With wit, wisdom, and a sharp scalpel, Jack Hartnell dissects the medieval body and offers a remedy to our preconceptions.
A new perspective on the brilliance of one of Western art’s most celebrated visionaries through an esteemed collection of drawings
The works of Michelangelo (1475–1564) remain an enduring source of awe and fascination more than 500 years after his death.$49.95ISBN: 9781644420034Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Six Foot Press - November 5th, 2019
"Astounding... extraordinary... Jumping between highlighting his indie cult status as an artist and the mindset behind the abstraction of some of comics most beloved characters, the collection ultimately acts as a stunning visual love letter to one of comics most revered artists." -- Comics Beat$23.95ISBN: 9781631494802Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$27.99ISBN: 9781641712231Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Rick Steves - November 19th, 2019Explore Europe's top 100 works of art with America's most trusted travel authority, Rick Steves.$50.00ISBN: 9780300247480Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston - November 12th, 2019Insightful and interdisciplinary, this book considers the movement of people around the world and how contemporary artists contribute to our understanding of it
In this timely volume, artists and thinkers join in conversation around the topic of global migration, examining both its cultural impact and the culture of migration itself.$59.95ISBN: 9780714878775Availability: BackorderedPublished: Phaidon Press - October 2nd, 2019
Five centuries of fascinating female creativity presented in more than 400 compelling artworks and one comprehensive volume$28.00ISBN: 9781610397360Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: PublicAffairs - September 10th, 2019
Adolf Hitler's obsession with art not only fueled his vision of a purified Nazi state--it was the core of his fascist ideology. Its aftermath lives on to this day.$84.95ISBN: 9781911282433Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Giles - October 29th, 2019
Renaissance sculptor Bertoldo di Giovanni (ca. 1440-1491) was a student of Donatello, a teacher of Michelangelo, and a favourite of Lorenzo de' Medici "il Magnifico," his principal patron. Bertoldo was one of the first sculptors to create statuettes in bronze.$34.95ISBN: 9780231193412Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Columbia University Press - October 8th, 2019
History of Art in Japan is a fully illustrated overview of Japanese art, written by one of Japan's most distinguished art historians. This masterful account of the country's exceptional cultural heritage sheds light on how Japan has nurtured distinctive aesthetics, prominent artists, and movements that have achieved global influence and popularity.$40.00ISBN: 9780525657521Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Knopf - October 29th, 2019
The first biography of the epic life of one of the most important, enigmatic and private artists of the 20th century. Drawn from almost 40 years of conversations with the artist, letters and papers, it is a major work written by a well-known British art critic.$34.95ISBN: 9780500023051Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Thames & Hudson - October 15th, 2019
A groundbreaking exploration of how women artists of the 1970s combined art and protest to make sexual violence visible, creating a new kind of art in the process.