A dazzling biography of one of the twentieth century's most respected painters, Helen Frankenthaler, as she came of age as an artist in postwar New York
An oracular Surrealism: the debut presentation of Leonora Carrington's recently discovered tarot deck
A lavishly illustrated history of photography in essays by the author of Otherwise Known as the Human Condition
A sweeping retrospective exploring the oeuvre of an incandescent artist, revealing the ways that Mitchell expanded painting beyond Abstract Expressionism as well as the transatlantic contexts that shaped her
Joan Mitchell (1925–1992) was fearless in her experimentation, creating works of unparalleled beauty, strength, and emotional intensity.
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A visual adventure of Wes Anderson proportions, authorized by the legendary filmmaker himself: stunning photographs of real-life places that seem plucked from the just-so world of his films, presented with fascinating human stories behind each façade.
Accidentally Wes Anderson began as a personal t$30.00ISBN: 9780358126607Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - October 6th, 2020
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“[A] diverse and enlightening book . . .$50.00ISBN: 9783775747134Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Hatje Cantz - December 8th, 2020
The world's most famous painter focuses on the depiction of natural environments, from sunsets to seascapes to suburban streets$24.00ISBN: 9781609456238Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Europa Compass - November 3rd, 2020
Renowned architect Renzo Piano (the New Whitney Museum, the Pompidou Center, Potsdamer Platz, Cite Internationale, New York Times Building, The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, etc.) and his son Carlo, a well-regarded journalist, set sail from Genoa one late Summer day to search for Atlantis, the perfect city, built to harbor a perfect society.$45.00ISBN: 9780520304840Published: University of California Press - July 14th, 2020
An expanded edition of the definitive book on Ruth Asawa’s fascinating life and her lasting contributions to American art.
The work of American artist Ruth Asawa (1926–2013) is brought into brilliant focus in this definitive book, originally published to accompany the first complete retrospective of Asawa’s career, organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Fran$14.95ISBN: 9781907974847Published: The Do Book Company - October 6th, 2020
"In a world where everyone is a photographer now, how do you stand out? The answer can be found in this simple but profound book. It will train your eye to see what others don't." — David HieattNot available to orderISBN: 9783899558579Availability: Backordered--delivery time uncertainPublished: Gestalten - October 20th, 2020
Surfing is a way of life, one that defines not only where we live, but how we live. Surf Shacks Volume 2 picks up where the first volume left off, exploring homes of surfers, which range from improvised cabins by the beach to penthouse apartments in big coastal cities.$29.95ISBN: 9780691208077Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Princeton University Press - December 1st, 2020
A hand-drawn guide to architectural styles throughout historyNot available to orderISBN: 9783777435732Availability: Backordered--delivery time uncertainPublished: Hirmer Publishers - February 15th, 2021
This book marks the triumphant return of Frida Kahlo to San Francisco, the city where her artistic life began to unfold. Kahlo’s sojourns to the United States were brief, but formative.$60.00ISBN: 9781606066751Published: J. Paul Getty Museum - October 27th, 2020
Thoroughly researched and beautifully produced, this catalogue complements the first comprehensive retrospective in the United States of Imogen Cunningham’s work in over thirty-five years.
Celebrated American artist Imogen Cunningham (1883–1976) enjoyed a long career as a photographer, creating a large and diverse body of work that underscored her unique vision, vers$39.95ISBN: 9780691195872Published: Princeton University Press - October 20th, 2020
A magisterial study of celebrated photographer Walker Evans