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Spring 2016 Featured African & African-American

New 2015 books and museum catalogues on African American artists Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison, Carrie Mae Weems, Jennie C. Jones and Glenn Ligon, plus books on Africa by Santu Mofokeng, Phyllis Galembo, David Goldblatt, Oscar Niemeyer and William Kentridge. Exclusive trade distribution: D.A.P. / Distributed Art Publishers.

Invisible Man: Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison in Harlem Foreword by Peter W. Kunhardt Jr., Douglas Druick. Introduction by Matthew S. Witkovsky, John F. Callahan. Text by Michal Raz-Russo, Jean-Christophe Cloutier. It is relatively unknown that the photographer Gordon Parks was close friends with Ralph Ellison, author of the acclaimed 1952 novel Invisible Man. Even less known is the fact that their common vision of racial >>more
Steidl/The Gordon Parks Foundation/The Art Institute of Chicago
ISBN 9783958291096
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Clth, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 128 pgs / 79 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Awaiting stock
Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table Series Text by Sarah Lewis, Adrienne Edwards. Kitchen Table Series is the first publication dedicated solely to this early and important body of work by the American artist Carrie Mae Weems. The 20 photographs and 14 text panels that make up Kitchen >>more
Damiani/Matsumoto Editions
ISBN 9788862084628
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 13.5 in. / 86 pgs / 34 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Phyllis Galembo: Maske Introduction by Chika Okeke-Agulu. For over two decades, Phyllis Galembo (born 1952) has documented cultural and religious traditions in Africa and the African Diaspora. Traveling widely throughout western and central Africa, and regularly to Haiti, her subjects are participants >>more
Aperture
ISBN 9781597113533
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 106 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
George Dureau: The Photographs Text by Philip Gefter. George Dureau: The Photographs is an album of the great photographic portraits made throughout the 40 years of Dureau’s artistic career—a New Orleans romance between the photographer and his subjects. All of Dureau’s exquisite photographs, >>more
Aperture
ISBN 9781597112840
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 160 pgs / 98 duotone.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
David Goldblatt: In Boksburg Text by David Goldblatt, Sean O’Toole. David Goldblatt’s (born 1930) In Bosburg was published in 1982, making it one of the earlier photobooks in South African history. Goldblatt, himself from a white background and a critical observer of the racist dynamics >>more
Steidl
ISBN 9783869307961
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11 in. / 104 pgs / 77 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Santu Mofokeng: Stories Edited by Santu Mofokeng, Joshua Chuang. In 1988 Santu Mofokeng (born 1956) joined the staff of the African Studies Institute at the University of the Witwatersrand as a documentary photographer and researcher. In this position, he began to record the lives >>more
Steidl
ISBN 9783958291041
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Slip, Pbk, 3 vols, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 120 pgs / 57 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Something to Take My Place: The Art of Lonnie Holley Edited by Mark Sloan, Lizz Biswell. Text by Bernard L. Herman, et al. Lonnie Holley (born 1950), acclaimed by The New York Times as “the Insider’s Outsider,” is best known for his assemblage sculptures incorporating natural and man-made materials, often cast off or discarded; he has recently also >>more
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, College of Charleston
ISBN 9781467574488
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 11 in. / 215 pgs / 114 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Jennie C. Jones: Compilation Edited and text by Valerie Cassel Oliver. Foreword by Bill Arning. Text by Hilton Als, Huey Copeland, George E. Lewis. The work of Jennie C. Jones (born 1968) spans multiple mediums, from paintings, sculptures and works on paper to audio collages and immersive sound installations. Jones employs the visual languages of abstraction and minimalism to >>more
Gregory R. Miller & Co.
ISBN 9781941366080
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Cloth, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 156 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Triple Canopy and Ralph Lemon: On Value Edited by Triple Canopy, Ralph Lemon. Introduction by Ralph Lemon. Text by Kevin Beasley, Claire Bishop, Philip Bither, Paula Court, Adrienne Edwards, Tom Finkelpearl, Ana Janevski, Claudia La Rocco, Thomas Lax, Glenn Ligon, Glenn Lowry, Sarah Michelson, Fred Moten, Adam Pendleton, Yvonne Rainer, Will Rawls, David Velasco, Nari Ward. On Value is a collaboration between Triple Canopy and choreographer/artist Ralph Lemon. The book is a multifarious conversation about the value of artworks and the labor and bodies that make them, especially as defined by >>more
Triple Canopy
ISBN 9780984734665
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Pbk, 4.25 x 6.5 in. / 276 pgs / 48 color / 47 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Ralph Lemon Edited with text by Thomas J. Lax. Text by Doryun Chong, Adrienne Edwards, Saidiya Hartman, Deborah Jowitt, Ralph Lemon, André Lepecki, Fred Moten, Okwui Okpokwasili, Katherine Profeta, Will Rawls. Born in Cincinnati in 1952 and raised in Minnesota, Ralph Lemon is one of the most significant figures to emerge from New York’s downtown dance community in the 1980s. His politically resonant and deeply personal >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450073
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 144 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 | Forthcoming
Glenn Ligon: Housing in New York MoMA PS1 presents the fourth iteration of Greater New York. Recurring every five years, the exhibition has traditionally showcased the work of emerging artists living and working in the New York metropolitan area. Considering the >>more
MoMA PS1
ISBN 9780989985963
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.75 in. / 28 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
Claudia Rankine MoMA PS1 presents the fourth iteration of Greater New York. Recurring every five years, the exhibition has traditionally showcased the work of emerging artists living and working in the New York metropolitan area. Considering the >>more
MoMA PS1
ISBN 9780996893039
US $10.00 CAN $12.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.75 x 8.75 in. / 40 pgs.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | Forthcoming
Adam Pendleton: Becoming Imperceptible Reframed, reconditioned and perpetually reoccurring, found images have served as Adam Pendleton’s (born 1984) primary tools and source material throughout his practice. Becoming Imperceptible follows the logic of Pendleton’s museum installations, constructing social and aesthetic >>more
Siglio
ISBN 9781938221132
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 144 pgs.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Oscar Niemeyer in Algiers Text by Matthias Flügge, Sebastian Redecke. Even among architectural experts, the Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumedien, located outside of Algiers, Algeria, remains virtually unknown. Designed by Oscar Niemeyer and opened in 1974, the building has rarely been >>more
Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
ISBN 9783869845593
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Pbk, 9.25 x 8.5 in. / 164 pgs / 73 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
William Kentridge: The Nose Edited with foreword and introduction by Sabine Schaschl. Text by William Kentridge, Jane Taylor. This publication is devoted to William Kentridge's (born 1955) multimedia cycle The Nose (based on Gogol's short story of the same name), comprised of the video installation "I Am Not Me, the Horse Is Not >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863357719
US $50.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Clth, 9 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 | In stock
William Kentridge: The Nose Edited with foreword and introduction by Sabine Schaschl. Text by William Kentridge, Jane Taylor. This publication is devoted to William Kentridge's (born 1955) multimedia cycle The Nose (based on Gogol's short story of the same name), comprised of the video installation "I Am Not Me, the Horse Is Not >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863357719
US $50.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Clth, 9 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 | In stock
William Kentridge: Fortune Text by Amanda de la Garza, Néstor García Canclini, Lilian Tone. South African artist William Kentridge (born 1955) has produced a body of work in which he traverses the boundaries of traditional media such as drawing, etching and stop-motion animation. Fortune surveys his exhibitions and projects >>more
RM/MUAC
ISBN 9788416282166
US $19.95 CAN $25.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 120 pgs / 61 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Guillaume Bonn: Mosquito Coast Text by Jon Lee Anderson. Malagasy photographer Guillaume Bonn (born 1970) has recorded social and political events in Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania and Somalia. Bonn’s photographs in Mosquito Coast present Africa’s vibrant culture in the midst of modern skyscrapers, highways and >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775739689
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 11.75 x 10.25 in. / 112 pgs / 85 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Ana Palacios: Art in Movement This volume gathers images taken in Uganda by journalist and photographer Ana Palacios (born 1972) of children who have overcome social marginalization through art. Supported by the work of the NGO In Movement, these youngsters >>more
La Fábrica
ISBN 9788416248186
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.5 x 10.5 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Stephan Würth: Ikinga Text by Joseph Akel. In late 2013, photographer Stephan Würth embarked on a whirlwindroad trip, winding his way across Burundi, a small landlocked nation in the heart of East Africa. Snapping images on a hidden iPhone during his journey, >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862084444
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Clth, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 72 pgs / 31 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Africa under the Prism Text by Joseph Gergel, et al. This publication documents the first international art festival of photography in Nigeria—the Lagos Photo Festival, initiated in 2010. The festival serves as a platform for the fostering and establishment of contemporary photography in Africa, as >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740883
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 SDNR30
Pbk, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 488 pgs / 382 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
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