American painter Philip Taaffe has expanded the parameters of painting through his use of silkscreen, linocuts, collage, stencils, gouache, chine-collé, marbling, acrylic, enamel, watercolor, and gold leaf.
This book presents a comprehensive view of his work and looks at every part of Taaffe's artistic development, from the works he made, while a student of Hans Haacke, to the present.
Dive into the work of Camille Pissarro!
He was one of the founding figures of Impressionism. His unique talent for collaboration and unity was vital to the development of French painting in the late 19th century.
Focusing on his role in the revolutionary Impressionist movement, the catalogue Camille Pissarro – The Studio of Modernism traces Pissarro's work in dialog with his fellow artists, particularly Cezanne and Gauguin, and also reveals his influence on works by Alfred Sisley, Georges Seurat,…
Rediscover a major Austrian-American photographer of the twentieth century!
The oeuvre of the Austrian-American photographer Robert Haas (1898–1997) encompasses numerous themes and unites the views of two continents.
His work includes moving studies of everyday life and society in Vienna between the two world wars, as well as fascinating pictures of the American way of life, sensitive portraits of major personalities and Street Photography in New York.
This catalogue presents Haas' outstanding…
The radical artist's major retrospective:
At once controversial and revered, Marina Abramovic is one of the most discussed artists today. Famous for her groundbreaking performance works, she continues to expand the boundaries of art.
The fabulous and absolutely impressive exhibition was shown in Stockholm, Humlebæk and Bonn.
Incorporating mediums ranging from photography and sculpture to text, sound, and performance, Taryn Simon (*1975, New York) directs our attention to familiar systems of organization making visible the contours of power and authority hidden within them. Her practice involves extensive research on and with institutions.
Here we have gathered some of her outstanding books, including Contraband, Innocents, and Birds of the West Indies.
The beautifully designed catalogue is dedicated to Franz Erhard Walther’s entire oeuvre.
The artist is considered one of the trailblazers of a radically expanded spectrum of art. For this, he was awarded the Golden Lion at the Biennale di Venezia in 2017. His work includes the audience and the viewer as active participants; place, time, space, body, and language became Walther's artistic means.
"Shadow over Shadow" explores the clichés and genre conventions of American film noir.
Using images from the vast public digital collection of the United States Library of Congress – all made in the U.S. between the 1930s and 1960s – Vitor Casimiro has translated the language of cinema into the language of a photo book.
Void is an independent publishing house dedicated to photography books and education. The project is driven by editor Myrto Steirou and designer João Linneu. Void works with both established and up-and-coming artists, proudly fostering photographers’ debut books.
Check out these beautiul books by Void:
Among this week's new arrivals you'll find, for example, two beautiful small books presenting Toulouse-Lautrec's and Atget's Paris, the fantastic volume on Wiener Werkstätte Jewelry, the catalogue raisonné of Christo's und Jeanne–Claude's Prints and Objects, as well as titels on Marcel Broodthaers, Kati Heck, Jorinde Voigt, Henri Matisse, and many more.
The brilliant catalogue to the stunning Goya exhibition at the Fondation Beyeler:
The Spanish artist Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) was a significant trailblazer for modern art. His oeuvre covered the spectrum from courtly portraits to paintings, drawings and prints showing witches, saints and demons and breaking open the gates to realms where the boundaries between reality and fantasy blur. The book's cloth cover shows his mysterious "Maja vestida", one of his most famous paintings.
Long awaited and freshly arrived:
Sternfeld's Walking the High Line was first published in 2001. This new edition has a larger format and comes with nine additional photos and an updated timeline.
Often out of print, this new edition of Joel Sternfeld’s seminal book American Prospects returns to the format of the original 1987 edition showing all of the now classic images alongside a group of never published photographs.
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