Our favorite Art and Photography books!
Audio journals that document Wojnarowicz's turbulent attempts to understand his anxieties and passions, and tracking his thoughts as they develop in real time.
One of the most important artists of the twentieth century and an icon of courageous womanhood, Frida Kahlo lives on in the public imagination, where her popularity shows no signs of waning. She is renowned for both her paintings and her personal story, which were equally filled with pain and anguish, celebration and life.
The definitive biography of Edward Gorey, the eccentric master of macabre nonsense.$40.00ISBN: 9780525560029Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Penguin Press - October 23rd, 2018
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and New York Times bestselling author, a stunning and personally curated selection of her work across the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa$45.00ISBN: 9780226591933Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: University of Chicago Press - September 25th, 2018At the turn of the twentieth century, Swedish artist Hilma af Klint (1862–1944) created a body of work that left visible reality behind, exploring the radical possibilities of abstraction years before Vasily Kandinsky, Kazimir Malevich, or Piet Mondrian. Many consider her the first trained artist to create abstract paintings.$49.95ISBN: 9780714878294Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Phaidon Press - November 5th, 2018
Annie Leibovitz, our most celebrated living photographer, explains how her pictures are made$49.95ISBN: 9780878468522Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: MFA Publications - February 27th, 2018
Provocative, erotic and insightful drawings by two major artists of fin-de-si cle Vienna
Although Gustav Klimt was Egon Schiele's senior by almost 30 years, he quickly recognized and encouraged the younger artist's extraordinary talent, and they remained mutually admiring colleagues until the shared year of their deaths, in 1918.$50.00ISBN: 9783791357768Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Prestel - September 18th, 2018
This book presents Dorothea Lange's inspiring and influential photographs, which brought the plight of 20th-century America's poor and disenfranchised into the public eye.$55.00ISBN: 9783960982562Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.Published: Walther Konig Verlag - May 22nd, 2018
The Japanese colored woodblock print is among the most familiar and popular East Asian art forms in the West, thanks to the 19th-century fashion for all things Japanese--a fashion which brought about a huge transformation in Western art.$60.00ISBN: 9780847864003Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Rizzoli - September 4th, 2018
A must-have for anyone interested in these two beloved West Coast artists, best known for their geometric abstractions of the California landscape.$80.00ISBN: 9780062795571Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Harper Design - November 6th, 2018
The first definitive monograph of color photographs by American street photographer Vivian Maier.$85.00ISBN: 9780714877587Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Phaidon Press - October 22nd, 2018
Experience spans Eliasson's career to date via images of his installations, sculptures, paintings, photographs, films, architectural projects, and interventions in public space - each with an extended caption to guide readers through the work