Spring 2020 Featured Latin-American Titles

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

Manuel Álvarez Bravo produced around 3,000 images in color over the course of his career, though he has tended to be better known for his black-and-white photography. In Color presents more than 80 of his >>more

ISBN 9788417975180
US $55.00 CAN $77.00 TRADE
Clth, 11 x 12 in. / 136 pgs / 66 color.
Pub Date: 04/14/2020 In stock

Joakim Eskildsen: Cuban Studies
Text by Abel Gonzalez.

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 Cornwall (2018), a poetic photographic study of the county that >>more

ISBN 9783958297043
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Clth, 7 x 12.25 in. / 144 pgs / 118 color.
Pub Date: 09/29/2020 Awaiting stock

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

Surveying photography from all over Latin America, and based on extensive research, The Africamericanos gives special consideration to those from countries with the highest populations of Afro-Latino citizens and whose people have suffered the most >>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.

With Atacama, Santa Fe-based photographer Jamey Stillings (born 1955) depicts aerial views of large-scale renewable energy projects, enormous mining operations and the stark beauty of the Atacama Desert, so often scarred by human activity.

Chile produces >>more

ISBN 9783958297081
US $75.00 CAN $108.00 TRADE
Clth, 9 x 13.5 in. / 160 pgs / 45 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/29/2020 Awaiting stock

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

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 softly rounded, inflated shapes—so idiosyncratic that it is described as >>more

ISBN 9788857241869
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 09/08/2020 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.

Largely self-taught and coming from a working-class background, Djanira da Motta e Silva (1914–79) emerged on the Brazilian art scene in the 1940s, working in paint, woodcut and engraving to depict everyday life in Brazil, >>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.

Featuring a tip-on cover images and paper changes throughout, Cannibalizing Modernism is the first comprehensive English-language catalog on the Brazilian painter Tarsila do Amaral (1886–1973), a key figure in Latin American modernism.

After studying with Fernand >>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.

At 98 years old, Luchita Hurtado (born 1929) is finally gaining mainstream recognition for the bright, geometric patterns and the surrealist nature scenes of her virbant paintings, but the Venezuela-born, California-based artist is no stranger >>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.

Argentinian artist Tomás Saraceno (born 1973) creates cell-like, spidery interactive installations and sculptures that propose new possibilities for inhabiting the environment, speculative models for alternate ways of living.

This fully illustrated publication, the most substantial >>more

ISBN 9788829703647
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 09/08/2020 Awaiting stock

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

Beginning and ending at the edge of the ocean at the sacred mouth of the Aconcagua River, About to Happen serves as a lament as well as love letter to the sea. In this artist's >>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.

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, and postwar Latin American abstraction.

Breaking away in the 1950s from the >>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.

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 oeuvre includes maquettes built for architecture, industrial and handcrafted furniture, >>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 In stock

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

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 project was a collaboration with artist Gabriel Orozco on his beach house >>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.

Roberto Burle Marx (1909–94) remains one of the most important landscape architects in the history of the field, celebrated for his famous curving mosaic walkways at Copacabana Beach in Rio and the beautiful rooftop garden >>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: 02/25/2020 In stock

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

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 preliminary drawings for 40 of the firm’s modernist houses.


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 In stock

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

This volume chronicles the iconic double house in Mexico City constructed in 1930 by Swiss architects Hans Schmidt (1938–1972) and Paul Artaria (1892–1959). Built in the booming Colonia Del Valle neighborhood, the house was one >>more

ISBN 9786079489601
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 96 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/25/2020 Awaiting stock

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

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 photographs, original sketches and an interview by Miguel Adrià.


ISBN 9786079489618
US $29.95 CAN $41.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 120 pgs / 60 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/25/2020 Awaiting stock

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

Venezuelan haute couture fashion designer Oscar Carvallo, who maintains ateliers in Paris and Miami, is perhaps best known for his work with Carlos Cruz-Diez, a key op artist and color theorist. Carvallo worked with Cruz-Diez >>more

ISBN 9788857242415
US $65.00 CAN $92.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 04/21/2020 In 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.

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 Mexican writers, art critics and curators, presenting a chronology of Coen’s career, >>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: 06/29/2021 Awaiting stock

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

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, assemblage, found objects and consumer products, Kuri explores notions of commercial >>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.

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 Riestra, OMR has been a major influence on the arts >>more

ISBN 9788417141974
US $70.00 CAN $99.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 11.5 x 9.5 in. / 552 pgs / 1270 color.
Pub Date: 08/25/2020 Awaiting stock

Juan Brenner: Tonatiuh
Text by Pedro de Alvarado.

Presenting the latest body of works by Guatemala City–based photographer and director Juan Brenner, Tonatiuh reproduces his intimate snapshots of people, objects, animals and landscapes in his native Guatemala, which show the repercussions of colonization.


ISBN 9788417047856
US $45.00 CAN $63.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 84 color.
Pub Date: 04/14/2020 Out of stock

Carlos Motta: History’s Back Rooms

New York–based Colombian artist Carlos Motta (born 1978) uses film, photography and sculpture to explore gender, sexuality and body politics in the historical narratives of Colombia and Latin America. This first monograph on Motta documents >>more

ISBN 9788857241111
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 300 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 06/02/2020 Out of stock

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

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, Mexico, in 1996—where 3,000 visitors from 42 countries engaged >>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: 10/20/2020 Awaiting stock

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

For more than 30 years, Ramón Paolini (born 1949) has photographed the city of Caracas. This volume collects more than 120 photographs illustrating a modern city of cement, steel and glass surrounded by lush nature, >>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.

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 la Torre, Paz Errázuriz and Rosario López—Black Sun reflects >>more

RM/Toluca Éditions
ISBN 9788417975111
US $40.00 CAN $56.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 12 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 102 color.
Pub Date: 04/14/2020 In stock

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

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 in this book, her photographs of people and the spaces they >>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 In stock


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