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Gustav Klimt: Complete Paintings

TOBIAS G NATTER · TASCHEN
Pages: 604
Format: Hardcover

Defining Decadence The legacy of Gustav Klimt A century after his death, Viennese artist Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) still startles with his unabashed eroticism, dazzling surfaces, and artistic experimentation. This monograph gathers all of Klimt's major works alongside authoritative...
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The World of A Wrinkle in Time: The Making of the Movie

Kate Egan · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Travel through time and space on an epic adventure with Disney's major motion picture A Wrinkle in Time!This keepsake book takes readers behind the scenes of Disney's film adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's timeless novel. Complete with interviews and photographs of the cast...
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Interior Portraits: At Home With Cultural Pioneers and Creative Mavericks

LESLIE WILLIAMSON · Rizzoli
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Acclaimed photographer, author, and Bay Area native Leslie Williamson returns to her roots with a tribute to the most fertile soil for creativity: California.Following her ultra-successful Handcrafted Modern and Modern Originals, Leslie Williamson is back with an original and compelling...
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New York Rock: From the Rise of The Velvet Underground to the Fall of CBGB

Steven Blush · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

As a city that represents endless possibilities, New York has been the setting for the dawning of new movements, styles, and genres. In the 20th century, the birth of Rock represented a connection between art forms and the city's socioeconomic, racial, and sexual variants. New York Rock...
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Ed Ruscha and the Great American West

Karin Breuer · University of California Press
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

The renowned artist Ed Ruscha was born in Nebraska, grew up in Oklahoma, and has lived and worked in Southern California since the late 1950s. Beginning in 1956, road trips across the American Southwest furnished a conceptual trove of themes and motifs that he mined throughout his career....
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Handbook of Tyranny

Theo Deutinger · Lars Müller Publishers
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Factual storytelling: graphic illustrations expose the new tyranny of the 21st century Handbook of Tyranny portrays the routine cruelties of the 21st century through a series of detailed nonfictional graphic illustrations. None of these cruelties represent extraordinary violence -- they...
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Revelations: Art from the African American South

Timothy Anglin Burgard · Prestel
Pages: 184
Format: Hardcover

This gorgeous volume explores 62 extraordinary works by 22 contemporary African American artists, revealing a crucial chapter n the story of American art.While the self-taught artists featured in this groundbreaking catalog were born in the Jim Crow period of institutionalized racism, their...
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The Curatorial Conundrum: What to Study? What to Research? What to Practice?

Paul O'Neill · The MIT Press
Pages: 263
Format: Paperback

Today curators are sometimes more famous than the artists whose work they curate, and curatorship involves more than choosing objects for an exhibition. The expansion of the curatorial field in recent decades has raised questions about exhibition-making itself and the politics of production,...
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Introduction to Graphic Design: A Guide to Thinking, Process & Style

Aaris Sherin · Bloomsbury Visual Arts
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

For a great foundation as a graphic design student, look no further than Aaris Sherin's Introduction to Graphic Design. Sherin will introduce you to the formal structure of graphic design, so you can understand and utilise the main techniques of your chosen profession, and learn how they...
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Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armor

Richard Holmes · DK
Pages: 392
Format: Hardcover

A spectacular visual guide to the epic 4,000-year history of weaponry, created in association with the Smithsonian Institution.Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armor tells this epic story of the entire spectrum of weaponry through stunning photography and authoritative coverage, from...
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The Drybar Guide to Good Hair for All: How to Get the Perfect Blowout at Home

Alli Webb · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Picture this. Your hair is a mess and you feel like a nut. You open your Drybar book and you feel better already! The Drybar Guide to Good Hair for All is the ultimate handbook for at-home hairstyling. Author Alli Webb, a long-time stylist and life-long curly hair girl, founded Drybar in 2010...
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KAWS: Where the End Starts

Andrea Karnes · Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Pages: 199
Format: Hardcover

A major survey of KAWS and his eye-popping work, from collectible art toys to UNIQLO T-shirts, from grafitti to museum exhibitionsAppropriating characters, images and effects from pop culture, the work of KAWS blurs the lines between high and low art, and between art and fashion. Deploying...
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Images of conviction : the construction of visual evidence

Diane Dufour · LE BAL / E'ditions Xavier Barral
Pages: 237
Format: Print book

"Images of Conviction" shows, through 11 cases, how the photographic image is constructed to become evidence. From the scientific methods developed by Alphonse Bertillon, a criminologist who worked for the Prefecture de Police de Paris in the late 19th century, to the first aerial...
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The golden decade : photography at the California School of Fine Arts, 1945-55

William Heick · Steidl
Pages: 415
Format: Print book

The California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco was among a handful of institutions in the nation to offer an extensive program in photography and film during the postwar period. Under the new directorship of Douglas McAgy, CSFA's photography program, established by Ansel Adams...
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Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters: Inside His Films, Notebooks, and Collections

Guillermo del Toro · Insight Editions Incredib
Pages: 152
Format: Print book

The perfect companion piece to an enthralling new exhibition on the visionary work and fervent imagination of director Guillermo del Toro.In 2016, a new exhibit on the work of visionary director Guillermo del Toro will begin at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) , before moving...
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