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Product Description: Newsweek calls him “exhilarating and deeply engaging.” Time Out New York calls him “smart, provocative, and a great writer.” Critic Peter Schjeldahl, meanwhile, simply calls him “My hero.” There’s no one in the art world quite like Dave Hickey—and a new book of his writing is an event...read more

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9780226333151 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 14, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Newsweek calls him “exhilarating and deeply engaging.

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Product Description: * (in which the author explains why he no longer reads The New York Times)Bestselling author David Shields analyzed over a decade’s worth of front-page war photographs from The New York Times and came to a shocking conclusion: the photo-editing process of the “paper of record,” by way of pretty, heroic, and lavishly aesthetic image selection, pulls the wool over the eyes of its readers; Shields forces us to face not only the the media's complicity in dubious and catastrophic military campaigns but our own as well...read more
By Dave Hickey (other contributor) and David Shields

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9781576877593 | Power House Books, November 10, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: * (in which the author explains why he no longer reads The New York Times)Bestselling author David Shields analyzed over a decade’s worth of front-page war photographs from The New York Times and came to a shocking conclusion: the photo-editing process of the “paper of record,” by way of pretty, heroic, and lavishly aesthetic image selection, pulls the wool over the eyes of its readers; Shields forces us to face not only the the media's complicity in dubious and catastrophic military campaigns but our own as well.

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Product Description: “I read the Melody Maker like Marcel Proust,” says Elizabeth Peyton (b. 1965 in Danbury, CT, USA; lives and works in New York and Berlin). She first attracted attention in the mid-1990s with stylized and idealized portraits of her friends, pop stars, and members of European royal houses...read more

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9783954760763 | Bilingual edition (Distanz Verlag, May 25, 2016), cover price $60.00 | also contains Elizabeth Peyton | About this edition: “I read the Melody Maker like Marcel Proust,” says Elizabeth Peyton (b.
9780847827527 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, November 1, 2005, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A richly illustrated overview of the work of one of America's most notable young artists explores her remarkable and stylish portraits of friends, historical figures, and music celebrities, as well as the inspiration for her paintings, her artistic evolution over the course of a decade, and her work in a variety of media.

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9780373765478, titled "Entangled With a Texan" | Harlequin Books, November 1, 2003, cover price $4.25 | also contains Elizabeth Peyton, Entangled With a Texan | About this edition: Entangled With A Texan by Sara Orwig released on Oct 24, 2003 is available now for purchase.

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Product Description: George Herms: The River Book is the first-ever comprehensive publication on acclaimed and pivotal California assemblage artist George Herms (born 1935). The handsome, two-volume slipcased book covers his earliest works from the 1960s, through his influential assemblages from the 1970s to today, as well as his work on such films as Easy Rider, his set designs for poet and playwright Michael McClure and dancer/choreographer Fred Herko, and his fascinating collaborations with, among others, Diane di Prima and Wallace Berman, for his LOVE Press series of hand-printed books...read more

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9780615953915 | Box edition (Distributed Art Pub Inc, August 31, 2014), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: George Herms: The River Book is the first-ever comprehensive publication on acclaimed and pivotal California assemblage artist George Herms (born 1935).

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Product Description: Following the news of his self-imposed exile from art criticism, Dave Hickey’s newest body of essays questions and challenges the cultural status quo in his trademark witty style.Arguably one of the most astute critics working today, Dave Hickey's multi-decade career as a leading cultural commentator is characterised by his blend of high and mass culture and his fervent critique of the celebrity-driven culture of the art world in the 21st century...read more

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9781905464722, titled "Pirates and Farmers: Essays on the Frontiers of Art" | Ridinghouse, September 1, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Following the news of his self-imposed exile from art criticism, Dave Hickey’s newest body of essays questions and challenges the cultural status quo in his trademark witty style.

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Product Description: The Invisible Dragon made a lot of noise for a little book When it was originally published in 1993 it was championed by artists for its forceful call for a reconsideration of beauty—and savaged by more theoretically oriented critics who dismissed the very concept of beauty as naive, igniting a debate that has shown no sign of flagging...read more

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9780226333182 | Rev exp edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, April 1, 2009), cover price $22.00
9780136913030, titled "Practical Handbook of Solid State Troubleshooting" | Parker, March 1, 1981, cover price $18.95 | also contains Practical Handbook of Solid State Troubleshooting

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9780226333199 | Exp rev re edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 2, 2012), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The Invisible Dragon made a lot of noise for a little book When it was originally published in 1993 it was championed by artists for its forceful call for a reconsideration of beauty—and savaged by more theoretically oriented critics who dismissed the very concept of beauty as naive, igniting a debate that has shown no sign of flagging.

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Product Description: This updated and expanded collection spans the career of renowned American photographer Michael Childers, including many photographs published for the first time. Working mostly with black-and-white film, Childers has captured the icons and legends of popular culture and the art world for decades...read more

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9780615691473 | 2 edition (Small Pr United, September 4, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This updated and expanded collection spans the career of renowned American photographer Michael Childers, including many photographs published for the first time.
9780295983967 | Univ of Washington Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: "Icons and Legends" spans the career of American photographer Michael Childers, including many photographs that are published for the first time.

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Product Description: John Chamberlain rose to prominence in the late 1950s with energetic, vibrant sculptures hewn from disused car parts, achieving a three-dimensional form of Abstract Expressionism that astounded critics and captured the imaginations of fellow artists...read more

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9780892074259 | Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, March 31, 2012, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: John Chamberlain rose to prominence in the late 1950s with energetic, vibrant sculptures hewn from disused car parts, achieving a three-dimensional form of Abstract Expressionism that astounded critics and captured the imaginations of fellow artists.

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Product Description: This fully-illustrated catalogue, featuring an essay by noted critic David Hickey, documents the exhibition Primary Atmospheres: Works from California 1960-1970, on view at David Zwirner in January 2010. The exhibition presented to the New York public a long-overdue survey of the particular kind of minimal work that was made in and around Los Angeles during that decade, work which differentiated itself in its emphasis on surface, synthetic materials, industrial processes, and perception...read more
By Kristine Bell (editor), Dave Hickey and Tim Nye (editor)

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9783869301471 | Steidl / Edition7L, October 1, 2010, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: This fully-illustrated catalogue, featuring an essay by noted critic David Hickey, documents the exhibition Primary Atmospheres: Works from California 1960-1970, on view at David Zwirner in January 2010.

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Product Description: The first major monograph on MacArthur "Genius Grant" recipient JosiahMcElheny. McElheny is a unique figure among artists of his generation: hisprimary medium is glass.  Over the last 15 years he has created anextraordinary body of work exploring the relationship between art, history,and narrative...read more
By Dave Hickey (contributor), Josiah McElheny (editor), Louise Neri (editor) and David H. Weinberg (contributor)

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9780847834150 | Skira, April 20, 2010, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The first major monograph on MacArthur "Genius Grant" recipient JosiahMcElheny.

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Product Description: One of a very few women willing to brave the machismo of New York Abstract Expressionism, Joan Mitchell (1926-1992) today ranks among the best of her generation. And the art market reflects her steady ascent: two years ago Christie's sold a 1971 Mitchell canvas for $7 million, the second-highest sale for a female artist...read more
By Dave Hickey and Joan Mitchell (contributor)

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9783865218360 | Steidl / Edition7L, November 30, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: One of a very few women willing to brave the machismo of New York Abstract Expressionism, Joan Mitchell (1926-1992) today ranks among the best of her generation.

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Product Description: Honorable Mention, Carr P. Collins Award for Best Book of Nonfiction, 2006Grover Lewis was one of the defining voices of the New Journalism of the 1960s and 1970s. His wry, acutely observed, fluently written essays for Rolling Stone and the Village Voice set a standard for other writers of the time, including Hunter S...read more
By Dave Hickey (foreword by)

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9780292722309 | Univ of Texas Pr, August 1, 2009, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Honorable Mention, Carr P.

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Product Description: Discussing Andy Warhol's life, career, and legacy, this work presents the major events, people, works, and moments in the life of one of the most colourful and influential artists of the 20th century.
By Dave Hickey (introduced by) and Phaidon (editor)

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9780714849805 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, March 28, 2009, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Discussing Andy Warhol's life, career, and legacy, this work presents the major events, people, works, and moments in the life of one of the most colourful and influential artists of the 20th century.

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Product Description: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition, we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package. The content remains the same—every Centerfold from every issue. That's over 600 beauties...read more
By Robert Coover, Hugh M. Hefner (foreword by), Dave Hickey (introduced by), Robert Stone and Paul Theroux

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9780811860918 | Chronicle Books Llc, October 4, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition, we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package.

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Product Description: A memoir based on the recently discovered journals of an award-winning poet on the front lines as a member of the Abraham Lincoln brigade in Spain recounts his efforts to counter European fascism, service as an ambulance driver, and efforts to rescue wounded soldiers from the battlefield...read more

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9781595584274 | New Pr, November 11, 2008, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A memoir based on the recently discovered journals of an award-winning poet on the front lines as a member of the Abraham Lincoln brigade in Spain recounts his efforts to counter European fascism, service as an ambulance driver, and efforts to rescue wounded soldiers from the battlefield.

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Product Description: The Los Angeles painter and sculptor Charles Arnoldi has been described as an artist who “draws in space” to create his unique assemblages. Throughout his long career, he has been fascinated with shape and pattern as they apply to advanced formal concerns, from his 1970s paintings made entirely of natural forms to his current work, of which the architect Frank Gehry has said, “the maturing Arnoldi has a secure color sense and the ability to work at large scale as well as to produce tiny, exquisite watercolors...read more
By Gregory Amenoff (contributor), Charles Arnoldi (contributor), Frank Gehry (foreword by), Dave Hickey and Fred Hoffman (contributor)

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9781934435076 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, August 30, 2008, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Los Angeles painter and sculptor Charles Arnoldi has been described as an artist who “draws in space” to create his unique assemblages.

By Dave Hickey (introduced by)

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9783865216212 | Steidl / Edition7L, February 1, 2008, cover price $65.00

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Product Description: Pia Fries (born in 1955 in Beromunster, Switzerland) studied under Gerhard Richter at the Art Academy in Dusseldorf, where she developed her signature style. It is defined by her use of paint as material--rather than letting composition and coloration be the central determinants of the way her canvasses look, she uses textural patterns and crisscrosses to construct and reconstruct them...read more

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9783937572697 | Richter Verlag, October 1, 2007, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Pia Fries (born in 1955 in Beromunster, Switzerland) studied under Gerhard Richter at the Art Academy in Dusseldorf, where she developed her signature style.

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Product Description: Pia Fries combines a gluttonous love of thick paint with an energetic pleasure in driving it across the picture plane, so that one paint cluster leads or smears into another. More recently she has begun to deploy collage elements, heightening this 'pinball' method of composition in which paint dialogues with print...read more

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9783937572710 | Richter Verlag, October 1, 2007, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Pia Fries combines a gluttonous love of thick paint with an energetic pleasure in driving it across the picture plane, so that one paint cluster leads or smears into another.

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Product Description: The abstract art movement Op art came to international attention in the mid-1960s, an era of global social and technological change. The movement, which placed emphasis on viewer perception by exploring optical effects in painting, sculpture and light installation, quickly gained in popularity but met with considerable criticism...read more
By Dave Hickey (introduced by) and Joe Houston

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9781858943893 | Perseus Distribution Services, February 1, 2007, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The abstract art movement Op art came to international attention in the mid-1960s, an era of global social and technological change.

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Product Description: In celebration of Las Vegas's centennial, Greybull Press has put together the ultimate visual tribute to sin city. An exceptional collection of images of the city as seen through the eyes of many of the most important photographers, artists and filmmakers of the past 50 years, it also includes classic archival images that capture the true essence of what makes Vegas the high/low pleasure capital of the world: its entertainers and celebrities, its winners and losers, the dealers, divas, players and dreamers...read more
By Roman Alonso (editor), Noel Daniel (editor), Lisa Eisner (editor) and Dave Hickey (introduced by)

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9780972778886 | Greybull Pr, November 15, 2006, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: In celebration of Las Vegas's centennial, Greybull Press has put together the ultimate visual tribute to sin city.

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Product Description: Starry Eyes: The Art of Jennifer Steinkamp JoAnne Northrup, Dave Hickey, Dan Cameron This monograph celebrates the pioneering work of Jennifer Steinkamp, an artist for the digital age. Steinkamp’s work consists largely of installations, abstract and figurative projections that blur the lines between the virtual and the concrete...read more
By Dan Cameron (contributor), Dave Hickey (contributor) and Joanne Northrup

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9783791335926 | Prestel Pub, August 24, 2006, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Starry Eyes: The Art of Jennifer Steinkamp JoAnne Northrup, Dave Hickey, Dan Cameron This monograph celebrates the pioneering work of Jennifer Steinkamp, an artist for the digital age.

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Product Description: Working within the strict format of the vertical stripe, Tim Bavington explores methods of designing his paintings, from intuition and chance to architectural systems and bar-coding. In recent years his interest has turned to music:
By Tim Bavington (other contributor) and Dave Hickey

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9783865212856 | Steidl / Edition7L, August 15, 2006, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Working within the strict format of the vertical stripe, Tim Bavington explores methods of designing his paintings, from intuition and chance to architectural systems and bar-coding.

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Product Description: Many of today's emerging artists are using portraiture or self-portraiture to explore complex issues of identity. At the same time, these artists are also testing the boundaries of the genre of figurative art. Others are finding success through a renewed attention to classical training in representational art...read more
By Dave Hickey (contributor) and Marc Pachter (foreword by)

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9780295986555 | Natl Portrait Gallery Pubns, July 30, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Many of today's emerging artists are using portraiture or self-portraiture to explore complex issues of identity.

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Product Description: There is perhaps no artist of the 20th century that is as famous and infamous as Andy Warhol.; Warhol Giant Size takes its inspiration from the over-the-top quality of Andy Warhol's life, career, and legacy and in a mammoth format and huge extent depicts, in roughly chronological order, the major events, people, works, and moments in the life of an artist who continues to be endlessly fascinating to those inside and outside of the art world...read more
By Steven Bluttal (editor), Dave Hickey (introduced by) and Phaidon Editors (editor)

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9780714845401 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, March 28, 2006, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: There is perhaps no artist of the 20th century that is as famous and infamous as Andy Warhol.

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