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De Lempicka

Freewheeling Tamara de Lempicka, icon of Art DecoTamara de Lempicka (1896 1980) lived art in the fast lane. With an appetite for glamour and fame as much as Left Bank bohemianism, she fled her native ..

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Del Kathryn Barton

The National Gallery of Victoria describes Del Kathryn Barton as "one of Australia's most popular artists" and is presenting a major solo exhibition of her work through March 2018. This is ..

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Desperately Seeking Banksy

`People say graffiti is ugly, irresponsible and childish...but that's only if it's done properly.' Banksy Banksy's subversive genius and astute political commentary are on full displ..

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Destination Art: 500 Artworks Worth the Trip

A global guide to the 500 works of permanently installed modern and contemporary art worth traveling to experience Enjoy a world tour from the comfort of your reading chair or plan a detailed and..

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Diableries: Stereoscopic Adventures in Hell

A devilish 1860s sensation - finally unleashed on the 21st century! In France, around 1860, from the loins of a traditional national fascination with all things diabolical, was born a new sensation - ..

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Dictators in Cartoons


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Diego Rivera: The Complete Murals

Latin American folk hero, husband of Frida Kahlo, devout Communist, and Mexico's most important artist: the oeuvre of Diego Rivera is finally done justice in this monograph constituting the most compr..

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Digital Handmade: Craftsmanship and the New Industrial Revolution
Digital Handmade: Craftsmanship in the New Industrial Revolution

Speed, regulation and mass production defined the first Industrial Revolution, but we have entered a new era. Todays revolution has been driven by digital technologies and tools, giving rise to entire..

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Disposable : History of Skateboard Art


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Do Not Use Under The Skin

An art form unique in the world, tattoos are as varied in style and form as the living bodies they adorn. Under the Skin examines tattoos from three different angles, through the work of more than 37 ..

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Dore's London : Writings By Charles Dickens, Oscar Wilde, Anthony Trollope & Others

Gustave Dore is an artist with widespread appeal and his London engravings are among his most highly regarded accomplishments. Divided into four major sections, Rags, Riches, Work and Play, the book c..

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Drawing Autism

A celebration of the extraordinary creations of artists with autism. Drawing Autism celebrates the artistry of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), while also acting serving as a wind..

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E-Flux Journal - the Internet Does Not Exist


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Egon Schiele

To mark the start of the commemoration of Egon Schiele in 2017 the Albertina will be showing an extensive presentation from its comprehensive collection of drawings and watercolours, which will be..

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Elements of Sculpture: A Viewer's Guide

The Elements of Sculpture is the essential viewer's guide to experiencing sculpture. Richly illustrated with colour photographs of artworks both modern and classical and written by a sculptor and teac..

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Emanations: The Art of the Cameraless Photograph

Since the early 19th century and the invention of photography, artists have been experimenting with various methods for creating photographs without a camera. At once exhaustive and compelling, this b..

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Emek: The Thinking Man's Poster Artist

"The thinking man's poster artist" his unique visual style has graced music posters on a diverse spectrum. Emek first hand draws, then silkscreens multi-colored posters on paper, as well a experimenti..

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Everything is Happening: Journey into a Painting

Michael Jacobs was haunted by Velazquez's enigmatic masterpiece Las Meninas from first encountering it in the Prado as a teenager. In Everything is Happening Jacobs searches for the ultimate significa..

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Eyewitness 1917: The Russian Revolution as it Happened

A dramatic account of a year of two revolutions in Russia, told through extracts from contemporary diaries, letters and memoirs and illustrated with many previously unpublished photographs. 191..

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Face: Our Human Story

The face is not only central to identity, but is also the primary vehicle for human expression, emotion and character. It also signifies intellect and power, and has often been regarded as a window in..

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Family of Hummingbirds: The Complete Prints of John Gould

Every hummingbird carries with it a story, a story of the unbelievable endurance through transcontinental migration and survival against all odds. This magnificent volume reunites the family of hummin..

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Fanzine Grrrls


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Fat Cat Art: Famous Masterpieces Improved by a Ginger Cat with Attitude

It s official. That thing that classic art has been missing is a chubby reclining kitty. "The Huffington Post"Internet meme meets classical art in Svetlana Petrova s brilliant "Fat Cat Art." Featurin..

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First World War Poets

First World War Poets by Alan Judd and David Crane. This collection of short biographies of those remarkable men who sought to record and convey the horrors of the Great War in poetry draws on letters..

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Florence: Art and Architecture

There can be no doubt about it: this is a magnificent achievement. The illustrated volume Florence: Art and Architecture combines interesting and easily understood texts with an abundance of opulent c..

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Florence: The Paintings & Frescoes, 1250-1743

Every painted work that is on display in the Uffizi Gallery, The Pitti Palace, the Accademia, and the Duomo is included in the book, plus many or most of the works from 28 of the city's other magnific..

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Follow This Thread: A Maze Book to Get Lost In

'Uniquely magical, each page offers new delights. Many books are described as 'journeys' but Follow This Thread really is one' Alan Connor Take an immersive journey into the labyrinthine world of..

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Forms of Enchantment: Writings on Art & Artists

Art-writing at its most useful should share the dynamism, fluidity and passions of the objects of its enquiry, argues Marina Warner. In this new anthology of some of her most compelling work, she capt..

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Francis Bacon

This is a magnificently illustrated volume that showcases the unique work of Francis Bacon - one of the 20th century's most celebrated artists. The centenary of Francis Bacon's birth is being celebrat..

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Frank Stella

A timely monograph, covering the landmark work and latest career developments of one of today's greatest living artists."Stella now occupies a position similar to that of Kandinsky late in his career...

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A sumptuous feast of a book, Frida allows the reader to enter this revered artist's world, both literally and metaphorically. Through a series of consecutive die-cut pages, one is drawn in - passing t..

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Frida Kahlo

ALSO IN THIS SERIES: Jane Austen, Coco Chanel and Virginia Woolf. This beautifully illustrated biography follows Frida Kahlo's exceptional life and work, and celebrates the Mexican icon's immense lega..

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Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera: Masterpieces from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection

This book is published to accompany the exhibition at the Art Gallery of New South Wales showing from 23 June to 9 October 2016. It brings together such significant paintings as Kahlo's Diego on my mi..

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Frida Kahlo: Beyond the Myth

Frida Kahlo, a truly extraordinary woman who captured the public's imagination with her iconic look, troubled life and exotic air, is first and foremost a great painter. This exhibition and accompanyi..

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Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up

In 1954, following her death, Frida Kahlo's possessions were locked away in the Casa Azul in Mexico City, her lifelong home. Half a century later, her collection of clothing, jewellery, cosmetics and ..

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Frida Kahlo: The Story of Her Life

The perfect subject for a graphic novel, Frida Kahlo's brief life was dramatic and romantic, tragic and painful. In this illustrated "biography", Vanna Vinci captures the spirit of Kahlo's world in bo..

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From Lens to Eye to Hand: Photorealism 1969 to Today

Photorealism reintroduced straightforward representation into an art world dominated by Pop Art, Minimalism, Land Art, and Performance Art. Often misunderstood as being overtly traditional, artists at..

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Fully Coherent Plan: For a New and Better Society

CLOSE YOUR EYES I invite you to imagine a plan for a new and better society where everything is very coherent and makes a lot of sense and nothing is confusing or awful OPEN YOUR EYES No need..

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Geek-Art: an Anthology: Art, Design, Illustration & Pop Culture

Every age has its artistic inspiration. Medieval artists exalted spiritual subjects. Modernists shifted their attention to humanity and the senses. For a generation of artists and fans today, our hero..

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George E. Ohr: The Greatest Art Potter on Earth

The definitive and most up-to-date volume on the celebrated Biloxi artist, who was the most revolutionary art potter of his time. Called the Mad Potter of Biloxi, the Apostle of Individuality, and the..

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Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) was one of the foundational figures of American modernism. A seminal woman artist, she rose to prominence in the early twentieth century at the heart of the New York avant..

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Georgia O'Keeffe: Visions of Hawai'i

In 1939, Georgia O'Keeffe, who at 51 was among the most famous artists in the United States, accepted a commission from the Hawaiian Pineapple Company to produce two paintings for advertising campaign..

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Gerhard Richter: Panorama: A Retrospective

Gerhard Richter is widely regarded as one of the most important painters at work today. He is as well known for his figurative works as he is for his abstract paintings, often combining elements of bo..

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Gilbert & George


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Glasgow Boys Masterpieces of Art

A group of primarily Scottish artists (mainly William York Macgregor, Joseph Crawhall, George Henry, Edward Atkinson Hornel, Sir John Lavery and Arthur Melville) they painted in a number of different ..

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Going Once: 250 Years of Culture, Taste and Collecting at Christie's

A celebration of evolving taste, told through the stories behind 250 objects sold by the world's largest auction house Founded in London in 1766, Christie's is one of the most important auction houses..

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Golden Age of Botanical Art

Kew: The Golden Age of Botanical Art brings together the stories of the intrepid explorers - some of whom became botanical artists by default - and the many professional artists who recorded the flora..

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Goya: Order and Disorder

Francisco Goya has been widely celebrated as the most important Spanish artist of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, the last of the Old Masters and the first of the Moderns, and an a..

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Graffiti 365

"Graffiti 365" is a fun, engaging, and wide-ranging survey of the international graffiti scene, using 365 rare images to introduce or describe important artists-from Taki 183 to Banksy-and styles-from..

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Graffiti Planet: The Best Graffiti from Around the World

A celebration of the creativity of graffiti artists from all over the world. Ever controversial, graffiti or street art has become a significant art form and continues to evolve and transform urban l..

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