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GIFT BOOKS & POPULAR CULTURE

PUBLISHER
PictureBox

BOOK FORMAT
Flexi, 7.5 x 10.5 in. / 226 pgs / 250 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Out of stock indefinitely

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2007 p. 40   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780978972257 TRADE
List Price: $19.95 CDN $27.95

AVAILABILITY
Not available

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Yuichi Yokoyama: New Engineering


Yuichi Yokoyama makes comics in a unique language situated somewhere between the primal drives of William Blake and the elegant geometries of Sol Lewitt--they are works of philosophical complexity and stunning visual power, of which he has said, "I'm not trying to write stories that are set in the future, but rather to write stories which are delivered from references to any given epoch or time. If the history of the world had turned out differently from what we know today, men would live according to different sets of values and different aesthetics…It would be a civilization completely alien to ours." This first U.S. book on Yokoyama's work combines two of the artist's central themes: fighting and building. One set of graphic stories, Public Works, details massive structures being erected across a landscape. Plot is pushed aside in favor of sheer formal verve as we watch buildings, about which we know nothing, come into being. The other set of stories, Combats, is one sequence after another of elegantly choreographed battles. Manga comics have never seen a talent that combines this level of formal ambition with such exquisitely drawn depictions of fashion, art and architecture.
Yuichi Yokoyama: New Engineering

STATUS: Out of stock indefinitely.

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Andrea Bianconi: Stupidity Exercise Manual

ANDREA BIANCONI: STUPIDITY EXERCISE MANUAL

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857248738
USD $9.00
| CAN $13

Pub Date: 5/16/2023
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How to Not Fuck Up Your Art-World Happiness

HOW TO NOT FUCK UP YOUR ART-WORLD HAPPINESS

VERLAG FüR MODERNE KUNST

ISBN: 9783903439702
USD $14.95
| CAN $19.95

Pub Date: 4/4/2023
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ISBN: 9781739597603
USD $24.95
| CAN $34.95

Pub Date: 6/27/2023
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Russian Criminal Tattoo Archive

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FUEL PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9781739887803
USD $55.00
| CAN $77

Pub Date: 5/16/2023
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Football: Designing the Beautiful Game

FOOTBALL: DESIGNING THE BEAUTIFUL GAME

THE DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781872005614
USD $45.00
| CAN $63

Pub Date: 8/23/2022
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REDSTONE PRESS

ISBN: 9780995518193
USD $24.95
| CAN $33.95

Pub Date: 6/7/2022
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REDSTONE PRESS

ISBN: 9780995518186
USD $24.95
| CAN $33.95

Pub Date: 3/15/2022
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ONOMATOPEE PROJECTS

ISBN: 9789493148529
USD $28.00
| CAN $38.5

Pub Date: 11/16/2021
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HOME MADE RUSSIA

FUEL

ISBN: 9781916218475
USD $34.95
| CAN $46.95

Pub Date: 4/12/2022
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Kim Jong Il Looking at Things

KIM JONG IL LOOKING AT THINGS

JBE BOOKS

ISBN: 9782365680615
USD $49.95
| CAN $67.95

Pub Date: 4/12/2022
Active | In stock


F1 Heroes: Champions and Legends in the Photos of Motorsport Images

F1 HEROES: CHAMPIONS AND LEGENDS IN THE PHOTOS OF MOTORSPORT IMAGES

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857246673
USD $42.00
| CAN $57

Pub Date: 8/2/2022
Active | In stock


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ISBN: 9782365680509
USD $25.00
| CAN $34

Pub Date: 9/21/2021
Active | In stock