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  • My Friend Van Gogh by Emile Bernard My Friend Van Gogh by Emile Bernard

    My Friend Van Gogh by Emile Bernard

    $15.00
    “I exaggerate, I sometimes make changes to the subject, but I still don’t invent the whole of painting; on the contrary, I find it ready-made—but to be untangled—in the real world.” —Vincent van Gogh to Émile Bernard The painter and poet Émile Bernard’s...
    $15.00
  • Digging in the City of Brotherly Love Digging in the City of Brotherly Love

    Digging in the City of Brotherly Love

    $35.00
    Historic Philadelphia has long yielded archaeological treasures from its past. Excavations required by the National Historic Preservation Act have recovered pottery shards, pots, plates, coins, bones, and other artifacts relating to early life in the...
    $35.00
  • Raphael Basic Art Series Raphael Basic Art Series

    Raphael Basic Art Series

    $20.00
    In just two decades, Raphael Santi painted his way to legendary greatness. This essential introduction to the artist we know simply as Raphael presents the mastery of figures, forms, and space hat secured his place not only alongside Michelangelo and...
    $20.00
  • Mary Cassatt at Work Mary Cassatt at Work

    Mary Cassatt at Work

    $55.00
    A new study of Mary Cassatt that explores the centrality of work to both her inventive technical practice and her distinctive approach to modern subjects.    In her sensitive depictions of the social, intellectual, and professional lives of...
    $55.00
  • Melissa Shook Daily Self-Portraits 1972-1973 Melissa Shook Daily Self-Portraits 1972-1973

    Melissa Shook Daily Self-Portraits 1972-1973

    $60.00
    Melissa Shook (April 18, 1939 – August 27, 2020) was an American photographer, artist and educator. Her photographs are part of an exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Invitation Only: Photographs by Barbara Crane, Melissa Shook, and Carol...
    $60.00
  • Andy Warhol ABCs Andy Warhol ABCs

    Andy Warhol ABCs

    $11.99
    Teach the youngest learners their ABCs with Mudpuppy’s Andy Warhol ABCs board book featuring the artist’s bright and colorful artwork. A beautiful, artful board book for children and parents alike.   Author/illustrator: Andy Warhol Board...
    $11.99
  • The Artist by Ed Vere The Artist by Ed Vere

    The Artist by Ed Vere

    $18.99
    Creative young children will see themselves and the world around them in a fresh light in this charming story about an artistic soul. Through setbacks and triumphs, our young hero adds color and life to a drab gray city, bringing beauty to those who...
    $18.99
  • Circle Under Berry Circle Under Berry

    Circle Under Berry

    $15.99
    With an elegant and simple approach, this thought-provoking concept book shows young readers that everything in the world can be seen from infinite perspectives. Each page compares colors, shapes, and objects in relation to each other. A triangle that...
    $15.99
  • Discover Her Art: Women Artists and Their Masterpieces Discover Her Art: Women Artists and Their Masterpieces

    Discover Her Art: Women Artists and Their Masterpieces

    $19.99
    Discover Her Art invites young art lovers and artists to learn about painting through the lives and masterpieces of 24 women from the 16th to the 20th century. In each chapter, readers arrive at a masterwork, explore it with an artist’s eye, and learn...
    $19.99
  • Why the Museum Matters Why the Museum Matters

    Why the Museum Matters

    $26.00
    Art museums have played a vital role in our culture, drawing on Enlightenment ideals in shaping ideas, advancing learning, fostering community, and providing spaces of beauty and permanence. In this thoughtful and often personal volume, Daniel H. Weiss...
    $26.00
  • Basilius Besler: The Garden at Eichstatt Basilius Besler: The Garden at Eichstatt

    Basilius Besler: The Garden at Eichstatt

    $200.00
    The 367 exquisite hand-colored plates of the Hortus Eystettensis, published in 1613 with elaborate descriptions to record the palatial gardens in Eichstätt, Bavaria, were a landmark in botanical illustration. This facsimile edition, featuring...
    $200.00
  • An Indigenous Present An Indigenous Present

    An Indigenous Present

    $75.00
    This landmark volume is a gathering of Native North American  contemporary artists, musicians, filmmakers, choreographers, architects,  writers, photographers, designers and more. Conceived by Jeffrey  Gibson, a renowned artist of...
    $75.00
  • Life Stills Life Stills

    Life Stills

    $49.95
    Despite realizing that life is short and that we should enjoy it to  the fullest, it has become increasingly hard for people to find a moment  of peace in the restlessness and hubbub of the modern world.  Nevertheless, there is still...
    $49.95
  • Impossibility of Silence Impossibility of Silence

    Impossibility of Silence

    $20.00
    Ian Lynam's The Impossibility of Silence is a book for artists,  photographers and designers interested in approaching writing about  their vocation and culture. Drawing upon decades of experience as a  writer, designer, artist and...
    $20.00
  • A Book on Books: New Aesthetics in Book Design A Book on Books: New Aesthetics in Book Design

    A Book on Books: New Aesthetics in Book Design

    $45.00
    From scrolls and sheets of papyrus to elaborate and expensive codices to the mass press-printed volumes as we know them today, books have come a long way since writing was first developed. Although digital technology has impacted how we consume...
    $45.00
  • There Was a Party for Langston There Was a Party for Langston

    There Was a Party for Langston

    $18.99
    Back in the day, there was a heckuva party, a jam, for a word-making man. The King of Letters. Langston Hughes. His ABCs became drums, bumping jumping thumping like a heart the size of the whole country. They sent some people yelling and others, his...
    $18.99
  • Playing Games Playing Games

    Playing Games

    $24.00
    An illustrated history of games, their history and the people who played them, from antiquity to the present. Author: Helen Constantino Fioratti Softcover Publisher: Edizioni Polistampa 2014 174 pages, 9.5" x 6.5" ISBN: 9788859613282
    $24.00
  • Remember to Dream!: 100 Artists, 100 Notes Remember to Dream!: 100 Artists, 100 Notes

    Remember to Dream!: 100 Artists, 100 Notes

    $16.95
    In Remember to Dream!, celebrated curator Hans Ulrich Obrist collects an abundance of thoughts for the day, dreams, drawings, musings, jokes, quotations, questions, answers, poems and puns from some of the world’s greatest contemporary artists, musicians...
    $16.95
  • Stephen Burks: Shelter in Place Stephen Burks: Shelter in Place

    Stephen Burks: Shelter in Place

    $50.00
    Through essays, photo-essays, and a conversation between Black designer Stephen Burks (b. 1969) and the late cultural critic bell hooks, this book contextualizes Burks’s wide-ranging work while exploring design’s influence on politics, society, and...
    $50.00
  • Farmhouse Farmhouse

    Farmhouse

    $18.99
    Over a hill, at the end of a road, by a glittering stream that twists and turns stands a farmhouse. Step inside the dollhouse-like interior of Farmhouse and relish in the daily life of the family that lives there, rendered in impeccable,...
    $18.99
  • Posuta Poster Posuta Poster

    Posuta Poster

    $49.95
    From the iconic 1964 Olympics poster by Yusaku Kamekura to the psychedelic posters of Tadanori Yokoo, Japan has made its way to the forefront of impactful and effective graphic and poster design since its post-war days. Fast forwarding to the Reiwa era,...
    $49.95
  • Hiroshige Basic Art Series 2.0 Hiroshige Basic Art Series 2.0

    Hiroshige Basic Art Series 2.0

    $20.00
    Utagawa Hiroshige (1797–1858) was one of the last great artists in the ukiyo-e tradition. Literally meaning “pictures of the floating world,” ukiyo-e was a particular woodblock print genre of art that flourished between the 17th and 19th centuries...
    $20.00
  • 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia 3rd ed revised 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia 3rd ed revised

    60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia 3rd ed revised

    $22.95
    The best way to experience Philadelphia is by hiking it! Get outdoors with local author and hiking expert Lori Litchman. This full-color guide helps you locate and access the top hikes within 60 miles of Philly. A perfect blend of popular routes and...
    $22.95
  • Simone Leigh Simone Leigh

    Simone Leigh

    $75.00
    Over the past two decades, Simone Leigh has created artwork that situates questions of Black femme-identified subjectivity at the center  of contemporary art discourse. Her sculpture, video, installation and social practice explore ideas of race,...
    $75.00
  • Berthe Morisot Berthe Morisot

    Berthe Morisot

    $29.95
    Berthe Morisot won over the Impressionists with her talent and became the first woman of the group alongside Monet, Degas, Renoir, Pissarro, and Sisley. Likewise, she was heralded by the greatest writers of her time; in this tribute to her, an anthology...
    $29.95
  • Three Lines in A Circle Three Lines in A Circle

    Three Lines in A Circle

    $18.00
    Three Lines in a Circle tells the history of the peace symbol and how it  became a powerful icon used in marches and movements around the world. One line straight down. One line to the right. One line to the left, then a circle. That was all—just...
    $18.00
  • Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise

    Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise

    $60.00
    Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise: His Final Months offers a unique and impressive overview of the paintings and drawings that Vincent van Gogh created during the last seventy days of his life. He produced no fewer than seventy-four paintings and over thirty...
    $60.00
  • The Secret Lives of Dragons The Secret Lives of Dragons

    The Secret Lives of Dragons

    $12.99
    Discover a whole new world of dragons in this beautifully illustrated book on the scaliest of magical creatures. From every detail of their wings to the history of their treasure, you'll learn about famous dragons from around the world. The latest...
    $12.99
  • Still this Love Goes On Still this Love Goes On

    Still this Love Goes On

    $18.95
    Based on Sainte-Marie’s song of the same name, Still This Love Goes On  combines Flett's breathtaking art with vivid lyrics to craft a stunning  portrait of a Cree worldview. At the heart of this picture book is a  gentle message about...
    $18.95
  • Southeast Asia A History in Objects Southeast Asia A History in Objects

    Southeast Asia A History in Objects

    $45.00
    Created in collaboration with the British Museum, this richly illustrated volume displays the arts, histories, and cultures of Southeast Asia from about 6,000 years ago to the twenty-first century, covering modern-day Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos,...
    $45.00
  • Stray Shopping Carts of Eastern North America Stray Shopping Carts of Eastern North America

    Stray Shopping Carts of Eastern North America

    $22.00
    A taxonomy we didn’t know we needed for identifying and cataloging stray shopping carts by artist and photographer Julian Montague. Abandoned shopping carts are everywhere, and yet we know so little about them. Where do they come from? Why are they...
    $22.00
  • Ruben's Spirit from Ingenuity to Genius Ruben's Spirit from Ingenuity to Genius

    Ruben's Spirit from Ingenuity to Genius

    $25.00
    Peter Paul Rubens was the most inventive and prolific northern European artist of his age. This book discusses his life and work in relation to three interrelated themes: spirit, ingenuity, and genius. It argues that Rubens and his reception were pivotal...
    $25.00
  • Michelangelo and the Viewer in his Time Michelangelo and the Viewer in his Time

    Michelangelo and the Viewer in his Time

    $25.00
    Today most of us enjoy the work of famed Renaissance artist Michelangelo by perusing art books or strolling along the galleries of a museum—and the luckier of us have had a chance to see his extraordinary frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel...
    $25.00
  • Mondrian A-Z Mondrian A-Z

    Mondrian A-Z

    $28.00
    Pivotal in modern art's move towards abstraction, Piet Mondrian's oeuvre is extraordinarily versatile and complex. Not only did he paint and draw, he also wrote extensively about his thoughts and theories on art and life. Moving from traditional Dutch...
    $28.00
  • On the Necessity of Gardening On the Necessity of Gardening

    On the Necessity of Gardening

    $35.00
    Organized as an inventive abecedarium, On the Necessity of Gardening tells the story of the garden as a rich source of inspiration. Over the centuries, artists, writers, poets and thinkers from Capability Brown to Derek Jarman have each described,...
    $35.00
  • Marie Laurencin Sapphic Paris Marie Laurencin Sapphic Paris

    Marie Laurencin Sapphic Paris

    $50.00
    This book offers a long-overdue reassessment of the career of the Parisian-born artist Marie Laurencin (1883–1956), who moved seamlessly between the Cubist avant-garde and lesbian literary and artistic circles, as well as the realms fashion,...
    $50.00
  • Mythical Creatures Tiny Folio Mythical Creatures Tiny Folio

    Mythical Creatures Tiny Folio

    $12.95
    This miniature bestiary contains some 200 illustrations of more than 160 mythical beings: fire-breathing dragons, mysterious mermaids, sinuous sea serpents, mischievous yokai, and many other wondrous creatures drawn from global folklore and mythology...
    $12.95
  • Remarks on Color Eve Wood Remarks on Color Eve Wood

    Remarks on Color Eve Wood

    $32.95
    Artist, critic and poet Eve Wood has a ribald sense of humor and for decades has had a distinctive presence in the Southern California art world. This is her first monograph, featuring a collection of off-beat, imaginative color studies populated with...
    $32.95
  • Leonardo da Vinci Self, Art and Nature Leonardo da Vinci Self, Art and Nature

    Leonardo da Vinci Self, Art and Nature

    $25.00
    This incisive and illuminating biography follows the three themes that shaped the life of Leonardo da Vinci and, through him, forever changed Western art and imagination: nature, art, and self-fashioning. Nature and art helped form Leonardo. He spent...
    $25.00
  • Jan van Eyck within His Art Jan van Eyck within His Art

    Jan van Eyck within His Art

    $25.00
    Jan van Eyck (1390–1441) was one of the most inventive and influential artists in the entire European tradition. The realism of his paintings continues to astound observers more than six centuries on, even though our world is saturated by high-resolution...
    $25.00
  • Imagine Imagine

    Imagine

    $17.99
    After passing a city museum many times, a boy finally decides to go in.  He passes wall after wall of artwork until he sees a painting that makes  him stop and ponder. Before long the painting comes to life and an afternoon of adventure and...
    $17.99
  • Kid's Guide to Philadelphia Kid's Guide to Philadelphia

    Kid's Guide to Philadelphia

    $14.95
    Before you plan your family’s next excursion, get some help from a professional . . . and from your kids! The Kid’s Guide to Philadelphia lets  the kids help plan the trip and guide you as you explore the City of  Brotherly Love. Inside you’ll...
    $14.95
  • Kiki Man Ray Art Love and Rivalry in 1920's Paris Kiki Man Ray Art Love and Rivalry in 1920's Paris

    Kiki Man Ray Art Love and Rivalry in 1920's Paris

    $18.95
    In freewheeling 1920s Paris, Kiki de Montparnasse captivated as a nightclub performer, sold out gallery showings of her paintings, starred in Surrealist films, and shared drinks and ideas with the likes of Jean Cocteau and Marcel Duchamp. Her...
    $18.95
  • Invitation to A Banquet: The Story of Chinese Food Invitation to A Banquet: The Story of Chinese Food

    Invitation to A Banquet: The Story of Chinese Food

    $32.50
    Chinese was the earliest truly global cuisine. When the first Chinese laborers began to settle abroad, restaurants appeared in their wake. Yet Chinese has the curious distinction of being both one of the world’s best-loved culinary traditions and one of...
    $32.50
  • Japanese Yokai Handbook Japanese Yokai Handbook

    Japanese Yokai Handbook

    $14.99
    Yokai come in every imaginable shape and form--ranging from frightening ghosts who haunt our dreams and cruel monsters that are deadly killers to cute fairies and mischievous enchanted animals who prank unwitting humans. They can be evil demons, harmless...
    $14.99
  • Japanese Prints the Collection of Vincent van Gogh Japanese Prints the Collection of Vincent van Gogh

    Japanese Prints the Collection of Vincent van Gogh

    $45.00
    One hundred and fifty years ago, Vincent van Gogh fell under the enticing spell of Japanese printmaking while working in Paris. He bought over six hundred Japanese prints and displayed them in his studio as inspiration. Van Gogh admired the prints’...
    $45.00
  • Jake Makes A World Jake Makes A World

    Jake Makes A World

    $18.95
    Jake Makes a World follows the creative adventures of the young  Jacob Lawrence as he finds inspiration in the vibrant colors and  characters of his community in Harlem. From his mother's apartment,  where he is surrounded by brightly...
    $18.95
  • Iconism: Designing Modern Icons and Pictograms Iconism: Designing Modern Icons and Pictograms

    Iconism: Designing Modern Icons and Pictograms

    $49.95
    Iconism is an inspirational reference for contemporary icon, pictogram and symbol design. Divided into three sections—Visual Identity, Wayfinding and Interactive Design—these ingenious and impactful styles from designers around the world highlight the...
    $49.95
  • How to Live Like A Monk How to Live Like A Monk

    How to Live Like A Monk

    $24.95
    We know that they prayed, sang, and wore long robes, but what was it really like to be a monk? Though monastic living may seem unimaginable to us moderns, it has relevance for today. This book illuminates the day-to-day of medieval European monasticism,...
    $24.95
  • Ganesh Ganesh

    Ganesh

    $11.99
    Son of the Hindu deities Shiva and Parvati, Ganesh is the elephant-headed deity known most often as a remover (and sometimes creator) of obstacles. Ganesh is also seen as a figure of prosperity and protection. This publication in the mini book scale...
    $11.99
  • Iliad translated by Emily Wilson Iliad translated by Emily Wilson

    Iliad translated by Emily Wilson

    $39.95
    When Emily Wilson’s translation of The Odyssey appeared in 2017—revealing the ancient poem in a contemporary idiom that was “fresh, unpretentious and lean” (Madeline Miller, Washington Post)—critics lauded it...
    $39.95
  • Illustrator the Best from Around the World Illustrator the Best from Around the World

    Illustrator the Best from Around the World

    $25.00
    For all those who thought digital heralded the end of an era: illustration is alive and kicking, and new tools have given the art renewed vigor and the illustrator greater stamina. Steven Heller & Julius Wiedemann present a snapshot of “the new...
    $25.00
  • Vincent Van Gogh Creative Inspiration Vincent Van Gogh Creative Inspiration

    Vincent Van Gogh Creative Inspiration

    $16.95
    A beautiful and delightfully handy art book that is designed to inspire, this collection of 150 beautifully reproduced Vincent Van Gogh images makes a stylish gift. His writings have been edited and selected to create an enlightening, uplifting, and...
    $16.95
  • Cezanne A-Z Cezanne A-Z

    Cezanne A-Z

    $28.00
    Paul Cezanne’s incomparable, architectonic rendering of light and color provided the foundation of his reputation as a forerunner of modernism. Which specific locations left such vivid impressions on this scion of a provincial banker’s family? What and...
    $28.00
  • Cranach A-Z Cranach A-Z

    Cranach A-Z

    $28.00
    Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472–1553) created around 500 works during his lifetime. With his portraits of Martin Luther and Philipp Melanchton, and in his position as court painter to Frederick the Wise, Cranach quickly became one of the most sought-after...
    $28.00
  • Exquisite Dreams: The Art and Life of Dorothea Tanning Exquisite Dreams: The Art and Life of Dorothea Tanning

    Exquisite Dreams: The Art and Life of Dorothea Tanning

    $45.00
    Exquisite Dreams is the first full account of the art and life of Dorothea Tanning (1910–2012). Rather than only focusing on her well-known surrealist paintings, this book gives equal weight to Tanning’s lesser-known but equally powerful sculptures,...
    $45.00
  • Drawing in the Present Tense Drawing in the Present Tense

    Drawing in the Present Tense

    $50.00
    Drawing in the Present Tense explores the variety of ways in which contemporary artists from around the world have come to approach drawing as the primary element of their practice. One which is autonomous: an end in itself, rather than a means to an end...
    $50.00
  • Botticelli: Artist and Designer Botticelli: Artist and Designer

    Botticelli: Artist and Designer

    $25.00
    In this vivid account, Ana Debenedetti reexamines the life and work of Renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli through a novel lens: his business acumen. Focusing on the organization of Botticelli’s workshop and the commercial strategies he devised to make...
    $25.00
  • Camille Claudel Camille Claudel

    Camille Claudel

    $65.00
    Camille Claudel (1864–1943) was among the most daring and visionary sculptors of the late nineteenth century. Although much attention has been paid to her tumultuous life—her affair with her mentor, Auguste Rodin; the premature end to her career; her...
    $65.00
  • Art Firsts: The Story of Art in 30 Pioneering Works Art Firsts: The Story of Art in 30 Pioneering Works

    Art Firsts: The Story of Art in 30 Pioneering Works

    $21.99
    The story of art is not always the story of art-historical 'isms' and complex academic debate. The real history is often the story of some very simple firsts - the first time an artist painted themselves, the first time someone painted a smile, the first...
    $21.99
  • Art Essentials: History of African Art Art Essentials: History of African Art

    Art Essentials: History of African Art

    $18.95
    This indispensable introductory guide explores the art of the African continent from its early origins over 75,000 years ago to the contemporary, set in the context of postcolonial debates, the restitution of cultural objects and artifacts, and the...
    $18.95
  • Albrecht Durer Art and Autobiography Albrecht Durer Art and Autobiography

    Albrecht Durer Art and Autobiography

    $25.00
    The Italian Renaissance birthed the modern sense of self, and no artist from the period compares with Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) in terms of the almost obsessive interest he displayed in his own life. Dürer’s works are filled with personal details from...
    $25.00
  • 1,000 Deadstock Sneakers: The Dream Collection 1,000 Deadstock Sneakers: The Dream Collection

    1,000 Deadstock Sneakers: The Dream Collection

    $85.00
    “Deadstock” refers to the originals: authentic, unworn sneakers that were produced for limited-edition releases, limited-run reruns, or pairs that have otherwise stopped being made. No longer available from the direct retailers, deadstock is the most...
    $85.00
  • On the Turtle's Back On the Turtle's Back

    On the Turtle's Back

    $25.95
    The Lenape tribe, also known as the Delaware Nation, lived for centuries on the land that English colonists later called New Jersey. But once America gained its independence, they were forced to move further west: to Indiana, then Missouri, and finally...
    $25.95
  • Such a Good Boy Such a Good Boy

    Such a Good Boy

    $17.99
    Meet Buzz the dog. He's such a good boy. Buzz seems to have a perfect life .. . and a lot of very well-behaved friends. Buzz would never dream of being anything other than good. Right, Buzz? Buzz . . . ? For anyone who has ever felt pressure to be...
    $17.99
  • Me and the Boss Me and the Boss

    Me and the Boss

    $18.99
    Meet Lee, a little boy who won't give up until he learns how to sew, and Zora, the sister who watches him try--and ultimately succeed! "I know big sisters. Zora, the boss, she's mine," explains Lee as he and Zora head to the library, where Mrs. C is...
    $18.99
  • Donatello and the Dawn of Renaissance Art Donatello and the Dawn of Renaissance Art

    Donatello and the Dawn of Renaissance Art

    $25.00
    The Italian sculptor known as Donatello helped to forge a new kind of art—one that came to define the Renaissance. His work was progressive, challenging, and even controversial. Using a variety of novel sculptural techniques and innovative...
    $25.00
  • The Art of Tapestry The Art of Tapestry

    The Art of Tapestry

    $60.00
    The Art of Tapestry tells the history of tapestry in Britain and Europe from the fifteenth to the twentieth centuries through the National Trust’s outstanding tapestry collection, which comprises nearly 650 tapestries in 60 properties. The book includes...
    $60.00
  • Rodin Basic Art 2.0 Rodin Basic Art 2.0

    Rodin Basic Art 2.0

    $20.00
    While anchoring his practice in the traditions of antiquity and the Renaissance, Auguste Rodin paved the way for modern sculpture. From a very early stage, he was interested in movement, the expression of the body, chance effects, and the incomplete...
    $20.00
  • Cezanne and Beyond Paperback Cezanne and Beyond Paperback

    Cezanne and Beyond Paperback

    $49.95
    With essays by Roberta Bernstein, Yve-Alain Bois, Jean-François Chevrier, John Elderfield, John Golding, Christopher Green, Jennie Hirsh, Joop M. Joosten, Anabelle Kienle, Albert Kostenevich, Carolyn Lanchner, Mark D. Mitchell, Joseph J. Rishel,...
    $49.95
  • Printing Design for Graphic Designers Printing Design for Graphic Designers

    Printing Design for Graphic Designers

    $35.00
    Printing Design for Graphic Designers is a reference book that showcases  design projects from all over the world and focuses on the processes  that were used to print them. The book opens with a thorough  introduction of printing history,...
    $35.00
  • Mind the Gap Mind the Gap

    Mind the Gap

    $59.95
    The author's approach is not so much a step-by-step instruction with template-like schemes, instead it focuses on the intrinsic logic of things, their connections and relations, and the link between presentation and design. She invites readers to...
    $59.95
  • Art Forger Art Forger

    Art Forger

    $16.95
    Almost twenty-five years after the infamous art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum—still the largest unsolved art theft in history—one of the stolen Degas paintings is delivered to the Boston studio of a young artist. Claire Roth has entered...
    $16.95
  • Illustrated History of Rock Illustrated History of Rock

    Illustrated History of Rock

    $24.95
    Trace the history of rock and roll with this playful journey through the decades, artists and styles that make this such a diverse and beloved art form. For children and parents alike, this colorful and lovingly illustrated book travels from the 1950s...
    $24.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Highlights Philadelphia Museum of Art Highlights

    Philadelphia Museum of Art Highlights

    $24.95
    Featuring over five hundred masterpieces from around the world, this revised and expanded guide is a beautifully illustrated introduction to the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. This updated version of the museum's handbook presents more...
    $24.95
  • Tales of A Korean Grandmother Tales of A Korean Grandmother

    Tales of A Korean Grandmother

    $8.99
    The Korean people possess a folklore tradition as colorful and captivating as any in the world, and yet the stories themselves are not as widely-known to Western readers as those from The Brothers Grimm, Mother Goose, or Hans Christian Andersen. In her...
    $8.99
  • Birds Everywhere Birds Everywhere

    Birds Everywhere

    $17.99
    Best-selling illustrator Britta Teckentrup explores the world of birds in a sumptuously illustrated nonfiction book. There are birds everywhere! Some of them live along the coast, some of them in the savannah, and some may be in your backyard. Young...
    $17.99
  • Rediscovering Black Portraiture Rediscovering Black Portraiture

    Rediscovering Black Portraiture

    $40.00
    “These mirror images with their uncanny resemblances traverse space and time, spotlighting the black lives that have been silenced by the canon of western art, while also inviting us to interrogate the present.” —Times (UK) Since the beginning of the...
    $40.00
  • Race is Everything: Art and Human Difference Race is Everything: Art and Human Difference

    Race is Everything: Art and Human Difference

    $40.00
     'Race Is Everything’ explores the spurious but influential ideas of so-called racial science in the nineteenth and the first half of the twentieth centuries, and how art was affected by it. David Bindman looks at race in general, but with...
    $40.00
  • Vincent's Arles Vincent's Arles

    Vincent's Arles

    $22.50
    Once admired as “a little Rome” on the banks of the Rhône, the town of Arles in the south of France had been a place of significance long before the painter Vincent van Gogh arrived in February of 1888. Aware of Arles’s history as a haven for poets, van...
    $22.50
  • Massimo Listri: Cabinet of Curiosities Massimo Listri: Cabinet of Curiosities

    Massimo Listri: Cabinet of Curiosities

    $30.00
    Cabinets of curiosities fascinated people of the 16th and 17th  centuries. They offered a glimpse into a world full of natural wonders and treasures that aimed to reflect the order of the universe. This volume takes us through the world’s most...
    $30.00
  • In Pursuit of Color In Pursuit of Color

    In Pursuit of Color

    $49.95
    Over the centuries our manipulation of the natural world has resulted in  an explosion of synthetic dye production and application globally. To gain insight into the history of how folk practices have been lost and technical processes found,...
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  • Strikethrough: Typographic Messages of Protest Strikethrough: Typographic Messages of Protest

    Strikethrough: Typographic Messages of Protest

    $45.00
    Organized into chapters that explore the many ways to express dissent (RESIST!, VOTE!, STRIKE!, TEACH! and LOVE!), Strikethrough presents more than 120 signs, posters, publications and ephemera in vivid imagery and incisive prose. From the colorful...
    $45.00
  • The Computer: A History from the 17th Century to Today The Computer: A History from the 17th Century to Today

    The Computer: A History from the 17th Century to Today

    $80.00
    From analog to digital, mainframes to mobile phones – with photos, ads, and concept drawings of inventions that ushered in the digital era, this visual survey of the Information Age reveals how the computer and the  internet irreversibly transformed...
    $80.00