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.
This intimate account offers a new, unexpected understanding of the artist’s work and of the vibrant 1930s surrealist scene.
In 2007, when a new edition of the Oxford Junior Dictionary -- widely used in schools around the world -- was published, a sharp-eyed reader soon noticed that around forty common words concerning nature had been dropped. Apparently they were no longer being used enough by children to merit their place in the dictionary.
This National Book Award finalist is a revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann.
$26.95ISBN: 9781324005704Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - May 12th, 2020
"One of the finest writers of the new nonfiction" (Harper’s Bazaar) explores the role of art in our tumultuous modern era.
In this remarkable, inspiring collection of essays, acclaimed writer and critic Olivia Laing makes a brilliant case for why art matters, especially in the turbulent political weather of the twenty-first century.$27.00ISBN: 9780593129135Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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$21.00ISBN: 9780743201100Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster - October 10th, 2000
Back in print for the first time in nearly thirty years, here is Yoko Ono's whimsical, delightful, subversive, startling book of instructions for art and for life.
"Burn this book after you've read it." -- Yoko
"A dream you dream alone may be a dream, but a dream two people dream together is a reality."
"This is the greatest book I've ever burned." -- John$17.00ISBN: 9780525558729Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Penguin Books - September 3rd, 2019
The New York Times bestseller
“[An] obscenely enjoyable romp.” —The New York Times Book Review
The untold story of a New York City legend's education in creativity and style$24.99ISBN: 9780316226172Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Back Bay Books - September 24th, 2019Five 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).
$22.00ISBN: 9781501139161Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster - October 2nd, 2018
The #1 New York Times bestseller from Walter Isaacson brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography that is “a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it…Most important, it is a powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life” (The New Yorker).
Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo da Vinci’s ast$39.95ISBN: 9780691198330Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - October 29th, 2019
An authoritative, richly illustrated history of six centuries of global protest art