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Valuing Architecture
Edited with text by Ashley Paine, Susan Holden, John Macarthur.

Architecture has always been found in the space between its economic and cultural values. Unlike the visual and performing arts, literature and music, architecture's values are often seen to be compromised by, or contingent upon, >>more

ISBN 9789492095930
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 288 pgs / 113 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2021 In stock

Creative Theories of (Just About) Everything
By Jeroen Lutters.

Creativity has been hailed as the driving force and most important skill of the 21st century—a power to be taught, understood and deployed on all levels of society. Debate concerning the cognitive origins and potential >>more

ISBN 9789492095749
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 240 pgs / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/24/2020 In stock

Conceptual Art in a Curatorial Perspective
By Nathalie Zonnenberg.

Conceptual Art in a Curatorial Perspective focuses on the curatorial practice of exhibiting conceptual art. The fact that conceptual works are frequently not object-based creates challenges when exhibiting them. This book offers various perspectives on >>more

ISBN 9789078088769
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Pbk, 6.25 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Failed Images
By Ernst van Alphen.

Failed Images approaches photography in terms of its divergence from the reality it would claim to show. How does the photograph transform that which exists before the camera? A variety of factors influence the way >>more

ISBN 9789492095459
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 288 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock

The Transhistorical Museum
Edited with text by Eva Wittocx, Ann Demeester, Melanie Bühler. Text by Mieke Bal, Peter Capreau, Maria Iñigo Clavo, Bice Curiger, Penelope Curtis, Hendrik Folkerts, Hanneke Grootenboer, et al.

Since the turn of the 21st century, there has been a significant expansion in the field of transhistorical exhibition practice—that is, exhibitions in which objects from various art-historical periods and cultural contexts are put on >>more

ISBN 9789492095527
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock

Brian O'Doherty/Patrick Ireland: Word, Image and Institutional Critique
Edited by Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes. Text by Alexander Alberro, Hans Belting, Anne-Marie Bonnet, Lucy Cotter, Patricia Falguières, Christina Kennedy, Ingmar Lähnemann, Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes, Thomas McEvilley, Brenda Moore McCann, Whitney Rugg, Yvonne Scott, Mary-Ruth Walsh.

The contributing authors (including Alexander Alberro, Hans Belting, Lucy Cotter, Patricia Falguières and Thomas McEvilley, among others) provide new ideas on O’Doherty’s versatile oeuvre. O’Doherty’s role in conceptual art and minimalism in New York is >>more

ISBN 9789492095244
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 304 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock

The Lure of the Biographical
By Sandra Kisters.

An artist’s biography can be a potent source of inspiration and mythology, and this book explores how artists use their biographical image in order to make a name for themselves, and how other parties—such as >>more

ISBN 9789492095251
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 448 pgs / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock

The Shape of Evidence
By Sophie Berrebi. The first in Valiz's new vis-à-vis series of accessible introductions to academic subjects in contemporary art, architecture and design, The Shape of Evidence examines the use of the document in contemporary art, focusing on artworks >>more

ISBN 9789078088981
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 256 pgs / 140 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 In stock


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