Fall 2016 Gay & Lesbian Interest Books
Among our favorite Fall 2016 Gay & Lesbian interest books is the first comprehensive catalogue of Robert Rauschenberg's career in 20 years, published in conjunction with the Museum of Modern Art's upcoming retrospective; the National Portrait Gallery's Speak its Name, a collection of quotations by and about gay people celebrating the advances of the international LGBT community over the past 50 years, with contributions from Tallulah Bankhead, Boy George, Ian McKellen, Dusty Springfield, Freddie Mercury, William S. Burroughs and more; a comprehensive survey of filmmaker Gus Van Sant's artwork, music and photography related to his films, from Actes Sud; the New Museum's survey of painter Nicole Eisenman and her work over the last two decades, including text by Grace Dunham and Eileen Myles; and monographs on Patrick Angus and Nan Goldin.
Robert Rauschenberg Edited with text by Leah Dickerman, Achim Borchardt-Hume. Text by Yve-Alain Bois, Andrianna Campbell, Hal Foster, Mark Godfrey, Hiroko Ikegami, Branden Joseph, Ed Krcma, Michelle Kuo, Pamela Lee, Emily Liebert, Richard Meyer, Helen Molesworth, Kate Nesin, Sarah Roberts, Catherine Wood.
The early 1950s, when Robert Rauschenberg launched his career, was the heyday of the heroic gestural painting of Abstract Expressionism. Rauschenberg challenged this tradition, inventing new intermedia forms of art making that shaped the decades >>more
The Museum of Modern Art
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 392 pgs / 475 color.
Pub Date: 12/01/2016 | Forthcoming
Gus Van Sant: Icons Text by Stéphane Bouquet, Benjamin Thorel, Bertrand Schefer, Stefano Boni. Interview by Matthieu Orléans.
From Drugstore Cowboy to Sea of Trees, Van Sant is both indie auteur and Hollywood subversive
Gus Van Sant: Icons offers insight into the world of filmmaker Gus Van Sant, published on the occasion of a >>more
Actes Sud/Cinémathèque Française
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | In stock
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
US $24.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 6 in. / 366 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 | Forthcoming
The Thoughts of Gilbert & George Introduction by David Platzker. This vinyl LP record, published in a limited edition of 2,000 copies, each signed and numbered by Gilbert & George, is a new and unique artwork on which the sculptors revisit their first mature work, >>more
The Museum of Modern Art/MoMA PS1 Records
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 SDNR30
Vinyl Record, 12 x 12 in.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 | Forthcoming
Patrick Angus: Painting and Drawings Texts by Douglas Blair Turnbaugh, Mark Gisbourne. A gay man working in 1980s New York, American painter Patrick Angus (1953–92) is currently being rediscovered and celebrated internationally. The stark drama of his explicit themes, the exactitude of his observations juxtaposed against the >>more
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12 x 10.75 in. / 192 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 12/01/2016 | Forthcoming
Nicole Eisenman: Al-ugh-ories Edited with interview by Massimiliano Gioni, Helga Christoffersen. Text by Grace Dunham, Eileen Myles. One of the most important painters of her generation, Brooklyn-based artist Nicole Eisenman (born 1965) combines the imaginative with the lucid, the absurd with the banal, and the stereotypical with the countercultural and queer. In >>more
US $22.00 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 7.25 x 9 in. / 92 pgs / 44 color / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/26/2016 | In stock
"The Beautiful Smile is my favorite book." -Nan Goldin
The Beautiful Smile, unavailable since its original publication on the occasion of Nan Goldin’s (born 1953) Hasselblad Award of 2007, is finally back in print. The Hasselblad >>more
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 10.5 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color & b&w.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016 | Forthcoming
All the People Text by Emily Besa. Photographs by Bernd Ott. All the People explores the experience of the gender spectrum on a personal level, with photographs of individuals living in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Los Angeles and New York who express and define their gender on >>more
US $49.95 CAN $64.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 248 pgs / 115 color / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 | In stock