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DATE 6/11/2022

Artbook @ MoMA PS1 presents the launch of Joy Ladin's 'Shekhinah Speaks'

DATE 6/2/2022

Rizzoli Bookstore presents Matthew Brookes and Zack Raffin launching 'Into the Wild'

DATE 6/1/2022

Celebrate LGBTQ Pride, June 2022!

DATE 5/22/2022

The great American journey, captured in 'Real Photo Postcards'

DATE 5/21/2022

Museum Store of the Month: MCA Store at MCA Chicago

DATE 5/20/2022

'Frédéric Bruly Bouabré: World Unbound' is a New Release this week!

DATE 5/18/2022

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

DATE 5/17/2022

'Matisse: The Red Studio' is NEW from MoMA!

DATE 5/15/2022

'Ellsworth Kelly: Postcards' is on view at Matthew Marks

DATE 5/15/2022

Artbook @ MoMA PS1 presents Lauren O’Neill-Butler for the launch of 'Let’s Have a Talk: Conversations with Women on Art and Culture'

DATE 5/14/2022

Artbook @ Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles Bookstore presents the launch of Christopher Soto's 'Diaries of a Terrorist'

DATE 5/13/2022

‘William Wegman: Writing by Artist’ is NEW from Primary Information!

DATE 5/12/2022

1014 presents 'Plastic. Remaking Our World' with Jochen Eisenbrand

DATE 5/11/2022

In 'Charles Ray,' a physicality embedded in a mentality

DATE 5/9/2022

A new facsimile of 'Black Phoenix: Third World Perspectives on Contemporary Art and Culture'

DATE 5/8/2022

Happy Mother's Day!

DATE 5/6/2022

Summertime Staff Picks, 2022

DATE 5/5/2022

Hot Book Alert: 'Hilary Pecis' is a New Release this week!

DATE 5/4/2022

Rizzoli presents 'Garmenting' with Alexandra Schwartz, Lydia Brawner and Enoch Cheng

DATE 5/4/2022

Stunning 'Graciela Iturbide: Heliotropo 37' is NEW from Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain

DATE 5/2/2022

Photography as a tool of resistance in 'Our Selves: Photographs by Women Artists'

DATE 4/29/2022

Jonny Trunk’s ‘A–Z of Record Shop Bags’ is new from FUEL!

DATE 4/26/2022

Visions of Motherhood

DATE 4/26/2022

‘Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse’ is on view at LACMA!

DATE 4/25/2022

'Cy Twombly: Making Past Present' is NEW from MFA Boston

DATE 4/23/2022

Readers and Lovers unite with Nicole Rudick's (Auto)biography of Niki de Saint Phalle

DATE 4/20/2022

Celebrate Earth Day with the hyperreal feel of 'Landscape Painting Now'

DATE 4/17/2022

Tapping into the joy of Cherry Blossom season

DATE 4/16/2022

Museum Store of the Month: MoMA Design Store

DATE 4/15/2022

Food, art and exile in Michael Rakowitz's 'A House with a Date Palm Will Never Starve'

DATE 4/15/2022

'Marisol and Warhol Take New York' opens at Pérez Art Museum!

DATE 4/15/2022

Aquavella presents 'Unnatural Nature: Post-Pop Landscapes,' curated by Todd Bradway

DATE 4/12/2022

Spring blossoms bring summer fruit in 'An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts'

DATE 4/12/2022

Spring has sprung and we're book-foraging with 'John Cage: A Mycological Foray—Variations on Mushrooms'

DATE 4/10/2022

'Afro-Atlantic Histories' opens at NGADC

DATE 4/10/2022

Artbook @ Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles Bookstore presents David Horvitz signing new artist's books

DATE 4/8/2022

LJ Roberts: Carry You With Me

DATE 4/7/2022

Join Artbook & MCA Chicago Store at EXPO CHICAGO 2022!

DATE 4/6/2022

AfriCOBRA on our minds

DATE 4/4/2022

'City of Cinema: Paris 1850–1907' is NEW from DelMonico Books and LACMA

DATE 4/2/2022

Sandro Miller's 'Crowns: My Hair, My Soul, My Freedom' is NEW from Skira

DATE 3/31/2022

'Robert Houle: Red Is Beautiful' is NEW from DelMonico Books and Art Gallery of Ontario

DATE 3/30/2022

Letterform Archive & Cooper Hewitt present 'Bauhaus Typography at 100' with Ellen Lupton

DATE 3/30/2022

Bauhaus Typography, Still Thrilling after 100 Years

DATE 3/27/2022

'Hilma af Klint: Paintings for the Future' is Back in Stock!

DATE 3/24/2022

'Louise Bourgeois: The Woven Child' is NEW from Hatje Cantz

DATE 3/22/2022

'(Nothing but) Flowers' is NEW from Karma Books, New York

DATE 3/22/2022

Spring Fever!

DATE 3/19/2022

Arcana presents Richard Misrach signing 'Notations'

DATE 3/19/2022

Museum Store of the Month: LACMA Store

DATE 3/19/2022

Museum Store of the Month: LACMA Store


STAFF PICKS | FROM THE SHELVES

AVERY LOZADA | DATE 6/1/2022

Celebrate LGBTQ Pride, June 2022!

Tom Atwood: Kings & Queens in Their CastlesTom Atwood: Kings & Queens in Their Castles
LGBT: San FranciscoLGBT: San Francisco
Devan Shimoyama: All the RageDevan Shimoyama: All the Rage
Tabboo!: 1982–88Tabboo!: 1982–88
Writing a Chrysanthemum: The Drawings of Rick BartonWriting a Chrysanthemum: The Drawings of Rick Barton
David Hockney: Drawing from LifeDavid Hockney: Drawing from Life
Frida Kahlo: Her PhotosFrida Kahlo: Her Photos
Berenice Abbott: Portraits of ModernityBerenice Abbott: Portraits of Modernity
Matthew Leifheit: To Die AliveMatthew Leifheit: To Die Alive
Tom Bianchi: 63 E 9th StreetTom Bianchi: 63 E 9th Street
Jack Pierson: The Hungry YearsJack Pierson: The Hungry Years
Karlheinz Weinberger: PhotographsKarlheinz Weinberger: Photographs
Kiss My GendersKiss My Genders
Leigh Bowery LooksLeigh Bowery Looks
Peter Berlin: Icon, Artist, PhotosexualPeter Berlin: Icon, Artist, Photosexual
Robert Mapplethorpe: Almodóvar's GazeRobert Mapplethorpe: Almodóvar's Gaze
Andy Warhol's The Chelsea GirlsAndy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls
Alvin Baltrop: The PiersAlvin Baltrop: The Piers
Darrel EllisDarrel Ellis
Troy Montes-Michie: Rock of EyeTroy Montes-Michie: Rock of Eye
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 5/18/2022

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

Michael Jang: Who Is Michael Jang?Michael Jang: Who Is Michael Jang?
Sutra and BibleSutra and Bible
Displaced: Manzanar 1942–1945Displaced: Manzanar 1942–1945
Godzilla: Asian American Arts NetworkGodzilla: Asian American Arts Network
Global AsiasGlobal Asias
Glenn Kaino: This Book Is a PromiseGlenn Kaino: This Book Is a Promise
We Do Not Dream AloneWe Do Not Dream Alone
Rolling the R'sRolling the R's
David Tung Can't Have a Girlfriend Until He Gets Into an Ivy League CollegeDavid Tung Can't Have a Girlfriend Until He Gets Into an Ivy League College
Kenro Izu: SeductionKenro Izu: Seduction
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 5/6/2022

Summertime Staff Picks, 2022

Jeff Divine: 70s Surf PhotographsJeff Divine: 70s Surf Photographs
Matthew Brookes: Into the WildMatthew Brookes: Into the Wild
The Swimming Pool in PhotographyThe Swimming Pool in Photography
Dream PoolsDream Pools
Godlis: MiamiGodlis: Miami
Peter Kayafas: Coney Island WaterdancePeter Kayafas: Coney Island Waterdance
Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah: Andy Sweet's Summer Camp 1977Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah: Andy Sweet's Summer Camp 1977
Martin Parr: Beach TherapyMartin Parr: Beach Therapy
Robert Adams: Sea StoneRobert Adams: Sea Stone
Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb: WavesAlex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb: Waves
Sunset CocktailsSunset Cocktails
Dewey Nicks: Polaroids of WomenDewey Nicks: Polaroids of Women
Massimo Vitali: Entering a New WorldMassimo Vitali: Entering a New World
Matthew Leifheit: To Die AliveMatthew Leifheit: To Die Alive
Cape Cod ModernCape Cod Modern
Susan Meiselas: Tar BeachSusan Meiselas: Tar Beach
Joseph Szabo: LifeguardJoseph Szabo: Lifeguard
Joseph Szabo: HometownJoseph Szabo: Hometown
Jack Pierson: The Hungry YearsJack Pierson: The Hungry Years
Ben Watts: Montauk DreamingBen Watts: Montauk Dreaming
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 4/26/2022

Visions of Motherhood

Mother! Origin of LifeMother! Origin of Life
The Great MotherThe Great Mother
Inside Out: The Prints of Mary CassattInside Out: The Prints of Mary Cassatt
Sophie Calle: Rachel MoniqueSophie Calle: Rachel Monique
Dorothea Lange: Migrant MotherDorothea Lange: Migrant Mother
Gillian Wearing: Family StoriesGillian Wearing: Family Stories
The Family Of ManThe Family Of Man
Martine Fougeron: Nicolas & Adrien. A World with Two SonsMartine Fougeron: Nicolas & Adrien. A World with Two Sons
Nancy Borowick: The Family ImprintNancy Borowick: The Family Imprint
Joanna KirkJoanna Kirk
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 3/22/2022

Spring Fever!

Landscape Painting NowLandscape Painting Now
The Art and Craft of Garden MakingThe Art and Craft of Garden Making
David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring in Normandy, 2020David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring in Normandy, 2020
Damien Hirst: Cherry BlossomsDamien Hirst: Cherry Blossoms
Luiz Zerbini: BotanicaLuiz Zerbini: Botanica
An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & NutsAn Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts
Terri Weifenbach: Cloud PhysicsTerri Weifenbach: Cloud Physics
Immersion: Living and Learning in an Olmsted GardenImmersion: Living and Learning in an Olmsted Garden
(Nothing but) Flowers(Nothing but) Flowers
Ann Craven: Birds We KnowAnn Craven: Birds We Know
John Cage: A Mycological ForayJohn Cage: A Mycological Foray
Joel Meyerowitz: Wild FlowersJoel Meyerowitz: Wild Flowers
On the Necessity of GardeningOn the Necessity of Gardening
Karl Blossfeldt: MasterworksKarl Blossfeldt: Masterworks
Brian Clarke: VespersBrian Clarke: Vespers
CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 3/1/2022

Women's History Month Recommended Reading, 2022

What Is Now Known Was Once Only Imagined: An (Auto)biography of Niki de Saint PhalleWhat Is Now Known Was Once Only Imagined: An (Auto)biography of Niki de Saint Phalle
Faith Ringgold: Politics / PowerFaith Ringgold: Politics / Power
The New Woman's Survival CatalogThe New Woman's Survival Catalog
Georgia O’KeeffeGeorgia O’Keeffe
Frida Kahlo: Her UniverseFrida Kahlo: Her Universe
Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Living AbstractionSophie Taeuber-Arp: Living Abstraction
See Red Women's WorkshopSee Red Women's Workshop
Inside Out: The Prints of Mary CassattInside Out: The Prints of Mary Cassatt
Beyond Mammy, Jezebel & SapphireBeyond Mammy, Jezebel & Sapphire
Mother! Origin of LifeMother! Origin of Life
Carolee Schneemann: Uncollected TextsCarolee Schneemann: Uncollected Texts
Meret Oppenheim: My ExhibitionMeret Oppenheim: My Exhibition
Wangechi Mutu: I Am Speaking, Are You Listening?Wangechi Mutu: I Am Speaking, Are You Listening?
Hilma af Klint: Paintings for the FutureHilma af Klint: Paintings for the Future
Betty Tompkins: Raw MaterialBetty Tompkins: Raw Material
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 2/14/2022

How Do I Love Thee?

Love, IceboxLove, Icebox
Anni and Josef AlbersAnni and Josef Albers
SweetheartsSweethearts
Modern LoveModern Love
Love & Hate & Other MysteriesLove & Hate & Other Mysteries
Love StoriesLove Stories
John Stezaker: LoveJohn Stezaker: Love
Araki: Impossible LoveAraki: Impossible Love
Arthur Elgort: I Love...Arthur Elgort: I Love...
All You Need Is LoveAll You Need Is Love
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 2/9/2022

Happy 90th Birthday, Gerhard Richter!

Gerhard Richter: Drawings 1999–2021Gerhard Richter: Drawings 1999–2021
Gerhard Richter: Two Grey Double Mirrors for a Pendulum in MünsterGerhard Richter: Two Grey Double Mirrors for a Pendulum in Münster
Gerhard Richter: LandscapeGerhard Richter: Landscape
The Richter InterviewsThe Richter Interviews
Gerhard Richter: 100 Self-PortraitsGerhard Richter: 100 Self-Portraits
Gerhard Richter: Colour ChartsGerhard Richter: Colour Charts
Gerhard Richter: PanoramaGerhard Richter: Panorama
Gerhard Richter: BirkenauGerhard Richter: Birkenau
Gerhard Richter: NovemberGerhard Richter: November
Gerhard Richter: BooksGerhard Richter: Books
Gerhard Richter: War Cut (English Edition)Gerhard Richter: War Cut (English Edition)
Gerhard Richter: BeirutGerhard Richter: Beirut
Gerhard Richter: Night SketchesGerhard Richter: Night Sketches
Gerhard Richter: Obrist-O’BristGerhard Richter: Obrist-O’Brist
Gerhard Richter: ZufallGerhard Richter: Zufall
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 2/1/2022

Celebrate Black History with these 2022 Staff Picks!

Afro-Atlantic HistoriesAfro-Atlantic Histories
Black Ivy: A Revolt in StyleBlack Ivy: A Revolt in Style
Soul of a NationSoul of a Nation
Young, Gifted and Black: A New Generation of ArtistsYoung, Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists
Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop GenerationWriting the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation
Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat
Faith Ringgold: Politics / PowerFaith Ringgold: Politics / Power
Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae RoweReally Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe
Gordon Parks: The Atmosphere of Crime, 1957Gordon Parks: The Atmosphere of Crime, 1957
Lee Friedlander: Prayer Pilgrimage for FreedomLee Friedlander: Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Isaac Julien: Lessons of the Hour – Frederick DouglassIsaac Julien: Lessons of the Hour – Frederick Douglass
Black Lives 1900: W.E.B. Du Bois at the Paris ExpositionBlack Lives 1900: W.E.B. Du Bois at the Paris Exposition
Yo! The Early Days of Hip Hop 1982–84Yo! The Early Days of Hip Hop 1982–84
Sue Kwon: RAP IS RISENSue Kwon: RAP IS RISEN
Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in AmericaReconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America
In Search of African American SpaceIn Search of African American Space
The Soul of a Nation ReaderThe Soul of a Nation Reader
Whitewalling: Art, Race & Protest in 3 ActsWhitewalling: Art, Race & Protest in 3 Acts
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration SeriesJacob Lawrence: The Migration Series
Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?
CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 1/3/2022

On View Now!

Afro-Atlantic HistoriesAfro-Atlantic Histories
Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Living AbstractionSophie Taeuber-Arp: Living Abstraction
Gillian Wearing: Wearing MasksGillian Wearing: Wearing Masks
Vasily Kandinsky: Around the CircleVasily Kandinsky: Around the Circle
Meret Oppenheim: My ExhibitionMeret Oppenheim: My Exhibition
Milton AveryMilton Avery
Matthew Wong: Blue ViewMatthew Wong: Blue View
Light, Space, Surface: Art from Southern CaliforniaLight, Space, Surface: Art from Southern California
Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?
Joan Semmel: Skin in the GameJoan Semmel: Skin in the Game
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/19/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: Stocking Stuffers

Mexico: The Land of CharmMexico: The Land of Charm
Aeroflot: Fly SovietAeroflot: Fly Soviet
A Small Book of Jewish ComediansA Small Book of Jewish Comedians
Sneakers UnboxedSneakers Unboxed
Sunset CocktailsSunset Cocktails
The Redstone Diary 2022The Redstone Diary 2022
A Bestiary of the AnthropoceneA Bestiary of the Anthropocene
Help Your Self!Help Your Self!
For Cats OnlyFor Cats Only
Sophie Calle: The HotelSophie Calle: The Hotel
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/18/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For the Art Lover

Fabric of a NationFabric of a Nation
Cézanne: DrawingCézanne: Drawing
Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
Vasily Kandinsky: Around the CircleVasily Kandinsky: Around the Circle
Another World: The Transcendental Painting GroupAnother World: The Transcendental Painting Group
Yoshitomo NaraYoshitomo Nara
Kay Nielsen: An Enchanted VisionKay Nielsen: An Enchanted Vision
Milton AveryMilton Avery
Alexis Rockman: Works on PaperAlexis Rockman: Works on Paper
Barbara Kruger: Thinking of You. I Mean Me. I Mean YouBarbara Kruger: Thinking of You. I Mean Me. I Mean You
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/17/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For the Photographer and Photography Collector

Godlis: MiamiGodlis: Miami
Ruth Orkin: A Photo SpiritRuth Orkin: A Photo Spirit
Joel Meyerowitz: Wild FlowersJoel Meyerowitz: Wild Flowers
Lee Friedlander: The People's PicturesLee Friedlander: The People's Pictures
Masahisa Fukase: SasukeMasahisa Fukase: Sasuke
Nick Brandt: The Day May BreakNick Brandt: The Day May Break
Ken Light: Course of the EmpireKen Light: Course of the Empire
Mitch Epstein: In IndiaMitch Epstein: In India
Masao Yamamoto: Small Things in SilenceMasao Yamamoto: Small Things in Silence
Fotoclubismo: Brazilian Modernist Photography and the Foto-Cine Clube Bandeirante, 1946–1964Fotoclubismo: Brazilian Modernist Photography and the Foto-Cine Clube Bandeirante, 1946–1964
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/16/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: Celebrating Black History

Black Ivy: A Revolt in StyleBlack Ivy: A Revolt in Style
Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae RoweReally Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe
Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen?
The Soul of a Nation ReaderThe Soul of a Nation Reader
Afro-Atlantic HistoriesAfro-Atlantic Histories
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/15/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: Celebrating Women Artists

Georgia O’KeeffeGeorgia O’Keeffe
Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Living AbstractionSophie Taeuber-Arp: Living Abstraction
Meret Oppenheim: My ExhibitionMeret Oppenheim: My Exhibition
Women in ArchitectureWomen in Architecture
Frida Kahlo: Her UniverseFrida Kahlo: Her Universe
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/14/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For the Gardener

David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring in Normandy, 2020David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring in Normandy, 2020
Damien Hirst: Cherry BlossomsDamien Hirst: Cherry Blossoms
The Art and Craft of Garden MakingThe Art and Craft of Garden Making
An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & NutsAn Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts
Immersion: Living and Learning in an Olmsted GardenImmersion: Living and Learning in an Olmsted Garden
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/13/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For Film & Music Buffs

Hayao MiyazakiHayao Miyazaki
Metallica: The Black Album in Black & WhiteMetallica: The Black Album in Black & White
Led Zeppelin VinylLed Zeppelin Vinyl
Common TonesCommon Tones
Sue Kwon: RAP IS RISENSue Kwon: RAP IS RISEN
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/12/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For the Art Historian

The Sleeve Should Be IllegalThe Sleeve Should Be Illegal
Giovanni Bellini: An IntroductionGiovanni Bellini: An Introduction
Gustave Courbet: The School of NatureGustave Courbet: The School of Nature
Renaissance ImpressionsRenaissance Impressions
Late GothicLate Gothic
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/11/2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021: For the Design Devotee

Charlotte Perriand: The Modern LifeCharlotte Perriand: The Modern Life
Joe Colombo: DesignerJoe Colombo: Designer
Auto EroticaAuto Erotica
The Handbook of Great Italian PerfumeryThe Handbook of Great Italian Perfumery
AutomaniaAutomania
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/1/2021

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month

Native American Art: MFA HighlightsNative American Art: MFA Highlights
Action Abstraction Redefined: Modern Native ArtAction Abstraction Redefined: Modern Native Art
No Reservation: New York Contemporary Native American Art MovementNo Reservation: New York Contemporary Native American Art Movement
Mitch Epstein: Property RightsMitch Epstein: Property Rights
George Catlin: American Indian PortraitsGeorge Catlin: American Indian Portraits
Hunter Barnes: The PeopleHunter Barnes: The People
Christine Turnauer: I Saw More Than I Can TellChristine Turnauer: I Saw More Than I Can Tell
Dana ClaxtonDana Claxton
Tomas van Houtryve: Lines and LineageTomas van Houtryve: Lines and Lineage
Shelley NiroShelley Niro