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Product Description: The multitude of mediums and techniques used by Sterling Ruby (born 1972) in his work―ranging from sculpture to collage, installation to painting, ceramics to video and printing―reflects the issues he tackles: the conflict between individual impulses and mechanisms of social control, the coercive function of architectonic space, art as the domain of irrationality, Minimalism and Art Brut, graffiti art, urban violence, desire and pleasure...read more

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9783037643754 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, November 30, 2014, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The multitude of mediums and techniques used by Sterling Ruby (born 1972) in his work―ranging from sculpture to collage, installation to painting, ceramics to video and printing―reflects the issues he tackles: the conflict between individual impulses and mechanisms of social control, the coercive function of architectonic space, art as the domain of irrationality, Minimalism and Art Brut, graffiti art, urban violence, desire and pleasure.

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Product Description: This comprehensive catalogue was published on the occasion of New York–based artist Kelley Walker's (born 1969) solo exhibition at the Paula Cooper Gallery in 2014. The catalogue begins with an essay by noted art historian Robert Hobbs, which examines the technical and conceptual scope of Walker's art...read more
By Robert Hobbs (contributor) and Kelley Walker (other contributor)

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9780975392164 | Paula Cooper Gallery, September 30, 2014, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This comprehensive catalogue was published on the occasion of New York–based artist Kelley Walker's (born 1969) solo exhibition at the Paula Cooper Gallery in 2014.

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Product Description: Since the 1960s, Miami's Rubell family has collected the works of the most relevant contemporary African American artists as an integral part of their broader mission to collect the most interesting art of our time. 30 Americans serves as both the catalogue for their current exhibition of African American art at the Contemporary Art Center New Orleans and a visual record of the Rubell family's diverse collection, which spans genres and generations...read more
By Robert Hobbs (contributor), Glenn Ligon (contributor), Franklin Sirmans (contributor) and Michele Wallace (contributor)

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9780982119594 | 3 expanded edition (Rubell Family Collection, April 30, 2014), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Since the 1960s, Miami's Rubell family has collected the works of the most relevant contemporary African American artists as an integral part of their broader mission to collect the most interesting art of our time.
9780982119556 | 2 expanded edition (Rubell Family Collection, April 30, 2012), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art.

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Product Description: David Altmejd (born 1974) is known for his intricate and highly worked room-size installations and sculptures. Seamlessly moving between a variety of aesthetic modes--from an almost ascetic minimalism in works employing plaster and mirror to works teeming with accumulations of crystals, gold chain, thread, taxidermied birds and animals, among other objects--Altmejd's work offers beautifully wrought meditations on the cycles of life and death, interiority and exteriority, sexuality and spirituality...read more

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9788862083454 | Damiani Editore, April 30, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: David Altmejd (born 1974) is known for his intricate and highly worked room-size installations and sculptures.

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Product Description: Beverly Pepper has spent her lifetime at the forefront of monumental sculpture worldwide. From her first twenty-foot sculpture in Spoleto in 1962 to her four forty-foot columns in the Federal Plaza, New York, her work ranges in varying scales across three continents--many collected here for the first time...read more

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9788857210629 | Skira, October 16, 2012, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Beverly Pepper has spent her lifetime at the forefront of monumental sculpture worldwide.

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Product Description: From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art. Recent New York exhibitions (such as the Harlem Studio Museum's Freestyle and Frequency, or the Renaissance Society's Black Is, Black Ain't) inspired the Rubell family to mount an exhibition of their holdings in this area, reproduced here in 30 Americans...read more

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9780982119518 | Rubell Family Collection, August 31, 2009, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art.

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Product Description: Shonibare employs a wide range of media - sculpture, painting, photography, video and installation pieces - to explore matters of race, class, cultural identity, and history. The artist is best-known for his use of a colourful batik fabric, which, though labeled as 'African', actually originates in Indonesia and was introduced to Africa by British manufacturers via Dutch colonisers in the nineteenth century...read more

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9783791341231, titled "Yinka Shonibare MBE" | Prestel Pub, November 1, 2008, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Shonibare employs a wide range of media - sculpture, painting, photography, video and installation pieces - to explore matters of race, class, cultural identity, and history.

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9780615158273 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, March 1, 2008, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: This first comprehensive monograph on the young New York painter Tom McGrath, whom Artforum called "a painter's painter brimming with the desire to push oil paint to the limit of its descriptive potential," features a thorough analysis of his work by the noted art historian Robert Hobbs, in which Hobbs details McGrath's rethinking of traditional landscape painting...read more
By Robert Hobbs, Tom McGrath (other contributor) and Kevin Zucker

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9780976853374 | Zach Feuer Gallery, February 1, 2008, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This first comprehensive monograph on the young New York painter Tom McGrath, whom Artforum called "a painter's painter brimming with the desire to push oil paint to the limit of its descriptive potential," features a thorough analysis of his work by the noted art historian Robert Hobbs, in which Hobbs details McGrath's rethinking of traditional landscape painting.

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9780847826674 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, October 15, 2004, cover price $75.00

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Product Description: Book by Feldman, Suzanne, Farver, Suzanne, Hobbs, Robert (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780934324267 | Univ of Washington Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by Feldman, Suzanne, Farver, Suzanne, Hobbs, Robert

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Product Description: Facilities increasingly rely on computerized systems to optimize their buildings' systems operation and reduce the costs of maintenance and management. Therefore, facility managers and engineers must rise to the challenge of a new discipline-systems networking and integration-as more and more computerized systems become implemented...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780849306990 | CRC Pr I Llc, September 1, 1999, cover price $172.95 | About this edition: Facilities increasingly rely on computerized systems to optimize their buildings' systems operation and reduce the costs of maintenance and management.

Product Description: Neither entirely Eastern nor definitively Western in its outlook, the work of Hong Kong artists oscillates between these two traditional polarities and shows how postcolonial artistic production is an ongong negotiation of differences, a tentative resolution of contradictions, and an ironic doubling of mainstream strategies that mimic and undermine the established modes...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780295976716 | Univ of Washington Pr, January 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Neither entirely Eastern nor definitively Western in its outlook, the work of Hong Kong artists oscillates between these two traditional polarities and shows how postcolonial artistic production is an ongong negotiation of differences, a tentative resolution of contradictions, and an ironic doubling of mainstream strategies that mimic and undermine the established modes.

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9780295975061 | Univ of Washington Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $22.95

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9780884540793 | Inst of Contemporary Art, June 1, 1995, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This is an example product description.

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9780295964492 | Reissue edition (Univ of Iowa Museum of Art, January 1, 1987), cover price $20.00

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9780801492372 | Reprint edition (Smithmark Pub, September 1, 1983), cover price $5.98

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