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9781580931687 | Monacelli Pr, June 22, 2006, cover price $65.00

Paperback:

9788867492183 | Mousse Magazine & Pub, September 27, 2016, cover price $40.00 | also contains Betty Woodman

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Product Description: A lively meditation on the nature of art by one of America's most celebrated art critics What is it to be a work of art? Renowned author and critic Arthur C. Danto addresses this fundamental, complex question. Part philosophical monograph and part memoiristic meditation, What Art Is challenges the popular interpretation that art is an indefinable concept, instead bringing to light the properties that constitute universal meaning...read more

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9780300174878 | Yale Univ Pr, March 19, 2013, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: What is it to be a work of art?

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9780300205718 | Yale Univ Pr, March 11, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A lively meditation on the nature of art by one of America's most celebrated art critics What is it to be a work of art?

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Product Description: Kalliopi Lemos is a Greek sculptor, painter and installation artist. Lemos’ work explores various themes, of which the narrative of journeys, displacement and the politics of forced migration are central. She has exhibited her work internationally...read more

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9781908966315 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, October 15, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Kalliopi Lemos is a Greek sculptor, painter and installation artist.

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9781906967369 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $82.50
9781906967376 | Signed edition (Distributed Art Pub Inc, January 1, 2011), cover price $230.00

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Product Description: After a successful career in advertising design, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) change course to pursue a career in art. His concerns, however, did not change, remaining centered on the world of consumerism and mass production. This publication illuminates Warhol's early years as a painter and producer of drawings, from 1961 to 1964...read more
By Bernhard Mendes Burgi (contributor), Arthur C. Danto (contributor), Sebastian Egenhofer (contributor), Georg Frei (contributor) and Andy Warhol (other contributor)

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9783775726511 | Hatje Cantz Pub, November 30, 2010, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: After a successful career in advertising design, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) change course to pursue a career in art.

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Hardcover:

9780300135558 | Yale Univ Pr, October 20, 2009, cover price $24.00

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By Marina Abramovic (foreword by) and Arthur C. Danto (contributor)

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9780847833139 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, April 20, 2010, cover price $75.00

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Product Description: A young man arrives in England in the 1930s, knowing few words of the English language. Yet, two years later he writes a successful English book on Chinese art, and within the following decade publishes more than a dozen others. This is the true story of Chiang Yee, a renowned writer, artist, and worldwide traveler, best known for the Silent Traveller series--stories of England, the United States, Ireland, France, Japan, and Australia--all written in his humorous, delightfully refreshing, and enlightening literary style...read more
By Arthur C. Danto (foreword by)

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9780813546933, titled "Chiang Yee: The Silent Traveller from the East" | Rutgers Univ Pr, March 5, 2010, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: A young man arrives in England in the 1930s, knowing few words of the English language.

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Product Description: A study of the philosophical problems associated with the concept of action. Professor Danto is concerned to isolate logically the notion of a 'basic action' and to examine the way in which context and intention, for example, can convert physiological movements into significant actions...read more

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9780521117517 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 30, 2009), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: A study of the philosophical problems associated with the concept of action.

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Product Description: Lynn Saville photographs New York during the time of transition from daylight to night, the fleeting moments when natural light gives way to streetlight, moonlight, window light, and advertisement and surveillance lighting. Subdued tones and shadows reveal a geometry hidden beneath the visual distractions of daylight...read more
By Arthur C. Danto (introduced by) and Lynn Saville (photographer)

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9781580932196 | Monacelli Pr, May 19, 2009, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Lynn Saville photographs New York during the time of transition from daylight to night, the fleeting moments when natural light gives way to streetlight, moonlight, window light, and advertisement and surveillance lighting.

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Product Description: For over a decade, Sachs has pondered the technical ingenuity and romance with the unknown that brought America the Apollo program. This publication documents the culmination of his research: the realization of his own life-size Space Program, comprised of three main sculptural elements (Lunar Module, Mission Control, and Space Suit) and a Flight Plan, all put to use during a live demonstration of a lunar landing...read more
By Buzz Aldrin (contributor), Arthur C. Danto (contributor), Louise Neri (contributor) and Tom Sachs (contributor)

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9780847832262 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, February 24, 2009, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: For over a decade, Sachs has pondered the technical ingenuity and romance with the unknown that brought America the Apollo program.

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Product Description: Featuring a gold embossed cover, this lovely volume was created in collaboration with Deitch Projects, and presents artist Francesco Clemente's portraits of eight contemporary opera stars who figure prominently in the Metropolitan Opera's 2008-09 season: Diana Damrau, Natalie Dessay, Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Susan Graham, Karita Mattila, Anna Netrebko and Deborah Voigt...read more

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9788881586981 | Charta, September 1, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Featuring a gold embossed cover, this lovely volume was created in collaboration with Deitch Projects, and presents artist Francesco Clemente's portraits of eight contemporary opera stars who figure prominently in the Metropolitan Opera's 2008-09 season: Diana Damrau, Natalie Dessay, Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Susan Graham, Karita Mattila, Anna Netrebko and Deborah Voigt.

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Product Description: Essential texts on a legendary twentieth-century artist, including key essays by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Rosalind Krauss, Peter Bürger, Thierry de Duve, and others.Twentieth-century artist Joseph Beuys (1921-1986)―legendary and self-mythologizing, enigmatic and controversial―remains an important influence on artists today...read more
By Arthur C. Danto (foreword by), Nickolas Decarlo (trans), Claudia Mesch (editor), Viola Michely (editor) and Kayvan Rouhani (trans)

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9780262633512 | Mit Pr, October 31, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Essential texts on a legendary twentieth-century artist, including key essays by Benjamin H.
9781845113636 | Gardners Books, June 29, 2007, cover price $33.25 | About this edition: A collection of essays by artists and critics from North America and Europe which foreground the scope of Beuys' work across performance, drawing, painting, sculpture and multiples.

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