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Legacies
Collecting America's History at the Smithsonian
Written by Steven Lubar and Kathleen M. Kendrick


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $39.95

The Smithsonian Institution has been America's museum since 1846. What do its vast collections -- from the ruby slippers to a piece of Plymouth Rock, first ladies' gowns to patchwork quilts, a Model T Ford to a customized Ford LTD low rider -- tell Americans about themselves? In this lavishly illustrated... Read more >
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The Total Art of Stalinism
Avant-Garde, Aesthetic Dictatorship, and Beyond
Written by Boris Groys
Translated by Charles Rougle


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $19.95

From the ruins of communism, Boris Groys emerges to provoke our interest in the aesthetic goals pursued with such catastrophic consequences by its founders. Interpreting totalitarian art and literature in the context of cultural history, this brilliant essay likens totalitarian aims to the modernists’ goal of producing world-transformative art. In this... Read more >
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The Astonishing Works of John Altoon
The Astonishing Works of John Altoon
Written by Tim Nye, Contribution by Robert Creeley, Walter Hopps and Dr. Milton Wexler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933865
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The Astonishing Works of John Altoon

Written by Tim Nye
Contribution by Robert Creeley, Walter Hopps and Dr. Milton Wexler


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $75.00

A beautifully produced monograph devoted to the paintings and drawings of John Altoon, a central figure in the Los Angeles art scene of the 1950s and 1960s.
 
Haunting and erotic, Altoon’s colorful paintings and intimate drawings capture a magical moment in postwar California, between the Beat Generation and the... Read more >
The New Colored Pencil
The New Colored Pencil
Written by Kristy Ann Kutch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436933
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The New Colored Pencil
Create Luminous Works with Innovative Materials and Techniques
Written by Kristy Ann Kutch


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $24.99

Learn to draw and paint using colored pencils in The New Colored Pencil: a how-to guide for creating vibrant, textured, and easy art illustrations by best-selling author and teacher Kristy Kutch

Master the Latest Breakthroughs in Colored Pencil Art

If you want to create colorful, radiant works of art, colored pencil and... Read more >
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The New Colored Pencil
The New Colored Pencil
Written by Kristy Ann Kutch
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ISBN: 9780770434472
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The New Colored Pencil
Create Luminous Works with Innovative Materials and Techniques
Written by Kristy Ann Kutch


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $14.99

Learn to draw and paint using colored pencils in The New Colored Pencil: a how-to guide for creating vibrant, textured, and easy art illustrations by best-selling author and teacher Kristy Kutch

Master the Latest Breakthroughs in Colored Pencil Art

If you want to create colorful, radiant works of art, colored pencil and related color... Read more >
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Kurt Vonnegut Drawings
Kurt Vonnegut Drawings
Written by Nanette Vonnegut, Contribution by Peter Reed and Kurt Vonnegut
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933773
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Kurt Vonnegut Drawings

Written by Nanette Vonnegut
Contribution by Peter Reed and Kurt Vonnegut


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $40.00

Those who know Kurt Vonnegut as one of America's most beloved and
influential writers will be surprised and delighted to discover that he was also a
gifted graphic artist. This book brings together the finest examples of his funny,
strange, and moving drawings in an inexpensive, beautifully produced gift
volume for... Read more >
Cartooning for the Beginner
Cartooning for the Beginner
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434779
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Cartooning for the Beginner

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $14.99

Aspiring cartoonists of all ages can begin drawing a repertoire of characters from the moment they follow the wide-ranging yet simplified lessons that fill these instructive pages, written and illustrated by an all-time best-selling artist/teacher.

This complete course, covering both comic strip and animation techniques, begins with lessons on basic cartoon body... Read more >
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Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434861
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Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
The Ultimate Reference Guide for Comic Book Artists
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

This drawing tutorial from best-selling author Christopher Hart shows artists how to draw exaggerated musculature of super-sized figures in action poses. Read more >
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Medieval Wall Paintings
Medieval Wall Paintings
Written by Roger Rosewell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812937
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Medieval Wall Paintings

Written by Roger Rosewell


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $15.95

What medieval wall paintings remain in English churches tend to be shadows of their former selves – rare fragments of art that have survived not only the Reformation, but successive waves of iconoclastic zeal and unsympathetic restoration. The whitewashed walls of most parish churches belie the riot of color and decoration... Read more >
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The Art of Plants vs. Zombies
The Art of Plants vs. Zombies
Written by Various, Illustrated by Various
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616553319
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The Art of Plants vs. Zombies

Written by Various
Illustrated by Various


Format: Hardcover, 88 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $9.99

Get the story of the mulchifying super hit Plants vs. Zombies™ from the zombies' point of view. Part zombie memoir, part celebration of zombie triumphs, and part antiplant screed, this treasure trove of never-before-seen concept art covers Plants vs. Zombies, Plants vs. Zombies 2, Plants vs. Zombies Adventures, Plants vs. Zombies... Read more >
Bridged Field: Found-Photo Drawings
Bridged Field: Found-Photo Drawings
Written by John Beech, Foreword by Alexander Nagel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876916
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Bridged Field: Found-Photo Drawings

Written by John Beech
Foreword by Alexander Nagel


Format: Hardcover, 104 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $45.00

Artist John Beech is known for his innovative transformations of the seemingly mundane into startling works of originality. Proficient in several different mediums, in Bridged Field: Found-Photo Drawings he focuses on self-manipulated photographs. Since 2007 he has collected over 600 found photographs and applied his singular touch to each, letting the... Read more >
The Dinner Party
The Dinner Party
Written by Judy Chicago, Contribution by Jane F. Gerhard, Foreword by Arnold L. Lehman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933896
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The Dinner Party
Restoring Women to History
Written by Judy Chicago
Contribution by Jane F. Gerhard
Foreword by Arnold L. Lehman


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $45.00

The official publication celebrating Judy Chicago’s feminist art masterpiece, The Dinner Party installation at the Brooklyn Museum, and an introduction to outstanding women in history.
 
Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party is a defining work of feminist and contemporary art that brought women’s history to light on the national stage when it... Read more >
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Secret Lives of Great Artists
What Your Teachers Never Told You about Master Painters and Sculptors
Written by Elizabeth Lunday
Illustrated by Mario Zucca


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

With outraeous anecdotes about everyone from Leonardo (alleged sodomist) to Caraviaggio (convicted murderer) to Edward Hopper (alleged wife beater), Secret Lives of Great Artists recounts the seamy, steamy, and gritty history behind the great masters of international art. You’ll learn that Michelangelo’s body odor was so bad, his assistants couldn’t stand... Read more >
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
Urban Watercolor Sketching
Written by Felix Scheinberger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435240
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
A Guide to Drawing, Painting, and Storytelling in Color
Written by Felix Scheinberger


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $13.99

A guide that shows painters, drawers, doodlers, and urban sketchers how to bring their drawings to life with colorful, bold, yet accessible painting methods.

Watercolor sketching is a rapidly emerging technique that enlivens sketches done in pen or pencil with the expressive washes, glazes, and luminous hues of watercolor . This lushly... Read more >
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
Urban Watercolor Sketching
Written by Felix Scheinberger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770435219
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
A Guide to Drawing, Painting, and Storytelling in Color
Written by Felix Scheinberger


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $22.99

A guide that shows painters, drawers, doodlers, and urban sketchers how to bring their drawings to life with colorful, bold, yet accessible painting methods.

COLOR YOUR LIFE

Bring new energy to your sketches of urban scenes with this fresh and simple approach to watercolor painting. Whether you’re an amateur artist, drawer, doodler, or... Read more >
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Institutional Time
Institutional Time
Written by Judy Chicago
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933667
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Institutional Time
A Critique of Studio Art Education
Written by Judy Chicago


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $40.00

A revered teacher and the most influential feminist artist of our time, Judy Chicago provides an autobiographical look at higher education in art, a must-read for aspiring artists and educators in studio art programs.
 
How should women—and men—be prepared for a career in today’s art world? For more than... Read more >
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Witness
Witness
Edited by Teresa A. Carbone and Kellie Jones, Contribution by Connie Choi, Dalila Scruggs and Cynthia Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933902
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Witness
Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties
Edited by Teresa A. Carbone and Kellie Jones
Contribution by Connie Choi, Dalila Scruggs and Cynthia Young


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $40.00

Over 100 works by African American artists and others from the 1960s Civil Rights Movement show powerful responses in art to events of black history. Marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Witness accompanies an exhibition organized by the Brooklyn Museum and demonstrates the array of aesthetic... Read more >
Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters
Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters
Written by Robert Beverly Hale, Foreword by Jacob Collins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434755
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Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters
45th Anniversary Edition
Written by Robert Beverly Hale
Foreword by Jacob Collins


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $18.99

A book whose sales have not diminished but rather increased dramatically since its publication 45 years ago, this bestselling classic is the ultimate manual of drawing taught by the late Robert Beverly Hale, who’s famed lectures and classes at New York City’s Art Student League captivated artists and art educators from... Read more >
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
Written by Anthony Ryder
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434748
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
A Contemporary Perspective On the Classical Tradition
Written by Anthony Ryder


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2014
Price: $19.99

Many of us want to learn “how to draw.” But as artist Anthony Ryder explains, it’s much more important to learn what to draw. In other words, to observe and draw what we actually see, rather than what we think we see. When it comes to drawing the human figure, this... Read more >
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Cartoon Cool
Cartoon Cool
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434786
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Cartoon Cool
How to Draw the New Retro Characters of Today's Cartoons
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2014
Price: $9.99

Love that Sponge Bob? Always lurking in Dexter's lab? Wishing for Fairly Odd Parents? Millions of fans watch these shows avidly, often solely for their zingy, stylized look and hip visual jokes. Now there's a drawing book just right for everyone who admires that quirky style: Cartoon Cool. Top-selling author Christopher... Read more >
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The Archaeology of New York State
The Archaeology of New York State
Written by William A. Ritchie
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307820495
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The Archaeology of New York State

Written by William A. Ritchie


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 19, 2014
Price: $19.99

The most complete account of ancient man in the New York area ever published in one volume, this book traces a rich, 8000-year story of human prehistory. Beginning with the first known inhabitants, Paleo-Indian hunters who lived approximately 7000 B.C., the author gives a detailed chronological account of the complex of... Read more >
Medieval Wall Paintings

Written by Roger Rosewell


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $7.95

What medieval wall paintings remain in English churches tend to be shadows of their former selves – rare fragments of art that have survived not only the Reformation, but successive waves of iconoclastic zeal and unsympathetic restoration. The whitewashed walls of most parish churches belie the riot of color and decoration... Read more >
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Austin Osman Spare
Austin Osman Spare
Written by Phil Baker, Foreword by Alan Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947166
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Austin Osman Spare
The Occult Life of London's Legendary Artist
Written by Phil Baker
Foreword by Alan Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $18.95

Austin Osman Spare is the definitive biography of the controversial occultist and artist, an enfant terrible of the Edwardian art world whose work was both hailed as genius and decried as immoral decadence. As George Bernard Shaw reportedly said, "Spare's medicine is too strong for the average man."

Trained as a... Read more >
The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307593382
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $35.00

Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most... Read more >
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The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350501
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $17.99

Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most... Read more >
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