Spring 2020 Featured Latin-American Titles

Manuel Álvarez Bravo: In Color
Edited by Aurelia Álvarez Bravo, James Oles, Ramón Reverté. Text by James Oles.

The little-known color photography of Manuel Álvarez Bravo, presented in a beautiful cloth binding with a tipped-on cover image

Manuel Álvarez Bravo produced around 3,000 images in color over the course of his career, though he >>more

ISBN 9788417975180
US $55.00 CAN $77.00 TRADE
Clth, 11 x 12 in. / 136 pgs / 66 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2020 Awaiting stock

Joakim Eskildsen: Cuban Studies
Text by Abel Gonzalez.

The final volume in Joakim Eskildsen’s trilogy on dysfunctional political systems

Following American Realities (2016), which dealt with people living under the official poverty line in the United States after the financial collapse of 2011, and >>more

ISBN 9783958297043
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Clth, 7 x 12.25 in. / 144 pgs / 118 color.
Pub Date: 06/25/2020 Awaiting stock

Edited with introduction by Claudi Carreras. Text by Sheila Walker, Abraham Nahón, Germán Rey.

A visual exploration of Afro-Latino identity and the African diaspora in Latin America as seen in the work of 34 contemporary photographers

Surveying photography from all over Latin America, and based on extensive research, The Africamericanos >>more

RM/Museo Amparo/Centro de la Imagen
ISBN 9788417047962
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 13.25 in. / 236 pgs / 300 color / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/29/2019 In stock

Jamey Stillings: Atacama
Text by Mark Sloan, Jamey Stillings.

Chile’s ecological progress and challenges portrayed through aerial views of its mines, deserts and energy projects

With Atacama, Santa Fe-based photographer Jamey Stillings (born 1955) depicts aerial views of large-scale renewable energy projects, enormous mining operations >>more

ISBN 9783958297081
US $65.00 CAN $92.00 TRADE
Clth, 9 x 13.5 in. / 160 pgs / 45 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/25/2020 Awaiting stock

Botero: The Search for a Style (1948–1963)
Edited with text by Christian Padilla.

The story of how Fernando Botero developed his iconic “Boterismo” style

Colombian painter and sculptor Fernando Botero (born 1932) is one of the best-known and most celebrated living Latin American artists. His distinctive visual style of >>more

ISBN 9788857241869
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/21/2020 Awaiting stock

Djanira: Picturing Brazil
Edited with text by Adriano Pedrosa, Isabella Rjeille, Rodrigo Moura. Text by Carlos Eduardo Riccioppo, Clarival do Prado Valladares, Flavio de Aquino, Frederico Morais, Kaira M. Cabañas, Lelia Coelho Frota, Luiza Interlenghi, Mário Pedrosa, Marc Berkowitz.

A handsome monograph on beloved self-taught Brazilian artist Djanira da Motta e Silva, whose paintings depict religious themes and everyday life in Brazil

Largely self-taught and coming from a working-class background, Djanira da Motta e Silva >>more

ISBN 9788531000652
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10.75 in. / 312 pgs / 206 color / 106 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/22/2019 In stock

Tarsila do Amaral: Cannibalizing Modernism
Edited with text by Adriano Pedrosa, Fernando Oliva. Text by Amanda Carneiro, Artur Santoro, Carlos Eduardo Riccioppo, Guilherme Giufrida, Irene V. Small, Mari Rodriguez Binnie, Maria Castro, Matheus de Andrade, Michele Bete Petry and Maria Bernardete Ramos Flores, Michele Greet, Paulo Herkenhoff, Renata Bittencourt, Sergio Miceli.

The luminous, revelatory landscapes of the pioneering Latin American modernist, in a deluxe production

Featuring a tip-on cover images and paper changes throughout, Cannibalizing Modernism is the first comprehensive English-language catalog on the Brazilian painter Tarsila >>more

ISBN 9788531000706
US $65.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10.75 in. / 360 pgs / 358 color.
Pub Date: 10/22/2019 In stock

Luchita Hurtado: I Live I Die I Will Be Reborn
Edited by Joseph Constable, Rebecca Lewin. Text by Andrea Bowers, Michael Govan, Juan A. Gaitán, Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Marie Heilich, Matt Mullican, Yana Peel, Barbara Stauffacher Solomon. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist.

The first monograph on Los Angeles legend Luchita Hurtado, whose colorful, surrealist paintings are now garnering recognition after decades on the fringes

At 98 years old, Luchita Hurtado (born 1929) is finally gaining mainstream recognition for >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960985938
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 FLAT40
Clth, 8 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 122 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/23/2019 Out of stock

Tomás Saraceno
Text by Derek P. McCormack, Franklin Ginn, Hugh Raffles, Jussi Parikka, Bronislaw Szerszynski, Michael Marder, Anna Tsing, Italo Calvino.

The first thorough monograph on Tomás Saraceno’s groundbreaking installations, modeling a utopian future of balance between humanity and nature

Argentinian artist Tomás Saraceno (born 1973) creates cell-like, spidery interactive installations and sculptures that propose new possibilities >>more

ISBN 9788829703647
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2020 Awaiting stock

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen
Text by Andrea Andersson, Lucy Lippard, Macarena Gómez-Barris. Interview by Julia Bryan-Wilson.

A new edition of artist-poet Cecilia Vicuña’s artist's book on the politics of the sea

Beginning and ending at the edge of the ocean at the sacred mouth of the Aconcagua River, About to Happen serves >>more

ISBN 9781938221231
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 8 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color / 8 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

Soto: The Fourth Dimension
Text by Manuel Cirauqui, Mónica Amor, Jean Clay.

A generous introduction to the kinetic and op art pioneer’s finest works

Over a career spanning more than five decades, Venezuelan artist Soto (1923–2005) played a fundamental role in the evolution of op and kinetic art, >>more

La Fábrica
ISBN 9788417769185
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 65 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 In stock

José Zanine Caldas
Preface by Zesty Meyers. Introduction by Otavio Nazareth, Mina W. Hugerth. Text by Amanda Beatriz Palma de Carvalho, Maria Cecília Loschiavo dos Santos, Lauro Cavalcanti. Photographs by André Nazareth.

A handsomely produced survey on Brazilian design polymath José Zanine Caldas

One of the most important figures in Brazilian material culture, José Zanine Caldas (1919–2001) left behind a diverse legacy in architecture, design and art. His >>more

Olhares, São Paulo/R & Company, New York
ISBN 9788562114922
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 300 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/11/2020 Awaiting stock

Tatiana Bilbao Estudio
Edited by Mette Marie Kallehauge, Lærke Rydal Jørgensen. Text by Nicolai Ouroussoff, Ruben Gallo, Hilary Sample, Tatiana Bilbao, Jacques Herzog.

On Mexican architect Tatiana Bilbao’s genius for merging spacious brutalist modernism with nature

Already known as one of Mexico’s greatest architects, Tatiana Bilbao (born 1972) has created some of the country’s most striking buildings. Her first >>more

Lars Müller Publishers/Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9783037786178
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 In stock

Roberto Burle Marx Lectures: Landscape as Art and Urbanism
Edited by Gareth Doherty. Photographs by Leonardo Finotti.

Essential lectures on the art of landscaping from Roberto Burle Marx, described by the New York Times as "the designer most responsible for our utopian impressions of the Brazilian built environment

Roberto Burle Marx (1909–94) remains >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037786253
US $30.00 CAN $42.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 7.75 in. / 288 pgs / 73 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

Llosa Cortegana Architects: The House is an Idea
Text by Miquel Adrià, Patricia Llosa Bueno, Rodolfo Cortegana Morgan, José Luis Villanueva Castañeda.

Architectural drawings of 40 houses by Peruvian firm Llosa Cortegana Architects

This monograph gathers projects by Lima-based architectural firm Llosa Cortegana Architects. Featuring texts by four architects, the monograph focuses on the planning process and >>more

ISBN 9786079489571
US $35.00 CAN $49.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 364 pgs / 423 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

The First Modern Building in Mexico
Introduction by Werner Oechslin. Text by Juan Manuel Heredia.

Mexico City’s first modernist building: A house by Swiss architects Hans Schmidt and Paul Artaria

This volume chronicles the iconic double house in Mexico City constructed in 1930 by Swiss architects Hans Schmidt (1938–1972) and Paul >>more

ISBN 9786079489601
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 96 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/24/2020 Awaiting stock

Rafael Pardo: New Brutalism
Introduction by Graciela Kartofel. Interview by Miquel Adrià.

The concrete, geometrically sculptural houses of Mexican architect Rafael Pardo

The buildings of Mexican architect Rafael Pardo are almost sculptural—concrete prisms intersecting to form domestic spaces. This monograph presents eight projects built in Xalapa, Veracruz, including >>more

ISBN 9786079489618
US $29.95 CAN $41.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 120 pgs / 60 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/23/2020 Awaiting stock

Fashion, Art & Nature chez Oscar Carvallo
Edited by Hélène Farnault.

On the overlap between art and nature in the creations of Venezuelan designer Oscar Carvallo

Venezuelan haute couture fashion designer Oscar Carvallo, who maintains ateliers in Paris and Miami, is perhaps best known for his work >>more

ISBN 9788857242415
US $65.00 CAN $92.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

Arnaldo Coen
Introduction by Alberto Ruy Sánchez. Text by Jaime Moreno Villarreal, Pilar Garcia, Marco Antonio Morales, Julio Garcia Murillo, Santiago Espinosa de los Monteros. Interview by Cuauhtemoc Medina.

The first comprehensive survey of Mexican painter Arnaldo Coen from 1960 to today

In 2014, Mexico City–based painter Arnaldo Coen (born 1940) received Mexico’s prestigious National Science and Arts Award. This volume collects texts by renowned >>more

ISBN 9788417141165
US $39.95 CAN $55.95 FLAT40
Clth, 12.5 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 250 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/18/2020 Awaiting stock

Gabriel Kuri: Sorted, Resorted
Edited with text by Zoë Gray. Text by Cathleen Chaffee, Brian Dillon, Dirk Snauwaert.

Sculptures and installations by Mexican artist Gabriel Kuri: playful critiques of consumerism

Gathering works by Brussels-based Mexican sculptor Gabriel Kuri (born 1970), Sorted, Resorted includes new works produced for the 2020 exhibition in Brussels. Combining sculpture, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960986850
US $55.00 CAN $77.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 10.25 x 11.5 in. / 164 pgs / 108 color / 9 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 In stock

Introduction by Osvaldo Sánchez. Text by Patricia Ortiz Monasterio, Jaime Riestra, Teresa Eckmann, et al.

A richly illustrated history of Mexico City’s leading contemporary art gallery

OMR is one of the most influential contemporary art galleries in Latin America. Founded in Mexico City in 1983 by Patricia Ortiz Monasterio and Jaime >>more

ISBN 9788417141974
US $70.00 CAN $99.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 11.5 x 9.5 in. / 552 pgs / 1270 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2020 Awaiting stock

Juan Brenner: Tonatiuh
Text by Pedro de Alvarado.

Intimate and sumptuous color photographs of Guatemala that capture the traces of its colonization

Presenting the latest body of works by Guatemala City–based photographer and director Juan Brenner, Tonatiuh reproduces his intimate snapshots of people, objects, >>more

ISBN 9788417047856
US $45.00 CAN $63.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 84 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

Carlos Motta: History’s Back Rooms

The first comprehensive monograph on Carlos Motta’s multimedia works investigating gender and sexuality in Latin America

New York–based Colombian artist Carlos Motta (born 1978) uses film, photography and sculpture to explore gender, sexuality and body politics >>more

ISBN 9788857241111
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 300 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2020 Awaiting stock

Philippe Bazin, Bruno Serralongue: Encuentro, Chiapas 1996
Text by Philippe Bazin, Bruno Serralongue.

Historic photographs from the 1993 Zapatista meeting in Chiapas, Mexico

Presented here for the first time are photographs by photojournalist Bruno Serralongue of the First Intercontinental Meeting for Humanity against Neoliberalism—organized by the Zapatistas in Chiapas, >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959053228
US $35.00 CAN $49.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.25 x 10.75 in. / 80 pgs / 56 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2020 Awaiting stock

Ramón Paolini: Caracas
Foreword by Martín Caparrós. Text by Ramón Paolini.

A portrait of Caracas by Ramón Paolini, architect, photographer, Venezuela’s director of Cultural Heritage and UNESCO inspector

For more than 30 years, Ramón Paolini (born 1949) has photographed the city of Caracas. This volume collects more >>more

La Fábrica
ISBN 9788417769260
US $45.00 CAN $63.00 FLAT40
Clth, 9 x 12 in. / 224 pgs / 160 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 In stock

Black Sun: Women in Photography
Text by Maria Wills Londoño, Alexis Fabry.

Latin American female photographers reflect on personal and collective struggle

Showcasing 12 Latin American female photographers—Adriana Lestido, Luz María Bedoya, Johanna Calle, Helen Zout, Claudia Donoso, Rosa Gauditano, Leonora Vicuña, Carla Rippey, Carolina Cárdenas, Milagros de >>more

RM/Toluca Éditions
ISBN 9788417975111
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 12 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 102 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock

Carolina Sandretto: Cuba Vivir Con
Text by Iliana Cepero, Walter Guadagnini, Carolina Sandretto.

How Cubans live: portraits of people twinned with images of their spaces

Italian photographer Carolina Sandretto travels through Cuba, capturing color portraits and images of domestic or everyday spaces—kitchens, hair salons, bedrooms, street corners. Presented side-by-side >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836642496
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 274 pgs / 190 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock


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