Fall 2019 Museum and Major Gallery Exhibition Catalogs

Basquiat's "Defacement"
Text by Chaédria LaBouvier, Nancy Spector, J. Faith Almiron, Greg Tate. Contributions by Luc Sante, Carlo McCormick, Jeffrey Deitch, Kenny Scharf, Fred Braithwaite, Michelle Shocked, et al.

Jean-Michel Basquiat painted Defacement (The Death of Michael Stewart) on the wall of Keith Haring’s studio in 1983 to commemorate the death of a young black artist who died from injuries sustained while in police >>more

Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892075485
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

member: Pope.L, 1978–2001
Edited with text by Stuart Comer. Text by Naomi Beckwith, Mark H.C. Bessire, C. Carr, Valerie Cassel Oliver, Adrienne Edwards, Malik Gaines, Danielle A. Jackson, Adrian Heathfield, EJ Hill, Thomas J. Lax, André Lepecki, Yvonne Rainer, Martine Syms, Martha Wilson.

An absurdist provocateur and brilliant interventionist, Pope.L is a seditious force in contemporary American art

Pope.L is a consummate thinker and provocateur whose practice across multiple mediums—including painting, drawing, installation, sculpture, theater and video—utilizes abjection, humor, >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450868
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 In stock

Gordon Parks: Muhammad Ali
Edited by Peter W. Kunhardt, Jr., Paul Roth, April Watson. Foreword by Peter W. Kunhardt Jr., Julián Zugazagoitia. Introduction by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Text by Gerald Early, April Watson.

With fantastic previously unseen images, this book represents a collaboration between two heroes of Black American culture

In 1966 Life magazine assigned famed photographer Gordon Parks to cover Muhammad Ali, the brash young boxing champion. Four >>more

Steidl/The Gordon Parks Foundation/The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
ISBN 9783958296190
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Clth, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / 5 color / 110 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits
Text by David Dawson, Joseph Koerner, Jasper Sharp, Sebastian Smee.

The artist stripped bare by himself: Lucian Freud’s self-portraits redefine the genre

In 1964 Lucian Freud set his students at the Norwich College of Art an assignment: to paint naked self-portraits and to make them “revealing, >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520060
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Hbk, 9 x 10.25 in. / 160 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Félix Vallotton
Text by Dita Amory, Philippe Büttner, Ann Dumas, Patrick McGuinness, Katia Poletti, Christian Rümelin, Belinda Thomson.

Vallotton’s vivid, enigmatic and sometimes unsettling paintings and woodcuts made him a key commentator on the social mores of fin-de-siècle Paris

By the end of the 19th century, Paris was the unrivaled capital of the Western >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520046
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 184 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Giorgio de Chirico: The Changing Face of Metaphysical Art
Edited with text by Victoria Noel-Johnson.

The first overview in decades of the eerie allegories of de Chirico, forefather of surrealism and genius of uncanny connections

Giorgio de Chirico began to develop his Pittura Metafisica, or Metaphysical Painting, around 1911, painting brooding, >>more

ISBN 9788857240589
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 264 pgs / 209 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Matta & the Fourth Dimension
Edited by Dmitry Ozerkov, Oksana Salamatina. Text by Linda Dalrymple Henderson. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

Matta: at the meeting point of surrealism and abstract expressionism

A protagonist in the tale of surrealism’s influence on American art at midcentury, the Chilean painter Roberto Matta initially trained as an architect, and moved to >>more

ISBN 9788857240268
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 224 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 02/18/2020 Awaiting stock

Sur moderno: Journeys of Abstraction
Edited by Inés Katzenstein, María Amalia García, Karen Grimson, Michaëla de Lacaze. Text by Inés Katzenstein, María Amalia García, Mónica Amor, Irene V. Small. Interview with Luis Pérez-Oramas, Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, Glenn D. Lowry.

Sur moderno traces the ways in which abstraction developed and peaked in midcentury Latin America, radically transforming the story of modern art

Sur moderno: Journeys of Abstraction explores the abstract and Concrete art movements that flourished in >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450707
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Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 240 pgs / 175 color.
Pub Date: 10/01/2019 In stock

Shunk-Kender: Art Through the Eye of the Camera
Edited with text by Chloé Goualc'h, Julie Jones, Stéphanie Rivoire. Foreword by Bernard Blistène. Text by Jack Cowart, Glenn R. Phillips, Didier Schulmann, Florian Ebner, Marcella Lista.

The photographic duo Shunk and Kender created the defining images of the international avant-garde of the 1960s and ‘70s. In late 1950s/early 1960s Paris, Shunk and Kender were close to the New Realist artists, and >>more

Éditions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782365112369
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Hbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 484 pgs / 840 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Objects of Desire: Surrealism and Design
Edited by Mateo Kries, Tanja Cunz. Text by Alex Coles, Tanja Cunz, Krzysztof Fijalkowski, Mateo Kries, Claudia Mareis, Vera Sacchetti.

Surrealism's enduring impact on furniture design, fashion, advertising and beyond

One of the most influential art movements of the 20th century, surrealism expanded our artistic and quotidian reality by drawing upon myths, dreams and the subconscious >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852330
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Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 380 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 Awaiting stock

Moving to Mars
Edited by Andrew Nahum, Justin McGuirk. Foreword by Deyan Sudjic. Text by Mike Ashley, Stephen Petranek, Fred Scharmen, Lydia Kallipoliti, Daisy Ginsberg, Kim Stanley Robinson.

Designing humanity’s future on the Red Planet: the clothes, cutlery and habitats of everyday life on another world

Moving to Mars is the first book ever to thoroughly explore the crucial role that design will play >>more

The Design Museum
ISBN 9781872005461
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Hbk, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 192 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Alfred Hitchcock
Text by Gianni Canova, Antonio Costa, Piera Detassis, Stefano Locati, Giorgio Gosetti, Elena Gipponi, Leonardo Capano, Emanuele Bigi.

Behind the scenes of some of the 20th century’s greatest movies with the Master of Suspense

“If you make a bomb go off, the audience has a shock that lasts 10 seconds,” said Alfred Hitchcock. “But >>more

ISBN 9788857240930
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 152 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

A House with a Date Palm Will Never Starve
By Michael Rakowitz. Foreword by Claudia Roden. Text by Ella Shohat. Recipes by Yotam Ottolenghi, et al.

With recipes by 41 popular chefs and food writers such as Alice Waters, Yotam Ottolenghi and Marcus Samuelsson, this cookbook focuses on the many uses of date syrup

Date syrup has been central to Iraqi cooking >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970497
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Hbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 240 pgs / 120 color / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Conversations with Turner: The Watercolors
Edited by Nicholas Bell. Text by Tim Barringer, Alexander Nemerov, Oliver Meslay, Susan Grace Galassi.

Turner’s daringly loose brushwork and dazzling colors shine in his watercolors

J.M.W. Turner, one of Britain’s greatest painters, is perhaps known best for his oil paintings. But he was a lifelong watercolorist, and he fundamentally reshaped >>more

ISBN 9788857240916
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Hbk, 12 x 10.25 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 Awaiting stock

Rembrandt x Rijksmuseum
Text by Erik Hinterding, Mireille Linck, Ilona van Tuinen, Jane Turner, Jonathan Bikker.

The Rijksmuseum is home to the world’s largest collection of paintings by Rembrandt (1606–69), including the legendary works The Night Watch, The Jewish Bride, The Syndics and the great portraits of the couple Marten Soolmans >>more

Nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462085091
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 824 pgs / 382 color.
Pub Date: 10/29/2019 In stock

Rembrandt: Biography of a Rebel
By Jonathan Bikker.

In 2019, on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of the death of Rembrandt (1606–69), Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum is honoring the artist with an unprecedented exhibition, appropriately titled All the Rembrandts. The “Year of Rembrandt” also >>more

nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084759
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Pbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 220 pgs / 155 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Peggy Guggenheim: The Last Dogaressa
Edited by Karole P.B. Vail, Vivien Greene. Text by Patricia Allmer, David Anfam, Malvina Borgherini, Davide Colombo, Alice Ensabella, Chiara Fabi, Simonetta Fraquelli, Flavia Frigeri, Karen Kurczynski, Ellen McBreen, Antonia Pocock, Chris Stephens, Gražina Subelyte.

A visual biography of the great patron and collector

This book offers a thorough visual biography of the life of Peggy Guggenheim (1898–1979) as collector, through a selection of works from the world-renowned collection she established >>more

Marsilio Editori/The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
ISBN 9788829701292
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Hbk, 9 x 12 in. / 224 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Michael Jang: Who Is Michael Jang?
Edited by Pascale Georgiev. Introduction by Sandra Phillips. Foreword by Erik Kessels. Text by Kingston Trinder.

“Who is Michael Jang? I don’t know if he’s a hipster or a nerd, a conceptual genius or instinctual savant. All I know is that he takes some of the best pictures I’ve ever seen.” >>more

Atelier Éditions
ISBN 9780997593594
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 280 pgs / 25 color / 198 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

This Place
Edited with text by Matt Brogan. Text by Charlotte Cotton, Miki Kratsman, Jeff Rosenheim, Rachel Seligman.

The culmination of an acclaimed photographic exploration of Israel and the West Bank

This Place is a monumental photographic project that explores Israel and the West Bank, as place and metaphor, through the eyes of 10 internationally >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746168
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Hbk, 12.75 x 12 in. / 280 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Museum of Capitalism
Edited with text by Andrea Steves, Timothy Furstnau. Text by Stephen Squibb, J.K. Gibson Graham, Ingrid Burrington, Steven Cottingham, Lester K. Spence, Heather Davis, Kevin Killian, Jennifer González, Chiara Bottici, Ian Alan Paul, Chantal Mouffe, Calum Storrie, Susannah Sayler, Edward Morris, Lucy R. Lippard, T.J. Demos, Sasha Lilley, McKenzie Wark, Sarrita Hunn, James McAnally, Kim Stanley Robinson, Jodi Dean, Ben Davis, Madeline Lane-McKinley, Nina Power, Abigail Satinsky, Simon Sheikh.

The Museum of Capitalism—a traveling exhibition that has been hosted in Oakland and Boston and will arrive in New York City in fall 2019—treats capitalism as a historical phenomenon. This speculative institution views the present >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753262
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Hbk, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 216 pgs / 90 color / 25 duotone.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Sol LeWitt: Not to Be Sold For More Than $100
Introduction by Jason Rulnick. Text by Veronica Roberts.

Among LeWitt's great contributions to art was the invention of his own economic model

Not to Be Sold For More Than $100 presents a comprehensive overview of conceptualist pioneer Sol LeWitt’s numbered R Series drawings, which >>more

Radius Books
ISBN 9781934435922
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs / 110 color.
Pub Date: 05/19/2020 Awaiting stock

Sol LeWitt: Four Basic Kinds of Lines & Colour

Originally published in 1977, Four Basic Kinds of Lines & Colour is a classic artist’s book by preeminent conceptual artist Sol LeWitt (1928–2007). Featuring 34 pages of drawings, the work is an early example of >>more

Primary Information/Printed Matter, Inc.
ISBN 9781732098664
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Pbk, 8 x 8 in. / 36 pgs / 16 color / 16 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Agnes Denes: Absolutes and Intermediates
Edited by Emma Enderby. Foreword by Alex Poots. Text by Giampaolo Bianconi, Agnes Denes, Emma Enderby, Lynn Gamwell, Renee Gladman, Caroline A. Jones, Lucy R. Lippard, Dan Mills, Timothy Morton, Klaus Ottmann. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

"Agnes Denes, the queen of land art, made one of New York’s greatest public art projects ever in 1982. Now, the world might be catching up with her." –Karrie Jacobs, New York Times

Agnes Denes: Absolutes >>more

The Shed
ISBN 9781732494701
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Slip, hbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 384 pgs / 330 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Arshile Gorky: 1904–1948
Preface by Maria Cristina Gribaudi. Text by Gabriella Belli, Edith Devaney, Saskia Spender.

Armenian American artist Arshile Gorky (c. 1904–48) made his first mature works in New York City in the mid-1920s, by which point the traumatic history of the 20th century had already made him a genocide >>more

Hauser & Wirth Publishers
ISBN 9783906915340
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Hbk, 11 x 9.75 in. / 240 pgs / 118 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

Inge Morath: Her Life and Photographs
Edited by Marco Minuz.

This book provides a survey of the work of Austrian-born American photographer Inge Morath (1923–2002). Surviving the Allied bombing of the Berlin factory where she worked, Morath, originally a journalist, became one of the woman >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836643165
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 208 pgs / 140 duotone.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Elfie Semotan: Contradiction
Text by Henri Cole, Monika Faber, Felix Hoffmann, Helmut Lang, Sven Michaelsen, Sarah Mower, Sophie Pechhacker, Martin Prinzhorn, Christian Reder, Esther Ruelfs, Elisabeth von Samsonow, Stefano Tonchi.

The work of Austrian photographer Elfie Semotan (born 1941) has revolutionized fashion and advertising photography since the 1960s. Semotan has mastered the art of photographic storytelling, producing images that resemble film stills, telling a story >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746076
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Hbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 336 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

The Gaze of Things
Text by Nuria Enguita, Miryam Sas, Akihito Yasumi.

Focusing on the two most influential groups of postwar Japanese photographers—the Vivo group (1957–61) and the editorial collective responsible for the short-lived but legendary Provoke journal (1968)—The Gaze of Things supplies an overview of Japanese >>more

La Fábrica
ISBN 9788417048860
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11 in. / 192 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

The Expressionist Figure
Edited with introduction and text by Joan Rothfuss. Foreword by Mary Ceruti.

The Expressionist Figure documents a collection amassed over more than 60 years and recently gifted to the Walker, which includes some 80 superlative works on paper that focus on the figure. Dating from 1900 to >>more

Walker Art Center
ISBN 9781935963202
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Clth, 10 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 80 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 In stock

Hyman Bloom: Matters of Life and Death
Text by Erica E. Hirshler, Naomi Slipp.

Themes of mortality and spirituality in the long-neglected art of a midcentury American pioneer

“Bloom’s unsettling paintings are fueled by a sense of existence as a state of spiritual emergency and of art as a means >>more

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468614
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Hbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 112 pgs / 66 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Donald Judd
Text by Catherine Millet.

This publication presents key works by Donald Judd (1928–94), presented in a seminal exhibition at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris. Specially made in collaboration with the exhibition curator Flavin Judd, this catalog brings form and content >>more

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac
ISBN 9782910055844
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Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 50 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Slant Step Book
Edited by Phil Weidman, Francesca Wilmott. Preface by Phil Weidman. Introduction by Francesca Wilmott. Foreword by Liv Moe.

For nearly five decades a peculiar wooden object called the “Slant Step” was exchanged between artists from coast to coast, developing a cultlike following and inspiring poetry, art and unlikely collaborations. Artist William T. Wiley >>more

Verge Center for the Arts
ISBN 9780578446929
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Slip, 2 vols, pbk, 6 x 8.75 in. / 144 pgs / 16 color / 18 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Robert Rauschenberg: Borealis 1988–92
Edited by Jose Castanal, Oona Doyle. Text by Corinna Thierolf.

Robert Rauschenberg: Borealis 1988–92 is the first publication dedicated to the Borealis series by Robert Rauschenberg (1925–2008) and accompanies the eponymous exhibition held at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, in 2019. The essay by Corinna Thierolf, >>more

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac
ISBN 9782910055868
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 120 pgs / 53 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Piero Manzoni: Materials & Lines
Edited by Rosalia Pasqualino di Marineo. Text by Chiara Cappelletto, Daniela Ferrari, Laura Hoptman, Luisa Mensi, Luca Bochicchio, Flaminio Gualdoni, Gaspare Luigi Marcone, Jack McGrath.

This two-volume publication highlights two key threads in the work of artist Piero Manzoni (1933–63). Materials covers Manzoni’s years of prolific creation leading up to his untimely death, during which time he experimented with a >>more

Hauser & Wirth Publishers
ISBN 9783906915326
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Slip, pbk, 2 vols, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 288 pgs / 264 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

30 Americans
Edited by Juan Valadez. Preface by Rubell Family. Text by Franklin Sirmans, Glenn Ligon, Michele Wallace, Robert Hobbs.

Nationally celebrated as one of the most important exhibitions of contemporary art in the United States within the last decade, 30 Americans showcases an influential group of prominent African American artists who have emerged as >>more

Rubell Museum
ISBN 9780971634121
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 224 pgs / 269 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Purvis Young
Edited by Juan Valadez. Introduction by Mera Rubell, Juan Valadez. Text by César Trasobares, Barbara N. Young, Rashid Johnson, Franklin Sirmans, Gean Moreno. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

This publication, the first comprehensive monograph on the paintings of Purvis Young (1943–2010), collects 254 works by the Miami-born African American artist known for his lyrical depictions of current and historical events.

A self-educated artist who >>more

Rubell Museum
ISBN 9780991177059
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 364 pgs / 267 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Lubaina Himid: Work from Underneath
Edited with interview by Natalie Bell. Foreword by Lisa Phillips. Text by Jessica Bell Brown, Fred Moten.

Work from Underneath marks the first solo museum show in the United States of Turner Prize–winning British artist Lubaina Himid (born 1954).

A pioneer of the British Black Arts Movement of the 1980s and ’90s, Himid >>more

New Museum
ISBN 9780915557219
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.75 in. / 168 pgs / 87 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Marta Minujín: Menesunda Reloaded
Edited with interview by Helga Christoffersen, Massimiliano Gioni. Foreword by Lisa Phillips. Text by Zanna Gilbert.

Menesunda Reloaded marks the first-ever presentation outside of Argentina of the legendary work, La Menesunda, first envisioned by Marta Minujín and Rubén Santantonín in 1965. Over the past 60 years, Minujin (born 1943), a pioneering >>more

New Museum
ISBN 9780915557226
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.75 in. / 256 pgs / 204 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces
Edited with text by Margot Norton. Foreword by Lisa Phillips. Text by Diana Coole, Samantha Frost. Interview by Julia Bryan-Wilson.

Easypieces is published for the first New York museum solo presentation of work by Argentine artist Mika Rottenberg (born 1976). Employing absurdist satire to address the critical issues of our time, Rottenberg creates videos and >>more

New Museum
ISBN 9780915557202
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.75 in. / 130 pgs / 62 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 Out of stock

Adelita Husni Bey: Chiron
Edited with introduction by Helga Christoffersen. Foreword by Lisa Phillips. Text by Fred Moten, Stefano Harney, Johanna Burton. Conversation with Hannah Black.

This volume is published for a new site-specific installation that incorporates several films by Italian artist Adelita Husni Bey (born 1985), including the premiere of a major new work. Chiron continues Husni Bey’s explorations of >>more

New Museum
ISBN 9780915557196
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Pbk, 7.25 x 9.5 in. / 170 pgs / 75 color / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

Harmony Hammond: Material Witness
Foreword by Cybele Maylone. Text by Amy Smith-Stewart.

An activist and a curator as well as a trailblazing artist, feminist and lesbian scholar, New Mexico–based Harmony Hammond (born 1944) has enjoyed a career spanning nearly fifty years and many mediums, all of which >>more

Gregory R. Miller & Co./The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
ISBN 9781941366233
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Hbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 142 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Suzanne Bocanegra: Poorly Watched Girls
Foreword by Susan Lubowsky Talbott. Interview by Hal Foster.

In Poorly Watched Girls, New York–based artist Suzanne Bocanegra (born 1957) explores the ways that popular entertainment theatricalizes women in trouble. For the immersive video Valley, she recreated Judy Garland’s wardrobe test for Valley of >>more

MW Editions / The Fabric Workshop and Museum
ISBN 9780998701851
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Hbk, 6.25 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Sonya Clark: Monumental Cloth, The Flag We Should Know
Foreword by Susan Lubowsky Talbott. Text by Valerie Cassel Oliver, W. Fitzhugh Brundage.

In the spring of 1865, a seemingly unremarkable dishcloth played a crucial role in ending the Civil War as the South's flag of surrender at Appomattox. A Confederate horseman carried a humble white linen towel >>more

MW Editions / The Fabric Workshop and Museum
ISBN 9780998701868
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Hbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 112 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Kiss My Genders
Text by Amrou Al-Kadhi, Paul Clinton, Charlie Fox, Jack Halberstam, Manuel Segade, Susan Stryker, Renate Lorenz, Travis Alabanza, Jay Bernard, Nat Raha, Tark Lakhrissi. Interview by Vincent Honoré.

Kiss My Genders celebrates more than 30 international artists whose work explores and challenges traditional gender categories. The book features works from the late 1960s through to the present, and focuses on artists who draw >>more

Hayward Gallery Publishing
ISBN 9781853323645
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Nancy Spero: Acts of Rebellion
Text by Tobias Burg, Astrid Ihle, Elsy Lahner, Janeke Meyer Utne, Nils Ohlsen. Interviews with Dotty Attie, Kiki Smith.

Based on key works from the artist’s estate, public institutions and private collections, Acts of Rebellion surveys the output of Nancy Spero (1926–2009), one of the most original female artists of the second half of >>more

Steidl/Museum Folkwang, Essen
ISBN 9783958296244
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Pbk, 7.75 x 9 in. / 144 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 11/12/2019 Awaiting stock

Ida Applebroog: Angry Birds of America
Preface by Helen Hirsch. Text by Jo Applin.

New York artist Ida Applebroog (born 1929) began making her Angry Birds series as a result of an effort to draw birds nestling in trees. Quickly realizing that scientific ornithological draftsmen work from dead models, >>more

Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783903269712
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Pbk, 9.5 x 13 in. / 60 pgs / 40 color / 14 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 Awaiting stock

Leidy Churchman: Crocodile
Edited by Lauren Cornell, Karen Kelly, Barbara Schroeder. Text by Ruba Katrib, Alex Kitnik, Arnisa Zeqo. Interview by Lauren Cornell.

Ranging from figurative representation to gestural abstraction, monumental landscape paintings to more intimate portraits, the oeuvre of American painter Leidy Churchman (born 1979) channels his artistic and literary influences, friendships, moods, surrounding landscapes and the >>more

Dancing Foxes Press/CCS Bard
ISBN 9780998632698
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Hbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 95 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Simone Fattal: Works and Days
Edited with text by Ruba Katrib.

Published for the artist's first solo exhibition at an American museum, this catalog highlights a selection of the more than 200 works by Paris- and California-based Lebanese artist and publisher Simone Fattal (born 1942).

Over the >>more

ISBN 9780996893077
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Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 88 pgs / 62 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Out of stock

Ron Nagle: Handsome Drifter
Edited with text by Apsara DiQuinzio. Foreword by Lawrence Rinder. Text by Jan Verwoert. Conversation by Dan Byers.

One of the most original artists working today, San Francisco–based Ron Nagle (born 1939)—the enfant terrible of abstract expressionist ceramics—has made stunning, colorful, entirely unique small clay sculptures since the 1950s.

In his sculpture, Nagle mixes >>more

University of California, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
ISBN 9780983881339
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color / 8 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Less Is a Bore: Maximalist Art & Design
Foreword by Jill Medvedow. Text by Jenelle Porter, Elissa Auther, Amy Goldin.

Less Is a Bore: Maximalist Art & Design is a multigenerational survey of strategies of pattern and decoration in art and design. Borrowing its ethos from Robert Venturi’s infamous retort to Mies van der Rohe’s >>more

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
ISBN 9780997253849
US $35.00 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 Out of stock

Rudolf Stingel
Edited by Udo Kittelmann.

From the beginning of his career in the late 1980s, Italian contemporary artist Rudolf Stingel (born 1956) has been exploring the possibilities and limits of photorealism in painting. Made in close collaboration with the artist, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775745864
US $85.00 CAN $115.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10.5 x 13 in. / 376 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Helene Schjerfbeck
Text by Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Rebecca Bray, Désirée de Chair, Jeremy Lewison.

Though little known outside her native country, Helene Schjerfbeck (1862–1946) is one of Finland’s best-loved artists, and has influenced artists far beyond its borders. Her career, which stretched from the late 1870s to the end >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520039
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.75 in. / 168 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Antony Gormley
Text by Martin Caiger-Smith, Priyamvada Natarajan, Michael Newman, Jeanette Winterson.

Sculptor Antony Gormley (born 1950) has become a household name, particularly in his native Britain, thanks to his prominent public installations and major solo shows. Awarded the Turner Prize in 1994, he was knighted in >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520305
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Hbk, 11 x 11.75 in. / 260 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Sean Scully: Eleuthera
Edited by Klaus Albrecht Schröder. Text by Werner Spies, Elisabeth Dutz.

Irish-born, New York–based artist Sean Scully (born 1945) is famed internationally for his luscious abstractions. Scully creates large-format paintings with an intense application of color and rough brushstrokes. Checkered or striped patterns emerge, evoking the >>more

ISBN 9783735605665
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Clth, 11 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Clark Richert in Hyperspace
Edited with text by Zoe Larkins. Text by Eva Diaz, Cortney Lane Stell.

Published on the occasion of a major retrospective exhibition at MCA Denver, Clark Richert in Hyperspace celebrates the singular work of Denver-based abstract painter Clark Richert (born 1941). The book, like the exhibition, chronicles the >>more

MCA Denver
ISBN 9780578434841
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Hbk, 10.5 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Anna Maria Maiolino: O Amor se faz revolucionário
Edited with text by Diego Sileo. Text by Marcio Doctor, Paulo Myada, Trinidad Fombella, Michael Asbury, Catherine de Zegher, Tania Rivera. Interview by Diego Sileo.

Working within the censorious dictatorship of 1970s and ’80s Brazil, Italian-born Anna Maria Maiolino (born 1942), who moved to Brazil in her late teens, has produced works steeped in defiant political energy. Maiolino was a >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836642588
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 370 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Hito Steyerl: The City of Broken Windows
Edited with text by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Marianna Vecellio. Text by Griselda Pollock, Hito Steyerl, Anna Altman, Manuela Ammer, Julieta Aranda, Marius Babias, Camila Bechelany, Jochen Becker, Franco “Bifo” Berardi, Fred Camper, Lauren Cornell, T.J. Demos, Thomas Elsaesser, Harun Farocki, et al.

German artist, filmmaker and theorist Hito Steyerl (born 1966) has emerged as one of the most influential cultural figures of our time. She has published extensively, with essays such as “In Defense of the Poor >>more

ISBN 9788857240299
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 212 pgs / 272 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Open World
Edited with text by Theresa Bembnister. Text by Andrew Williams, Samantha Blackmon.

Millions of people play video games every day, including visual artists, yet they are rarely examined as a major influence on contemporary art, though they offer rich opportunities for creative expression. Published for an exhibition >>more

Akron Art Museum
ISBN 9781732821422
US $30.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10.5 x 8 in. / 96 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Flora Redux
Interview with Teresa Hubbard, Alexander Birchler.

In the Swiss Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale, the Swiss American artist duo Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler (born 1965 and 1962 respectively) presented Flora and Bust, exploring the life of the unknown American >>more

ISBN 9781942185598
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Hbk, 9.25 x 12.5 in. / 148 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 05/19/2020 Awaiting stock

Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Flora
Edited with text by Susanne Touw. Text by Alexander Birchler, Maeve Connolly, Cornelia Gockel, Ingvild Goetz, Christina Végh, Gregory Volk.

Originally conceived by the Austin-based Swiss American artist duo Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler (born 1965 and 1962 respectively) for the Swiss Pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennial, Flora reconstructs the life story of the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775745642
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

Cai Guo-Qiang and Pompeii
Edited with text by Jérome Neutres. Text by Achille Bonito Oliva, Jurgen Shilling. Interview by Jérome Neutres.

In 2019, New York–based Chinese artist Cai-Guo Qiang (born 1957) was invited to create a work of art in the amphitheater of the Pompeii archaeological site. Inspired by the fate of the ancient Roman city, >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836640591
US $65.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Clth, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 176 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

Gabriel Rico: The Discipline of the Cave
Text by Heidi Zuckerman, Julio Cesar Morales.

The focal point of this new publication on Guadalajara-based artist Gabriel Rico (born 1980) is the work made specifically for his Aspen Art Museum exhibition, The Discipline of the Cave. Collecting fragments of contemporary existence, >>more

Aspen Art Press
ISBN 9780934324885
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Flexi, 9.5 x 13 in. / 96 pgs / 50 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/17/2019 Awaiting stock

Martin Puryear: Liberty / Libertà
Foreword by Brooke Kamin Rapaport. Text by Anne Wagner, Tobi Haslett, Darby English.

Accompanying the landmark exhibition by renowned Hudson Valley–based artist Martin Puryear (born 1941), who is representing the United States at the 58th Venice Biennale, this book captures a high point in the career of one >>more

Gregory R. Miller & Co.
ISBN 9781941366240
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 180 pgs / 75 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Kathy Butterly: ColorForm
Edited and with text by Dan Nadel. Text by Rachel Teagle, Jenelle Porter.

ColorForm is the first major monograph on the work of New York sculptor Kathy Butterly (born 1963). Encompassing 60 sculptures and 20 drawings from throughout Butterly’s career, all of which are reproduced here, it focuses >>more

Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art
ISBN 9781942884439
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Clth, 9.5 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color / 10 duotone.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Bauhaus / Documenta
Edited with text by Birgit Jooss, Philipp Oswalt, Daniel Tyradellis. Text by Arnold Bode, Gerda Breuer, Bazon Brock, Kathryn M. Floyd, Walter Grasskamp, Martin Groh, Walter Gropius, Werner Haftmann, Christiane Keim, Harald Kimpel, Gila Kolb, Julia Meer, et al.

For the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Staatliches Bauhaus in 2019, the Documenta archive and the University of Kassel conceived an exhibition, a symposium and this publication, as a means of examining the >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959053006
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 12.75 in. / 352 pgs / 170 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Painted Diagrams
Edited with text by Theres Rohde, Simone Schimpf. Text by Walter Krämer, Patrick Rössler, Astrit Schmidt-Burkhardt, Michael Stoll.

What is the relationship between information graphics and art? How can information and cognitive processes be organized aesthetically? What can artists learn from the work of graphic designers, and vice versa? Beginning with the Bauhaus >>more

ISBN 9783735605535
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Hbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 352 pgs / 111 color / 77 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Enghelab Street: Iran 1979–1983
By Hannah Darabi. Text by Chowra Makaremi.

Enghelab Street, or Revolution Street, is located in the center of the Iranian capital Tehran—a main artery in the city’s cultural life with a host of bookshops. This book presents a variety of rarely seen >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959052627
US $65.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.25 x 13 in. / 540 pgs / 750 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Wes Anderson & Juman Malouf: Spitzmaus Mummy in a Coffin and Other Treasures
Edited by Sabine Haag, Jasper Sharp.

In 2016, filmmaker Wes Anderson and his wife, the costume designer and novelist Juman Malouf, were invited to curate an exhibition of objects from the collections of Vienna’s Kunsthistoriches Museum. Established in 1891 by Emperor >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984443
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

Gewächse der Seele
Text by Ingrid von Beyme, Astrid Ihle, Claudia Jeschke, Theresia Kiefer, Julia Nebenführ, Gabriele Osswald, et al.

Gewächse der Seele explores the recurrence of plants as a motif in outsider art, symbolism and surrealism. Outsider art often features studies of plants, plant creatures, plants with souls and even plant–animal entities, here represented >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775745345
US $65.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 340 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 Out of stock

Edited by Domagoj Akrap, Klaus Davidowicz, Mirjam Knotter. Text by Domagoj Akrap, Conny Cossa, Klaus Davidowicz, Alexander Gorlin, Emile Schrijver, Danielle Spera.

From its beginnings in small Jewish communities in the Mediterranean, Kabbalah—the ancient Jewish tradition of mystical interpretation of the Bible, using esoteric methods such as ciphers and numerology—has had an immense influence on Western culture. >>more

ISBN 9783735605184
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 254 pgs / 165 color / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

The Sorcerer’s Burden
Text by Heather Pesanti, Robert Storr, David Odo, Julia V. Hendrickson.

The Sorcerer’s Burden: Contemporary Art & the Anthropological Turn explores the complicated relationship between art and anthropology as it has been probed in the work of contemporary artists. Focusing on artists who appropriate, manipulate and >>more

Radius Books/The Contemporary Austin
ISBN 9781942185604
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 12.5 in. / 172 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 09/24/2019 In stock

Striking Power
Text by Edward Bleiberg, Stephanie Weissberg.

Striking Power—the very first exhibition and publication to explore the history of iconoclasm in ancient Egyptian art—is an in-depth examination of the widespread campaigns of targeted image destruction that periodically swept through ancient Egypt, driven >>more

Pulitzer Arts Foundation/Brooklyn Museum
ISBN 9780997690194
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 80 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Domus Grimani
Edited by Toto Bergamo Rossi, Daniele Ferrara.

The Palazzo Grimani in Venice is a 16th-century palace in the Mannerist style. The former residence of the patrician Grimani family, the building also housed the Grimanis’ vast collection of Greek and Roman antiquities until >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788829701254
US $35.00 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 Awaiting stock

From the Schuylkill to the Hudson
Text by Anna O. Marley, Ramey Mize.

From the Schuylkill to the Hudson delves into the important and under-explored tradition of landscape painting in Philadelphia from the early American Republic (1775) to the Centennial International Exposition (1876), and how that corpus shaped >>more

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
ISBN 9780943836454
US $30.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 8.75 in. / 80 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

20 Years: The Acquisitions of the Musée Du Quai Branly
Edited by Yves Le Fur, Emmanuel Kasarhérou. Text by Hélène Joubert, Julien Rousseau, Nicolas Garnier, Hana Chidiac, Paz Nunez Regueiro, Christine Barthe, Sarah Lignier, Lucile Grand.

The Musée du quai Branly in Paris, opened in 2006, is home to over 450,000 works from the indigenous cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas. The vast majority of these pieces were formerly >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9782370741202
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 352 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 Awaiting stock


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