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  • All the Ways to be Smart All the Ways to be Smart

    All the Ways to be Smart

    $17.99
    Celebrates the myriad ways for kids to be smart—being empathic, artistic, athletic, and inquisitive.  A tender, funny, and exquisitely illustrated picture book celebrating all the unique and wonderful qualities that make children who they are. With...
    $17.99
  • Under the Love Umbrella Under the Love Umbrella

    Under the Love Umbrella

    $16.99
    A beautiful tale celebrating the invisible, protective, omnipresent love love between parents and children. From this award-winning creative duo comes a stunning celebration of the joy and comfort that love can bring—wherever we roam in the big, wild...
    $16.99
  • True Colors True Colors

    True Colors

    $18.95
    A green cloud and a white tree? Who is responsible for illustrating this book? True Colors begins innocently with two friends, their dog, and their kite, but each time the story gets started, more colors seem to go awry. The narrator implores the reader...
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  • What is Love? What is Love?

    What is Love?

    $17.99
    A beautiful fable about the nature of love, from beloved, award-winning picture book creators Mac Barnett and Carson Ellis. "What is love?" a young boy asks. "I can't answer that," his grandmother says, and so the boy goes out into the world to find out...
    $17.99
  • Our World A First Book of Geography Our World A First Book of Geography

    Our World A First Book of Geography

    $19.95
    It's a freestanding globe! This read-aloud introduction to geography for young children folds back and creates a globe. Children are invited to identify and experience the Earth's amazing geography through rhyming verse and lush illustrations: from...
    $19.95
  • Drag The Complete Story Drag The Complete Story

    Drag: The Complete Story

    $40.00
    Drag is transformation, communication and, above all, exaggeration, where gender non–conformity is the plat du jour. Drag: The Complete Story observes this increasingly complex world by exploring drag's journey through the twentieth century. Corralled...
    $40.00
  • Art After Stonewall 1969-1989 Art After Stonewall 1969-1989

    Art After Stonewall 1969-1989

    $60.00
    Art after Stonewall reveals the impact of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender civil rights movement on the art world. Illustrated with more than 200 works, this groundbreaking volume stands as a visual history of twenty years in American queer...
    $60.00
  • Kiss My Genders Kiss My Genders

    Kiss My Genders

    $40.00
    Kiss My Genders celebrates more than 30 international artists whose work explores and challenges traditional gender categories. The book features works from the late 1960s through to the present, and focuses on artists who draw on their own experiences...
    $40.00
  • Fine A Comic About Gender Fine A Comic About Gender

    Fine: A Comic About Gender

    $21.00
    As graphic artist Rhea Ewing neared college graduation in 2012, they became consumed by the question: What is gender? This obsession sparked a quest in which they eagerly approached both friends and strangers in their quiet Midwest town for interviews to...
    $21.00
  • Rainbow Flag Bright, Bold, and Beautiful Rainbow Flag Bright, Bold, and Beautiful

    Rainbow Flag: Bright, Bold, and Beautiful

    $19.95
    The remarkable story of how Gilbert Baker and his friends created the iconic Rainbow Flag in 1978 Flags are brilliant and clever works of art and design, and they bring people together under a common banner. This colorful story follows a group of...
    $19.95
  • Logo Beginnings Logo Beginnings

    Logo Beginnings

    $80.00
    Countless global brands, including Rolex, BMW, Louis Vuitton, and the New York Yankees, still use logos that were designed over 100 years ago. Yet there has never been a monograph devoted to the origins of logo design. In the second half of the 19th...
    $80.00
  • Magic Mirror of MC Escher Magic Mirror of MC Escher

    Magic Mirror of MC Escher

    $40.00
    “A woman once rang me up and said, ‘Mr. Escher, I am absolutely crazy about your work. In your print Reptiles, you have given such a striking illustration of reincarnation.’ I replied, ‘Madame, if that’s the way you see it, so be it.’” A fittingly sly...
    $40.00
  • Graphic Design The History 40th Edition Series Graphic Design The History 40th Edition Series

    Graphic Design: The History 40th Edition Series

    $25.00
    In this volume, Jens Müller traces 130 years of graphic design,  designers, and developments from the late 19th century through the economic boom after World War II until today. Year-by-year spreads are combined with in-depth features on dozens of...
    $25.00
  • On the Line Conversations with Sean Scully On the Line Conversations with Sean Scully

    On the Line: Conversations with Sean Scully

    $34.95
    A unique look into the life and art of Sean Scully, an internationally celebrated artist and creative practitioner at the height of his powers. Sean Scully’s paintings of brushy stripes and blocks of sumptuous color are critically acclaimed and widely...
    $34.95
  • On Edward Hicks On Edward Hicks

    On Edward Hicks

    $35.00
    Edward Hicks (1780–1849) was the creator of one of the most familiar scenes in American art: the Peaceable Kingdom, which depicts a realm where wild and flesh-eating animals come together with defenseless creatures, and will not harm them. Because Hicks...
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  • Rodin The Secret Museum Rodin The Secret Museum

    Rodin: The Secret Museum

    $49.95
    Hidden in a portfolio among Auguste Rodin's inventory of more than 7,000 drawings donated to the state after his death in 1917 was a collection of figure drawings and watercolors labeled Secret Museum. Scandalous at the time of their creation, and...
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  • ABSTRACTIONS ISSUE 001 ABSTRACTIONS ISSUE 001

    ABSTRACTIONS ISSUE 001

    $50.00
    Our inaugural print issue was released in Spring 2021. This issue features 100 pages of interviews, essays, reviews, and artwork. Interviews highlight artists Shinique Smith, Christa David, Raisa Kabir, Soyoung Kim, Ashante Kindle, and more. Essays...
    $50.00
  • Scarves Scarves

    Scarves

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    Indispensable accessories and sought-after collectors’ items, scarves were an important innovation in twentieth-century fashion. From art deco through 1950s Hollywood, the Swinging Sixties and beyond, scarves have been represented in every major...
    $40.00
  • Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies

    Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies

    $75.00
    The catalogue for the exhibition at Punta della Dogana.  The show in Venice will present two major works jointly owned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Pinault Collection (Contrapposto Studies, I through VII from 2015/2016 and Walks In Walks...
    $75.00
  • Artemesia Artemesia

    Artemesia

    $25.00
    The English-language edition of Nathalie Ferlut and Tamia Baudouin’s stunning biography of Artemisia Gentileschi, the trailblazing Italian baroque painter, originally published in French. This full-color graphic novel recounts the remarkable story of...
    $25.00
  • Little Nemos Big New Dreams Little Nemos Big New Dreams

    Little Nemo's Big New Dreams

    $16.95
    Winsor McCay's legendary comic strip, Little Nemo in  Slumberland, has inspired today's foremost cartoonists to craft their  own dream lands. From the original broadsheet-sized edition, we have  selected more than thirty glorious,...
    $16.95
  • Anni and Josef Albers Equal and Unequal Anni and Josef Albers Equal and Unequal

    Anni and Josef Albers: Equal and Unequal

    $150.00
    Josef - painter, designer, and teacher - and Anni Albers - textile artist and printmaker - are among the twentieth century's most important abstract artists, and this is the first monograph to celebrate the rich creative output and beguiling relationship...
    $150.00
  • Sophie Taeuber-Arp A life Through Art Sophie Taeuber-Arp A life Through Art

    Sophie Taeuber-Arp: A life Through Art

    $39.95
    An  intimate look at the life and career of the Dada hero known for the  unique joy of her work across mediums, authored by her great-niece and  buttressed with archival material.  Even when  performing at Zurich’s Cabaret...
    $39.95
  • Once Upon A Time Machine Once Upon A Time Machine

    Once Upon A Time Machine

    $25.00
    Fairy tales have fueled our dreams and fired our imaginations for centuries. Step inside a time machine built by a collection of today's finest storytellers, and enter a range of futures where familiar tales are reimagined in an astonishing variety of...
    $25.00
  • Maus I A Survivors Tale My Father Bleeds History Maus I A Survivors Tale My Father Bleeds History

    Maus I: A Survivor's Tale My Father Bleeds History

    $16.95
    A brutally moving work of art—widely hailed as the greatest graphic novel ever written—Maus recounts the chilling experiences of the author’s father during the Holocaust, with Jews drawn as wide-eyed mice and Nazis as menacing cats...
    $16.95
  • B is for Bauhaus Y is for YouTube B is for Bauhaus Y is for YouTube

    B is for Bauhaus Y is for YouTube

    $25.00
    A tool kit, done in A–Z form, for understanding the world around us through the way we design and use things. Covering subjects that range from authenticity to Grand Theft Auto to Dieter Rams, Deyan Sudjic’s  latest book has been called "a master...
    $25.00
  • Chinese Rank Badges Chinese Rank Badges

    Chinese Rank Badges

    $65.00
    A historical study of the style and iconography of Chinese rank badges. Both utilitarian objects and examples of textile design of wondrous beauty,  Chinese rank badges were developed in the Ming and Qing dynasties to  indicate the bearer’s...
    $65.00
  • Florine Stettheimer A Biography Florine Stettheimer A Biography

    Florine Stettheimer: A Biography

    $29.95
    This comprehensive biography establishes Florine Stettheimer as one of the most innovative artists of the early twentieth century. Florine Stettheimer was a feminist, multi-media artist who documented New York City’s growth as the center of cultural...
    $29.95
  • Geo-Graphics Geo-Graphics

    Geo-Graphics

    $19.99
    This special and unusual atlas is a marriage of science and art like no other. Our universe is brimming with secrets, and surprising curiosities. Here  readers will learn the answers to all the questions they've asked  themselves: What does...
    $19.99
  • Cats in Spring Rain Cats in Spring Rain

    Cats in Spring Rain

    $12.95
    This delightful little book pays homage to the cat through artfully curated Japanese poetry and prints. No one captures the graces and idiosyncrasies of cats quite like the painters, printmakers, and haiku masters of Japan. From the Edo to the Showa...
    $12.95
  • Photographers on Photography Photographers on Photography

    Photographers on Photography

    $17.99
    Through a carefully curated selection of quotations, images and interviews, Photographers on Photography reveals what matters most to the masters. With enlightening text by Henry Carroll, author of the internationally bestselling Read This If You Want...
    $17.99
  • Women Who Changed Architecture Women Who Changed Architecture

    Women Who Changed Architecture

    $50.00
    A visual and global chronicle of the triumphs, challenges, and impact of over 100 women in architecture, from early practitioners to contemporary leaders. Marion Mahony Griffin passed the architectural licensure exam in 1898 and created exquisite...
    $50.00
  • Louise Bourgeois Paintings Louise Bourgeois Paintings

    Louise Bourgeois Paintings

    $45.00
    An unprecedented look at the little-known paintings from Louise Bourgeois’s early years in New York that laid the groundwork for her sculptural practice. Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010) is celebrated today for her sculptures. Less known are the paintings...
    $45.00
  • Cezanne Art Institute of Chicago Cezanne Art Institute of Chicago

    Cezanne (Art Institute of Chicago)

    $60.00
    Evoking the sensory richness and ambitions of the beloved French artist’s work through a multifaceted exploration of his art, career, and legacy. Cezanne presents a new examination of the work of Paul Cezanne (1839–1906) across media and genres,...
    $60.00
  • Franz Kafka The Drawings Franz Kafka The Drawings

    Franz Kafka: The Drawings

    $50.00
    The first book to publish the entirety of Franz Kafka’s graphic output, including more than 100 newly discovered drawings. The year 2019 brought a sensational discovery: hundreds of drawings by the writer Franz Kafka (1883–1924) were found in a private...
    $50.00
  • Aperture Issue 244 Cosmologies Aperture Issue 244 Cosmologies

    Aperture Issue 244: Cosmologies

    $24.95
    In this issue of Aperture, photographers explore the idea of cosmologies through their origins, histories, and local universes. The issue will feature a profile of Deana Lawson, whose work draws on visions of the African diaspora; a look at the role of...
    $24.95
  • Aperture Issue 238 House and Home Aperture Issue 238 House and Home

    Aperture Issue 238: House & Home

    $24.95
    How do homes serve as emblems of a moment, markers of the past, or articulations of future possibilities? The Spring 2020 issue of Aperture considers the meanings and forms of a home, and the relationships between architecture, design, and the domestic...
    $24.95
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    Michael Snow Photo Centric Bulletin Michael Snow Photo Centric Bulletin

    Michael Snow Photo Centric Bulletin

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    Michael Snow Photo-Centric focuses on a selection of the artist's photographic work from 1962 to the present. The book considers Snow's interest in late modernism's self-reflexivity and, specifically, his exploration of how the mechanics of photography...
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  • Barbara Chase-Riboud Malcolm X Steles

    Barbara Chase-Riboud Malcolm X Steles

    $25.00
    Bringing together more than forty works from the United States and Europe, this exhibition examines Barbara Chase-Riboud’s artistic career, focusing primarily on her important Malcolm X sculptures. Five works from that series—among them the Museum’s...
    $25.00
  • Sean Scully 1970 Sean Scully 1970

    Sean Scully: 1970

    $35.00
    Revolutionizing abstract painting with his grid systems of intersecting bands and lines, Sean Scully is widely regarded as the master of post-minimalist abstraction. In this retrospective exhibition, Scully revisits his early works from 1969 to 1974. It...
    $35.00
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    Mexico and Modern Printmaking paper Mexico and Modern Printmaking paper

    Mexico & Modern Printmaking paper

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    Edited by John Ittmann with contributions by Innis Howe Shoemaker, James M. Wechsler, and Lyle W. Williams' Mexico witnessed an exciting revival of printmaking alongside its better-known public mural program in the decades after the 1910–20 revolution...
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  • Maus I and II paperback box set Maus I and II paperback box set

    Maus I & II paperback box set

    $33.90
    The paperback boxed set of the Pulitzer Prize-winning graphic novel in its original two-volume format, re-released to include a sixteen-page booklet designed by the artist. Acclaimed as “the most affecting and successful narrative ever done about...
    $33.90
  • Faith Ringgold American People Faith Ringgold American People

    Faith Ringgold: American People

    $79.95
    Faith Ringgold is a critically acclaimed and key figure of postwar American art, whose unique methods of visual storytelling have documented and advanced art historical, feminist, and civil rights  movements for more than half a century...
    $79.95
  • Rise Up The Art of Protest Rise Up The Art of Protest

    Rise Up! The Art of Protest

    $18.99
    Human rights belong to every single one of us, but they are often under threat. Developed in collaboration with Amnesty  International, Rise Up! encourages young people to engage in peaceful protest and stand up for freedom. Photographs of protest...
    $18.99
  • Afro-Atlantic Histories Afro-Atlantic Histories

    Afro-Atlantic Histories

    $69.95
     Afro-Atlantic Histories brings together a selection of more than 400 works and documents by more than 200 artists from the 16th to the 21st centuries that express and analyze the ebbs and flows between Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean and Europe...
    $69.95
  • Black Gaze Artists Changing How We See Black Gaze Artists Changing How We See

    Black Gaze: Artists Changing How We See

    $29.95
    In A Black Gaze, Tina Campt examines Black contemporary artists who are shifting the very nature of our interactions with the visual through their creation and curation of a distinctively Black gaze. Their work—from Deana Lawson’s disarmingly intimate...
    $29.95
  • Frida Kahlo The Complete Paintings Frida Kahlo The Complete Paintings

    Frida Kahlo The Complete Paintings

    $200.00
    One of the key figures in Mexican revolutionary modern art, she was also a pioneer of the politics of gender, sexuality, and feminism. This XXL monograph combines all of Kahlo's 152 paintings with rarely seen.. Among the few women artists who have...
    $200.00
  • New Queer Photography New Queer Photography

    New Queer Photography

    $65.00
    In recent years, a young and active queer photography scene has emerged,  helped in large part by social media. Indulging their desire for self-presentation, affirmation, and reflection, many photographers  portray male homosexuality in...
    $65.00
  • Stone Age Ancient Castles of Europe Stone Age Ancient Castles of Europe

    Stone Age Ancient Castles of Europe

    $70.00
    Follow photographer Frédéric Chaubin as he embarks on a unique, century-spanning journey through Europe. Featuring images of more than 200 buildings in 21 countries, Stone Age presents the history and architecture of the most dramatic medieval castles of...
    $70.00
  • Paul Klee 1939 Paul Klee 1939

    Paul Klee 1939

    $60.00
    In 1939, the year before his death from a long illness and against a  backdrop of sociopolitical turmoil and the outbreak of World War II, Klee worked with a vigor and inventiveness that rivaled even the most productive periods of his youth. This...
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  • Front covers of books from Lee Friedlander: The Mind And The Hand Front covers of books from Lee Friedlander: The Mind And The Hand

    Lee Friedlander: The Mind And The Hand

    $90.00
    Friedlander's social landscape is a who's who of postwar American photography.  In the 1960s and '70s, Lee Friedlander (born 1934) developed his signature  approach to documenting the American “social landscape”: deadpan,...
    $90.00
  • Think Like A Street Photographer Think Like A Street Photographer

    Think Like A Street Photographer

    $19.99
    Street  photography may look like luck, but you have to get out there and hone your craft if you want to shake up those luck vibes. Matt Stuart never goes out without his trusty Leica and, in a career spanning twenty years, has taken some of the...
    $19.99
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Emma Amos Color Odyssey Philadelphia Museum of Art Emma Amos Color Odyssey

    Emma Amos: Color Odyssey

    $40.00
    Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Emma Amos (1937 – 2020) was a distinguished painter and printmaker. She is best known for her bold and colorful mixed-media paintings that create visual tapestries in which she examines the intersection of race, class,...
    $40.00
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art Richard Benson The World Is Smarter Than You Are Philadelphia Museum of Art Richard Benson The World Is Smarter Than You Are

    Richard Benson: The World Is Smarter Than You Are

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    A wide-ranging retrospective that reveals a master printer’s own photographs to be technically brilliant work of remarkable breadth and complexity.This book presents the first in-depth survey of photographs by Richard Benson (1943–2017), who...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    $18.95
    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia offers 50 of the region's best hikes for all levels. Ideal for families, tourists, and locals alike, this easy-to-use guide will help hikers explore Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware year-round, from...
    $18.95
  • Front cover of Street Art in the Time of Corona Philadelphia Museum of Art Street Art in the Time of Corona

    Street Art in the Time of Corona

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    From Paris to L.A., London to Bergen, Sao Paulo to Vienna, and many more, no one has quite captured the strangeness, heroism, frustration or surreal quality of the coronavirus pandemic quite like the world's street artists. This brilliant compact volume...
    $18.95
  • Cover of Aperture Issue 240: Native America Philadelphia Museum of Art Aperture Issue 240 Native America

    Aperture Issue 240: Native America

    $24.95
    Native America is a special issue about photography and Indigenous lives, guest edited by the artist Wendy Red Star. As debates around nationalism and borders in North America reach a fever pitch, Aperture magazine releases “Native America,” a special...
    $24.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Communication Arts Typography January/February 2021 Philadelphia Museum of Art Communication Arts Typography January/February 2021

    Communication Arts Typography: January/February 2021

    $24.00
    Communication Arts Typography Annual 11 features the award-winning projects from their 11th Annual Typography Competition, plus in-depth profiles of Prague-based photographer Bet Orten, Portland, Oregon–based design firm OMFGCO, Brooklyn-based...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Marcel Duchamp Richard Mutts Fountain Philadelphia Museum of Art Marcel Duchamp Richard Mutts Fountain

    Marcel Duchamp: Richard Mutt's Fountain

    $25.00
    In 1917, the newly formed Society of Independent Artists received an unusual submission for its inaugural exhibit in New York: a porcelain urinal signed with the name “R. Mutt.” The Society’s board members  agreed to accept it into the exhibition,...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Read This if You Want to Be Great at Painting Pages from the book Read This if You Want to Be Great at Painting

    Read This if You Want to Be Great at Painting

    $17.99
    Painting isn't as hard as it looks. And it's fun. Whether you're a total beginner or have been painting for years, this indispensable guide cuts through the jargon and provides clear, practical advice and tips to help develop your skills. Techniques and...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Munch The Scream Bookmark Philadelphia Museum of Art Munch The Scream Bookmark

    Munch: The Scream Bookmark

    $14.00
    Keep your place in even your most terrifying read with Munch's The Scream bookmark. "One evening I was walking along a path, the city was on one side and the fjord below.  I felt tired and ill.  I stopped and looked out over the fjord -- the...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Funny Weather Art in an Emergency Philadelphia Museum of Art Funny Weather Art in an Emergency

    Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency

    $16.95
    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. Funny Weather brings together a career’s...
    $16.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art American Weathervanes The Art of the Winds Philadelphia Museum of Art American Weathervanes The Art of the Winds

    American Weathervanes: The Art of the Winds

    $75.00
    This American art form has long been an enduring  part of the country’s skylines. Early church steeples were graced with weathercocks, following a European tradition that dates to the MiddleAges. America’s first documented vane maker,...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Ways of Seeing Philadelphia Museum of Art Ways of Seeing

    Ways of Seeing

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    John Berger's Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the Sunday Times critic commented: "This is an eye-opener in...
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  • Front cover of the book Edo Ball: The Art of Basketball Pages from the book Edo Ball: The Art of Basketball

    Edo Ball: The Art of Basketball

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    This series of paintings seamlessly fuses contemporary basketball  imagery with Edo-period Japanese art and culture, with captivating results. Each image riffs on a classic Japanese painting or subject, adding a surprisingly weighty visual twist as...
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  • Front cover of the book Matisse: Basic Art Series 2.0 Pages from the book Matisse: Basic Art Series 2.0

    Matisse: Basic Art Series 2.0

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    Through eye-popping colors and simple forms, rejoice in the restless creativity and infectious energy of Henri Matisse, the artist who never stopped making art, and whose vivid palette gave nudes, landscapes, and interior views a whole new modernity...
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  • Front cover of the book Degas: Basic Art Series 2.0 Pages from the book Degas: Basic Art Series 2.0

    Degas: Basic Art Series 2.0

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    Most commonly associated with the birth of the Impressionist movement in mid-19th-century Paris, Edgar Degas (1834–1917) in fact defied easy categorization and instead developed a unique style, strongly influenced by Old Masters, the body in motion, and...
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  • Front cover of the book Chagall: Basic Art 2.0 Pages from the book Chagall: Basic Art 2.0

    Chagall: Basic Art 2.0

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    For Marc Chagall (1887–1985), painting was an intricate tapestry of dreams, tales, and traditions. His instantly recognizable visual language carved out a unique early 20th-century niche, often identified as one of the earliest expressions of psychic...
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    Front cover of Jasper Johns Mind/Mirror, with belly band Pages from the book Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror

    Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror

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    Jasper Johns (b. 1930) is one of the most influential artists living today . Over the past 65 years, he has produced a radical and varied body of work marked by constant reinvention. Inspired by the artist’s long-standing fascination with mirroring and...
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  • Cover of Design{H}ers: A Celebration of Women In Design Today Pages from Design{H}ers: A Celebration of Women In Design Today

    Design{H}ers: A Celebration of Women In Design Today

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    With the amount of progress humankind has made in attitudes and achievements to-date, the time cannot be more apt than now to celebrate how far women have come in the creative industry today. DESIGN(H)ERS is a stunning showcase of up-and-coming talent...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Lee Friedlander Signs Pages from the book Lee Friedlander: Signs

    Lee Friedlander: Signs

    $75.00
    For more than five decades, Lee Friedlander has repeatedly been drawn to the signs that inscribe the American landscape, from hand-lettered ads  to storefront windows to massive billboards. Incorporating these markings with precision and sly humor,...
    $75.00
  • Cover of the book Joel Meyerowitz: How I Make Photographs Philadelphia Museum of Art Joel Meyerowitz How I Make Photographs

    Joel Meyerowitz: How I Make Photographs

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    The 'Masters of Photography' series is a new approach to photography how-to. Each volume is dedicated to the work of one key photographer who, through a series of bite-sized lessons and ideas, tells you everything you always wanted to know about their...
    $19.99
  • Front cover of 100 Posters that Changed the World Pages from 100 Posters that Changed the World

    100 Posters that Changed the World

    $29.95
    This collection charts the history of poster design, from the time when paper was first affordable in the 18th century, through developments in print technology, to the more subtle visual communication of the 21st century. Along the way, it showcases the...
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  • Front cover of the book Design is Storytelling Pages from the book Design is Storytelling

    Design is Storytelling

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    Good design, like good storytelling, brings ideas to life. The latest book from award-winning writer Ellen Lupton is a playbook for creative thinking, showing designers how to use storytelling techniques to create satisfying graphics, products, services...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Building Art The Life and Work of Frank Gehry Philadelphia Museum of Art Building Art The Life and Work of Frank Gehry

    Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry

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    Here, from Pulitzer Prize–winning critic Paul Goldberger, is the first full-fledged critical biography of Frank Gehry, undoubtedly the most famous architect of our time. Goldberger follows Gehry from his humble  origins—the son of working-class...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art What Adults Dont Know About Art Philadelphia Museum of Art What Adults Dont Know About Art

    What Adults Don't Know About Art

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    Inspiring Young Minds to Love and Enjoy Art Everyone tells children that art matters— but the truth is that very often it's hard to know why it really does. Museum visits can feel like a chore as does having to learn the names of the big artists we're...
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  • Cover of the book Start with a House, Finish with a Collection Pages from the book Start with a House, Finish with a Collection

    Start with a House, Finish with a Collection

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    Offers a unique personal perspective on the journey of collecting American art and antiques Start with House, Finish with a Collection is the story of how a couple's use of American art and antiques evolved  from furnishing a house into a full-blown...
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  • Front cover of the book Edouard Manet Pages from the book Edouard Manet

    Edouard Manet

    $9.95
    Throughout his life, the visionary artist Édouard Manet (1832–1883)  strove to leave behind the conventions of painting of his time.  Genre paintings, maritime landscapes, still lifes or portraits – for Manet, painting has always been the...
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  • Front cover of the book Fabric of A Nation: American Quilt Stories Pages from the book Fabric of A Nation: American Quilt Stories

    Fabric of A Nation: American Quilt Stories

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    A mother stitches a few lines of prayer into a bedcover for her son serving in the Union army during the Civil War. A formerly enslaved  African American woman creates a quilt populated by Biblical figures  alongside celestial events. A quilted...
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