Spring 2018 Featured Latin-American Titles

Cuba, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Panama and Peru are all featured players in our Spring 2018 list. From the poetic “Violet Isle” photographs of husband-and-wife team, Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb to Lars Müller’s study of the architectural monuments and infrastructure along “La Ruta del Peregrino” (Mexico’s religious pilgrimage route), to the “essential” and absolutely illegible 70s writings of Mirtha Dermisache, this catalogue is filled with variety and surprsie. A first monograph on Afro-Brazilian sculptor Sonia Gomes, a collection of 650 works on paper by Guillermo Kuitca, and a study of the great 19th-century tastemaker, Eugenia Errázuriz (patron of Picasso and friend to Cocteau, Sargent and Rodin), all add to the mix.

Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb: Violet Isle
Text by Pico Iyer.

Back in print, this multilayered portrait of “the violet isle”—a little-known name for Cuba inspired by the rich color of the soil there—presents an engaging, at times unsettling document of a vibrant and vulnerable land. >>more

ISBN 9781942185376
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Slip, pbk, 10 x 11.25 in. / 144 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Landscape of Faith: Interventions Along the Mexican Pilgrimage Route
Edited by Tatiana Bilbao. Photographs by Iwan Baan.

La Ruta del Peregrino (the pilgrimage route) stretches a distance of 117 kilometers through the vast and imposing mountain range of Jalisco, Mexico. Approximately two million people participate each year in this religious phenomenon to >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784990
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 202 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
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Guillermo Kuitca: Collected Drawings
Edited by Sigismond de Vajay.

This extensive volume surveys the drawings of Argentinian artist Guillermo Kuitca (born 1961) from 1971 to 2017. Gathering together for the first time more than 650 works on paper selected from a body of more >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037645130
US $100.00 CAN $130.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 11.75 in. / 656 pgs / 680 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 Awaiting stock

Mirtha Dermisache: Selected Writings
Edited by Daniel Owen, Lisa Pearson.

Argentinian artist Mirtha Dermisache (1940–2012) wrote dozens of books, hundreds of letters and postcards, and countless texts. Not a single one was legible, yet, in their promixity to language, they all resonate with a mysterious >>more

Siglio/Ugly Duckling Presse
ISBN 9781938221170
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 8.75 in. / 128 pgs / 37 color / 54 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
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Sonia Gomes
Edited by Isabel Diegues. Text by Solange Farkas, Ricardo Sardenberg, Paulo Nazareth.

This first monograph on the extraordinary Afro-Brazilian sculptor Sonia Gomes (born 1948) brings together around 100 images of her works. The book traces the path of this artist who, by transforming found and donated materials >>more

Editora Cobogo
ISBN 9788555910210
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 10.25 in. / 144 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

The Real Beauty: The Artistic World of Eugenia Errázuriz
Text by Julie Pierotti.

One of the great tastemakers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Eugenia Huici Arguedas de Errázuriz (1860–1951) was born into a wealthy Chilean mining family in Bolivia. She married amateur painter José Tomás >>more

Dixon Gallery and Gardens
ISBN 9780997244526
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 In stock
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Arturo Soto: In the Heat
Edited by Rob van Hoesel. Text by Kevin Coleman.

Panama’s place in the collective imagination is frequently limited to its famous canal, exotic scenery and recent political history. Mexican photographer Arturo Soto (born 1981), however, is not interested in reproducing clichés; his work looks >>more

The Eriskay Connection
ISBN 9789492051288
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 64 pgs / 47 duotone.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Into the Heart of the World
Edited by Antonio De Vivo, Francesco Sauro.

The La Venta Association was founded in Italy in 1991 with the aim of organizing and running geographical exploration projects across the world. This volume highlights La Venta's explorations of the past 25 years, from >>more

ISBN 9788857231778
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 11.75 in. / 312 pgs / 284 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Javier Senosiain: Organic Architecture
Text by Luis Miguel Lus Arana.

To survey the work of Mexican architect Javier Senosiain (born 1948) requires a journey through a particular trajectory in the history of architecture, from Frank Lloyd Wright and Bruno Zevi to Alvar Aalto, Eero Saarinen >>more

ISBN 9786079489229
US $42.50 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 159 color / 46 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Reyes Ríos + Larraín: Place, Matter and Belonging
Foreword by Salvador Reyes Ríos. Text by Glenn Murcutt, Pablo Castro, Luis Millet, Gabriel Konzevik.

Reyes Ríos + Larraín is an architecture studio founded by Salvador Reyes Ríos and Josefina Larraín in Mérida, Yucatán. Reyes Ríos + Larraín is best known for their sensitive restoration of old mansions and haciendas >>more

ISBN 9786079489236
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 242 pgs / 215 color / 42 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Tatiana Bilbao: Perspectives
Text by Patrick Charpenel, Simon Hartmann, Raymund Ryan.

Located in Mexico City, Tatiana Bilbao Estudio is well known internationally for its use of traditional Mexican construction techniques, the highly sculptural effects of its buildings and its unusually collaborative approach toward each client. Founded >>more

ISBN 9786079489281
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 110 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Maci?as Peredo
Text by Billie Tsien, Josep Quetglas, Sergio Orti?z, Wonne Ickxs.

The Guadalajara-based architecture studio of Salvador Maci?as and Magui Peredo maintains a close connection to artisan and craft processes, each project drawing on the skills of expert builders. This book compiles some of the practice’s >>more

ISBN 9786078528646
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 268 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Mexico City Architecture Guide
Text by Miquel Adrià, Andrea Griborio, Alejandro Hernández Gálvez, Juan José Kochen.

Mexico City Architecture Guide is a compilation of more than 150 works of architecture dating from the early 20th century up to the present day. To help orient readers, the guide is divided into five >>more

Arquine/Secretari?a de Comunicaciones y Transportes/Fondo Mixto de Promocio?n Tu
ISBN 9786077784869
US $28.00 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4.75 x 8.25 in. / 232 pgs / 210 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Groups and Spaces in Mexico, Contemporary Art of the 90s
Edited by Patricia Sloane, Kurt Hollander. Foreword by Adam Tejpaul. Text by Eduardo Abaroa, Francis Alÿs, Olivier Debroise, Alejandro Díaz, Aldo Flores, et al. Epilogue by Rosa Olivares.

This book tells the story of a generation of artists and curators that transformed Mexico’s art scene in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. The title alludes to the now iconic building on Licenciado Verdad >>more

ISBN 9788417047184
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 10.5 in. / 588 pgs / 175 color / 177 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Helen Escobedo: Expanding Art Spaces
Text by Clara Bolívar, Julio García Murillo, Sol Henaro, et al.

Sculptor and installation artist Helen Escobedo (1934–2010) also helped to shape Mexico’s arts and culture through her work with the government and the national university system. This publication is the first to focus on Escobedo’s >>more

ISBN 9788417047269
US $19.95 CAN $25.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 216 pgs / 20 color / 59 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock

Juan Acha: Revolutionary Awakening
Text by Juan Acha, Aracy Amaral, Joaquín Barriendos, et al.

This publication explores the avant-garde art scene that emerged in Lima during the late 1960s through its most articulate spokesman, Juan Acha (1916–95). The work of the Peruvian-Mexican art critic is explored through Acha’s writings >>more

ISBN 9788417047085
US $19.95 CAN $25.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 296 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Carlos Amorales: Life in the Folds
Text by Pablo León de la Barra, Irmgard Emmelhainz, Humberto Beck, Josh Kun, Lizbeth Hernández. Interview by Mónica de la Torre.

Produced on the occasion of multimedia artist Carlos Amorales' (born 1970) project for the Mexican pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale, this book compiles an encrypted alphabet that Amorales uses to tell the story of >>more

ISBN 9788417047108
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 9 x 12.5 in. / 224 pgs / 187 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock
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Oscar Masotta: Theory as Action
Text by Olivier Debroise, Manuel Hernández, Ana Longoni, Cloe and Oscar Masotta.

This volume reconstructs the intellectual journey of the Argentinean thinker, critic and artist Oscar Masotta (1930–79). The publication explores Masotta’s wide-ranging theoretical interests and features documents and artworks revealing the artist’s belief in the theoretical >>more

ISBN 9788417047160
US $19.95 CAN $25.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 272 pgs / 38 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Lucas Arruda: Deserto-Modelo
Text by Milovan Farronat, Chris Sharp.

This is the first monograph on the paintings of Brazilian artist Lucas Arruda (born 1983), whose extremely delicate seascapes and landscapes verge closely on abstraction, foregrounding the materiality of paint.


Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867493111
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 FLAT40
Slip, hbk, 7.75 x 10.75 in. / 412 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 Awaiting stock
Lotty Rosenfeld
Text by Gerardo Mosquera, Alexia Tala.

This publication documents the work of Chilean interdisciplinary artist and founding member of Collective Art Action, Lotty Rosenfeld (born 1943), whose public interventions and performances through the '70s and '80s challenged the Pinochet regime in >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742641
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 220 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock

Cao Guimarães
Edited by Jaap Guldemond, Marente Bloemheuvel. Text by Consuelo Lins.

The latest book from Brazilian film and video artist Cao Guimarães (born 1965) celebrates the stories, people, folklore, views and landscapes of his native land, exploring larger themes of religion, connection to the landscape, magic, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462084162
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Edited with text by Friedrich von Borries, Moritz Ahlert. Text by Airen, et al.

This volume documents seven artistic interventions made by German and Mexican artists in the museums and cultural venues of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. The artists were invited to explore ideas of mobility.


RM/Goethe Institut Mexiko
ISBN 9788417047078
US $25.00 CAN $32.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 11 x 8.5 in. / 372 pgs / 46 color / 132 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Jonathan Moller: The Past Is Present
Foreword by José Pablo Baraybar. Text by Gisela Ortiz Perea, Renzo Adoni.

The Past Is Present features photographs of Peru and its history of armed conflict by Jonathan Moller (born 1963), a documentary photographer and human rights activist whose work focuses on the victims of state and >>more

ISBN 9788416714537
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 175 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock

Fernando Maselli: Artificial Infinite
Text by Eduardo Martínez de Pisón.

Artificial Infinite presents carefully staged landscape photographs by the Argentinian photographer Fernando Maselli (born 1978), who works as both an artistic and commercial photographer. Maselli’s images evoke the magnificence and terror of the sublime while >>more

La Fábrica
ISBN 9788417048228
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 11 x 15.75 in. / 64 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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