Fall 2019 Featured African and African-American

Get Out
By Jordan Peele. Text by Tananarive Due.

Jordan Peele’s celebrated screenplay combines horror and dark humor to reveal the terrifying realities of being Black in America

"Blending race-savvy satire with horror to especially potent effect, this bombshell social critique from first-time director >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753286
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 224 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 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
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
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
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Clth, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / 5 color / 110 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Jean-Michel Basquiat: Xerox
Edited with text by Dieter Buchhart. Text by Christopher Stackhouse, Eric Robertson.

Copy, paste: Basquiat's collaged Xerox paintings presage today's sampling aesthetics

Jean-Michel Basquiat: Xerox provides the first concentrated examination of the extraordinary body of work that the artist created using Xerox copies as his principal medium and >>more

Hatje Cantz/Nahmad Contemporary
ISBN 9783775745857
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 12 in. / 200 pgs / 67 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Shantell Martin: Lines
Text by Katharine Stout. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

Martin has adorned walls, sneakers and textiles with her hieroglyphic graffiti, collaborating with the likes of Kendrick Lamar, the NYC Ballet, Nike and Tiffany

The graffiti-like art of Shantell Martin has, for more than a decade, >>more

HENI Publishing
ISBN 9781912122271
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 175 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

OSMOS Magazine: Issue 18
Edited by Cay-Sophie Rabinowitz.

OSMOS Magazine is "an art magazine about the use and abuse of photography," explains founder and editor Cay Sophie Rabinowitz (formerly of Parkett and Fantom).

The magazine is divided into thematic sections—some traditional, such as “Portfolio,” >>more

ISBN 9780991660827
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 65 color / 6 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Toilet Paper 18
Edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Pierpaolo Ferrari.

Toilet Paper is an artists’ magazine created and produced by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari and born out of a shared passion for images. The magazine contains no text. Each picture springs from an idea, >>more

ISBN 9788862086837
US $16.00 CAN $24.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 40 pgs / 22 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Samuel Fosso: Autoportrait
Edited with text and interview by Okwui Enwezor. Foreword by Artur Walther, Jean-Marc Patras. Text by Quentin Bajac, Yves Chatap, Elvira Dyangani Ose, Chika Okeke-Agulu, Oluremi C. Onabanjo, Terry Smith, Claire Staebler, James Thomas.

Autoportrait is the first comprehensive survey of the multifaceted oeuvre of Nigerian photographer Samuel Fosso (born 1962). Since the mid-1970s, Fosso has focused on self-portraiture and performance, envisioning variations of identity in the postcolonial era. >>more

Steidl/The Walther Collection, New York
ISBN 9783958296121
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Clth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 188 pgs / 32 color / 47 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2020 Awaiting 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
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
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
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 TRADE
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
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 7.25 x 9.75 in. / 168 pgs / 87 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 Out of stock

Lubaina Himid: Workshop Manual
Edited by Lisa Panting, Malin Stahl. Text by Lubaina Himid, Helen Legg, Courtney Martin, Emma Ridgeway, Zoe Whitely.

The first full monograph on the work of UK-based painter Lubaina Himid (born 1954) reproduces her paintings and collects her writings from the 1990s to the present. Born in the British protectorate of Zanzibar (now >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984726
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 312 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In 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
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 112 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Stanley Whitney: In the Color
Text by Andrianna Campbell.

Color inspires and informs the work of New York artist Stanley Whitney (born 1946), whose paintings explore the many possibilities created by the tessellation and juxtaposition of irregular rectangles in varying shades of strength and >>more

Lisson Gallery
ISBN 9780947830724
US $35.00 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Clth, 12 x 12 in. / 86 pgs / 35 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Robin Rhode: Memory Is the Weapon
Edited with text by Uta Ruhkamp. Foreword by Andreas Beitin. Text by Don Mattera, James Matthews, Robin Rhode, Gladys Thomas.

South African artist Robin Rhode’s (born 1976) trademark material is the wall. Influenced by urban music culture, film, popular sports, youth culture and traditional South African storytelling, his works are created on public walls. Rhode’s >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746052
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 224 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 In 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

MFA Highlights: Arts of Africa
Text by Kathryn Wysocki Gunsch.

The African art collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, offers a portal into the life and politics of a large and complex continent with a wealth of history and culture. The highlighted works >>more

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468645
US $22.50 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 192 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 In stock

Wild Beads of Africa
Edited by Billy Steinberg. Text by Jamey D. Allen.

This is the first book dedicated to African powderglass beads, with over 180 photographs of gorgeous pieces from a collection assembled by songwriter Billy Steinberg (co-writer of Madonna’s “Like a Virgin”).

Most of the pieces showcased >>more

ISBN 9780692907108
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 216 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Maimouna Guerresi: Aisha in Wonderland
Edited by Laura Cornejo Bruges, Manuela De Leonardis.

Aisha in Wonderland presents the latest work by Senegal-based Italian multimedia artist Maimouna Guerresi (born 1951), which allegorically follows the titular Aisha, a veiled Senegalese woman played by an assortment of female family and friends, >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836642564
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs / 40 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Emeka Ogboh: Lagos Soundscapes
Edited with text by Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi. Text by Emeka Ogboh, Karen Milbourne.

Edited by MoMA curator Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi, this first substantial monograph on Emeka Ogboh (born 1977)—a celebrated Nigerian sound and installation artist based in Berlin—is a compendium of sound works, video, installation and photographs focused >>more

ISBN 9783735605306
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 164 color / 85 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock


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