Fall 2020 Featured Contemporary & 20th Century Art

Gerhard Richter: Landscape
Text by Hubertus Butin, Ann Cotten, T.J. Demos, Matias Faldbakken, Cathérine Hug, Lisa Ortner-Kreil.

Gerhard Richter’s paintings combine photorealism and abstraction in a manner that is completely unique to the German artist. A master of texture, Richter has experimented with different techniques of paint application throughout his career. His >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775747134
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Hbk, 10.25 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 12/01/2020 Awaiting stock

Cy Twombly: Making Past Present
Edited with text by Christine Kondoleon, Kate Nesin. Text by Anne Carson, Jennifer R. Gross, Brooke Holmes, Mary Jacobus.

Cy Twombly's first visit to Italy as a young man ignited a lifelong passion for classical culture that is everywhere present in his art. Painted canvases, works on paper and small-scale sculptures reveal the historical >>more

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468744
US $65.00 CAN $91.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 264 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 08/25/2020 In stock

Hilma af Klint: The Blue Books
Foreword by Daniel Birnbaum, Kurt Almqvist.

Hilma af Klint rarely exhibited her work during her lifetime, and her magnum opus, The Paintings for the Temple, was shown to the public in the series of exhibitions that started in 2013 at Moderna >>more

Bokförlaget Stolpe
ISBN 9789189069244
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Clth, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 208 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/05/2021 Awaiting stock

Hilma af Klint: Spiritualistic Drawings 1896–1905
Foreword by Daniel Birnbaum, Kurt Almqvist.

The drawings in this first volume of a new catalogue raisonné represent an intense ten-year period of Hilma af Klint’s (1862-1944) life that would lay the foundation for her later achievements. In 1896, af Klint >>more

Bokförlaget Stolpe
ISBN 9789189069237
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Clth, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 220 pgs / 190 color.
Pub Date: 02/16/2021 Awaiting stock

Hilma af Klint: The Paintings for the Temple 1906–1915
Foreword by Kurt Almqvist, Daniel Birnbaum.

Between 1906 and 1915, Hilma af Klint (1862-1944) created 193 paintings that she would title The Paintings for the Temple. Colorful, mostly abstract, with biomorphic imagery, these works expressed af Klint’s mediumistic vision of spiritual >>more

Bokförlaget Stolpe
ISBN 9789189069114
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Clth, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 232 pgs / 171 color.
Pub Date: 01/05/2021 Awaiting stock

Hilma af Klint: The Complete Catalogue Raisonné

Bokförlaget Stolpe
ISBN 9789198523669
US $395.00 CAN $553.00 SDNR40
Slip, clth, 7 vols, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 1569 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/28/2021 Awaiting stock

Paul Klee: Life and Work
Text by Michael Baumgartner, Christine Hopfengart, Fabienne Eggelhöfer, Osama Okuda.

The many books on Paul Klee (1879-1940) published over the years should not obscure the fact that there has been no new, comprehensive Klee overview since Will Grohmann’s oft-reprinted 1954 monograph. With Paul Klee: Life >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775747196
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Hbk, 10.5 x 11.75 in. / 344 pgs / 488 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2020 In stock

Hilma af Klint: Artist, Researcher, Medium
Text by Ernst Peter Fischer, Ylva Hillström, Milena Hoegsberg, Anne Sophie Joergensen, Caroline Levander, Hedvig Martin, Iris Müller-Westermann, Tim Rudboeg.

For decades a relatively unknown artist, Hilma af Klint has posthumously claimed her rightful place in art history recently but dramatically: her 2019 exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum was seen by more than half a >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775747400
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Hbk, 11 x 8.5 in. / 280 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/16/2020 In stock

De Kooning: A Retrospective
Edited with text by John Elderfield. Text by Jim Coddington, Jennifer Field, Delphine Huisinga, Susan Lake.

This massive publication offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the development of Willem de Kooning’s work as it unfolded over nearly seven decades, beginning with his early academic works, made in Holland before he moved >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707988
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 504 pgs / 628 color.
Pub Date: 06/09/2020 In stock

The Irascibles: Painters Against the Museum (New York, 1950)
Text by Daniel Belasco, Bradford R. Collins, Beatriz Cordero, Charles H. Duncan, Horacio Fernández, Manuel Fontán del Junco, Sanford Hirsch, Frauke V. Josenhans, Marin R. Sullivan, María Toledo, Inés Vallejo.

In 1950, 18 American abstract painters signed an open letter addressed to the president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art to express their intense disapproval of the museum’s contemporaneous exhibit American Painting Today: 1950. The >>more

Fundación Juan March
ISBN 9788470756658
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Hbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 304 pgs / 137 color / 102 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/14/2020 In stock

Lisa Yuskavage: Wilderness
Text by Christopher Bedford, Helen Molesworth, Heidi Zuckerman. Interview by Mary Weatherford.

Though she is arguably best known for the voluptuous female nudes that populate her paintings, Lisa Yuskavage’s work is just as focused on the ethereal settings in which these subjects appear. Yuskavage creates finely detailed >>more

Gregory R. Miller & Co.
ISBN 9781941366271
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Hbk, 11 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / 53 color.
Pub Date: 09/08/2020 In stock

Kara Walker: A Black Hole Is Everything a Star Longs to Be
Edited with text by Anita Haldemann. Foreword by Kara Walker. Text by Maurice Berger, Michael Bank Christoffersen.

This gorgeous 600-page volume provides an exciting opportunity to delve into the creative process of Kara Walker, one of the most celebrated artists working in the United States today. Primarily recognized for her monumental installations, >>more

ISBN 9783037645574
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Clth, 8.25 x 11 in. / 600 pgs / 722 color.
Pub Date: 01/05/2021 Awaiting stock

Lorraine O’Grady: Both/And
Edited with text by Catherine Morris, Aruna D’Souza. Preface by Ann Pasternak. Text by Harry Burke, Malik Gaines, Zoe Whitley, Stephanie Sparling Williams. Timeline by A.L. Ricard. Interview by Catherine Lord.

Conceptual performance artist Lorraine O'Grady burst into the contemporary art world in 1980 dressed in a gown made of 180 pairs of white gloves and wielding a chrysanthemum-studded whip. For the next three years, O’Grady >>more

Dancing Foxes Press/Brooklyn Museum
ISBN 9780872731868
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Hbk, 8.5 x 10.25 in. / 204 pgs / 120 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/25/2021 Awaiting stock

AFRICOBRA: Messages to the People
Introduction by Chana Sheldon. Text by Leslie Guy, Jeffreen Hayes.

AfriCOBRA (African Commune of Bad Relevant Artists) was founded on the South Side of Chicago in 1968 by a group of five young Black artists. Today, it is one of the oldest continuously active American >>more

Gregory Miller/MOCA, North Miami
ISBN 9781941366301
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 11 in. / 176 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 12/29/2020 Awaiting stock

In Search of African American Space
Edited with text by Jeffrey Hogrefe, Scott Ruff, Carrie Eastman, Ashley Simone. Foreword by Tina M. Campt. Text by Sara Caples, Radiclani Clytus, Yolande Daniels, Ann Holder, Everardo Jefferson, Walis Johnson, Elizabeth Kennedy, Rodney Leon, Marisa Williamson.

Richly illustrated with vintage adverts, maps, posters and architectural plans, and organized thematically, this anthology, edited by Jeffrey Hogrefe and Scott Ruff at the Pratt Institute in New York, is divided into three sections. The >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037786338
US $30.00 CAN $42.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 148 color.
Pub Date: 09/29/2020 In stock

50 Artists: Highlights of The Broad Collection
Text by Joanne Heyler, Jeff Chang, Roxane Gay, Sarah Loyer, Norman Rosenthal, Ed Schad.

For decades, art patrons and philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad have sought to foster public appreciation of postwar and contemporary art. Before founding The Broad museum in Los Angeles, their collection was made accessible by >>more

DelMonico Books/The Broad
ISBN 9781942884729
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / 95 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2020 In stock

John Baldessari
Edited with text by Matilda Olof-Ors. Text by John Baldessari, Ann-Sofi Noring, Gitte Ørskou.

Over the course of his 50-year career, John Baldessari never stopped exploring the seemingly infinite ways that words and images can be manipulated to create new layers of narrative meaning in art. Initially a more >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960987956
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 128 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/18/2020 In stock

Ray Johnson and William S. Wilson: Frog Pond Splash
Edited by Elizabeth Zuba. Text by William S. Wilson.

Dubbed "Ray Johnson's Boswell," writer and logophile William S. Wilson was one of legendary artist Ray Johnson's closest friends and biggest champions. He was also perhaps Johnson’s most trusted poetic muse and synthesizer of referents >>more

ISBN 9781938221279
US $29.95 CAN $41.95 TRADE
Hbk, 5.5 x 7.25 in. / 88 pgs / 37 color.
Pub Date: 11/20/2020 Awaiting stock

Felix Gonzalez-Torres: Photostats
Edited by Lisa Pearson, Richard Kraft. Text by Mónica de la Torre, Ann Lauterbach.

Felix Gonzalez-Torres (1957-96) is one of the most significant artists to have emerged in the 1980s. An artist whose beautiful, restrained and often mutable works are abundant in compelling contradictions, Gonzalez-Torres was committed to a >>more

ISBN 9781938221262
US $36.00 CAN $50.40 TRADE
Clth, 8.25 x 6.5 in. / 88 pgs / 26 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/20/2020 Awaiting stock

9 Women Artists and Their Models
Edited with text by Theodora Vischer. Text by Tere Arcq, Andreas Beyer, Tamar Garb, Peter Geimer, Anna-Carola Krausse, Sylvie Patry, Uwe M. Schneede, Jennifer Thompson, Hilda Trujillo.

This superbly conceived publication looks at nine women artists whose careers were devoted primarily to portraiture, analyzing both the work they produced and the unique ways in which each artist captured her subjects’ likenesses and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775747578
US $68.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/23/2021 Awaiting stock

Marina Abramovic: 7 Deaths of Maria Callas
Introduction and text by Marina Abramovic. Text by Petter Skavlan. Photographs by Marco Anelli.

An opera production conceived by the legendary performance artist Marina Abramovic (born 1946), 7 Deaths of Maria Callas is a continuation of the artist's lifelong meditation on the female body as a source of both >>more

ISBN 9788862087315
US $65.00 CAN $92.00 TRADE
Clth, 8 x 10.25 in. / 176 pgs / 85 color.
Pub Date: 10/13/2020 In stock

Shapes From Outta Nowhere: Towards Abstraction in Clay 1890–2018
Introduction by Adrienne Spinozzi. Text by Glenn Adamson, Robert A. Ellison, Jr.

A comprehensive overview of 20th-century non-representational ceramics from the earliest years of the modernist revolution to the postwar period through to the present, Shapes From Outta Nowhere features an unparalleled gathering of over 150 works >>more

August Editions
ISBN 9781947359062
US $69.95 CAN $97.95 TRADE
Clth, 10 x 12 in. / 272 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 01/05/2021 Awaiting stock


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