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Product Description: Amy Bennett: Small Changes Every Day is the first book on the work of US-born artist Amy Bennett. Working with common themes such as transition, aging, isolation and loss, her work shows the fragility of relationships and people’s awkwardness in trying to coexist and relate to one another...read more
By Eleanor Heartney (contributor)

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9781910433454 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, December 13, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Amy Bennett: Small Changes Every Day is the first book on the work of US-born artist Amy Bennett.

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Product Description: Mira Lehr has been called "the mistress of light" by 60 Minutes correspondent, Morley Safer, "the spiritual heir to O'Keeffe," in the London Times Literary Supplement and "a painter not of this world" by Oxford poet, Kelley Grovier...read more
By Thom Collins (foreword by), Eleanor Heartney and Irving Sandler (contributor)

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9781555953911 | Hudson Hills Pr, July 25, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Mira Lehr has been called "the mistress of light" by 60 Minutes correspondent, Morley Safer, "the spiritual heir to O'Keeffe," in the London Times Literary Supplement and "a painter not of this world" by Oxford poet, Kelley Grovier.

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Product Description: A bilingual, Japanese/English, exhibition catalogue (full color, 134 pages) for Scottish Tokyo-based artist Jack McLean. The publication features essays by the renown art critics / writers: Eleanor Heartney and Edward Madrid Gomez, as well as a commissioned piece of fiction, a short story, “The Unhappy Guest”, authored by Charles Knudsen...read more

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9781503267619 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 18, 2014, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A bilingual, Japanese/English, exhibition catalogue (full color, 134 pages) for Scottish Tokyo-based artist Jack McLean.

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Product Description: Eschewing a trademark style, the common thread through Mel Chin’s practice is his conceptual rigor, thoughtful historicism and concern for social justice. His land-based works such as "Revival Field" from the early 1990s and "Operation Paydirt" (2008–ongoing) garnered significant international press for presenting the science of soil remediation as an art form...read more

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9783775735940 | Hatje Cantz Pub, April 30, 2014, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Eschewing a trademark style, the common thread through Mel Chin’s practice is his conceptual rigor, thoughtful historicism and concern for social justice.

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Product Description: Art & Today is an innovative and extensive survey of international contemporary art from the 1980s to the present. Over four hundred of the most significant contemporary artists from around the world are represented in this comprehensive overview - some emerging, some mid-career, and others long established...read more
By Eleanor Heartney (editor)

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9780714845142 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, March 26, 2008, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: ART & TODAY is the most comprehensive survey of contemporary art of the past three decades.

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9780714866000 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, September 2, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Art & Today is an innovative and extensive survey of international contemporary art from the 1980s to the present.

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Looks at the achievements and influence of twelve contemporary women artists, including Nancy Spero, Judy Pfaff, Ann Hamilton, and Ellen Gallagher.

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9783791347554 | Rev exp edition (Prestel Pub, April 25, 2013), cover price $39.95
9783791337326 | Prestel Pub, May 1, 2007, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Looks at the achievements and influence of twelve contemporary women artists, including Nancy Spero, Judy Pfaff, Ann Hamilton, and Ellen Gallagher.

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Product Description: India, its landscape, architectural splendors, people and customs have long been subjects of fascination for photographers. The exquisite images of the photographer Barbara Macklowe thrust us into a world few have seen or think of as India...read more
By Eleanor Heartney (contributor)

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9781906506292 | Andreas Papadakis Pub, October 25, 2012, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: India, its landscape, architectural splendors, people and customs have long been subjects of fascination for photographers.

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Product Description: Whether using rice, candy, plastic bottles or human hair, Azerbaijani artist Khanlar Gasimov creates deceptively simple installations that charm and disarm simultaneously. Having witnessed tremendous socio-political and cultural transformation in his native country over the last several decades, the artist gravitates towards everyday objects from which he elicits a kind of cultural melancholy...read more
By Khanlar Gasimov (other contributor) and Eleanor Heartney (foreword by)

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9788881588190 | Charta, September 30, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Whether using rice, candy, plastic bottles or human hair, Azerbaijani artist Khanlar Gasimov creates deceptively simple installations that charm and disarm simultaneously.

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Product Description: Known for her life-size sculptures made entirely of beads, Liza Lou has had audiences and critics spellbound since her debut exhibition fifteen years ago. Liza Lou’s sculptures, room-size installations, and performances have been at the center of the art world’s bewilderment and awe since the unveiling of her first masterpiece, Kitchen, in 1996...read more

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9780847834617 | Skira, March 1, 2011, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Known for her life-size sculptures made entirely of beads, Liza Lou has had audiences and critics spellbound since her debut exhibition fifteen years ago.

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Product Description: Claudia DeMonte is an artist, a teacher, a curator, and a collector. She has given each of these simultaneous careers her unfailing attention throughout her adult life. To say she is accomplished in each field is an understatement; in fact, she has excelled in all and has managed to break new ground in each...read more

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9780764950971 | Pomegranate, September 1, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Claudia DeMonte is an artist, a teacher, a curator, and a collector.

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Product Description: Kenneth Snelson's sculpture is a familiar presence in public plazas and museum galleries around the world. Composed of steel or aluminum tubes held together with tension wires, they defy gravity while assuming intricate and evocative configurations that seem to extend impossibly into space...read more

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9781555952433 | Har/com edition (Hudson Hills Pr, May 1, 2009), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Kenneth Snelson's sculpture is a familiar presence in public plazas and museum galleries around the world.

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Product Description: Working at the intersection between nature and technology, Paine creates art that exposes the paradoxes inherent in our relationships with the natural and industrial worlds. Paine's pieces can take the form of startlingly realistic representations of plant life or robotic art-manufacturing machinery, though his best-known sculptures-stainless steel trees installed in natural settings-straddle both approaches...read more

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9783791341378 | Prestel Pub, April 1, 2009, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Working at the intersection between nature and technology, Paine creates art that exposes the paradoxes inherent in our relationships with the natural and industrial worlds.

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Product Description: Zhang Huan (born in China in 1965 and currently living in Shanghai) may be best known for his first performance, which sparked the cancellation of the group show at which it was staged. Of that encounter with China's censorship machinery, he says, "They had me write a self-criticism and pay a fine for my 'misdeed,' promising that the exhibition would be reopened...read more

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9788881586417 | Charta, October 31, 2007, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Zhang Huan (born in China in 1965 and currently living in Shanghai) may be best known for his first performance, which sparked the cancellation of the group show at which it was staged.

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Accompanied by essays from prominent art critics, this companion to a series of major exhibitions delves into the celebrated and prolific works of Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka who, mimicking Japanese woodblock prints, inventively partners east and west, sex, and religion.

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9780811850971 | Chronicle Books Llc, October 12, 2006, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Accompanied by essays from prominent art critics, this companion to a series of major exhibitions delves into the celebrated and prolific works of Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka who, mimicking Japanese woodblock prints, inventively partners east and west, sex, and religion.

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Product Description: This book looks at art and politics from a variety of standpoints, among them, the failures and successes of art and religion, globalism and economics, the dangers posed by paranioa and censorship to our vision of free expression.

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9781889097664 | Hard Pr Inc, February 28, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book looks at art and politics from a variety of standpoints, among them, the failures and successes of art and religion, globalism and economics, the dangers posed by paranioa and censorship to our vision of free expression.

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Product Description: Shortlisted, Fred Whitehead Award for Best Design of a Trade Book, 2006A prolific artist with a prodigious gift for stimulating the creativity of others, James Surls is one of the most important sculptors working in America today...read more

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9780292709928 | Univ of Texas Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Shortlisted, Fred Whitehead Award for Best Design of a Trade Book, 2006A prolific artist with a prodigious gift for stimulating the creativity of others, James Surls is one of the most important sculptors working in America today.

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Product Description: Since 1983, when New York's Percent for Art program was established, some two hundred public artworks have been commissioned, and installed throughout the City's plazas, parks, and buildings. City Art documents the impressive range of Percent for Art projects and their artists - many of whom are internationally well known, including Vito Acconi, Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid, Carrie Mae Weems, and Krzysztof Wodiczko: painters and muralists, multi-media artists, sculptors, landscape artists, photographers, ceramists, mosaicists, artists working with sound, light, and wind...read more
By Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Eleanor Heartney

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9781858942902 | Perseus Distribution Services, May 30, 2005, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Since 1983, when New York's Percent for Art program was established, some two hundred public artworks have been commissioned, and installed throughout the City's plazas, parks, and buildings.

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Product Description: Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Albright-Knox Gallery, and traveling to other venues.

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9781887457026 | Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, January 1, 2005, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Albright-Knox Gallery, and traveling to other venues.

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Three years of work produced over one hundred 50-by-60-inch photographic portraits representing the cultural diversity of this immigrant country, as filtered through the critical lens of Serrano. There are celebrities: Arthur Miller, Snoop Dogg, Anna Nicole Smith, B.B.

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9783822835043 | Taschen America Llc, October 29, 2004, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Three years of work produced over one hundred 50-by-60-inch photographic portraits representing the cultural diversity of this immigrant country, as filtered through the critical lens of Serrano.

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Product Description: The art controversies emerging in the Culture War in the U.S, involved artists from Catholic roots like Mapplethorpe, Serrano, Finley, and Gober; additionally, those who avoided notoriety with responses ranging from belief to outright rejection also reflect a sense of body and sexuality that is distinctly Catholic...read more

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9781877675508 | Midmarch Arts Pr, February 28, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The art controversies emerging in the Culture War in the U.

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Product Description: Since its founding seven years ago by Pace Foods heiress Linda Pace, ArtPace has become one of the premiere foundations for contemporary art. An artist residency program based in San Antonio, Texas, ArtPace's goal is to give artists time and space in which to imagine new ways to work...read more

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9781888302004 | Artpace, March 1, 2003, cover price $29.98 | About this edition: Since its founding seven years ago by Pace Foods heiress Linda Pace, ArtPace has become one of the premiere foundations for contemporary art.

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Product Description: As one of the country's most widely collected and commercially successful contemporary artsis, Aaron Fink has gained recognition through the masterful painting of objects we all know, use, and see daily.

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9781889097619 | Hard Pr Inc, March 1, 2003, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: As one of the country's most widely collected and commercially successful contemporary artsis, Aaron Fink has gained recognition through the masterful painting of objects we all know, use, and see daily.

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