CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 5/17/2015
May 14-17, visit ARTBOOK and König Books at Frieze New York! For four short days, our super-deep, collaborative pop-up bookstore will present more than 1,000 new, classic, signed and rare titles from around the world, alongside limited editions like the signed and numbered print edition of Christopher Williams: Printed in Germany (below). Our store is located at the Southern entrance to the fair, near the VIP lounge. Scroll down for information about other featured titles, editions and book signings.
Above: Christopher Williams' Printed in Germany offset print (2015), 77x57 inches. Signed and numbered by the artist, this large format print accompanies the Christopher Williams: Printed in Germany limited edition of 50 plus 5 APs.
LIMITED EDITIONS & BOOK SPECIALS - ONLY FOR FRIEZE NEW YORK
Above: Thomas Bayrle's, Feuer im Weizen (1970), 18 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches. This graphic suite of 8 color serigraphs plus cover image comes housed in a perspex acrylic box. Each page is signed and numbered by the artist. Edition of 100.
Above: Hiroshi Sugimoto, "Lightning Fields 304" and "Lightning Fields 289" (2014). These 11x14 inch gelatin silver prints from Sugimoto’s Lightning Fields series were produced to accompany The Long Never, Damiani and Matsumoto Editions' limited edition book featuring 65 artworks by Sugimoto and an original text by Jonathan Safran Foer. For this total edition of 50, Sugimoto printed each image in an edition of 25. Every print is signed by the artist. The book and print come housed in a custom-made brushed aluminum box.
Above: On Kawara: One Million Years, 2 volumes (1999). This is a numbered edition of Kawara's 4024-page limited edition. Edition of 500. (The complete edition comprises 60 signed and numbered editions; 500 numbered copies; and 10 APs).
Above: A sample of some of the advance copies we'll preview at the fair. Books like Wolfgang Tillmans: The Cars, Aby Warburg's L'Atlas Mnémosyne, Wade Guyton: WG: 3031, Annie Le Brun's Sade: Attaquer le Soleil for the Musée d'Orsay, and Philip Guston: Prints are not yet available anywhere else in the United States.
Above: Leave time to browse specially priced titles like Josef Albers - To Open Eyes: At the Bauhaus, Black Mountain, and Yale, Marcel Dzama - The Never Known Into the Forgotten, Claes Oldenburg in the 60s: From Street to Mouse, and Chris Burden. Other specially priced books include Eva Hesse - Catalogue Raisonne. Vol. I: Paintings. Vol. II: Sculpture, the compendium CREAMIER: Contemporary Art in Culture:
10 Curators, 100 Contemporary Artists, 10 Sources, and the fashion monograph Jeanloup Sieff - Fashion 1960-2000, among others. Feel free to stack these well priced books at the register: we ship for free in the United States!
BOOK SIGNING AT THE ARTBOOK & KÖNIG BOOKS BOOKSTORE
Saturday, May 13, 3PM
Join the best-selling author of Seven Days in the Art World, signing copies of her newest behind-the-scenes look at the art world, 33 Artists in 3 Acts (W. W. Norton).
A SELECTION OF OUR SIGNED BOOKS
Ronan & Erwin Bouroullec (Phaidon)
Thomas Campbell (Um Yeah Press)
Richard Deacon (Phaidon)
Tacita Dean (Steidl)
Stan Douglas (Phaidon)
Sasha Eisenman (Damiani)
Dennis Feldman (Damiani)
Jason Fulford (The Soon Institute)
Greg Gorman (Damiani)
Alex Katz (Phaidon)
Mona Kuhn (Steidl)
Michael Light (Radius Books)
Steve McCurry (Phaidon)
Joel Meyerowitz (Phaidon)
Martin Parr and Gerry Badger (Phaidon)
Grayson Perry (Penguin)
Wilhelm Sasnal (Phaidon)
Ken Schles (Steidl)
Steven Shore (Phaidon)
Arne Svenson (Julie Saul Gallery)
Sarah Thornton (W. W. Norton & Company)
Tomi Ungerer (Phaidon)
Zhang Xiaogang (Phaidon)
For more information about the fair, visit Frieze New York .
WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 372 pgs / 138 color.