History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -

    Abbas Akhavan

    By Omar Kholeif

    Paperback £12.63

    Modern Art at the Berlin Wall

    By Claudia Mesch

    Paperback £14.45

    At the height of the Cold War, art produced in divided Germany contested the cultural demarcation of East and West.

    Postscript

    By Andrea Andersson

    Hardback £40.85

    Postscript is the first collection of writings on the subject of conceptual writing by a diverse field of scholars in the realms of art, literature, media, as well as the artists themselves

    Julius Shulman. Modernism Rediscovered

    Hardback £11.46

    The Master of Modern Discoveries from the Julius Shulman vaults The buildings burned in our memories, which to us represent the spirit of '50s and '60s architectural design, were those whose pictures were widely published in magazines and books; but what about those that got lost in the process, hardly...

    Robert Storr: Interviews On Art

    By Robert Storr

    Hardback £28.71

    'Interviews' collates, in a single volume, the major body of interviews conducted by the revered American critic and curator Robert Storr, encompassing engaging discussions with some of the most renowned names in the artworld over the last two centuries.

    Metamorphism

    Hardback £30.95

    Materiality is a recurring and central issue in architecture. This book explains how materials are "constructed", how they become cultural substances. Metamorphism investigates the complex relationship between natural materials and technology, science and sensuality. Gottfried Semper 1803-1879 made the notion of Stoffwechsel the key element of his theory. With this...

    Chihuly: An Artist Collects

    Hardback £17.46

    Internationally acclaimed artist Dale Chihuly is also a passionate collector of everyday objects, from bottle openers and fishing lures to tin toys and beyond

    Art and Emergency

    By Emilia Terracciano

    Hardback £62.46

    Investigating the uneasy relationship between aesthetics and political history, this book traces a genealogy of modernism in colonial and postcolonial India.

    Joan Miro: I Work Like a Gardener

    Hardback £11.45

    Art of Rivalry

    By Sebastian Smee

    Paperback £9.05

    This is a story about rivalry among artists. Not the kind of rivalry that grows out of hatred and dislike, but rather, rivalry that emerges from admiration, friendship, love. The kind of rivalry that existed between Degas and Manet, Picasso and Matisse, Pollock and de Kooning, and Freud and Bacon....

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