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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.


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The Heart: Frida Kahlo in Paris Cover Image
By Marc Petitjean, Adriana Hunter (Translated by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781590519905
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Published: Other Press - April 9th, 2020

This intimate account offers a new, unexpected understanding of the artist’s work and of the vibrant 1930s surrealist scene.
 


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

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The Lost Words Cover Image
By Robert MacFarlane, Jackie Morris (Illustrator)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781487005382
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Published: Anansi International - October 2nd, 2018

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.


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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.


Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324005704
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Published: 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.


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


Grapefruit: A Book of Instructions and Drawings by Yoko Ono Cover Image
By Yoko Ono, John Lennon (Introduction by)
$21.00
ISBN: 9780743201100
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Published: 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


Fashion Climbing: A Memoir Cover Image
By Bill Cunningham, Hilton Als (Preface by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525558729
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Published: 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


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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Leonardo da Vinci Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781501139161
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Published: 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


Protest!: A History of Social and Political Protest Graphics Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780691198330
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Published: Princeton University Press - October 29th, 2019

An authoritative, richly illustrated history of six centuries of global protest art


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