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Spring 2014 Featured Latin-American Titles

Lygia Clark: The Abandonment of Art Edited by Cornelia Butler, Luis Pérez-Oramas. Text by Sergio Bessa, Eleonora Fabião, Briony Fer, Geaninne Gutiérrez-Guimarães, André Lepecki, Zeuler Lima, Christine Macel, Frederico de Oliveira Coelho. Published in conjunction with a major retrospective of the work of Brazilian painter, sculptor and performance artist Lygia Clark, this publication presents a linear and progressive survey of the artist’s groundbreaking practice. Having trained with >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708909
US $75.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Ana Mendieta: Traces Foreword by Ralph Rugoff. Text by Julia Bryan-Wilson, Adrian Heathfield, Stephanie Rosenthal. During her short career, Ana Mendieta (1948–85) created a body of work that was provocative and radically inventive. Using her own body, together with elemental materials--blood, fire, earth and water--she created visceral tableaux and ephemeral >>more
Hayward Publishing
ISBN 9781853323171
US $39.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 10.5 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2014 Active/In stock
Gego: Line as Object Text by Eva M. Froitzheim, et al. Many of the works of Gego (1912–1994) can be turned around, walked around or walked through, so that their composition seems to be constantly changing. Filigreed and minimal, so light that they almost seem to >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775737401
US $45.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7.25 x 9.75 in. / 248 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Posada: A Century of Skeletons Text by Juan Villoro, Mercurio López, Helia Bonilla, Montserrat Gali, Rafael Barajas. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Posada’s death, A Century of Skeletons collects nearly 1,000 reproductions of original prints, including dozens of engravings never before published. Over the last century, Posada’s satirical illustrations wit >>more
ISBN 9788415118664
US $65.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Clth, 9 x 12 in. / 376 pgs / 968 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Frida by Ishiuchi Text by Miyako Ishiuchi, Hilda Trujillo, Gannit Ankori, Circe Henestrosa. Frida by Ishiuchi is the first photographic documentation ever published of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s personal attire and belongings, as portrayed by Japanese artist Miyako Ishiuchi. The victim of a nearly fatal bus accident as >>more
RM/Museo Frida Kahlo
ISBN 9788415118695
US $45.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.25 in. / 144 pgs / 117 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Mira Cuba: The Cuban Poster Art from 1959 Edited by Luigino Bardellotti, Simona Biolcati, Ivo Boscariol. Introduction by Mario Piazza. Text by Leonardo Padura Fuentes, Pepe Menendez, Niko, Sara Vega, Reynaldo Gonzales, Olivio Martinez, Rafael Morante, Richard Frick. Many eras have passed in Cuba since Fidel Castro took office in 1959 after the Revolution, but the special character of the graphic art spawned in that chaotic, fertile moment has endured, as this volume >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836626991
US $40.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Bernard Plossu in México: ¡Vámonos! Edited by Salvador Albiñana, Juan García de Oteyza. For more than 15 years, French photographer Bernard Plossu took extended trips to Mexico to photograph people, landscapes and a culture in flux. ¡Vámanos! Bernard Plossu in México captures the bohemian adventures of this traveler’s >>more
Aperture/Fundación Televisa
ISBN 9781597112765
US $125.00 CAN $125.00 FLAT40
Clth, 11.25 x 12.75 in. / 336 pgs / 30 color / 300 duotone.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Fernando Botero Edited by Mitchell Anderson, Krystyna Gmurzynska, Mathias Rastorfer. Introduction and interview by Krystyna Gmurzynska, Mathias Rastorfer. This publication is comprised of more than 20 new pieces by Colombian painter, draftsman and sculptor Fernando Botero (born 1932), probably the best-known Latin American artist working today. The book, handsomely bound in linen with >>more
Galerie Gmurzynska AG
ISBN 9783905792188
US $50.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 92 pgs / 40 color / 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Hélio Oiticica: The Great Labyrinth Edited by Susanne Gaensheimer, Max Hinderer Cruz. Text by Hélio Oiticica. Hélio Oiticica (1937–1980) altered the Brazilian art scene, and his works broke with accepted conventions. His oeuvre was of great importance to the breakthrough of Tropicália, the cultural movement that protested the repressions of the >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775737296
US $60.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 336 pgs / 71 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/In 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
ISBN 9788415832386
US $49.95 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 500 pgs / 620 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting 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
ISBN 9788415832393
US $49.95 CAN $49.95 TRADE
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
ISBN 9788415118701
US $45.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.75 x 12 in. / 450 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
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
US $40.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/Awaiting 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
US $45.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 128 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Luis Camnitzer in Conversation with Alexander Alberro The Fundación Cisneros’ Conversaciones/Conversations series publishes firsthand testimonies of leading artists and intellectuals from Latin America. German-born Uruguayan Luis Camnitzer (born 1937) has been an influential artist, theorist, teacher >>more
Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354490
US $25.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 9.25 in. / 240 pgs / 124 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Alex Wollner: Brasil Design Visual Edited by Klaus Klemp, Julia Koch, Matthias Wagner K. Foreword by Antonio Grassi, Marta Suplicy, Matthias Wagner K. Text by Klaus Klemp, Julia Koch, Malou von Muralt, René Spitz, André Stolarski, Alexandre Wollner. Alexandre Wollner (born 1928) is one of the most important and successful graphic designers of the second half of the twentieth century. He played a prominent role in the artistic, cultural and economic foundation of >>more
ISBN 9783803032140
US $75.00 CAN $75.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 10.5 x 10.25 in. / 324 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 Active/In stock
Gabriel Figueroa: Under the Mexican Sky Text by Claudia Monterde. The films of Gabriel Figueroa (1907–1997) constitute an essential node in the network of exchanges and appropriations that formed Mexico’s cultural identity in the early and middle decades of the twentieth century. Featuring color images >>more
ISBN 9788415832492
US $35.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Pbk, 10.75 x 7.5 in. / 208 pgs / 183 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Gabriel Orozco: Natural Motion Edited by Yilmaz Dziewior. Text by Yilmaz Dziewior, Pablo Soler Frost, María Minera, André Rottmann. Natural Motion brings together well-known works by Gabriel Orozco (born 1962), such as Dark Wave (an enormous suspended and decorated whale skeleton), alongside examples of more recent work, such as carved river stones, plus a >>more
Kunsthaus Bregenz
ISBN 9783863353308
US $65.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.27 x 10.51 in. / 266 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Carlos Amorales: Germinal Edited by José Kuri, Mónica Manzutto. Text by Carlos Amorales, Michel Blancsubé, Magnolia de la Garza, Jon Kun, Reinaldo Laddaga. Germinal brings together a series by Mexican multimedia artist Carlos Amorales (born 1970) that stem from an alphabet invented by the artist. Ranging from posters, books and newspapers to sculpture and video, these works occupy >>more
ISBN 9783037643389
US $59.95 CAN $59.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 384 pgs / 176 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/In stock
The Maya in Campeche Foreword by Fernando E. Ortega Bernés, Rafael Tovar y De Teresa, Carlos Vidal Angles. Text by Mario Humberto Ruz Sosa, Daniela Maldonado Cano, Briceida Cuevas Cob, Cessia Esther Chuc Uc, Ella Fanny Quintal Avilés, Fidencio Briceño Chel, María Jesús Cen Montuy. Through photographs and population data, this publication provides an anthropological view of the Mayan habitants of the Campeche region in southeastern Mexico. It includes essays on the social organization of the communities, and their linguistic >>more
ISBN 9788415832379
US $60.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Clth, 11.5 x 13 in. / 262 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock

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