dieter Schwarz. If Richard Artschwager's laconic, concisely handcrafted works deny excessive verbalization (How much can you say about a black oval without worrying that the oval is laughing at you?), the artist's use of the written word >>more

Richter Verlag
ISBN 9783933807854
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 6 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 42 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
Out of print
The Words Of Gilbert & George
Artwork by Gilbert & George. >>more

Violette Editions
ISBN 9781900828000
US $30.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9 x 6.5 / 288 pgs / 38 color / 95 duotone
Pub Date: 11/02/1997
Out of print
Zvi Goldstein: On Paper
Artwork by Zvi Goldstein. World-wandering artist Zvi Goldstein, born in Transylvania, past resident in Italy and now living in Tel Aviv, gives us his peculiar and prickly pensées for a fractured age. Roaming from Chad to Gaza to the >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883758657
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 SDNR30
Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 232 pgs / 33 color.
Pub Date: 06/15/2005
Out of print


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