Fuchs, Rainer (editor). JOHN BALDESSARI: A Different Kind of Order (Arbeiten 1962-1984). Text by numerous contributors; 328 pp., illustrated throughout in color and b&w. 4to, wraps. Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, in association with Cologne, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2005.
Published to accompany an exhibition. Text in English and...
Item nr. 116591
Pakesch, Peter (editor). JOHN BALDESSARI. Life's Balance: Werke/Works 84-04. Text by various authors; 240 pp., illustrated in color and b&w. 4to, plastic covered wraps. Cologne, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2005.
Published to accompany an exhibition at the Kunsthaus Graz. Text in English and German.
Item nr. 116590
Green, Christopher. JUAN GRIS. 311 pages with many color and b&w plates. 4to, cloth. New Haven and London, Yale, 1992.
Item nr. 113123
Kilimnik, Karen. KAREN KILIMNIK: Paintings. 322 pp., roughly 160 color plates. 4to, velvet covered boards. Edition Patrick Frey in association with Zurich/Berlin/New York, Scalo, 2001.
This survey presents 70 miniature paintings from the last 5 years, examining ideas about fame and beauty, and their manifestations in society and nature.
Item nr. 93897
Naumann, Francis M. MARCEL DUCHAMP: The Art of Making Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. 331 pp., 200 color, and 240 b&w plates. Folio, cloth. Ghent & Amsterdam, Ludion Press in association with New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1999.
Possibly the most radical artist of the 20th century, Duchamp spent...
Item nr. 85920
Southampton. City Art Gallery. CHRIS OFILI. 98pp., 30 colour plates, and numerous colour and b&w figures. 4to, wraps. 1999.
A catalogue of an exhibition travelling to the Serpentine Gallery, London and the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, on the work by another young British artist whose work has recently caused a sensation.
Item nr. 85490
Rowell, Margit. SIGMAR POLKE: Works on Paper 1963-1974. Includes essays by Michael Semff and Bice Curiger; 200 pp., with 299 color and 27 b&w illustrations. 4to, boards. New York, Museum of Modern Art in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1999.
This catalogue accompanies the first American museum exhibition devoted to Polke's...
Item nr. 55585
Stainback, Charles et al. VIK MUNIZ: Seeing is Believing. 164 pp., roughly 75 color and monochrome illustrations. Large 4to, cloth. Santa Fe, Arena Editions, 1998.
Muniz's unique creative techniques, images made from such diverse materials as chocalate syrup, tomato sauce, thread and sugar and recorded with a photograph, tease the eye...
Item nr. 53436
CALLE, SOPHIE with Paul Auster. Double Game and the Gotham Handbook. 296 pp., illustrated in colour and b&w. 4to, boards. London, Violette Editions, 1999.
This intriguing and complex publication includes a retrospective of Sophie Calle's installation pieces along with a collaboration with novelist Paul Auster in which he writes one week's...
Item nr. 53415
Sandler, Irving. ALEX KATZ: A Retrospective. 200 pp., with 76 color and 137 b&w illustrations. Large 4to, cloth. New York, Abrams, 1998.
A complete retrospective of the artist who started out alongside the Abstract Expressionists but soon took a different tack. A straightforward text reaffirms Katz's stature in 20th century painting.
Item nr. 52223
Guberman, Sidney. FRANK STELLA: An Illustrated Biography. Foreword by Richard Meier. 248 pp. with approximately 135 color and 15 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. New York, Rizzoli Publications, 1995.
An intimate portrait of Frank Stella by a friend and colleague of forty years standing, examining Stella's life and career with critical, technical...
Item nr. 42078
Reinhardt, Brigitte [ed.]. EVA HESSE: Drawing in Space. 190 pp. with 60 color illustrations and numerous b&w text figures. Folio, cloth. Stuttgart, Cantz, 1994.
Focusing on Hesse's early works, this extensively illustrated new study presents the paintings, watercolors, qouaches, drawings and collages which reveal distinctly sculptural qualities, as well as document...
Item nr. 39579
Brehm, Margrit et al. CHUCK CLOSE. 200 pp., 45 color illustrations and 28 color and b&w figures. Folio, cloth. Stuttgart, Cantz, 1994.
Featuring 40 works from a 25-year period, this beautifully produced volume traces Close's development from early photorealist work to the large-scale "intimate portraits" of friends and acquaintances, working to...
Item nr. 39576
Varnedoe, Kirk. CY TWOMBLY, A Retrospective. 176 pp. with 187 illustrations, 94 in color. Large 4to, cloth. New York, Abrams for The Museum of Modern Art, 1994.
A rich study of this legendary American artist who has lived and worked principally in Rome since 1957, published in conjuction with a retrospective...
Item nr. 39442
Madrid. Fundacion "La Caixa". BARRY FLANAGAN. 145 pp. include approximately 100 illustrations, a few in color. 1993.
Item nr. 38353
Bilbao. Sala de Exposiciones Rekalde. PHILIP GUSTON: La Raiz del Dibujo. 283 pp with extensive color illustrations. 4to, cloth. 1993.
A beautifully produced exhibition catalogue, exploring the role of drawing in Guston's artistic development. Text in Spanish and English.
Item nr. 37253
Houston. Museum of Fine Arts. The Blue House: The World of FRIDA KAHLO. 279 pp. with 150 plates, most in color. 4to, wraps. 1993.
A catalogue of the Summer 1993 exhibition displaying the contents of her famous "blue house"; the home her parents built in 1904, where the artist was born...
Item nr. 36239
The Hague. Haags Gemeentemuseum. SOL LEWITT, Drawings 1958 -1992. Text by numerous authors; unpaginated exhibition catalogue, with brief text and 270 illustrations, many in color. Designed by the artist. Oblong 4to, wraps. 1992.
Catalogue Raisonné. Accompanies a travelling exhibition. Light bump to lower corner.
Item nr. 35064
Carmean Jr., E.A. HELEN FRANKENTHALER: A Paintings Retrospective. 113 pp. text with 52 illustrations, including 45 plates in color. Square 4to, cloth. New York, Abrams, 1989.
Item nr. 33166