Art Books - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 2

Five women revolutionize the modern art world in postwar America in this "gratifying, generous, and lush" true story from a National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize finalist (Jennifer Szalai, New York Times).


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Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316247757
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 26th, 2016

This National Book Award finalist is a revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann.


A Month in Siena Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593129135
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Published: Random House - October 22nd, 2019

From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Return comes a profoundly moving contemplation of the relationship between art and life.
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST AND EVENING STANDARD


The Designer's Dictionary of Color Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781419723919
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Published: Abrams - April 11th, 2017

The Designer’s Dictionary of Color provides an in-depth look at 30 colors key to art and graphic design. Organized by spectrum, in color-by-color sections for easy navigation, this book documents each hue with charts showing color range and palette variations.


Wolf Kahn: Paintings and Pastels, 2010-2020 Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9780847868599
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Published: Rizzoli Electa - September 15th, 2020

The most definitive and up-to-date book on the vibrant paintings and pastels by this popular modern master, which now serves as a memorable tribute to his artistic legacy.


Life with Picasso Cover Image
By Françoise Gilot, Carlton Lake, Lisa Alther (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681373195
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Published: NYRB Classics - June 11th, 2019

Françoise Gilot's candid memoir remains the most revealing portrait of Picasso written, and gives fascinating insight into the intense and creative life shared by two modern artists.


History of Pictures Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781419750281
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Published: Abrams - August 11th, 2020

A compact edition of Hockney and Gayford’s brilliantly original book, with updated material and brand-new pieces of art
 
Informed and energized by a lifetime of painting, drawing, and making images with cameras, David Hockney, in collaboration with art critic Martin Gayford, explores how and why pictures have been made across the millennia.


Bill Cunningham: On the Street: Five Decades of Iconic Photography Cover Image
$65.00
ISBN: 9781524763503
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Published: Clarkson Potter - September 3rd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The first published collection of photographs by the icon of street style, bringing together favorites published in The New York Times alongside never-before-seen work across five decades.
 


The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9781631494802
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Published: Liveright - November 12th, 2019

A Sunday Times (UK) Book of the Year
Shortlisted • Society of Authors' Somerset Maugham Award
A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week

The best-selling author of The Secret Lives of Color returns with this rollicking narrative of the 30,000-year history of fabric, briskly told through thirteen charismatic episodes.


Teaching Design: A Guide to Curriculum and Pedagogy for College Design Faculty and Teachers Who Use Design in Their Classrooms Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781621535300
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Published: Allworth - July 11th, 2017

An Expertly Written Guidebook to Teaching Design at All Levels
Teaching Design provides a practical foundation for teaching about and through design. The exploding interest in design and design thinking calls for qualified faculty members who are well prepared for a variety of institutional settings and content areas.


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The Look of the Book: Jackets, Covers, and Art at the Edges of Literature Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780399581021
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 6th, 2020

Why do some book covers instantly grab your attention, while others never get a second glance? Fusing word and image, as well as design thinking and literary criticism, this captivating investigation goes behind the scenes of the cover design process to answer this question and more.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW


The Obama Portraits Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780691203287
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 11th, 2020

A richly illustrated celebration of the paintings of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama


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