CONTEMPORARY ART MOVEMENTS

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Transparencies: Contemporary Art & a History of Glass

Introduction by Jeff Fleming. Text by William Warmus, Laura Burkhalter.

Featured object, by Jim Dingilian, is reproduced from <I>Transparencies: Contemporary Art & a History of Glass</I>.Transparencies brings together a group of international artists whose work explores glass as both medium and as subject matter. Each creates contemporary art that connects with the history of glass work, from luxury objects such as chandeliers and mirrors to household items like drinking vessels and light bulbs. Many forms of glass are represented, from delicate, hand-worked mirrors to industrial sheets of Plexiglas, as well as works that, despite appearances, are not made of glass at all. Combining sculpture, video and installation with traditional forms of artisan techniques such as stained glass and blown glass, Transparencies explores the role of glass in today’s contemporary art world as well as our everyday lives.Participating artists include Jim Dingilian, Matt Eskuche, Monir Farmanfarmaian, Laura Fritz, Rachel Lee Hovnanian, Ran Hwang, Luke Jerram, Karen LaMonte, Judith Schaechter and Fred Wilson.

Featured object, by Jim Dingilian, is reproduced from Transparencies: Contemporary Art & a History of Glass.

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Good Dreams, Bad Dreams

GOOD DREAMS, BAD DREAMS

Edited by Massimiliano Gioni. Contributions by Richard Prince.

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ISBN: 9788857232386
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Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Art of the Twentieth Century, Box Set

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By Gabriella Belli, Carlo Bertelli, Germano Celant, Ester Coen, Ida Gianelli. Edited by Valerio Terraroli.

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ISBN: 9788857222240
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Pub Date: 10/21/2014
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From Picasso to Koons

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Edited by Diane Venet. Text by Barbara Rose, Adrien Goetz.

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ISBN: 9788857211565
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Pub Date: 9/14/2011
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Summer Autumn Winter... and Spring

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By Till Ferath, Sam Bardaouil.

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ISBN: 9788857214849
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Pub Date: 4/21/2015
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By Valerio Terraroli, Gabriella Belli, Carlo Bertelli, Germano Celant, Ester Coen, Ida Gianelli.

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ISBN: 9788861301948
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Pub Date: 11/11/2008
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Art of the Twentieth Century, Volume V

ART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, VOLUME V

Edited by Valerio Terraroli.

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ISBN: 9788857201283
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Pub Date: 10/19/2010
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By Luca Traini, Debora Ferrari.

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ISBN: 9788857211640
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Pub Date: 9/4/2012
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Art of the Twentieth Century and Beyond

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By Loredana Parmesani.

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ISBN: 9788857214085
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Pub Date: 11/6/2012
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The Great Mother

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By Massimiliano Gioni.

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ISBN: 9788857228600
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Pub Date: 4/5/2016
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When Trash Becomes Art

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By Lea Vergine.

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ISBN: 9788876247286
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Pub Date: 6/5/2007
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Also-Space: From Hot to Something Else

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ISBN: 9789491677595
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Pub Date: 2/1/2017
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Terrazza

TERRAZZA

Text by Laura Barreca, Andrea Lissoni, Luca Lo Pinto, Costanza Paissan.

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ISBN: 9788831716420
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Pub Date: 3/24/2015
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