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STAFF PICKS | FROM THE SHELVES

AVERY LOZADA | DATE 1/15/2023

Black History Month Reading

Black American PortraitsBlack American Portraits
Amy Sherald: The World We MakeAmy Sherald: The World We Make
Afro-Atlantic HistoriesAfro-Atlantic Histories
Black Ivy: A Revolt in StyleBlack Ivy: A Revolt in Style
Carrie Mae Weems: A Great Turn in the PossibleCarrie Mae Weems: A Great Turn in the Possible
Gordon Parks: Stokely Carmichael and Black PowerGordon Parks: Stokely Carmichael and Black Power
Soul of a NationSoul of a Nation
Faith Ringgold: Politics / PowerFaith Ringgold: Politics / Power
Just Above Midtown: Changing SpacesJust Above Midtown: Changing Spaces
Get OutGet Out
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 1/6/2023

New Year, New You!

Help Your Self!Help Your Self!
Help!Help!
The Extreme SelfThe Extreme Self
Organize Your OwnOrganize Your Own
The Value of FreedomThe Value of Freedom
Plan and Play, Play and PlanPlan and Play, Play and Plan
The Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Designers, Artists & PhotographersThe Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Designers, Artists & Photographers
Instructional PhotographyInstructional Photography
Acts Of VoicingActs Of Voicing
David Horvitz: Change the Name of the DaysDavid Horvitz: Change the Name of the Days
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/18/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For the Art Historian

Archive of the World: Art and Imagination in Spanish America, 1500–1800Archive of the World: Art and Imagination in Spanish America, 1500–1800
Vermeer's MapsVermeer's Maps
Donatello: The RenaissanceDonatello: The Renaissance
Joaquin Sorolla: Painter of LightJoaquin Sorolla: Painter of Light
Renoir: Rococo RevivalRenoir: Rococo Revival
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/15/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: Stocking Stuffers

A–Z of Record Shop BagsA–Z of Record Shop Bags
Andy Warhol: Campbell’s Soup CansAndy Warhol: Campbell’s Soup Cans
Everyday PlayEveryday Play
Instructional PhotographyInstructional Photography
On WhitenessOn Whiteness
Muscle MemoryMuscle Memory
Piet Mondrian: A–ZPiet Mondrian: A–Z
Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
The Redstone Diary 2023The Redstone Diary 2023
Toilet Paper: Issue 19Toilet Paper: Issue 19
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/14/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For Film & Music Buffs

Film Noir PortraitsFilm Noir Portraits
Pattie Boyd: My Life in PicturesPattie Boyd: My Life in Pictures
Punk 45: The Singles Cover Art of Punk 1976–80Punk 45: The Singles Cover Art of Punk 1976–80
Regeneration: Black Cinema, 1898–1971Regeneration: Black Cinema, 1898–1971
Spike Lee: Director’s InspirationSpike Lee: Director’s Inspiration
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/12/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For the Fashion Forward

Akris – A Century in FashionAkris – A Century in Fashion
Christian DiorChristian Dior
Elizaveta Porodina: Un/MaskedElizaveta Porodina: Un/Masked
Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, MuseLee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
Virgil Abloh: Figures of SpeechVirgil Abloh: Figures of Speech
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/11/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For the Design Devotee

1000 Vases1000 Vases
Aldo Rossi: Design 1960–1997Aldo Rossi: Design 1960–1997
America Goes ModernAmerica Goes Modern
BAGGU: Hold Everything, 15 YearsBAGGU: Hold Everything, 15 Years
Botanical: Observing BeautyBotanical: Observing Beauty
Football: Designing the Beautiful GameFootball: Designing the Beautiful Game
Sottsass: Poltronova 1958–1974Sottsass: Poltronova 1958–1974
Uncrating the Japanese HouseUncrating the Japanese House
StrikethroughStrikethrough
Collecting NatureCollecting Nature
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/10/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For the Art Lover

Alex Katz: GatheringAlex Katz: Gathering
Betye Saar: Black Doll BluesBetye Saar: Black Doll Blues
Christine and Margaret Wertheim: Value and Transformation of CoralsChristine and Margaret Wertheim: Value and Transformation of Corals
Faith Ringgold: Politics / PowerFaith Ringgold: Politics / Power
Frida Kahlo and Arte PopularFrida Kahlo and Arte Popular
Henry Taylor: B SideHenry Taylor: B Side
Jack Whitten: Cosmic SoulJack Whitten: Cosmic Soul
Joan Didion: What She MeansJoan Didion: What She Means
Matisse: The Red StudioMatisse: The Red Studio
New York: 1962–1964New York: 1962–1964
Nick Cave: ForothermoreNick Cave: Forothermore
Niki de Saint Phalle: The RetrospectiveNiki de Saint Phalle: The Retrospective
Picasso Cut PapersPicasso Cut Papers
Piet Mondrian: A LifePiet Mondrian: A Life
Richard HuntRichard Hunt
Salman Toor: No Ordinary LoveSalman Toor: No Ordinary Love
The Tarot of Leonora CarringtonThe Tarot of Leonora Carrington
Wild Things Are Happening: The Art of Maurice SendakWild Things Are Happening: The Art of Maurice Sendak
William KentridgeWilliam Kentridge
Women Painting WomenWomen Painting Women
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/9/2022

Holiday Gift Guide 2022: For the Photo Lover

Carrie Mae Weems: A Great Turn in the PossibleCarrie Mae Weems: A Great Turn in the Possible
Fred Herzog: Black and WhiteFred Herzog: Black and White
Gordon Parks: Stokely Carmichael and Black PowerGordon Parks: Stokely Carmichael and Black Power
Graciela Iturbide: Heliotropo 37Graciela Iturbide: Heliotropo 37
Julie Blackmon: Midwest MaterialsJulie Blackmon: Midwest Materials
Marilyn Nance: Last Day in LagosMarilyn Nance: Last Day in Lagos
Mitch Epstein: Silver + ChromeMitch Epstein: Silver + Chrome
Peter Hujar Curated by Elton JohnPeter Hujar Curated by Elton John
Pierre Fatumbi Verger: United States of America 1934 & 1937Pierre Fatumbi Verger: United States of America 1934 & 1937
The Unseen Saul LeiterThe Unseen Saul Leiter
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 11/1/2022

Punk Picks!

Punk 45: The Singles Cover Art of Punk 1976–80Punk 45: The Singles Cover Art of Punk 1976–80
Ruby Ray: Kalifornia KoolRuby Ray: Kalifornia Kool
Total ExcessTotal Excess
Galaxie 500: Temperature's RisingGalaxie 500: Temperature's Rising
LinderLinder
Metallica: The Black Album in Black & WhiteMetallica: The Black Album in Black & White
The World's WorstThe World's Worst
Marred for Life!Marred for Life!
The Birth of Rock and RollThe Birth of Rock and Roll
Andy Warhol's The Chelsea GirlsAndy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 10/17/2022

Mwa-ha-ha-ha! Staff Picks for Halloween 2022

Vampire Cinema: The First One Hundred YearsVampire Cinema: The First One Hundred Years
California Infernal: Anton LaVey & Jayne MansfieldCalifornia Infernal: Anton LaVey & Jayne Mansfield
Frankenstein: The First Two Hundred YearsFrankenstein: The First Two Hundred Years
Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
Get OutGet Out
The Sick RoseThe Sick Rose
The Spectacle of IllusionThe Spectacle of Illusion
The Anatomical VenusThe Anatomical Venus
Touch Me NotTouch Me Not
Cindy ShermanCindy Sherman
Phyllis Galembo: Mexico Masks RitualsPhyllis Galembo: Mexico Masks Rituals
Marilyn Manson by PerouMarilyn Manson by Perou
SpellsSpells
Alfred Kubin: Confessions of a Tortured SoulAlfred Kubin: Confessions of a Tortured Soul
Ira Cohen: Into the Mylar ChamberIra Cohen: Into the Mylar Chamber
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 9/19/2022

In Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

Mexico: The Land of CharmMexico: The Land of Charm
Che GuevaraChe Guevara
Cuba: Music and RevolutionCuba: Music and Revolution
Great Masters of Mexican Folk ArtGreat Masters of Mexican Folk Art
The Portable Universe/El Universo en tus ManosThe Portable Universe/El Universo en tus Manos
Graciela Iturbide: Heliotropo 37Graciela Iturbide: Heliotropo 37
Luchita HurtadoLuchita Hurtado
Manuel Álvarez Bravo: In ColorManuel Álvarez Bravo: In Color
This Must Be the Place: An Oral History of Latin American Artists in New York, 1965–1975This Must Be the Place: An Oral History of Latin American Artists in New York, 1965–1975
Troy Montes-Michie: Rock of EyeTroy Montes-Michie: Rock of Eye
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 9/9/2022

From Catwalk to the Street: Fashion Week Staff Picks, 2022

Virgil Abloh: Figures of SpeechVirgil Abloh: Figures of Speech
Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, MuseLee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
Elizaveta Porodina: Un/MaskedElizaveta Porodina: Un/Masked
Jean Paul Gaultier: JPG from A to ZJean Paul Gaultier: JPG from A to Z
Black Ivy: A Revolt in StyleBlack Ivy: A Revolt in Style
Hermès Pop UpHermès Pop Up
Christian DiorChristian Dior
L’Officiel 100L’Officiel 100
Yves Saint Laurent's Studio: Mirror and SecretsYves Saint Laurent's Studio: Mirror and Secrets
Hollywood and the Ivy LookHollywood and the Ivy Look
AVERY LOZADA | DATE 9/1/2022

Back to (Art) School!

Design Is StorytellingDesign Is Storytelling
Operating Manual for Spaceship EarthOperating Manual for Spaceship Earth
Yale: History of an Art SchoolYale: History of an Art School
Wicked Arts AssignmentsWicked Arts Assignments
The Soul of a Nation ReaderThe Soul of a Nation Reader
Why I Make Art: Contemporary Artists' Stories About Life & WorkWhy I Make Art: Contemporary Artists' Stories About Life & Work
Let's Have a Talk: Conversations with Women on Art and CultureLet's Have a Talk: Conversations with Women on Art and Culture
Mix & Stir: New Outlooks on Contemporary Art from Global PerspectivesMix & Stir: New Outlooks on Contemporary Art from Global Perspectives
Museum of the Future: Now What?Museum of the Future: Now What?
The Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Designers, Artists & PhotographersThe Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Designers, Artists & Photographers
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
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