CONTEMPORARY ART MOVEMENTS

PUBLISHER
Skira

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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 225 color.

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Pub Date
Forthcoming

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ISBN 9788857243979 TRADE
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Common Practice Basketball

Edited by Carlos Rolón, Dan Peterson, John Dennis.

"Basketball and Chain" (2003), by Hank Willis Thomas, is reproduced from 'Common Practice Basketball.'

How basketball has furnished art with motifs, politics and more from pop art to contemporary portraiture

From David Hammons' Higher Goals and Robert Indiana’s Mecca Floor to the more recent works of Nina Chanel Abney and Titus Kaphar, basketball has proven an especially popular sport in art, whether in the depiction of players, or more abstract deployments of motifs, as in Barkley Hendricks, or as a means of treating themes of social inequality and political justice.

Gathering work by more than 100 artists from the 20th century to now, this volume reveals a little-discussed point of overlap between art and sport, in part to be found in the titular phrase “common practice”—“practice” in the sense of “to perform an activity or exercise regularly in order to improve or maintain one’s proficiency.” This book argues that the need to rehearse, discover and explore through the act of doing makes these two very different ideas of perfecting one’s craft very similar.

Artists include: Nina Chanel Abney, John Baldessari, Gina Beavers, Keith Haring, Barkley Hendricks, Robert Indiana, Titus Kaphar, Robert Longo, Claes Oldenburg & Coosje Van Bruggen, Robert Rauschenberg, Niki de Saint Phalle, Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei.


"Basketball and Chain" (2003), by Hank Willis Thomas, is reproduced from 'Common Practice Basketball.'

Common Practice Basketball

STATUS: Forthcoming | 5/4/2021

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Art of the Twentieth Century, Box Set

ART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, BOX SET

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

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857222240
USD $240.00
| CAN $315

Pub Date: 10/21/2014
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Good Dreams, Bad Dreams

GOOD DREAMS, BAD DREAMS

Edited by Massimiliano Gioni. Contributions by Richard Prince.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232386
USD $65.00
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Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Food

FOOD

Edited by Adelina von Fürstenberg.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857224985
USD $55.00
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Pub Date: 5/19/2015
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Lights On

LIGHTS ON

Edited by Gunnar B. Kvaran, Hanne Beate Ueland, Grete Arbu.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788861307926
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 4/14/2009
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Art on the Cutting Edge

ART ON THE CUTTING EDGE

By Lea Vergine.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788881187409
USD $29.95
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Pub Date: 7/1/2001
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Some Pigeons Are More Equal Than Others

SOME PIGEONS ARE MORE EQUAL THAN OTHERS

By Eric Ellingsen.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784655
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 12/15/2015
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Revolution in the Making

REVOLUTION IN THE MAKING

Edited by Paul Schimmel, Jenni Sorkin. Text by Elizabeth Smith, Anne Wagner.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857230658
USD $55.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 6/21/2016
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Love

LOVE

Edited by by Danilo Eccher.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857233574
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Public Collectors

PUBLIC COLLECTORS

INVENTORY PRESS

ISBN: 9781941753026
USD $28.00
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Pub Date: 11/1/2014
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Street Art, Fine Art

STREET ART, FINE ART

By Ingrid Beazley.

HENI PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9780956404190
USD $64.95
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Pub Date: 8/15/2014
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Street Art, Fine Art

STREET ART, FINE ART

By Ingrid Beazley.

HENI PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9780956404190
USD $64.95
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 8/15/2014
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Street Art, Fine Art

STREET ART, FINE ART

By Ingrid Beazley.

HENI PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9780956873859
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 1/15/2016
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