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Out of Sight

(Available April 14, 2015)
Out of Sight
Written by William Hackman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590514115
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Out of Sight
The Los Angeles Art Scene of the Sixties
Written by William Hackman


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $27.95

Histories of modern art are typically centered in Paris and New York. Los Angeles is relegated to its role as the center of popular culture— a city of movie stars, tan lines, and surfers—but lacking the highbrow credentials of the chosen places. Until 1965, there was no art museum, few notable...

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Out of Sight
The Los Angeles Art Scene of the Sixties
Written by William Hackman


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $30.00

Histories of modern art are typically centered in Paris and New York. Los Angeles is relegated to its role as the center of popular culture— a city of movie stars, tan lines, and surfers—but lacking the highbrow credentials of the chosen places. Until 1965, there was no art museum, few notable... Read more >
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Experimental Geography
Radical Approaches to Landscape, Cartography, and Urbanism
Written by Nato Thompson
Contribution by Trevor Paglen and Jeffrey Kastner
Created by Independent Curators International


Format: eBook, 168 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $20.00

A photo of a secret CIA prison. A map designed to help visitors reach Malibu’s notoriously inaccessible public beaches. Guidebooks to factories, prisons, and power plants in upstate New York. An artificial reef fabricated from 500 tons of industrial waste. These are some of the more than one hundred projects represented... Read more >
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The Lady in Gold

(Available March 31, 2015)
The Lady in Gold
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873120
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The Lady in Gold
The Extraordinary Tale of Gustave Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $17.95

The true story that inspired the movie Woman in Gold starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds.

Contributor to the Washington Post Anne-Marie O’Connor brilliantly regales us with the galvanizing story of Klimt’s 1907 masterpiece—the breathtaking portrait of a Viennese Jewish socialite, Adele Bloch-Bauer. The celebrated painting, stolen by Nazis during World War II, subsequently...

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Reflections

(Available March 31, 2015)
Reflections
Written by David Mack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616556761
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Reflections

Written by David Mack


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $24.99

David Mack is the New York Times best-selling author and artist of the Kabuki graphic novels, the writer and artist of Daredevil from Marvel Comics, and the author and artist of his children's book The Shy Creatures from MacMillan. Mack most recently created the art & concept for the credit sequence... Read more >
The Porcelain Thief
The Porcelain Thief
Written by Huan Hsu
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307986306
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The Porcelain Thief
Searching the Middle Kingdom for Buried China
Written by Huan Hsu


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $27.00

A journalist travels throughout mainland China and Taiwan in search of his family’s hidden treasure and comes to understand his ancestry as he never has before.
 
In 1938, when the Japanese arrived in Huan Hsu’s great-great-grandfather Liu’s Yangtze River hometown of Xingang, Liu was forced to bury his valuables, including a vast...

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The Porcelain Thief
The Porcelain Thief
Written by Huan Hsu
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ISBN: 9780307986313
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The Porcelain Thief
Searching the Middle Kingdom for Buried China
Written by Huan Hsu


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $13.99

A journalist travels throughout mainland China and Taiwan in search of his family’s hidden treasure and comes to understand his ancestry as he never has before.
 
In 1938, when the Japanese arrived in Huan Hsu’s great-great-grandfather Liu’s Yangtze River hometown of Xingang, Liu was forced to bury his valuables, including a vast...

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The Porcelain Thief
The Porcelain Thief
Written by Huan Hsu, Read by Huan Hsu
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804192187
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The Porcelain Thief
Searching the Middle Kingdom for Buried China
Written by Huan Hsu
Read by Huan Hsu


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $22.50

A journalist travels throughout mainland China and Taiwan in search of his family’s hidden treasure and comes to understand his ancestry as he never has before.
 
In 1938, when the Japanese arrived in Huan Hsu’s great-great-grandfather Liu’s Yangtze River hometown of Xingang, Liu was forced to bury his valuables, including a vast...

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The Evolution of Washington, DC
The Evolution of Washington, DC
Written by James M. Goode, Commentaries by Steven Knapp, Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor, Foreword by Laura W. Bush, Introduction by John Wetenhall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344984
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
Historical Selections from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection at the George Washington University
Written by James M. Goode
Commentaries by Steven Knapp
Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor
Foreword by Laura W. Bush
Introduction by John Wetenhall


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $40.00

The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph of the equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson in front of the White House... Read more >
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
Historical Selections from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection at the George Washington University
Written by James M. Goode
Commentaries by Steven Knapp
Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor
Foreword by Laura W. Bush
Introduction by John Wetenhall


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $40.00

The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph of the equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson in front of the White House... Read more >
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Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston
Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston
Preface by Robert Storr, Edited by Peter Benson Miller, Introduction by Peter Benson Miller
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590178782
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Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston

Preface by Robert Storr
Edited by Peter Benson Miller
Introduction by Peter Benson Miller


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $60.00

In the past few decades, several major exhibitions and scholarly publications have revisited the distinguished career of American painter Philip Guston (1913–1980), a fellow at the American Academy in Rome in 1949 and a resident there in 1960 and again in 1971. Once known as “Abstract Expressionism’s odd-man out,” a respected... Read more >
Don't Take These Drawings Seriously
Don't Take These Drawings Seriously
Written by Nathalie Du Pasquier, Preface by Deyan Sudjic, As told to Emily King, Designed by Omar Sosa
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576877548
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Don't Take These Drawings Seriously
1981-1987
Written by Nathalie Du Pasquier
Preface by Deyan Sudjic
As told to Emily King
Designed by Omar Sosa


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $60.00

Nathalie Du Pasquier started drawing as soon as she met her husband George Sowden in 1979 in Milan. She was introduced to the world of design and shortly after, in 1981, became a founding member of the iconic postmodern design movement Memphis. From 1981 to 1987 she didn't stop drawing. Every...

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Just Add Watercolor
Just Add Watercolor
Written by Helen Birch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607747574
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Just Add Watercolor
Inspiration and Painting Techniques from Contemporary Artists
Written by Helen Birch


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $21.99

A beautifully illustrated, easy-to-navigate guide to creating contemporary watercolors, pairing full-page paintings with insights and tips for artists.
     Featuring 200 of the best works of young, modern watercolor painters, paired with bite-sized painting tips and art instruction, Just Add Watercolor gives aspiring artists access to information about--and examples of--top work in the medium. Artist... Read more >
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Just Add Watercolor
Just Add Watercolor
Written by Helen Birch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607747581
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Just Add Watercolor
Inspiration and Painting Techniques from Contemporary Artists
Written by Helen Birch


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $12.99

A beautifully illustrated, easy-to-navigate guide to creating contemporary watercolors, pairing full-page paintings with insights and tips for artists.
     Featuring 200 of the best works of young, modern watercolor painters, paired with bite-sized painting tips and art instruction, Just Add Watercolor gives aspiring artists access to information about--and examples of--top work in the medium. Artist... Read more >
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Heroes
Heroes
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685778
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Heroes
Mass Murder and Suicide
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $95.00

What is the relationship between capitalism and mental health? In his most unsettling book to date, Franco “Bifo” Berardi embarks on an exhilarating journey through philosophy, psychoanalysis and current events, searching for the social roots of the mental malaise of our age.

Spanning an array of horrors – the Aurora “Joker&rdquo... Read more >
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Modeling the Head in Clay
Modeling the Head in Clay
Written by Bruno Lucchesi and Margit Malmstrom
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307786456
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Modeling the Head in Clay

Written by Bruno Lucchesi and Margit Malmstrom


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $16.99

Creative techniques step-by-step. This book offers the reader an opportunity to watch one of our foremost contemporary sculptors at work, to see not just highlights of the creative process, but every step from beginning to end.

In order to recreate the immediacy of an actual workshop situation, Bruno Lucchesi takes a single... Read more >
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Maker and Muse
Maker and Muse
Preface by Richard H. Driehaus, Edited by Elyse Zorn Karlin, Photographed by John A. Faier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580934046
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Maker and Muse
Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry
Preface by Richard H. Driehaus
Edited by Elyse Zorn Karlin
Photographed by John A. Faier


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $50.00

A new perspective on woman’s role in the world of art jewelry at the turn of the twentieth century—from Art Nouveau in France and the Arts and Crafts movement in Britain, to Jugendstil in Germany and Austria, Louis Comfort Tiffany in New York, and American Arts and Crafts in Chicago—and the... Read more >
Modeling the Figure in Clay, 30th Anniversary Edition
Modeling the Figure in Clay, 30th Anniversary Edition
Written by Bruno Lucchesi, Text by Margit Malmstrom
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307786418
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Modeling the Figure in Clay, 30th Anniversary Edition
A Sculptor's Guide to Anatomy
Written by Bruno Lucchesi
Text by Margit Malmstrom


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

For thirty years, Modeling the Figure in Clay has been an indispensable anatomical resource for people who think, see, and understand form best in the round: sculptors. In the thirtieth anniversary edition of this classic work, master sculptor Bruno Lucchesi invites you on a guided tour of the human form. Follow... Read more >
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Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
Written by J.F. Martel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945780
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Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
A Treatise, Critique, and Call to Action
Written by J.F. Martel


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.95

Part treatise, part critique, part call to action, Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice is a journey into the uncanny realities revealed to us in the great works of art of the past and present.

Received opinion holds that art is culturally-determined and relative. We are told that whether a... Read more >
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Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
A Treatise, Critique, and Call to Action
Written by J.F. Martel


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.95

Part treatise, part critique, part call to action, Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice is a journey into the uncanny realities revealed to us in the great works of art of the past and present.

Received opinion holds that art is culturally-determined and relative. We are told that whether a... Read more >
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Heroes
Heroes
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781685785
Our Price: $12.95
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Heroes
Mass Murder and Suicide
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $12.95

What is the relationship between capitalism and mental health? In his most unsettling book to date, Franco “Bifo” Berardi embarks on an exhilarating journey through philosophy, psychoanalysis and current events, searching for the social roots of the mental malaise of our age.

Spanning an array of horrors – the Aurora “Joker&rdquo... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Heroes
Mass Murder and Suicide
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $12.95

What is the relationship between capitalism and mental health? In his most unsettling book to date, Franco “Bifo” Berardi embarks on an exhilarating journey through philosophy, psychoanalysis and current events, searching for the social roots of the mental malaise of our age.

Spanning an array of horrors – the Aurora “Joker&rdquo... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Manga Mania Shoujo
Manga Mania Shoujo
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434892
Our Price: $14.99
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Manga Mania Shoujo
How to Draw the Charming and Romantic Characters of Japanese Comics
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $14.99

Shoujo manga is one of the most popular styles of Japanese animation, featuring the most recognizable characters in manga-seen everywhere in comics, books, toys, television, film, and video. Since shoujo is based on stories that focus on peer pressure, romance, and friendship, it initially appealed to young females, but today more... Read more >
Manga Mania Occult & Horror
Manga Mania Occult & Horror
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434830
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Manga Mania Occult & Horror
How to Draw the Elegant and Seductive Characters of the Dark
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $14.99

From seductive vampires to corrupt samurai to wicked werewolves, all the inhabitants of the manga occult-and-horror genre welcome you into their nefarious universe. The latest book in the Manga Mania series from best-selling author Christopher Hart takes readers through the world of manga horror and occult with sinfully easy step-by-step instructions... Read more >
The Partnership
The Partnership
Written by Pamela Katz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534918
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The Partnership
Brecht, Weill, Three Women, and Germany on the Brink
Written by Pamela Katz


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $30.00

Among the most creative and outsized personalities of the Weimar Republic, that sizzling yet decadent epoch between the Great War and the Nazis' rise to power, were the renegade poet Bertolt Brecht and the rebellious avant-garde composer Kurt Weill. These two young geniuses and the three women vital to their work—actresses... Read more >
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