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Originating as a rebellious movement in philosophy and literature, Postmodernism proclaimed the death of modernism and promoted a new, nonlinear way of approaching architecture and design, spearheaded by Michael Graves, Robert Venturi, Ettore Sottsass, and Alessandro Mendini.... read more

Postmodern Design Complete
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"When I got to New Mexico that was mine. As soon as I saw it that was my country.”Despite Georgia’s own assertions that a biographic interpretation of her work will yield little insight, it is plain to see that the various places Georgia called home had a massive i... read more

Georgia O'Keeffe at Home
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Featuring over 140 masterpieces, this new book draws on the unsurpassed Schiele collection of Vienna's Leopold MuseumThis volume gathers some 140 paintings, watercolors and drawings by Egon Schiele from the Leopold Museum in Vienna, which famously posse... read more

Egon Schiele Masterpieces from the Leopold Museum
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A new edition of George Nelson's classic guide to visual appreciation, released on the fortieth anniversary of its original publication
Originally published in 1977 by iconic American furniture manufacturer Herman Miller, George Nelson's crit... read more

How to See: Visual Adventures in a World God Never Made
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The fascinating inside story behind the cult French fashion label A.P.C. A.P.C. (Atelier de Production et de Creation) was created as a reaction to the excesses of the 1980s, and the minimalist designs of founder Jean Touitou now have a cult following. This compelling book, published on... read more

A.P.C. Transmission
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Series:The 50s Series
Reading Level:General Adult

Starting with James Abbott McNeill Whistler and ending with Matthew Barney, nearly every prominent figure in Modern art is represented in vibrant double-page spreads that show how these artists redefined norms and challenged tradition. Fascinating biographical and anec... read more

50 Modern Artists You Should Know
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Mood marks: The painterly gestures of personal feelings   Hailed as the first American-born art movement to have a worldwide influence, Abstract Expressionism denotes the non-representational use of paint as a means of personal expression. It emerged in Ameri... read more

Abstract Expressionism
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Series:Lonely Planet
Reading Level:General Adult

Discover the street art scene in London, Melbourne, San Francisco and 39 other cities around the world through vivid photography. From Banksy's stencils and Invader's mosaics to amazing murals, this insider's guide provides practical details and maps of where to find secret stashes of street ... read more

Street Art 1
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Recognised for her contribution to wearable arts, Susan Holmes's work has also spanned the fields of craft, fashion and fabric art. She has developed her own methods for techniques such as block printing, stencilling and spraying fabrics, dyeing and fabric manipulation. Her stor... read more

Susan Holmes: Fabric Artist
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Awards:Illustrated Non-Fiction Finalist - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

Ann Shelton: Dark Matter traces the 20-year career of a leading New Zealand photographer. Ann Shelton's evolution as a camera artist with a unique, penetrating vision into the culture and history of New Zealand is beautifully illustrated in this book, which includes multiple exampl... read more

Ann Shelton: Dark Matter
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"The most revolutionary discovery in the entire history of Van Gogh's oeuvre. Not one drawing; not ten, not fifty, but sixty-five drawings." Ronald Pickvance, from the ForewordLate in life, during his time living in Provence, Vincent van Gogh kept a sketchboo... read more

Vincent Van Gogh: The Lost Arles Sketchbook
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Groundbreaking in both its content and its presentation, Art Since 1900 has been hailed as a landmark study in the history of art. Conceived by some of the most influential art historians of our time, this extraordinary book has now been revised, expanded and brought right ... read more

Art Since 1900 Third Edition
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