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What Would Frida Do?: A Guide to Living Boldly By Arianna Davis Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781541600614
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Published: Seal Press - November 2nd, 2021

Having doubts about your next step? Ask yourself what artist Frida Kahlo would do in this “beautiful volume . . .


Yield: The Journal of an Artist By Anne Truitt, Alexandra Truitt (Preface by), Rachel Kushner (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Anne Truitt, Alexandra Truitt (Preface by), Rachel Kushner (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9780300260403
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Published: Yale University Press - June 21st, 2022

This posthumously published work serves as the fourth and final volume in Anne Truitt’s remarkable series of journals
 
“Impressive . . . Truitt lyrically looks back on 80 years of life. . . . [T]hese daily entries . . . offer a version of Truitt free of artifice as she meditates on the sacred and mundane. . . .


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Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs By Sally Mann Cover Image
$19.99
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.


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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance By Edmund de Waal Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250811271
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Published: Picador - May 4th, 2021

A New York Times Bestseller
An Economist Book of the Year
Costa Book Award Winner for Biography
Galaxy National Book Award Winner (New Writer of the Year Award)


Letters to Véra (Vintage International) By Vladimir Nabokov Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780307476586
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Published: Vintage - December 12th, 2017

No marriage of a major twentieth-century writer is quite as beguiling as that of Vladimir Nabokov’s to Véra Slonim. She shared his delight at the enchantment of life’s trifles and literature’s treasures, and he rated her as having the best and quickest sense of humor of any woman he had met.


Akiane: Her Life, Her Art, Her Poetry: Her Life, Her Art, Her Poetry By Akiane Kramarik Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780718075866
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Published: Thomas Nelson - September 12th, 2017

Ten-year-old prodigy Akiane Kramarik shares her artwork, poetry, and the fascinating story surrounding her talent.


Josef Albers in Mexico By Josef Albers (Artist), Lauren Hinkson, Joaquin Barríendos (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Josef Albers (Artist), Lauren Hinkson, Joaquin Barríendos (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$49.95
ISBN: 9780892075362
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Published: Guggenheim Museum - November 21st, 2017

Albers in the promised land of abstract art" the little-known influence of Mexico


The Diary of Frida Kahlo: An Intimate Self-Portrait By Carlos Fuentes Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780810959545
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Published: Abrams - August 9th, 2005

The Secret Life of Salvador Dalí (Dover Fine Art) By Salvador Dali Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780486274546
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Published: Dover Publications - March 3rd, 1993

Painter, designer, and filmmaker Salvador Dal (1904-1989) was one of the most colorful and controversial figures in 20th-century art. A pioneer of Surrealism, he was both praised and reviled for the subconscious imagery he projected into his paintings, which he sometimes referred to as "hand-painted dream photographs."


Leonardo's Notebooks: Writing and Art of the Great Master (Notebook Series) By Leonardo da Vinci, H. Anna Suh (Editor) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781579129460
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - September 24th, 2013

Leonardo's Notebooks is a biography of the genius in his own words, connecting moments of his life to artistic accomplishments through his writings, drawings, and intimate thoughts.


A Carnival Of Losses: Notes Nearing Ninety By Donald Hall Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358056140
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Published: Ecco - April 9th, 2019

Former poet laureate of the United States Donald Hall’s final collection of essays, from the vantage point of very old age, once again “alternately lyrical and laugh-out-loud funny.”*
*(New York Times)

“Why should a nonagenarian hold anything back?” Donald Hall answers his own question in these self-knowing, fierce, and funn


Gustav Klimt By An Hodge Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781789507201
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Published: Arcturus Editions - November 15th, 2019

Gustav Klimt's exotic, sensuous paintings recall the art of ancient civilizations - their patterns and ornamentation reminiscent of Byzantine mosaics and Egyptian murals. But from what context did these masterworks spring?