Art: Course Titles

Agnes Martin Edited by Frances Morris, Tiffany Bell. Text by Marion Ackermann, Rachel Barker, Jacquelynn Baas, Tiffany Bell, Christina Bryan Rosenberger, Briony Fer, Lena Fritsch, Anna Lovatt, Frances Morris, Maria Müller-Schareck, Richard Tobin, Rosemarie Trockel.

This groundbreaking survey provides an in-depth account of Martin's artistic career, from lesser-known early experimental works through her striped and gridded grey paintings and use of color in various formats, to a group of her >>more
ISBN 9781938922763
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Hbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 272 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 07/28/2015 In stock | In stock

Hilma af Klint: Paintings for the Future Edited with text by Tracey Bashkoff. Contributions by Tessel M. Bauduin, Daniel Birnbaum, Briony Fer, Vivien Greene, David Max Horowitz, Andrea Kollnitz, Helen Molesworth, Julia Voss.

When Swedish artist Hilma af Klint died in 1944 at the age of 81, she left behind more than 1,000 paintings and works on paper that she had kept largely private during her lifetime. Believing >>more
Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892075430
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 244 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 In stock | In stock

Soul of a Nation Edited with text by Mark Godfrey, Zoé Whitley. Contributions by Linda Goode Bryant, Susan E. Cahan, David Driskell, Edmund Barry Gaither, Jae Jarrell, Wadsworth Jarrell, Samella Lewis.

In the period of radical change that was 1963–83, young black artists at the beginning of their careers confronted difficult questions about art, politics and racial identity. How to make art that would stand as >>more
ISBN 9781942884170
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Hbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 203 color / 33 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock | In stock

Sargent's Daughters By Erica E. Hirshler. One of the most celebrated painters of his day, John Singer Sargent defines for many the style, optimism and opulence of turn-of-the-century America. Among his renowned portraits, "The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit" stands alongside >>more
MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467426
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Clth, 5.75 x 7.75 in. / 262 pgs / 25 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 In stock | In stock
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series Edited by Leah Dickerman, Elsa Smithgall. Text by Elizabeth Alexander, Rita Dove, Nikky Finney, Terrance Hayes, Tyehimba Jess, Yusef Komunyakaa, Patricia Spears Jones, Natasha Trethewey, Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, Crystal Williams, Kevin Young.

In 1941, Jacob Lawrence, then just 23 years old, made a series of 60 small tempera paintings on the Great Migration, the decades-long mass movement of black Americans from the rural South to the urban >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450400
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 192 pgs / 77 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2017 In stock | In stock

Bauhaus: 1919–1933 Text by Barry Bergdoll, Leah Dickerman, Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Brigid Doherty, Hal Foster, Charles W. Haxthausen, Andreas Huyssen, Michael Jennings, Juliet Kinchin, Ellen Lupton, Christine Mehring, Detlef Mertins, Marco De Michelis, Peter Nisbet, Paul Monty Paret, Alex Potts, Frederic J. Schwarz, T'ai Smith, Adrian Sudhalter, Klaus Weber, Christopher Wilk, Matthew S. Witkovsky.

The Bauhaus, the school of art and design founded in Germany in 1919 and shut down by the Nazis in 1933, brought together artists, architects and designers—among them Anni and Josef Albers, Herbert Bayer, Marcel >>more
D.A.P./The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9781942884194
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 344 pgs / 475 images
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock | In stock

It Is Almost That Edited by Lisa Pearson. A marvelously bold interdisciplinary anthology, It Is Almost That collects works by women artists and writers who have constructed hybrid environments that merge image and text. The works in this collection are supremely imaginative in >>more
ISBN 9780979956263
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Clth, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 296 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011 In stock | In stock
Paul Klee: Pedagogical Sketchbook Edited by Lars Müller. Introduction by Astrid Bähr.

Active at the Bauhaus between 1920 and 1931, teaching in the bookbinding, stained glass and mural-painting workshops, Paul Klee (1879–1940) brought his expressive blend of color and line to the school—and, with the second volume >>more
Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785850
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Hbk, 7 x 9 in. / 56 pgs / 87 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock | In stock

Landscape Painting Now Edited by Todd Bradway. Text by Barry Schwabsky. Contributions by Susan A. Van Scoy, Robert R. Shane, Louise Sørensen.

Although the fact may be surprising to some, landscape painting is positively thriving in the 21st century—indeed, the genre has arguably never felt as vital as it does today. The reasons why, if speculative, surely >>more
ISBN 9781942884262
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Hbk, 11 x 10.25 in. / 368 pgs / 420 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock | In stock

Show Time: The 50 Most Influential Exhibitions of Contemporary Art Edited and with text by Jens Hoffmann. Conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist, Massimiliano Gioni, Maria Lind, Jessica Morgan, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Adriano Pedrosa, Mary Jane Jacob. This monumental new book explores the recent history of exhibition-making, looking at the radical shifts that have taken place in the practice of curating contemporary art over the last 20 years. Tracing a history of >>more
D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781938922336
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Hbk, 8 x 10.25 in. / 256 pgs / 187 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 In stock | In stock
Antonello da Messina: Inside Painting Edited by Giovanni C.F. Villa. Text by Jhumpa Lahiri, Elisabetta Rasy, Giorgio Montefoschi, Nicola Gardini, Roberto Alajmo.

Antonello da Messina is one of the earliest virtuosos of oil painting, a true Renaissance master who—via the influence of the Flemish painters—raised perspective and geometric rigor to new heights of clarity and serenity. His >>more
ISBN 9788857238982
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 06/25/2019 In stock | In stock

Black Mountain Edited by Eugen Blume, Catherine Nichols, Matilda Felix, Gabriele Knapstein. Text by Gabriele Brandstetter, Brenda Danilowitz, Arnold Dreyblatt, Fabienne Eggelhöfer, Matilda Felix, Mary Emma Harris, Gabriele Knapstein, Annette Jael Lehmann, Catherine Nichols, Andi Schoon, Craig Schuftan, Alice Sebrell.

Founded in North Carolina in 1933, Black Mountain College ranks alongside the Bauhaus as one of the most innovative schools of the 20th century. Inspired by the forward-thinking pedagogical ideas of philosopher John Dewey, the >>more
Spector Books/Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
ISBN 9783959052689
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.5 in. / 464 pgs / 22 color / 450 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 In stock | In stock

Leonardo da Vinci: Under the Skin By Stephen Farthing, Michael Farthing.

Leonardo da Vinci created many of the most beautiful and important drawings in the history of Western art. His anatomical drawings became the yardstick for the early study of the human body. From their unique >>more
Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520091
US $27.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock | In stock


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