Fall 2017 Featured Gift Books

The ARTBOOK | D.A.P. staff selection of the best gift books of 2017.

Autophoto: Cars & Photography, 1900 to Now Edited by Xavier Barral, Philippe Séclier. Text by Clément Chéroux, Marc Desportes, Simon Baker, Nancy W. Barr, Pascal Ory. Contributions by Alain Bublex, Jean Todt, Alain Prost.

The camera’s romance with the car: a photo history

Autophoto explores photography's longstanding and generative relationship to the automobile. Since its invention, the automobile has reshaped our landscape, extended our geographic horizons and radically altered our >>more
Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain / Editions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782869251311
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 464 pgs / 300 color / 300 duotone.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017 | In stock

Jim Marshall: Peace Foreword by Joan Baez. Text by Peter Doggett. Afterword by Shepard Fairey.

The life of a symbol, in the streets and on the subway—a plea for a peaceful world

Jim Marshall: Peace collects the beloved photographer’s previously unseen “peace” photographs, taken mainly between 1961 and 1968. Photographing across >>more
Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526488
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 128 pgs / 120 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Bauhaus: 1919–1933 Text by Barry Bergdoll, Leah Dickerman, Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Brigid Doherty, Hal Foster, Charles W. Haxthausen, Andreas Huyssen, Michael Jennings, Juliet Kinchin, Ellen Lupton, Christine Mehring, Detlef Mertins, Marco De Michelis, Peter Nisbet, Paul Monty Paret, Alex Potts, Frederic J. Schwarz, T'ai Smith, Adrian Sudhalter, Klaus Weber, Christopher Wilk, Matthew S. Witkovsky.

Back in print, the essential, unsurpassed Bauhaus overview

The Bauhaus, the school of art and design founded in Germany in 1919 and shut down by the Nazis in 1933, brought together artists, architects and designers—among them >>more
D.A.P./The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9781942884194
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 344 pgs / 475 images
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Eames Furniture Sourcebook Edited by Mateo Kries, Jolanthe Kugler. Foreword by Eames Demetrios. Text by Charles Eames, Ray Eames, Pat Kirkham, Jolanthe Kugler, Matthias Pühl.

Full of painstaking research, this is the definitive guide to the Eames' furniture

Through models, material studies, prototypes and production examples of the Eames estate held at the Vitra Design Museum, this publication aims to reconstruct >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852200
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 300 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Atlas of Furniture Design Edited by Mateo Kries, Henrike Büscher, Jochen Eisenbrand, Janna Lipsky. Text by Alberto Bassi, Fulvio Ferrari, Mateo Kries, Otakar Má?el, Jane Pavitt, Ingeborg de Roode, Catharine Rossi, Arthur Rüegg, Penny Sparke, Deyan Sudjic, Wolf Tegethoff, Carsten Thau and Kjeld Vindum, Gerald W.R. Ward, et al.

The ultimate book on furniture design

The Atlas of Furniture Design is the most comprehensive overview of the history of furniture design ever published. The 1,000-page book documents 1,691 objects by over 300 designers and 121 >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936990
US $195.00 CAN $250.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 12 in. / 1,008 pgs / 2,595 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

Essential Eames Edited by Eames Demetrios, Carla Hartman. Introduction by Eames Demetrios. Text by Charles Eames, Ray Eames.

Pairing words of design wisdom with classic works, Essential Eames encapsulates the duo's achievements

Charles and Ray Eames are among the most influential designers of the 20th century. Enthusiastic and tireless experimenters, this beloved husband-and-wife duo >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852170
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 75 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Items: Is Fashion Modern? Edited with text by Paola Antonelli, Michelle Millar Fisher. Text by Luke Baker, Anna Burckhardt, Stephanie Kramer, Mei Mei Rado, Jennifer Tobias.

Items: Is Fashion Modern? presents 111 items of clothing and accessories that have had a profound impact on the world in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Arranged A-Z encyclopedia-style, it includes designs as iconic as Levi’s >>more
The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9781633450363
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 288 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

The House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture Text by Katie Somerville, Lydia Kamitsis, Danielle Whitfield.

Milestones of the Dior look from 1947 to now

In celebration of Dior’s 70th anniversary and produced in close collaboration with the House of Dior, one of the world’s most prestigious couture houses, this beautiful publication >>more
National Gallery of Victoria
ISBN 9781925432336
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 13 in. / 256 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

GingerNutz By Michael Roberts. Foreword by Grace Coddington.

The perfect gift for fashionistas of all ages

Michael Roberts’ charming text and hand-drawn illustrations tell the story of GingerNutz, an orangutan born in the wilds of Borneo who dreams of making it big in the >>more
MW Editions
ISBN 9780998701806
US $27.50 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Clth, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 80 pgs / 65 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Marguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas Edited by Donna Ghelerter. Foreword by Madelyn Shaw. Text by Virginia Bayer, Linda Florio, Donna Ghelerter.

Marguerita Mergentime's textiles reshaped the sensibility of the 20th-century American home

Marguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas serves as a definitive source on this lauded American designer. Working in the heady milieu of 1930s New York, >>more
West Madison Press LLC
ISBN 9780692768273
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 145 color / 39 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017 | In stock

The Propaganda Front Text by Anna Jozefacka, Lynda Klich, Juliana Kreinik, Benjamin Weiss.

Persuasion on a postcard: propaganda from all sides of the 20th century's world wars

A socialist worker raises the red flag. Adoring crowds greet Hitler and Mussolini. Uncle Sam orders Americans to enlist. In the first >>more
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878467631
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 380 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

Tommy Kane: All My Photographs Are Made with Pens

“My drawings and paintings are really just the photographs I would have taken if I were not obsessed with sketchbooks.” —Tommy Kane

Tommy Kane has worked as a creative director in advertising?for over 30 years, during >>more
HENI Publishing
ISBN 9780993316173
US $34.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 11 in. / 228 pgs / 210 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

Tattoos in Japanese Prints

Tattoo inspiration from the glory days of Japanese ukiyo-e prints

Many tattoo connoisseurs consider the Japanese tradition to be the finest in the world for its detail, complexity and compositional skill. Its style and subject matter >>more
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468461
US $24.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 152 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Joel Meyerowitz: Cézanne's Objects Text by Joel Meyerowitz, Maggie Barrett.

Meyerowitz brilliantly demonstrates how Cézanne’s studio and its contents enhanced the flatness of his paintings

Some years ago, while working on a book commission about Provence, Joel Meyerowitz visited Cézanne’s studio in Aix-en-Provence. While there, he >>more
ISBN 9788862085649
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Clth, 10 x 12.5 in. / 116 pgs / 65 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

William Henry Fox Talbot and the Promise of Photography Edited with text by Guy Massaux. Text by Philip Armstrong, Robert Bonaccorsi, Agnès Foiret, Jean-Marc Poinsot, Bob Nickas, Marc-Olivier Wahler.

With rarely seen images, this handsome, affordable volume shows Talbot's wide-ranging interests

This beautiful publication serves as a primer on the work of William Henry Fox Talbot, a true interdisciplinary innovator who drew on his knowledge >>more
Carnegie Museum of Art
ISBN 9780880390606
US $25.00 CAN $32.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 96 pgs / 40 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

Gian Butturini: London Text by Martin Parr, Allen Ginsberg, Gian Butturini, Luciano Mondini.

“Butturini’s London depicts the poor and the working class who failed to make good in the 1960s, contrasting that with the tourist view" -Martin Parr

In 1969 Gian Butturini was just over 30 years old >>more
ISBN 9788862085588
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 104 pgs / 86 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb: Slant Rhymes

Selected from photographs taken during the Webbs’ nearly 30-year relationship, this group of 80 paired photographs creates an affectionate play of visual rhymes

Slant Rhymes is a photographic conversation between two renowned authors and artists, Magnum >>more
La Fábrica
ISBN 9788416248865
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Clth, 8 x 9.5 in. / 112 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Tria Giovan: The Cuba Archive Text by Silvana Paternostro. Tria Giovan first traveled to Cuba in 1990. She returned 12 times over the next 6 years, shooting over 25,000 images. Immersing herself in Cuba’s history, literature and politics, Giovan photographed interiors of homes and >>more
ISBN 9788862085458
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 11.5 x 8.25 in. / 168 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming
Jack Pierson: The Hungry Years Introduction by Eileen Myles. Foreword by Stephen Shore.

The ’80s photographs of Boston School veteran Jack Pierson are at once melancholy and joyous, erotic and slyly witty

The Hungry Years collects the early photographs of Jack Pierson, taken throughout the 1980s—photographs that have increasingly >>more
ISBN 9788862085625
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 9.5 in. / 104 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Martin Parr: Think of Scotland

The visual iconography of Scotland—Highland games, stunning landscapes, bagpipers—transformed by Parr into the outlandish and unfamiliar

Martin Parr has been taking photographs of Scotland for more than 25 years. From tourists on the rainy streets of >>more
ISBN 9788862085496
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Toilet Paper Calendar 2018 Edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Pierpaolo Ferrari.

Since its first issue in June 2010, Toilet Paper has created a world that displays ambiguous narratives and a troubling imagination.

It combines the vernacular of commercial photography with twisted narrative tableaux and surrealistic imagery. The >>more
ISBN 9788862085557
US $20.00 CAN $26.00 SDNR50
Pbk, 11.5 x 11.75 in. / 13 pgs / 13 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Karlheinz Weinberger: Swiss Rebels Edited by Esther Woerdehoff, Patrik Schedler. Text by François Cheval, Daniela Janser, Patrik Schedler.

Karlheinz Weinberger’s day job may have been relatively uneventful—working in a Siemen’s warehouse—but the photos he took in his spare time are anything but conformist.

Weinberger’s passion, and the focus of this book, is the rebel >>more
ISBN 9783958293298
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Clth, 9.5 x 13 in. / 280 pgs / 45 color / 120 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

California Infernal: Anton LaVey & Jayne Mansfield Foreword by Carl Abrahamsson, Alf Wahlgren. Introduction by Kenneth Anger.

Satanism and the silver screen: the bizarre friendship of Anton LaVey and Jayne Mansfield

Movie star Jayne Mansfield and notorious Satanist Anton LaVey met in 1966. Both were publicity conscious and made the most of the >>more
Trapart Books
ISBN 9789198324310
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 9.75 in. / 152 pgs / 12 color / 130 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

The "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and Images By The Zombies. Foreword by Tom Petty. Text by Scott B. Bomar, Cindy da Silva. Contributions by Brian Wilson, Carlos Santana, Paul Weller.

Released 50 years ago, and celebrated in this new book, the Zombies' final album Odessey and Oracle is a masterpiece of '60s rock

I remember first hearing 'She’s Not There' on the radio in my >>more
Reel Art Press/BMG Books
ISBN 9781909526440
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 10 in. / 152 pgs / 62 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/30/2017 | In stock

Freedom, Rhythm & Sound Edited by Gilles Peterson, Stuart Baker.

“A remarkable book” –The New Yorker
“If there can be such a thing as a revolutionary coffee table book, Freedom Rhythm & Sound is it—a chance to wallow in the Afrocentric visual language of the non-mainstream >>more
Soul Jazz Books
ISBN 9780957260061
US $34.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.75 x 11.75 in. / 192 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Dancehall By Beth Lesser. Edited by Stuart Baker.

This definitive study of the 1980s Jamaican Dancehall scene features hundreds of exclusive photographs and an accompanying text that capture a vibrant, globally influential and yet rarely documented culture that has mixed music, fashion and >>more
Soul Jazz Books
ISBN 9780957260085
US $34.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.75 x 11.75 in. / 216 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Looking for Lenin Photographs by Niels Ackermann. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Sébastien Gobert, Myroslava Hartmond.

The eerie beauty of Ukraine’s Lenin statues, toppled in the name of decommunization
In the process of decommunisation, Ukraine has toppled all its Lenin monuments. The authors have hunted down and photographed these banned Soviet >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191176
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 176 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017 | In stock

Soviet Bus Stops By Christopher Herwig. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Owen Hatherley.

On the heels of his bestselling Soviet Bus Stops, photographer Christopher Herwig locates fresh wonders of the Soviet vernacular in Georgia, Ukraine and Russia itself

After the popular and critical success of his first book, Soviet >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191183
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Holidays in Soviet Sanatoriums By Maryam Omidi. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell.

Architecturally diverse and ideologically staunch, Soviet sanatoriums were intended to edify and invigorate

Visiting a Soviet sanatorium is like stepping back in time. Originally built in the 1920s, they afforded workers a place to holiday, courtesy >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191190
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Space Colonies By Fabian Reimann.

A visionary assemblage of historical, present-day and speculative material on space colonies, inspired by the culture of the Whole Earth Catalog

At the beginning of the 1970s, American physicist Gerard K. O’Neill developed the first ideas >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051217
US $15.00 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 160 pgs / 83 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017 | Forthcoming

Vincent Sardon: The Stampographer

The Stampographer traverses the fantastic, anarchic imagination of Parisian artist Vincent Sardon (born 1970), whose dark, combative sense of humor is infused with Dadaist subversion and Pataphysical play.

Using rubber stamps he designs and manufactures himself, >>more
ISBN 9781938221163
US $32.50 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 10.5 in. / 108 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

Ray Johnson Text by Brad Gooch.

Ray Johnson (1927–95) was a seminal Pop artist, a proto-conceptualist and a pioneer of mail art.

Always one to throw sand in the gears of art-world institutions, he tended to circulate his work either in truly >>more
Matthew Marks Gallery
ISBN 9781944929114
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Clth, 6.75 x 9 in. / 192 pgs / 82 color / 5 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017 | Forthcoming

Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983 Edited with text by Ron Magliozzi, Sophie Cavoulacos. Text by J. Hoberman, Jenny Schlenzka, Laura Hoptman, Lucy Gallun, Ann Magnuson.

How one small, no-budget club became a crucible of East Village creativity

The East Village of the 1970s and 1980s continues to thrive in the public’s imagination around the world. Located in the basement of a >>more
The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9781633450301
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 176 pgs / 225 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Visionaire 66: Ritual Contributions by David Adjaye, Demna Gvasalia, Rupert Sanders

Visionaire releases its 66th issue, Ritual, with two sets of sculptures in the form of sculptural scented candles created by six world-renowned artists.

Each is published in an edition of 200 copies. The first set featured >>more
ISBN 9781941340028
US $1800.00 CAN $2350.00 SDNR20
Boxed, special edition, 6 x 9.5 in. / 3 candles.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 | Forthcoming

Kanye West: YEEZY Season 3–4 Zine Photographs by Jackie Nickerson.

Kanye West's lusciously produced zine for his YEEZY fashion creations

Kanye West: YEEZY Season 3–4 Zine showcases the third and fourth collections of Kanye West’s YEEZY footwear, apparel and accessories line, both presented in 2016. >>more
ISBN 9783958293304
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Pbk, 10.75 x 16.5 in. / 128 pgs / 87 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming

The Jewelry of Ideas Foreword by Caroline Baumann. Preface by Susan Grant Lewin. Edited with text by Ursula-Ilse Neuman. Text by Thomas Gentille.

Radical developments in jewelry from across the world, from traditional metalsmithing to computer-aided design

The Jewelry of Ideas is published in conjunction with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s exhibition celebrating gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303183
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7 x 9 in. / 176 pgs / 225 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Automata Text by Nicholas Foulkes.

Richly illustrated with etchings, manuscripts, and old documents, this book retraces the epic tale of the automaton from ancient times up to the present day.

Wondrous objects that are at once scientific and magical, automata testify >>more
Editions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782365111348
US $69.95 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 320 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017 | In stock

The Collector's Cabinet and Miniature Pharmacy Text by Paul Van Duin, Reinier Baarsen, Roelof Van Gelder, Annette I. Bierman, Gerhard C. Cadée, Dave Van Gompel.

The focus of this wonderfully designed, large-format book is an outstanding 18th-century Dutch cabinet of curiosities from the Rijksmuseum’s extraordinary furniture collection.

This cabinet houses a miraculous collection, including a mini-apothecary’s shop filled with more than >>more
NAi010 Publishers/Rijksmuseum
ISBN 9789491714726
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.75 x 16.5 in. / 184 pgs / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 08/22/2017 | Forthcoming

More Women in Trees “What are they all doing up there?” wondered the Zürich Tagesanzeiger. "It’s probably a forgotten popular sport,” suggested Der Spiegel. There was even speculation about the “secret sex life of trees.” One thing is certain: >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743150
US $24.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 7 in. / 112 pgs / 52 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 | Forthcoming
Jean Pigozzi: ME + CO

“We live in the age of the selfie,” Jerry Saltz wrote in 2014.

A few short years ago, one could say that people were still primarily interested in recording what was in front of them. Then, >>more
ISBN 9788862085502
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 5.5 in. / 168 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 | Forthcoming

Katherine Bernhardt Edited by Dan Nadel. Text by Nicole Rudick.

Bernhardt paints a brightly hued portrait of the glorious jumble of contemporary life

This is the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of Katherine Bernhardt’s wildly popular pattern paintings. Spanning 2013 through 2016, it collects >>more
ISBN 9780998523217
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 8 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017 | In stock


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